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COVID-19: Now, Everybody Is Back Home

EVERYONE, worldwide, is scared and helpless. An American comedian tweeted two weeks ago that “a lot of people are fleeing ...
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Who is a perfect leader?

“If I had eight hours to cut a tree, I would spend six hours sharpening my axe.” – Abraham Lincoln ...
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Leaders are lifelong learners: Not a mere slogan

Each time I look at most of those leading us in Nigeria at the highest level in the realm of ...
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The corona laws (2)

We are now in a lockdown, no thanks to COVID 19. The President issued the directives in his nationwide broadcast ...
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Buhari

Youths lament exclusion from Buhari’s ministerial list

YOUTHS under the aegis of Youth Initiative for Advocacy, Growth & Advancement (YIAGA) on Tuesday, lamented their exclusion from President, ...
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Naira Marley as template of a failed nation

I accept friend requests of people younger than I am after taking a trip to their walls on Facebook. If ...
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As the world battles COVID-19, Nigerians confront COVIK 4-1-9

Amid mounting panic and uncertainties over the ravages of COVID-19 worldwide, Nigerians are wracked by the double whammy of disabling ...
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Beyond Fayose: The future of Ekiti

I spent the better part of last Tuesday, October 16, focusing on developments in Ekiti State. It was the day ...
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skills, insurance, life insurance, travel, equity, woman, risk management

Fintech and password security

Fintech is a “new” concept and popular buzz word these days. But what does it mean? How will it affect ...
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The perfect storm and the re-alignment of global economic power

The novel coronavirus pandemic has turned our world upside down. It is the ultimate “perfect storm”. Evolutionary biologists tell us ...
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Hakeem Odumosu: The cop that defines

THE world would not be the same after coronavirus, and Nigeria definitely is part of that global community that the ...
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Are you practising misandry?

Are you a misandrist or a feminist? How would you tell the difference? Almost everyone knows what misogyny is and ...
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Emphasis on social distancing

SAMPLE 1: “On his Instagram page, he reached out to the people of Iwo, Osun and Nigeria at large, emphasizing ...
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Coronavirus: Ekiti govt imposes 12-hour curfew daily for 14 days

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has announced 12-hour dusk to dawn curfew in the state as part of measures ...
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Yemisi mother

Re: Where is my Mummy?

Kemi, your case is very simple. All you need do is to send your mum’s details if you have any  ...
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Yemisi mother

Re: I want to end it all!

Olufunso,I will advise you to approach the Pastoral team for a job and a house. Also, you can either file ...
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COVID-19: Matters arising

Coronavirus remains the rave of the moment and the talk of the whole wide world. The cause of the virus ...
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separation of powers, traditional rulers, traditional ruler, independence, border closure, benin, rice, xenophobic attacks, Obasanjo, money laundering
The role of traditional rulers – Sanusi the genius: A case study (2)
LAST week, I commenced a discussion on the concept of traditional rulership in the pre-colonial and colonial Nigeria, the legitimacy ...
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The People’s Republic: How they rule

DURING the count, any person who was unable to produce his current tax receipt was disqualified from voting at the ...
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Don’t give up in battle, keep your fight on

We are living in tough times especially at this time of the pandemic of Coronavirus. The situation looks grim and ...
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COVID-19: It has come, it will pass

A scientist who worked late in the laboratory went into a walk-in freezer to get some stuff and, unintentionally, closed ...
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COVID-19: Why FG needs to rescue its domestic carriers

There is an imminent trouble waiting to burst in the country’s aviation sector for obvious reasons traced to the deadly ...
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COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19 pandemic: Six long-term lessons

THE following are six important lessons that we Muslims can learn from the raging COVID-19 pandemic. The lessons are enduring ...
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Fiction, faction and presidential marabouts as COVID-20

In discussing the above, permit me to begin from a seemingly intangible occurrence that happened during the week that just ...
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Let’s crash this culture

A sister just left our parish and RCCG completely. She is a spiritual mother of sort. Her sudden absence at ...
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Shehu Garba heaps garbage on history

There is an interesting read featuring Hillary Clinton’s rebranding, as Hillary 2.0, by R. Emmet Tyrrell Jr. The compendium of ...
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building

Industrialist canvasses for low cost of building materials

THE need to facilitates a conducive environment where ease of doing business would be enhanced has been canvassed by industrialist, ...
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Wale Adebanwi on Mama HID (63)

WHILE her children and grandchildren were meeting in Efunyela Hall, someone suggested that H.I.D should go to Efunyela Hall to ...
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Dayo Abatan at 79

ON May 15, Chief Dayo Abatan will turn 79. Dayo is one of my very close friends. We are also ...
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Wale Adebanwi on Mama HID (62)

PUNCTUALITY, THE “DISEASE” OF THE conscientious, was still “tormenting” HID at 99. Almost nine decades of “setting forth at dawn” ...
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Kwame Nkrumah: 46 years after

ON this day, 46 years ago, the torch-bearer of African revolution, Kwame Nkrumah, died in Bucharest, Romania. He was said ...
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Wale Adebanwi on Mama HID (61)

WHILE all the adherents of the Awolowo were feuding, the dominant conservative coalition which had ruled Nigeria in one guise ...
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Sacrifice

The accented sacrifice and other distractions

Globally, it is the stock in trade of administrations to find the right bones to throw at the mob to ...
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DRUM DIALOGUES: Master Drummer and The Accompaniments

DRUM DIALOGUES: Master Drummer and The Accompaniments

Drum dialogue occurs between the lead drummer and the other drummers in the ensemble, and also, between lead drummer and ...
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