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The murder of Deborah Yakubu

IN a most chilling act of cold-blooded murder, Deborah Yakubu, a Christian and  a 200 level student of Home Economics at the Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto, Sokoto State, was killed recently by some of her Muslim classmates,…

Deborah, ignorance and the North 

Some weeks ago, I got into a simple analysis with a very senior journalist. I was complaining about the increasing number of northern children in alms begging down South. I told him I was worried that the leaders of the region…

The North’s tadpoles and Deborah Yakubu

A Sokoto mob on Saturday violently protested against justice for Deborah Yakubu who was murdered by her schoolmates in broad daylight. They wanted her suspected killers released without trial. The mob thought the state did not owe the…

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