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Again, Obasanjo’s sermon on Nigeria – Perspectives by Abiodun Komolafe

Nigeria’s former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, will not stop amazing Nigerians! In yet another in the series of what could be described as ‘speaking truth to power’, Obasanjo recently berated the Muhammadu Buhari-led administration for mismanaging the country’s diversity. According to him, “old fault lines that...

Five years on: are things getting better or worse for Nigerians under President Buhari? – Uche Igwe delivers damning verdict from UK

Last week, during a retreat to assess his stewardship, Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari took to the podium to declare that his administration has made progress in all fronts to improve the quality of life of his...

From Jonathan to Buhari: why our ‘messiahs’ fail us – Perspectives by Fredrick Nwabufo

Just like yesterday on March 10, 2010, Nigerians bent the capricious hand of kismet and rose against the pirating of the presidency. Nigerian libertarians, in their hundreds, converged on the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and marched...

The hypocrisy of Igbo political leaders – Perspectives by Fredrick Nwabufo

The so-called Igbo struggle is an enterprise. Individuals from the south-east, who find themselves in position of political influence, hawk the ‘’Igbo agitation’’ as merchandise in self-seeking ventures. These politicians pursue personal gains robed in the...

Aisha Buhari writes emotional letter to Nigerians after medical treatment in UAE: I am glad to be alive

I want to use this opportunity to thank all Nigerians for their prayers and well wishes while I was away for medical treatment in the United Arabs Emirates (UAE). I am well now and fully recovered...

Read Joe Biden’s speech to the 2020 Democratic National Convention

Below is Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden's speech to the 2020 Democratic National Convention as prepared for deliveryGood evening.Ella Baker, a giant of the civil rights movement, left...

Read Michelle Obama’s fiery speech at Democratic National Convention

Good evening, everyone. It’s a hard time, and everyone’s feeling it in different ways. And I know a lot of folks are reluctant to tune into a political convention right now or to politics in general....

IMF economists on dominant currencies and the limits of exchange rate flexibility

By Gustavo Adler, Gita Gopinath and Carolina Osorio BuitronFaced with an unprecedented shock of collapsing global demand and commodity prices, capital outflows, major supply chain disruptions and a generalized drop in global trade, many emerging markets...

Why is there no outrage over the iniquity at NDDC from Asari Dokubo, Edwin Clark and ND Avengers? Perspectives by Fredrick Nwabufo

There is no executive or administrative corruption without civil partnerships. What we often see on the surface as corruption in government agencies is deeply tap-rooted -- with connectors to social crusaders, polemists, activists and civic groups....

Nigeria presidency issues statement saying President Buhari still in control of the country

Garba Shehu, a Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari, explained in his statement on behalf of the presidency that Mr. Buhari was still in charge of Nigeria. He wrote.The Presidency wishes...

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