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    Anambra 2017: Soludo for Obiano?

    Chief Willie Madu­abuachukwu Obi­ano, the governor of Anambra State is not just a technocrat-turned politician, he is a master-strategist. Three years into his first term as governor, Obiano has not.....
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    Democracy, media in the dock

    Before the advent of the present democratic dispensation in 1999, Nigeria was literally run by buccaneers who plundered the nation’s till into private use and built empires over the painful.....
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    Nigeria, xenophobia and Afrocentricism

    In 2005, a new diplomatic law was introduced in South Africa which com­pelled travelers from Nigeria and a few other countries, to meet certain transit visa re­quirements before stepping into.....
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    Yemi Osinbajo as argument

    Against the backdrop of palpable apprehension in high places over public appreciation of the en­during leadership qualities of the Acting President Professor Yemi Osinbajo, it is necessary to pontificate on.....
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    Why we must talk about this estate

    Dialogue has been rediscovered the world over as a subject of public debate and of philosophical inquiry. Politicians from the ideological divides, lead­ing intellectuals, and con­cerned citizens from diverse backgrounds.....
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    Ibori: The return of a gadfly

    He was never in their good books. He has never been. I mean the Lagos-Ibadan axis of the Nigerian Press pop­ularly known as the ‘Mgbati Press’. That section of the.....
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    J. D. Agba: Stepping forward in style

    Couched in parliamen­tary language, and in lucid or lively and sometimes acerbic narrative, the authors provide critical access to the rich di­versity of the background of Goddy Jedy Agba, an.....
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    As authoritative as The AUTHORITY

    Yesterday, Thursday January 26, 2017 was a media fes?tival, our festival. It was a day set aside by the Management and Staff of The AUTHORITY Media and Publications Limited, publishers.....
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    An encounter with the Sultan of Sokoto

    Whether you be­lieve it or not, the Sultan of Sokoto is not your run-of-the-mills, after-dinner personality. The Sultan is not a common Nigerian. If you have ever done a little.....
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    Politicians and the failure of democracy

    Without ignoring irony as a char­acteristic value of a mature lit­erary work- the maintenance of desperate perspectives- I wish to regard it here as also a mode of interconnection, as.....
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