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DNA: The best female president Nigeria never had

By Dele Akinola   Honour, discipline, incorruptibility, patriotism and courage all ran, simultaneously, in her DNA, yes in DNA – Dora Nkem Akunyili. Reigning female world leaders like Angela Merkel…

The notional return of charges for ATM transactions

The notional return of charges for ATM transactions

In the backdrop of widespread criticism that trailed the re-introduction of charges on Remote-On-Use ATM withdrawals by the Central bank of Nigeria (CBN), Boniface Chizea, a Financial Consultant, asserts that…

Understanding the OOU crisis

One does not need a star-gazer to know that it is the elements within the political opposition that are responsible for the violent protests by some students of  the Olabisi…

Ribadu’s volte-face

By Azuh Amatus Sincerely, I never wanted to comment or dabble into discussions surrounding the recent defection of former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mallam Nuhu…

Adadevoh: Portrait of selfless service

By Ayo Oyoze Baje “We’ve all lost an outstanding person; a professional of thoughtfulness, ability, diligence and application. Ameyo had one of the sharpest minds you’d ever meet. She was…

Boko Haram and the U.S elusive presence

Boko Haram and the U.S elusive presence

Onyiorah Chiduluemije Paschal, a public affairs commentator ponders why the involvement of the military forces of the United States and her allies in Nigeria’s fight against insurgency has failed to…

Balancing the tripodal power equation in Abia

By  Eddie Onuzuruike   THE CREATION of Abia State on August 27th, 1991, was not an accident.  It  wasout of genuine need coupled with the love of freedom,  equity, justice…

2015: Classifics of Delta Guber race – 1

By Swill Mavua   Delta State is a microcosm of Nigeria in all ramifications; as such, it takes a proper understanding of the different peoples and varied cultures to be…

Kudos to Prof Ayatse, Vice Chancellor, UST Dutsin-ma

Federal University of Science and Technology Dutsin-ma in Katsina State is one of the six universities established under the ongoing administration as was directed by President Goodluck Jonathan. After its…

Of APGA and rancorous turncoats

By Okechukwu Anarado   There a tendency for the size of the electioneering that delivered Chief Willie Obiano as Anambra State Governor in 2013 obscure today’s political realities in the…

Ebola syndrome:The way out

Ebola syndrome:The way out

With each passing period the known world had been encompassed with one calamity after the other. Yesterday it was bubonic plague in Europe, then yellow fever, malaria, HIV/AIDS, and today…

In times like this

By Emmanuel Tyokumbur Nigeria, our beloved country is facing a lot of challenges that will certainly be overwhelmed with time. That much is what we optimist and believers in the…

Israel; between winning the battle and losing the war

By Yinka Salaam Israel has never had it this bad fighting Hamas and killing Gazans. It “won” the battle by killing many more Gazans this time than it did in…

Delta guber 2015

By Fred Latimore Oghenesivbe Delta State is like a “Democratic Kingdom” which has three ruling houses, one to produce the king each time the stool is vacant. Normally, each ruling…

Re: Parents of FGC Warri students groan under illegal fees

Our attention has been drawn to the above article published in your newspaper on 8th August, 2014 and having read same, wish to react as follows.  Firstly, we wish to observe…

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