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TuesdayRapAround: And Of Lazy Nigerian Youths

Buhari

And Of Lazy Nigerian Youths By Michael Ayotunde Is it by sheer coincidence that the famous political activist and a campaign strategist for President Muhammadu Buhari in 2015, Debola Williams, was reported to have stylishly mock his one-time client over the former’s “lazy Nigerian youths” comment? President Buhari, while delivering …

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(TuesdayRapAround) OSUN 2018: What Prospects For meaningful, Purposeful Transformation?

ogbeni aregbesola with apc turban

OSUN 2018: What Prospects For meaningful, Purposeful Transformation? In matter of months, the curtain would be drawn on the administration of the self-style ogbeni in the state of the Living Spring, the Osun State in the South Western Nigeria – thereby bringing to an end the ‘heart-rending’ regime of Mr. …

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TuesdayRapAround: Akinwunmi Ambode’s Inglorious Back-Pedal

Governor Ambode

TuesdayRapAround: Akinwunmi Ambode’s Inglorious Back-Pedal If for anything, taking a reverse gear would be the last option for a moving train. Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, in many respect, has won for himself the support of many residents within the shortest possible time. This is by virtue of some laudable projects he …

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TuesdayRapAround: Between Peace Corps And State Police: Which Is Preferred?

Peace Corps

Between Peace Corps And State Police: Which Is Preferred? By Michael Ayotunde The argument in support of formation of state police owing largely to deteriorating crime rate in the country has been on for a while. Successive administrations have however, considered it as unnecessary – with varying reasons being put …

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(TuesdayRapAround) 2019: Is INEC Already Failing Even Before Elections Start?

INEC

2019: Is INEC Already Failing Even Before Elections Start? ***Underage Voting Is An Albatross*** Another general elections in Nigeria is a matter of months away. As expected, those with keen interest in the usually tasky contest have started their respective game plans. The constitutionally recognized umpire, the Independent National Electoral Commission, …

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Tuesday RapAround: Between Governance And Executive Recklessness

Governor Rauf Aregbesola

Between Governance And Executive Recklessness By Michael Ayotunde It is a common knowledge that where there is no law, there is no offence. Conversely, where there are laws, rules and regulations, there would definitely be shortcomings, misgivings, simply because the law has spelt out clearly the rules of engagement of …

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Tuesday RapAround: Tackling Modern Slave Trade In Africa

slave trade 1

Tackling Modern Slave Trade In Africa By Michael Ayotunde  Historically, slavery has been a widespread phenomenon in Africa. In Africa, it was practiced in many different forms ranging from debt slavery, enslavement of war captives, military slavery, criminal, economic slavery and modern day political slavery were all practiced in various …

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