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‘Just Do Good’: A June 12 Story-Reuben Abati

‘Just Do Good’: A June 12 Story-Reuben Abati

🕔04:15, 12.Jun 2018

I used to have a friend we called Alhaji Bashy. He was not a Muslim. No. But he called himself Alhaji Bashy, even if that was not his real name. You want to know his real name? It was Theophilus. And his wife was named Ruth. His children? He was yet to have one. Even Ruth was called his wife by designation. We were all young in those days, and any woman to whom you wrote regular love letters and poems, and she gave you attention was your wife. In those days, you didn’t have to give a woman a N100 million worth of car to assure her that you were in love, you did not have to go as far as Offa to rob a bank so you could earn a living.

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Shina Peters at 60: A Life in Music– Reuben Abati

Shina Peters at 60: A Life in Music– Reuben Abati

🕔05:18, 29.May 2018

He may not have produced any other platinum music for a while, but he has done much better than his contemporaries in the face of the competition of the musical genres: in the past it was juju vs. fuji, now the landscape is much wider and the competition is much stiffer than can be possibly imagined. When we eventually do a stock-taking of the evergreens in Nigerian music, Shina Peters and his oeuvre will certainly be close to the top of the list.

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2019 And The Politics Of Campaign Finance–Reuben Abati

2019 And The Politics Of Campaign Finance–Reuben Abati

🕔18:53, 15.May 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari also needs to make a choice between being a joke or a hero….

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Buhari’s Impeachment: Mission Impossible-Reuben Abati

Buhari’s Impeachment: Mission Impossible-Reuben Abati

🕔02:38, 1.May 2018

The responsibility to protect and uphold the Constitution must not be sacrificed on the altar of political expediency, even if all things considered, President Buhari needs not lose any sleep….

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Sam Omatseye’s Attack On Pa Ayo Adebanjo

Sam Omatseye’s Attack On Pa Ayo Adebanjo

🕔17:19, 19.Apr 2018

In that election, Tinubu used his political machine to betray his own party, Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN), across the Southwest, except in Osun State

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Section 5 and the Mohammed Bello Adoke Case -Reuben Abati

Section 5 and the Mohammed Bello Adoke Case -Reuben Abati

🕔06:35, 17.Apr 2018

Whatever the colour of the party in power, the judiciary remains the last hope of the common man…

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Ayo Adebanjo: The Man And His Politics

Ayo Adebanjo: The Man And His Politics

🕔03:31, 10.Apr 2018

In his entire career, he has only argued for a better Nigeria….

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Where is the Nigerian Opposition?

Where is the Nigerian Opposition?

🕔07:22, 3.Apr 2018

The gap that has been created by the absence of an effective opposition in Nigerian politics since 2015 is gradually now being filled by thought leaders….

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Nigeria, ECOWAS and the Morocco Question–Reuben Abati

Nigeria, ECOWAS and the Morocco Question–Reuben Abati

🕔05:29, 27.Mar 2018

Nigeria’s lack of clarity so far on the Morocco question are at best ridiculous….

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Nigerians Don’t Need Buhari’s Sympathy — Soyinka

Nigerians Don’t Need Buhari’s Sympathy — Soyinka

🕔20:23, 15.Mar 2018

Nobel laureate, Wole Soyinka, has criticised a bill recently introduced to the floor of the Senate, which seeks to impose the death penalty on anyone found guilty of hate speech. Speaking at a function in Lagos on Thursday, Soyinka said

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