Opinions – Tribune Online https://tribuneonlineng.com Breaking News in Nigeria Today Sat, 15 Feb 2020 19:39:00 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.3.2 https://tribuneonlineng.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/logo.jpg Opinions – Tribune Online https://tribuneonlineng.com 32 32 118125416 Arthur Nwankwo: A tribute https://tribuneonlineng.com/arthur-nwankwo-a-tribute/ Sun, 16 Feb 2020 02:11:17 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=295475 Tribune Online
Arthur Nwankwo: A tribute

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I mourn the passing away of a friend. I mourn the departure to the world beyond of a great soul who was a believer of the Nigerian Project. Yes, my friend, Arthur Agwuncha Nwankwo, is dead. He has gone to the world beyond. I met Arthur for the first time in 1973. I had heard […]

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UI VC at 62: Toast to a witty bibliophile https://tribuneonlineng.com/ui-vc-at-62-toast-to-a-witty-bibliophile/ Sun, 16 Feb 2020 02:02:56 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=295473 Tribune Online
UI VC at 62: Toast to a witty bibliophile

ONE of the major lessons life has taught me is that human beings can be so complex, unpredictable and at times, vicious. One needs the grace of God to be able to survive and succeed in life. In my life, I have never killed a fowl, I can’t kill it, I will be shaking, let […]

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Insecurity: Where do we go from here? https://tribuneonlineng.com/insecurity-where-do-we-go-from-here/ Fri, 14 Feb 2020 02:16:27 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=294670 Tribune Online
Insecurity: Where do we go from here?

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Have you watched the video clips of the gruesome execution of Lawan Andimi and Roypvil Dalyep by Boko Haram? Have you ever imagined what it feels like to take one’s loved ones away with hopes of reuniting with them waning with each passing day? Have you for once paused to ponder the pains and the […]

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Truth on APC: Fayemi’s uncanny courage https://tribuneonlineng.com/truth-on-apc-fayemis-uncanny-courage/ Fri, 14 Feb 2020 02:15:23 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=294665 Tribune Online
Truth on APC: Fayemi’s uncanny courage

APC, PDP, defect Bauchi

THE governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi stirred the hornet’s nest in an interview he granted Daily Trust Newspaper at the weekend when he spoke inconvenient truth about the state of affairs in the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. Expectedly, Fayemi drew the ire of some who expected every partyman to enlist in the […]

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Perpetrators can stop sexual harassment https://tribuneonlineng.com/perpetrators-can-stop-sexual-harassment/ Wed, 12 Feb 2020 23:30:18 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=294318 Tribune Online
Perpetrators can stop sexual harassment

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Last week, speaking during an interview in the New York Times’ podcast, ‘The Daily’, to the journalist Megan Twohey, who broke the Weinstein story with fellow reporter Jodi Kantor in September 2017, Harvey Weinstein’s defense attorney Donna Rotunno glibly claimed that she has never been a victim of sexual assault, In her words, “because I […]

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Gambia, another theatre of absurdity https://tribuneonlineng.com/gambia-another-theatre-of-absurdity/ Wed, 12 Feb 2020 23:20:15 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=294332 Tribune Online
Gambia, another theatre of absurdity

THE ongoing political crisis in The Gambia should be of concern to an average Nigerian for so many reasons. Nigeria as a nation deployed enormous resources in the installation of the present democratic government in the country. Again, there is a large number of Nigerian immigrants in the country. In actual fact, retail and wholesale […]

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Revisiting sexual exploitation in corporate Nigeria https://tribuneonlineng.com/revisiting-sexual-exploitation-in-corporate-nigeria/ Wed, 12 Feb 2020 17:55:17 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=294421 Tribune Online
Revisiting sexual exploitation in corporate Nigeria

Sexual exploitation of females is a  familiar syndrome in the context of the Nigerian corporate space. It is becoming a norm which sets a narrow boundary between actual professional industry and mediocrity. Meanwhile, the corporate Nigeria is known for its strict recruitment and work policies which seemingly create a wide web of positive impressions from […]

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The rise of Nigeria’s invisible bank https://tribuneonlineng.com/the-rise-of-nigerias-invisible-bank/ Tue, 11 Feb 2020 23:35:31 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=293856 Tribune Online
The rise of Nigeria’s invisible bank

In a world of digital banking and with innovation and technology positioning itself as the future of payments, there areseveral opportunities for organizations to solve some of the world’s biggest challenges and enhance large scale productivity. Digital banking in Nigeria has evolved significantly and have become an important part of our daily activities, driving e-commerce, […]

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Amotekun and quest for centrifugal federalism https://tribuneonlineng.com/amotekun-and-quest-for-centrifugal-federalism/ Tue, 11 Feb 2020 23:31:18 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=293855 Tribune Online
Amotekun and quest for centrifugal federalism

Amotekun, Oyetola, FG

Long before we offered Amotekun, aka Leopard, a visa to relocate from the jungle and be our guest here among human beings, Major General Muhammadu Buhari had taken the unprecedented step to bring in predatory beasts into our conversation. In 2012 as he inconsolably nursed a defeat in the previous year’s ballot as presidential candidate […]

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Stigmatisation kills rape victims https://tribuneonlineng.com/stigmatisation-kills-rape-victims/ Mon, 10 Feb 2020 23:20:30 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=293415 Tribune Online
Stigmatisation kills rape victims

Sexual predation, rape, sexual abuse

Rape is like an evil wind that blows no one any good. For the victim, it leaves hurtful memories that last for life; while for the society, it leaves a stench of evil on it. The consequences go beyond the barefaced results to entrench bad socio-cultural norms, normalising evil. The rate at which young females […]

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