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Reflecting On The Choice Of Saraki As DG Of Atiku’s Campaign

Reflecting On The Choice Of Saraki As DG Of Atiku’s Campaign

🕔15:12, 17.Oct 2018

APC and President Buhari without much achievements are looking to ambush PDP into a melee in which the essence of the campaign will be lost and people’s attention will be diverted from discussing relevant issues and asking questions.

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PDP Presidential Primary: A Post-Convention Review

PDP Presidential Primary: A Post-Convention Review

🕔10:19, 15.Oct 2018

In project management, a Post-Implementation Review (PIR) follows the completion of a project to evaluate if project objectives were achieved, effectiveness and lessons for the future. This is one differentiator of successful project managers/managers/administrators from the pack. However, in the Nigerian project, we often tend to overlook positive developments. We often take progress for granted. We fail to evaluate and study successes but tend to focus more on failures and in the process, we easily forget and fail to learn and internalize success factors.

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Why I Tipped Mr Peter Obi as Running Mate To Alhaji Atiku Abukakar on June 23, 2018

Why I Tipped Mr Peter Obi as Running Mate To Alhaji Atiku Abukakar on June 23, 2018

🕔18:33, 13.Oct 2018

I tipped Mr Peter Obi as the running mate to Alhaji Atiku Abubakar who was basically the only viable and formidable presidential candidate I could see as far as choice of presidential…

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Lagos Politics, Ambode, Tinubu and Godfatherism: The Coup

Lagos Politics, Ambode, Tinubu and Godfatherism: The Coup

🕔13:36, 3.Oct 2018

Ambode is politically naive and docile. I am eagerly awaiting a bombshell from him in which he will reveal how he offended Tinubu. In the West, a tell all book will be expected and publishers

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#NigeriaAt58: Let us ‘mark’ not ‘celebrate’ Independence Day

#NigeriaAt58: Let us ‘mark’ not ‘celebrate’ Independence Day

🕔13:27, 3.Oct 2018

–ThankGod Ukachukwu,  Nigeria is 58 years and it has celebrated independence day with fanfare at the nation and state capitals since independence in 1960. I recall with nostalgia how as school kids in primary and secondary school we march at

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Nigeria In Decline: Dashed Hopes, HSBC And Presidential Melee

Nigeria In Decline: Dashed Hopes, HSBC And Presidential Melee

🕔07:46, 19.Sep 2018

A review of news pertaining to Nigeria in leading international media depicts that all is not well with Nigeria, a country in decline and in need of redemption. On the pages of New York Times, DW Germany, The Guardian UK, The Economist, Financial Times of UK,  CNN, basically all major Western mainstream media with articles on Nigeria, top on the list is insecurity and more recently the economy has taken front burners. In September 2018, Nigerians became aware of a report by a multinational banking and financial services company HSBC released in July 2018.

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Let Us Not Dismiss PACT: They Are The Future

Let Us Not Dismiss PACT: They Are The Future

🕔02:53, 12.Sep 2018

In 2018, Nelson Chamisa aged 40 could have become the Macron of Africa. Could still be. He almost won Zimbabwe presidential election. Nelson Chamisa 40 (2.1m – 44%) almost defeated Emmerson Mnangagwa…

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Lion Of Burdillion Versus Waziri Ilorin: Battle Of Titans And Salient Issues

Lion Of Burdillion Versus Waziri Ilorin: Battle Of Titans And Salient Issues

🕔13:43, 3.Sep 2018

At this auspicious moment in the chronicles of the current dispensation of the fourth republic has the saying; “those who live in glass houses should not throw stones”; been truer. Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has been very vocal since the gale of defection of prominent figures hit the All Progressive Congress. As the national leader of the party and one who is known to be very circumspect in utterances on political issues, he has thrown caution to the winds, released a statement, “They Go Away Because We Go the Right Way” and has made many vituperation on different political podiums and gatherings. One wonders why the sudden rampant howling, one which smacks of extreme desperation and impetuousness. One may think that his obstreperousness in the face of the departure of powerful politicians like the Senate President Dr Bukola Saraki was of an altruistic inclination for the progress of his people and that of Nigeria given his history as a pro-democratic advocate before the convenient marriage of strange bedfellows in the sinking APC which delivered victory in the polls in 2015, but his grandstanding has been exposed in the face of the clash of the titans as hogwash.

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PIGB: President Buhari’s Withdrawal of Assent is Heartbreaking

PIGB: President Buhari’s Withdrawal of Assent is Heartbreaking

🕔19:58, 29.Aug 2018

It is an unfortunate situation that such a strategic bill which aims at reforming Nigeria’s oil industry has been left in jeopardy. If by the end of this administration, things remain as they are it will mean the presidency has not assented to an bill of urgent national importance

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Brutally Honest President Trump and Nigeria’s President Buhari

Brutally Honest President Trump and Nigeria’s President Buhari

🕔22:12, 27.Aug 2018

With Nigerians taking sides, some dismissing Trump and others stating that what Trump said was what everyone already knows. I first heard the phrase ‘brutally honest’ after 2015 when Buhari made a scathing statement at United States Institute of Peace (USIP) where in response to a question in an interview, he quipped…

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