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The recurring debt question

Nigeria’s indebtedness to domestic and foreign creditors will remain topical for as long as our macroeconomic fundamentals continue to head south and remain negative. In a country with a massive need for infrastructure, steeped in poverty, reputed as...

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Buhari rests in London, Nigeria boils

As a herdsman, ‘yowwa’ is the likeliest gratifying word to escape from the tight-lipped Nigerian President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), if his cows nuzzle their muzzles against him as they eat ha...

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The Love Story of the Century (Part 1)

Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh and husband to Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain, passed away on Friday April 9, aged 99. He was barely two months away from his 100th birthday. He will be buried on Saturday, April 17, at the cemetery at Windso...

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Tackling poor healthcare with technology

The last few days have been quite saddening for a number of reasons. First, is the continued inaction of the Government at all levels in the face of the alarming rise in insecurity across the country as bandits, kidnappers and criminals are literally...

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Bad fuel: Fact or fiction?

Bad gasoline is not a myth. Fouled fuel found in a vehicle tank can usually be linked to a few suspects — it either came from the refinery, the distributor or the filling station down the street. Refinery recalls In the past, many drivers in Lagos an...

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President-in-waiting, Bola Tinubu

A book in honour of First Lady Aisha Buhari was launched in Abuja last week. ‘Aisha Buhari: Being different,’ was authored by Hajo Sani, a senior administration official. Chief Bola Tinubu, the National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress ...

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Governance and spreading pandemic of strikes

All of a sudden, the nation among several other woes, has entered another season of strikes with its attendant social and economic consequences. Currently and concurrently, there are at least, three strikes by major associations of workers, namely th...

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Welcome to our world, Harry and Meghan

When was that an interview given by the late Princess of Wales and Prince Harry’s mother, Diana, trended? She said what amounted to a bombshell at the time and the world talked about it for months. We still do. Now, her son, Harry, has gone to the pr...

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