Editorial – Tribune Online https://tribuneonlineng.com Breaking News in Nigeria Today Wed, 21 Oct 2020 09:04:07 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.5.1 https://tribuneonlineng.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/logo.jpg Editorial – Tribune Online https://tribuneonlineng.com 32 32 The assault on Bukola Bello https://tribuneonlineng.com/the-assault-on-bukola-bello/ Wed, 21 Oct 2020 09:01:34 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=382923 Tribune Online
The assault on Bukola Bello

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FOR over a week now, a student of the Tai Solarin University of Education (TASUED) Ijebu- Ode, has reportedly been on the run, in a frantic bid to escape from the long arms of the law after allegedly stabbing his girlfriend, Bukola Bello, a fellow student, in multiple places. According to media reports, the pair […]

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Adepeju: Yet another gang rape https://tribuneonlineng.com/adepeju-yet-another-gang-rape/ Tue, 20 Oct 2020 02:59:28 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=382578 Tribune Online
Adepeju: Yet another gang rape

Adepeju pregnant, RAPE sexual abuse

BARELY a week after we ran an editorial on the menace of sexual violence in the country on the heels of the unfortunate case of Favour Okechukwu who was raped to death by some cold-blooded sexual predators in Ejigbo area of Lagos State,  another  chilling incident has brought us back to the same turf. A […]

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The nomination of Onochie as INEC commissioner https://tribuneonlineng.com/the-nomination-of-onochie-as-inec-commissioner/ Mon, 19 Oct 2020 03:47:16 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=382059 Tribune Online
The nomination of Onochie as INEC commissioner

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FOR an administration that is not exactly lacking in head-scratching decisions, even its most loyal defenders have scrambled to find justification for last week’s nomination of Delta-born Lauretta Onochie as National Electoral Commissioner for the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The MuhammaduBuhari administration had, in a letter dated October 12 2020, and read during plenary […]

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J.P. Clark: A legend departs https://tribuneonlineng.com/j-p-clark-a-legend-departs/ Fri, 16 Oct 2020 00:00:11 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=381146 Tribune Online
J.P. Clark: A legend departs

J.P. Clark, Ogbonnaya Lokoja tanker tragedy, Between Labour and FG, The killing of Sodje, Water Resources Bill, MDAs Edo/Ondo elections, The ordeal of Master Jamilu Aliyu, The attack on Borno governor, Indecorum at public hearings, The drama at NDDC, The case of Omolori, Probing NNPC, Oladipo Akinkugbe, Aso Rock shooting, woodberry, hushpuppi

ON Tuesday, one of Nigeria’s foremost literary writers, John Pepper Bekederemo Clark, Emeritus Professor of Literature, joined his ancestors aged 85. A poet and dramatist par excellence, J.P. Clark as he was fondly called was one of the quartet of pioneer writers, with Christopher Okigbo, Chinua Achebe and Wole Soyinka, who shaped contemporary Nigerian written […]

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Rewarding teachers: Putting the cart before the horse https://tribuneonlineng.com/rewarding-teachers-putting-the-cart-before-the-horse/ Thu, 15 Oct 2020 02:33:21 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=380632 Tribune Online
Rewarding teachers: Putting the cart before the horse

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LAST week, in commemoration of the World Teachers Day, President Muhammadu Buhari approved a special salary scale for teachers in the country. He also increased the service years from 35 to 40. The president, speaking through the Minister of Education, Mr. Adamu Adamu, who represented him at the celebrations in Abuja, said that the implementation […]

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Okemiri Ogbonnaya as a role model https://tribuneonlineng.com/okemiri-ogbonnaya-as-a-role-model/ Wed, 14 Oct 2020 03:40:26 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=380285 Tribune Online
Okemiri Ogbonnaya as a role model

J.P. Clark, Ogbonnaya Lokoja tanker tragedy, Between Labour and FG, The killing of Sodje, Water Resources Bill, MDAs Edo/Ondo elections, The ordeal of Master Jamilu Aliyu, The attack on Borno governor, Indecorum at public hearings, The drama at NDDC, The case of Omolori, Probing NNPC, Oladipo Akinkugbe, Aso Rock shooting, woodberry, hushpuppi

THERE is ability, so goes the saying, in disability.  In Nigeria, as in virtually every country in the world, that dictum has found ample expression in the achievements of people living with disability, be it in economics, the arts, entertainment or contact sports. A number of athletes have brought Nigeria glory in the paralympic games, […]

Okemiri Ogbonnaya as a role model
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The N2.6 billion school feeding scam https://tribuneonlineng.com/the-n2-6-billion-school-feeding-scam/ Tue, 13 Oct 2020 03:52:49 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=379880 Tribune Online
The N2.6 billion school feeding scam

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THE recent disconcerting revelation that a certain sum of N2.6 billion meant for school feeding was traced to private accounts may presumably be taken as the usual narrative of corruption in the country: an alarm that is essentially vacuous, to be heard and done nothing about. Instructively, the alarm came from the Independent Corrupt Practices […]

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The rape, murder of Favour Okechukwu https://tribuneonlineng.com/the-rape-murder-of-favour-okechukwu/ Mon, 12 Oct 2020 01:57:55 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=379562 Tribune Online
The rape, murder of Favour Okechukwu

Favour Okechukwu

WITHOUT doubt, rape and sexual assaults leading to murder have assumed threatening dimensions in the country. Reported cases are burgeoning virtually on a weekly basis. Regrettably, no part of the country is free of this criminal and anti-social conduct and, worse still, the involvement of minors and impressionable kids as victims has also continued to […]

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Paying beneficiaries of social investment funds https://tribuneonlineng.com/paying-beneficiaries-of-social-investment-funds/ Fri, 09 Oct 2020 02:05:46 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=378594 Tribune Online
Paying beneficiaries of social investment funds

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THE twin problems of ineptitude and corruption that have tethered the country and arrested its development came to the fore again with the recent report that beneficiaries of the Conditional Cash Transfer Programme in some states had not been paid for months. As many of the intended beneficiaries in these states protested the government’s failure […]

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As Ondo goes to the polls https://tribuneonlineng.com/as-ondo-goes-to-the-polls/ Thu, 08 Oct 2020 02:00:17 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=378280 Tribune Online
As Ondo goes to the polls

Akeredolu, Ondo polls, NACOMYO

ON Tuesday, ten of the 17 governorship candidates participating in Saturday’s election in Ondo State signed a peace pact to ensure violence-free election, with a promise to accept its outcome. Among the signatories were the candidates of the three major parties participating in the election, namely Rotimi Akeredolu of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Eyitayo […]

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