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Buhari: Gen Paul Tarfa’s testimony

Buhari: Gen Paul Tarfa’s testimony

Let me dedicate the column this week to the opinions of two people from different sides of the divide.  One is Major General Paul Tarfa (retd), who was military administrator of Lagos State in the late 1970s, and later, Commandant of the Nigerian Def[...]

Jega, Nigerians, parties and March 28

Jega, Nigerians, parties and March 28

When the general elections were postponed from February 14/February 28, 2015 to March 28/April 11, 2015, somebody did ask a question: Would Professor Attahiru Jega, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), the Federal Government and the [...]

Of health challenges and obscene land grab

Of health challenges and obscene land grab

Every (one) day nearer the 2015 presidential elections postponed till March 28, public attention gets more focused on the leading contenders for the splendour of Aso Rock, President Goodluck Jonathan of the PDP, and his All Progressives Congress chal[...]

Obasanjo’s free fall

Obasanjo’s free fall

It would appear that George Walker Bush, immediate past president of the United States, had General Olusegun Obasanjo in mind when he counseled against former presidents, running down their successors. But he did not. He only spoke as a statesman, wh[...]

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