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Ebola: Nigeria should name a Teaching Hospital after Dr. Stella Adadevoh – Fatai Bakare

October 22, 2014

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How Did Nigeria Quash Its Ebola Outbreak So Quickly? – Katherine Harmon Courage http://emotanglobal.com/2014/10/18/how-did-nigeria-quash-its-ebola-outbreak-so-quickly-katherine-harmon-courage/ Below submitted by a blog regular, Mr. Fatai Bakare about the need for the central government in Nigeria immortalize Dr. Stella Adadevoh’s name for her gallantry in the line of duty, a gallantry that has saved probably thousands of lives and […]

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The Boko Haram’s continued carnage: I weep for my country – Fatai Bakare

April 25, 2014

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1. http://nigeriapoliticsonline.com/pdp-blames-apc-for-nyanya-bomb-attack/ 2. http://nigeriapoliticsonline.com/nyanya-bombings-well-get-over-boko-haram-jonathan/ 3. http://nigeriapoliticsonline.com/boko-haram-abducts-200-girls-from-hostel-in-borno/ 4. http://nigeriapoliticsonline.com/abuja-bombing-speaker-tambuwal-donates-blood-urges-nigerians-to-do-same/     Above are just a few of the daily news on the Boko Haram terrorism on Nigeria, including the unbelievable kidnapping of 200 girls which news got worse with the announcement that only 8 of the girls had not been rescued only to learn that most […]

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Comments on “OLOWO of Owo Sir Olateru-Olagbegi at Igogo Festival (1960s)

April 13, 2013

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The story on IGOGO was posted in the very early hours of yesterday and has actually already attracted readers, although those on the e-list are just being notified.  I’m posting Fatai Bakare’s comments which I believe touch some very important points; my response is also below.  TOLA, Saturday, April 13, 2013.   Fatai Bakare Says: […]

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Again, much thanks on my blog’s second anniversary – Tola Adenle

April 8, 2013

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Although I’ve expressed thanks to all my readers and contributors to emotanafricana.com these past two years, I owe a debt of special gratitude to my contributors and those always sending or phoning from Nigeria and overseas to give me news even though they know that mine is not a news blog. That’s how this blog […]

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Still on Ms. Christiana Mbakwe’s “It’s impossible ‘to not see color’ no matter what Kim Kardashian says”

April 1, 2013

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Fatai Bakare Says: April 1, 2013 at 11:16 am e Dear All, I found the article below from Hoffington UK very interesting and similar in nature to the one from Mrs Mbakwe. Apart from the similarity, another vital lesson is that it is more honourable to quit a position once the policies or procedures attached […]

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Dr. Okonjo-Iweala’s mother could not have been kidnapped because of the oil subsidy payments – Fatai Bakare

December 19, 2012

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There have been wide coverage of the press conference of Dr. Okonjo-Iweala after her mother’s release by the rampaging criminals that have spread fear in Nigeria. The Director of the Economy and Minister of Finance was reported to have attributed her mother’s kidnapping to those who accused her of delaying fuel subsidy payment and for […]

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Buhari at 70: “He can salvage Nigeria”, millions believe

December 18, 2012

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Many good wishes have been pouring into newspapers in Nigeria for retired General Muhammadu Buhari as he turns 70.  While many, especially from non-politicians are very genuine and even nostalgic about what could have been for Nigeria, many from politicians read hypocritical and vacuous.  No matter what, the retired General has reached the landmark three-scores-and-ten, […]

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How d’you solve a problem like Nigeria? – Some comments

October 14, 2012

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Fatai Bakare Submitted on 2012/10/12 at 8:03 pm What would one expect as treatment for a crowd that is supposed to be, say, 50,00o and we have a bloated crowd of one million? We are just deceiving ourselves in the country. I have the feeling that the Saudis know us inside out as far as […]

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“Take America back (9): Obama’s speech at the DNC convention, contd.

September 7, 2012

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          Faith, I don’t want to regard this as one of your usual rib-cracking jokes. Did you post that “We are blessed already with such leaders, we should be praying for God’s direction to give us courage and sincere vision to “follow” without sentiment” Perhaps, I don’t understand your view point […]

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Tia Sharp: Police Apologises for Delay In Finding Body In Case Of Missing 12-Year-Old

August 17, 2012

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The Huffington Post UK/PA  |  Posted: 11/08/2012 16:36 Updated: 11/08/2012 17:24   The title above is from an aol internet story  and the story is brought for the attention of this blog’s Nigerian readers, especially so that we can learn a lesson or two from it that can be emulated by our leaders. No doubt UK Police Force is one […]

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