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A National Day For Zik Of Africa

A National Day For Zik Of Africa

🕔15:09, 6.Nov 2019

The great one fondly called Zik of Africa remains a binding force of togetherness in Nigeria even in death. He deserves a national holiday on his birthday, November 16, as eminently highlighted by Chief Willie Obiano, the Governor of Anambra State, by urging President Muhammadu Buhari to declare the birthday of Nigeria’s first president as a public holiday.

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Atiku, Peter Obi, And South East Leaders

Atiku, Peter Obi, And South East Leaders

🕔09:03, 15.Oct 2018

I know this post will be controversial. People will come for my jugular. But Ururuaja is not a man who is afraid of controversy. Once I am convinced about the justness of any cause, I go for it.

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General Muhammadu Buhari’s Hatred Of Civilian Administrations

General Muhammadu Buhari’s Hatred Of Civilian Administrations

🕔17:09, 8.Aug 2018

Think back to December 31, 1983. Mr. Shehu Shagari was the popularly elected president of Nigeria. He was trying to rehabilitate Nigeria from the mismanagement of military men and was being assisted by his Vice President Mr.  Alex Ekwueme. At midnight on that fateful day one Major General Muhammadu Buhari struck. Both civilian leaders were arrested and detained. For reasons not yet given the president was sent home to his house and the vice president was sent to Kirikiri Maximum Security Prison for years.

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The Problem Of Nigeria

The Problem Of Nigeria

🕔13:41, 19.Mar 2018

–Charles Ogbu For years, many writers have theorized, philosophized and romanticized about the problem of Nigeria. The moralist have moralized, even, but none of this class of people have touched what I am reasonably convinced is Nigeria’s fundamental problem. Before

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Today We Buried The Truth

Today We Buried The Truth

🕔08:35, 5.Feb 2018

Our best politician left us in cold at the peak of falls…

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Late Ekwueme Was A Deputy I Trusted – Shagari

Late Ekwueme Was A Deputy I Trusted – Shagari

🕔23:27, 1.Feb 2018

We understood each other well and it was impossible for mischief makers to drive a wedge between us….

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Security Summit Suspended

Security Summit Suspended

🕔03:20, 31.Jan 2018

Report has emerged that the Senate has postponed its two-day national summit on security. The summit, earlier scheduled to hold on February 1 and 5 at the Banquet Hall of the State House, was organised in collaboration with the Presidency.

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2019: APGA Will Win All Southeast States–Obiano

2019: APGA Will Win All Southeast States–Obiano

🕔13:41, 15.Dec 2017

Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, on Thursday described the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) as the “South-East hurricane.” He therefore asked the governors in the South-East geopolitical zone to join APGA now if they would wish to be re-elected in

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A Man Without Bitterness: Tribute To Alex Ekwueme

A Man Without Bitterness: Tribute To Alex Ekwueme

🕔16:59, 24.Nov 2017

Ekwueme was cheated by the system but…

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Buhari Mourns Ekwueme

Buhari Mourns Ekwueme

🕔15:19, 20.Nov 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday mourned the death of former Vice President, Alex Ekwueme. In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, the President commiserated with the entire Oko Kingdom, the Aguata Council of Traditional

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