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Tag Archives: Vanguard

Slaughter of Nigerian Xtians: Pastor Oyedepo invokes God’s wrath on killers’ sponsors; charges followers to fight for their faith

January 13, 2017

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Bishop Oyedepo invokes God’s curses on those fueling Southern Kaduna killings  in this explosive sermon to church members. Read the explosive sermon from [Nigeria’s] Vanguard.   The founder and presiding Bishop of the megachurch, Living Faith Church Worldwide International, Bishop David Oyedepo has invoked God’s curses on those fueling Southern Kaduna killings.   “Lord, if it […]

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Nigeria’s recession: discordant notes from Buhari’s key economic “managers” – Tola Adenle

September 20, 2016

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Discordant – disagreeing; incongruous; and in Music – harsh and jarring due to lack of harmony.   Since August, Kemi Adeosun, the Finance Minister has been spewing ill-digested and, apparently less-understood economic ideas concerning whatever stage Nigeria is supposed to be in as regards the president’s request for “special emergency powers” to tackle the economic situation. […]

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Nasarawa Assembly bans state-owned media outfits from covering activities – See more at: http://www.vanguardngr.com/2013/08/nasarawa-assembly-bans-state-owned-media-outfits-from-covering-activities/ – Vanguard

August 27, 2013

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Lafia – The Nasarawa State House of Assembly on Monday banned media outfits owned by the state from covering its activities. The assembly took the decision because the media organisations demanded payment from the assembly for live coverage of events at the assembly. The assembly took the decision after deliberating on a letter from the […]

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Crunch Time: Gathering the [non-related Northern Nigerian] “Cousins”

June 27, 2013

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“Gathering the Cousins” is a Kole Omotoso title.  Somehow, it seems very apt for this essay.  TOLA. The T.Y. Danjuma effect in Northern Nigeria – Vanguard http://www.vanguardngr.com/2013/06/the-t-y-danjuma-effect-in-northern-nigeria/ THURSDAY, JUNE 27, 2013.  9:06:18 p.m. [GMT] A [could be] Related Story https://emotanafricana.com/2012/01/17/northern-nigeria-plays-dead-mans-hand/ THURSDAY, JUNE 27, 2013.  9:09 p.m. [GMT]

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Retired General Obasanjo acts proxy on Ataoja Tussle – Tola Adenle

December 11, 2012

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After a disgraceful and meddlesome appearance at the ECOWAS meeting on Ghana’s recent election at which retired General Obasanjo tried to push his dexterous and manipulative ways on the body, rGO – yes, that’s the short form I came up for him because of the zillions of times I had to type his name in […]

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Fola Akintunde-Ighodalo: (2 of 3) – “Education, women empowerment and public service” re-echoes in Adamolekun’s keynote 2nd Annual Keynote address

July 8, 2012

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NIGERIAN WOMEN AND NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT:  SOME LESSONS FROM FOLAYEGBE AKINTUNDE-IGHODALO by Professor Ladipo Adamolekun, D. Phil. (Oxon), NNOM. (Independent Scholar) [Paper presented at 2012 Forum in Honour of Chief F. Akintunde-Ighodaloat Yaba College of Technology, Lagos, July 5th 2012] My experience … has filled me with a new courage in the power women can wield […]

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