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ATIKU: Nobody should play God

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The book of Esther in the Bible is quite instructive of how God changes situations against man’s expectations. We read how, in a move of divine displacement, Vashti, the Queen, behaved out...

Sun Dec 3rd, 2017     Read More →

The battle to change Africa does not only exist in Africa, says Chude Jideonwo

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Chude Jideonwo and Adebola Williams, StateCraft Inc. co-founders and authors of the new book How to Win Elections in Africa: Parallels with Donald Trump, continued their tour around the United...

Sun Dec 3rd, 2017     Read More →

The contemporary Ife issues: The way forward By Gbenga Adefaye

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Being a paper delivered at the 40th anniversary lecture of Ife Club 25 On November 25, 2017 Protocol. Mr President, Let me start on a note of gratitude, to have been invited to speak to this...

Sun Dec 3rd, 2017     Read More →

2019 Elections: Don says Nigeria lacks politicians of Awo’s virtues

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A Don, Prof Patrick Yalokwu, on Sunday said that the present politicians in the country lacked the virtues of the late Chief Obafemi Awolowo which were selfless service, vision and...

Sun Dec 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Maina derailed when he saw big money — Retirees (2)

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•Harrowing life in retirement: They pay us N1,000 monthly pension, make themselves billionaires from our money Retirees narrate their harrowiong experiences in the concluding part of the...

Sun Dec 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Maina: Malami, Oyo-Ita, Magaji and the blame game

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By Emman Ovuakporie Abdulrashid Maina, one-time celebrated technocrat, fights for survival as corruption haunts him. It’s a case of the hunter becoming the hunted after Maina, in 2009-2013,...

Sun Dec 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Ogun police foil robbery, kill two suspects during gun battle

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BY Evelyn Usman A seven-man robbery gang that stormed Dangote Cement company in Ibeshe area of Ogun State in the early hours of yesterday, engaged some policemen who stood in their way in a gun...

Sun Dec 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Amosun Mourns Former Foreign Affairs Minister, Olu Adeniji

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Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, has described the death of former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Olu Adeniji, as a great loss to Nigeria and the international...

Sun Dec 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Mt. Jieawowrrar Church, at 40, donates to charity

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The celebrations of the 40th anniversary of The Holy Mount Jieawowrrar Spiritual Church has commenced at the church’s headquarters at Ikosa Quarters, Odogbolu, Ogun...

Sun Dec 3rd, 2017     Read More →

‎Yuletide: NUPENG sets up Taskforce against reckless driving

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – Peeved by complaints about the excesses of some petroleum tanker drivers especially during festive seasons, the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers...

Sat Dec 2nd, 2017     Read More →

Cowbellpedia commended for demystifying mathematics

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The National Examination Council (NECO) has commended Promasidor Nigeria Limited for stimulating the interest of Nigerian students in Mathematics through the Cowbellpedia Secondary Schools...

Sat Dec 2nd, 2017     Read More →

Residents protest Ikorodu/Sagamu bad road

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Hundreds of protesters from Ita Sanni, Gbaga, Ogijo, Odogunyan, Agbede, 1st Gate, Okegbegun and Ikorodu in Lagos and Ogun states, yesterday, trooped to the streets protesting the deplorable...

Sat Dec 2nd, 2017     Read More →

[email protected]: A golden celebration

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Ancient city Omu-Aran, the headquarter of Irepodun Local Government Area of Kwara State was agog with galaxial activities from Nov. 8 – 12, 2017 when Government Secondary School, Omu-Aran...

Sat Dec 2nd, 2017     Read More →

Naira appreciated by 30.3% against dollar in 10 months

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The naira has appreciated by 30.3 per cent since February when the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) began its aggressive interventions at the foreign exchange market, newsmen report. The Nigerian...

Fri Dec 1st, 2017     Read More →

16 evicted leaving 25 for final of Queen Moremi Ajasoro pageant

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Sixteen out of the 41 candidates undergoing training for the final of the Queen Moremi Ajasoro (QMA)beauty pageant have been evicted from their training camp in Il-Ife, Osun. The Ambassador of the...

Fri Dec 1st, 2017     Read More →