He almost died of boredom for the eight years he represented Oru West State Constituency in Imo State House of Assembly. The activities in the House were boring, a direct opposite of his restless mien. A man with boundless energy and creative zealousness; he needed real action compatible with his training as a political scientist and professional calling as a journalist. It is really exhilarating that almost two decades after he left active practice, Declan Mbadiwe Emelumba is returning to the
By Adewale Kupoluyi THE sit-at-home directive meant to mitigate the adverse effects of the ravaging coronavirus disease, COVID-19, pandemic is timely and reasonable. It would be recalled that the federal and various state governments closed down institutions, schools and offices as preventive measures to curtail the spread of the deadly virus. Hence, parents, children andRead
By Chekwube Adaba Dear Christians, Good day and happy Saturday to you all. Hope my letter is meeting you in good health? Hope the Coronavirus has not bitten you? We thank God for his mercies. Now straight to the point. My fellow Christians, please why do we allow ourselves to be fooled and hypnotized byRead More
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By Prof Tunji Olaopa, The recent deposition of Emir Lamido Sanusi II has thrown up many issues both locally within the Kano metropolis and nationally and surely will be a topic for discussion for some time to come. However, my concern in this article is really not the deposition itself but an affiliated issue; theRead More
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By Rotimi Fasan, It was less than 20 minutes. It did not have to be more than that. But had President Muhammadu Buhari taken out time to address Nigerians on the raging invisible killer codenamed COVID-19, Nigerians would not have complained he said nothing. Had he taken necessary and pre-emptive steps and ordered the closureRead More
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By Justice Usman Bukar Bwala DEMOCRACY could be unitary, federal or otherwise. Where a federal democracy is adopted such federating units will have the composition, functions, powers, etc., clearly spelt out in a law. In Nigeria where we practise a federal system of democracy, each federating unit vis-a-vis federal, state and local government, have powersRead
An unimpressive story about the yet to be functional Enugu Diagnostic Center surfaced recently, where the uninformed writer tried without success to paint a picture of former Governor Sullivan Chime being solely responsible for the inconclusive medical facility.
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Since 2016, when Governor Godwin Obaseki emerged the helmsman of Edo socio-political space, the state has journeyed on a steady path of developmental progression, with residents witnessing successive execution of life-transforming, impactful and people-oriented projects and programmes.
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