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October 1, 2017

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NIGERIA: Video [M’óhùn m’áwòrán] on restructuring worth sharing – Afrospace TV

Dear Blog visitors, You’d need to pardon my inability to translate into English Language the address of Peter Ayodele Fayose, one of the state governors in Yoruba’s Southwestern Nigeria homeland at a Summit on Restructuring: The Yoruba Agenda 2017.  The summit was held under the aegis of Atayese, a Yoruba socio-cultural organization,  under the Chairmanship of Elder Statesman, […]

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June 18, 2018

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Nobel Laureate Ṣoyinka to President Buhari: You confuse Nigerians when you honor Abiola in one breath and praise his tormentor in another – Tola Adenle

  Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka [Google Images] At a ceremony at Abuja, Nigeria’s capital on June 12, 2018, President Buhari formally conferred a posthumous national honour of Grand Commander of the Federal Republic (GCFR) – highest award in the country on M.K.O. Abiola, winner of Nigeria’s freest election which saw a Yoruba Moslem from Nigeria’s […]

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June 16, 2018

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Towards a re-negotiation of Nigeria, Aṣiwaju Tinubu (Yoruba), Igbo and Niger-Delta candidates should run for the presidency alongside Buhari – Ẹgbẹ Ọmọ Oduduwa

Map of Nigeria showing major ethnic groups. (1) The Nigerian military declared May 29 as Nigeria’s “Democracy Day” in furtherance of the attempt to scuttle True Federalism in Nigeria; a process earlier embarked upon by the post-independence Central Government through emasculating the Government of Western Region by illegally and Unconstitutionally Declaring a State of Emergency […]

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June 13, 2018

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The new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) – Tola Adenle

The problem brought about by modern media biggies in the misuse of millions of subscribing individuals’ names has led to an awareness of the need to safeguard subscribers’ privacy from misuse. While this blogger is aware of only protectionist mechanism already in the EU, this blog does not have the resources to monitor government requirements […]

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June 10, 2018

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Elections 2019: Yoruba, read Buhari’s hands – Waterways Bill, “federal” government’s funding of State Judiciaries & State Houses of Assembly, et cetera, NOT his lips (MKO-honors) – pathfinderinternational.com

  Muhammadu Buhari’s Administration is proceeding apace with more centralization, to wit, the impending Waterways Bill which gives control of rivers and its banks to the Central Government; the “State Houses of Assembly” Bill which he hurriedly signed even while inviting a large segment of June 12 activists to a ceremony supposedly honoring MKO and […]

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June 7, 2018

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2019 Elections: Buhari goes all out for Yoruba votes: heaps honors galore on Fawehinmi & late Abiola, winner of Nigeria’s freest election – Tola Adenle

M.K.O. Abiola, GCFR, winner of Nigeria’s freest and fair elections, June 12, 1993. Died in detention after drinking a cup of “tea” at Abuja in 1998; present at his death were [then] UN Secretary-General Kofi Anan, a U.S. diplomatic staff from the States Department … [Google Images]   None can or should criticize President Buhari’s […]

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June 5, 2018

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Aṣiwaju Tinubu, victory does not lie in Nigeria’s presidency through new coalition; look to self-determination & autonomy of Nationalities – Lẹ́yẹ Ìgè

REPEAT: A Message for Bola Ahmed Tinubu–In Remembrance of Kudirat by Leye Ige thepathfinderinternational.com. June 05, 2018. [Kudirat Abiola, wife of M.K.O. Abiola, whose mysterious death after drinking “tea” at Abuja where he had been detained by Abacha after winning Nigeria’s freest election. Kudirat, who had become a thorn in the flesh of Abacha’s government, was […]

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June 3, 2018

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Naming children in Yorubaland has gone from adding Christian names to violence against ancestral family names – Bunmi Fátóyè-Matory

Regular readers of this blog will find Ms. Fatoye-Matory’s essay fits in with a popular section here: Yoruba & Other Disappearing Languages. Ms. Fatoye-Matory looks dispassionately at the evil turn that naming kids in Yorubaland has taken and takes readers back to her own colonial brainwashing – by herself, she admits – by adopting an […]

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June 3, 2018

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Is Nigerian government’s new ‘Water Bill’ a central government’s ploy to further unitarism? – Rọpo Ṣekoni

Professor Rọpo Ṣekoni joins others in questioning the rationale behind the new ‘Water Bill’ which will empower “the federal take-over of management of all forms of water: surface and underground” … and wonders if this is not a surreptitious way “to degrade the federating units and reduce them to appendages to the central government.”   Ṣekoni warns that […]

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May 25, 2018

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Nobel Laureate Soyinka calls Benue State killings “ethnic cleansing”; state’s govenor says “ethnic cleansing/Jihad

Funeral procession on May 22 of two Catholic priests and 17 worshippers allegedly killed by Fulani herdsmen in April during a Sunday service.   Nobel laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka has charged President Muhammadu Buhari to cry out for help from the international community to stem the killings by herdsmen which he, yesterday, described as ethnic […]

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May 23, 2018

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NIGERIA: Buhari’s so-so economy, APC’s disunity, desultory govt’s human rights record, dire security/herdsmen situation … make Buhari beatable – Idowu Akinlọtan

The issues that will dominate the 2019 presidential poll are very clear. And they are substantial enough, if well deployed, to vitiate the dominance of the APC. The ruling party is neither united nor even run as a political party. The president’s record on the economy is a mixed grill, partly incompetent and partly chaotic, […]

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