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2023 AND THE NIGERIAN PROGRESSIVES

By Dul Johnson Recently I published a piece with a similar title for the Nigerian youth. In it, I assured the youth that the Progressives were with them and will solidly remain with them. I didn’t put it the other way around—i.e., that the youth should be with the Progressives—because …

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2023 AND THE NIGERIAN PROGRESSIVES

By Dul Johnson Recently I published a piece with a similar title for the Nigerian youth. In it, I assured the youth that the Progressives were with them and will solidly remain with them. I didn’t put it the other way around—i.e., that the youth should be with the Progressives—because …

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Saraki Officially Declares For President, Says It Is Time For Action

Former Senate President Bukola Saraki has officially declared his intention to run for the office of the president in 2023. Sarak who made the declaration on Thursday during a breakfast with Media in Abuja said it is time for action to fix Nigeria and make Nigeria work for all Nigerians. …

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Jonathan Rejects APC Presidential Form, Distances Self Northern Coalition

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has rejected the presidential nomination and expression of interest forms of All progressives Congress(APC)  purchased for him by the northern coalition. Jonathan said he was not aware of the bid and he didn’t authorize it. On Monday, the coalition procured the forms for Jonathan from the …

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The cat-and-mouse game over zoning by Simon Kolawole

Where should the next president come from? In the unwritten code that guides matters of national politics in Nigeria, the answer is obvious. A northerner will have been president for eight years by 2023 and it is naturally expected that the next one will be a southerner. Ideally, where the …

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APC: ‘Friends’ pick form for Emefiele

All speculations about the Central Bank Governor Godwin Emefiele were laid to rest on Friday when some friends picked the All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential nomination form for him. The friends are said to have paid N100m for the form. There have been speculations and campaign posters all over Abuja …

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Akintoye’s journalistic memoir

Memoirs are the backstairs of history ~ George Meredith By Olayinka Oyegbile Journalists always feel good saying their profession (journalism) is history written in a hurry. This is no doubt the truth, because the journalism of today is what historians of later years would turn to as source materials for …

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Nigeria at Crossroads: Moment for Lamentation and Ambivalent Reflection

By Samuel Zalanga Nigeria is currently facing serious challenges and concerns. While I have not retired yet, and I am not living in the African continent, there is no day that for some minutes I do not reflect on the pain and suffering that millions of people are going through …

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Ogbonnaya Onu Declares For President

Minister of Science and Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu has declared his intention to run for the office of president in the 2023 general election on the platform of   All Progressives Congress(APC) Onu declared his intention to run for the highest off in the land on Friday at an event in Abuja. …

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Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III: The Legacies of a Great King

By Toyin Falola   I knew the late Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III, at a most personal level. We had such a cordial relationship that I had his private cellphone number. Professor Akin Alao of Obafemi Awolowo University was our go-between, and he was at the palace …

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