February 23, 2017

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What happens if Muhammadu Buhari doesn’t return to Nigeria? – ibtimes.co.uk/Ludovica Laccino

  Nigerians are becoming increasingly concerned with the health of their head of state, MuhammaduBuhari, who has been on medical leave in the UK for more than a month. In spite of the presidency’s efforts to dismiss allegations the 74-year-old leader is severely ill or even dead, fears that Buhari might no longer be able to lead the country are […]

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February 23, 2017

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Nigeria:Sanusi Part of Nigeria’s Problem – S.B. Falẹgàn

  S.B. Falegan Following the lecture allegedly given by the Emir of Kano and former governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Alhaji Sanusi, I am reluctantly compelled to send this rejoinder on what Emir Sanusi, former Central Bank of Nigeria, boss was alleged to have written as a solution to the current recession facing Nigeria, […]

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February 22, 2017

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Nigeria, World’s highest cassava producer, imports gari from India! -Sola Adeniyi

INDIAN GARRI BEING SOLD IN NIGERIAN SUPERMARKETS! I would like to ask: how much were you paid in bribe? Is this how far we are mentally bankrupt?   This is sincerely an absurdity of monumental proportion and a shame! Nigerian government and regulatory agencies (if they still exist) should cover their faces in shame. I […]

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February 15, 2017

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USA: “Celebrate Menafee for courage; Yale for good sense, and America for hope”!

“THAT THING’S COMING DOWN TODAY”! – Corey Menafee A 2016 story from America, though late, is very worth sharing especially with it ending in positive ways all around. It’s a retold story for which I must thank one of this blog’s active participants, Mr. Tao, who sent me the announcement of the rehire of Menafee […]

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February 14, 2017

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Nigeria: “Fortunately … the Buhari presidency has no ideological conviction to recant, no lofty admin. height to fall from …”- nothing to lose – Tola Adenle

FROM THIS: God willing, I will cast my presidential vote for retd. General Buhari and that is more than a personal quantum leap. As recently as before the 2007 (s)elections sealed whatever shot retd. General Obasanjo (rGO) might have had at statesman-hood, I had wondered aloud in my rested weekly essays for this paper [The […]

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February 11, 2017

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Nigeria/Ho-hum (2): It’s another EFCC discovery from NNPC $20 billion fraud – a $37.5m Lagos oil minister’s home!

$20bn NNPC fraud: EFCC discovers Diezani’s $37.5m Lagos mansion – Punch/Eniola Akinkuotu The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has discovered a $37.5m (N11.75bn) luxury high-rise building on Banana Island, Ikoyi, Lagos, allegedly belonging to the embattled former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke. This is just as the EFCC revealed on Friday that it discovered $9.3m […]

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February 11, 2017

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Nigeria: Ho-hum, just another former top govt official’s hidden $9.8 m at a Kaduna slum house!

Nigerians may be the world’s most abused citizens by its government top civil servants and political office holders but strange, bizarre and obscene as the country’s corruption has become, the depths of the depravity of these agents of the country’s destruction, seem still  unplumbed. One of the country’s crime-fighting agencies, the EFCC, announced Friday the […]

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February 6, 2017

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Yoruba Aṣọ Òkè: 2017 Òjé- Ibadan & Òjé-Ẹdẹ Market Days – Tola Adenle

Hi, Friends, Here are the schedules for the two main Yoruba  Aṣọ Òkè markets for this New Year. The first of two market days for February at the Ibadan market took place today, and with my return to Ibadan recently, I’m able to finally present the annual list which is a very popular feature on this […]

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February 6, 2017

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Here Nigeria goes again as President Buhari’s “medical check-up” extends indefinitely abroad – Tola Adenle

A sense of deja vu is all over Nigeria now as a press statement announces that Buhari’s medical vacation which was supposed to see him back at his desk today, Monday, February 6 was postponed indefinitely. While the word “indefinitely” was not used in the statement, the president is reported to have completed “medical tests” whose results […]

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February 3, 2017

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