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VIDEO: Chadian Troops Batter Boko Haram Fighters, As Shekau Threatens President Deby

Videolink: https://youtu.be/CAjnSdyn31w After an ambush by insurgents which killed over 90 of its soldiers last week, the Chadian military has eliminated dozens of Boko Haram terrorists in a retaliatory operation. Few days after his meeting with the Commanders of Multi-National Joint Taskforce (MNJTF) at Baga, the Chadian President, Idriss Deby,[…]

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Stanbic IBTC Joins Organised Private Sector in The Fight Against COVID-19

Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, a member of Standard Bank Group, has joined other corporate organisations to offer support to the Federal Government of Nigeria in the fight against the outbreak of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Nigeria. The foremost end-to-end financial services institution has donated the sum of N250 million to[…]

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Coronavirus: Like A Thief In The Night…

By Bolanle Bolawole turnpot@gmail.com 0705 263 1058 Who ever imagined that we can all be treated as equal and same-same, as they say? Philosophers of all ages propounded the theory; wars and revolutions were made to actualize it; and the law, in fact, espouses it but, in real terms it[…]

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COVID 19: Borno Deputy Gov. Raises Alarm Over Plight Of IDPs

“Nigeria’s IDPs and the growing spread of coronavirus: What can we do differently?” By Umar Usman  Kadafur, Borno State Deputy Governor.  If the best way to prevent the spread of coronavirus is for people to stay at home, what do we do about Nigeria’s Internally Displaced Persons who have no[…]

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Sanusi: A White-washed Sepulchre?

By Bolanle Bolawole turnpot@gmail.com 0705 263 1058 The title above reminded me of a piece I wrote sometime in August 2005 on that year’s students’ unrest at the Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye and the “White Paper” by Gov. Gbenga Daniel on the findings of the commission of inquiry his government[…]

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Court Declares Fanimokun President Of Eko Club

By Tunmise Oriola The Federal High Court, Lagos under the Lordship, Honorable Justice C.J. Aneke on Monday the 9th  day of March 2020 in a suit No.FHC/L/CS/622/19 make a pronouncement in a landmark judgment delivered  that  Chief Babatunde Rasheed Fanimokun,GCHB, the plaintiff  has every right as regards to the provision[…]

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“It’s Not Odunlade Adekola’s Turn To Be King”

News recently spread like wildfire that popular actor, Odunlade Adekola, is set to become the king of his hometown, Otun, in Ekiti State. The reports claimed that it was the turn of Adekola’s family, which is part of the ruling houses in the town, to produce a king. But, even[…]

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