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Can evil triumph over good? (8)

Can evil triumph over good? (8)

If any government should be blamed for Nigeria’s backwardness it is the civilian governments that have gov­erned this country since the end of the civil war, particularly in the period between 1999 and 2015 when the nation earned huge revenue from oi[...]
Shettima and the Financial Times Girl

Shettima and the Financial Times Girl

TODAY, let’s remember all those heroes perse­cuted, martyred, lampooned, criticised, chastised for predicting doom, for challenging orthodox thinking, for saying truth that sounded like false­hood, for shifting the paradigm. They include prophets, pr[...]
The kettle and the pot

The kettle and the pot

So after twelve years of existence, during which time every imaginable act of corruption have multiplied beyond imagination, the books of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) are set to be examined. It’s about time. To allow such a sen[...]
Portrait of Nigeria’s  “new” democrat

Portrait of Nigeria’s “new” democrat

By now, it should be unduly repetitive, recalling how, many centuries ago, ancient philosophers defined democracy as government of the people, by the people and for the people. But in view of former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s latest claim, when so[...]

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