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Director Genersl of SSS, Lawan Daura

Governors, military and police top brass, politicians flood Daura for DG DSS’s daughter’s wedding

Governors, military and police top brass, politicians flood Daura for DG DSS’s daughter’s wedding

In the last one week, Nigeria’s political elite have closed ranks, setting aside party differences to celebrate with two leading members of the fraternity. Last Friday, Ibrahim Babangida, Nigeria’s former military Head of State, gave out his daughter, Halima in marriage. On that day, the city of Minna, Niger State, venue of the wedding was

Minding our development

By Majirioghene Etemiku Three individuals – Burrhus Skinner, Carl Gustave Jung and Sigmund Freud – are the usual suspects whenever theories of personality are discussed. Each has his strong area. As a matter of fact, each suspect has tried to put their own ideas forward as vigorously as possible to the extent that an ardent

One Music Africa Fest London exposes shortcomings of Nigerian artistes

Some of the Nigerian artistes who performed at Saturday night’s One Africa Music Fest in London should be compelled to share their fee with the effervescent audience. Why? Because they literally served as backup singers and support system for Nigerian artistes who were unable to hold their own and deliver their notes flawlessly. ‘Flawlessly’ is

IBB shuts Minna as 26 private jets, political bigwigs flood daughter’s wedding

Twenty six private jets, four police and air force aircraft landed in Minna, capital of Niger state, on Friday for the wedding of former President Ibrahim Babangida’s daughter. The aircraft brought the various dignitaries that attended the event. Halima, last daughter of the former head of state, married Auwal Abdullai, the sarkin Sudan of Gombe

Humanitarian crisis looms in Ondo community in the aftermath of military invasion

Ijaw leaders have alerted Nigerians of an impending humanitarian crisis in Ajapa, Ese-Odo Local Government Area of Ondo State. The community was invaded ten days ago by soldiers of the Nigerian Army under the platform of Operation Restore Hope. The operation was carried out in order to fish out Osi Ibori, a wanted criminal and

BOOK REVIEW: ANEEJ expands the oil subsidy debate with new book

Title: Fatality of Nigerian Oil Subsidy Politics. ISBN 978-978-959-255-8 Authors: The Rev David Ugolor & Comrade Leo Atakpu. Publisher: The Africa Network for Environment and Economic Justice (ANEEJ) Number of Pages: 76. Reviewer: Erhisohwode Assurance Ovie. A book is a work of art requiring a lot of discipline and painstaking dedication and commitment in all

Former Environment Minister, Amina Mohammed, Joan Okorodudu shine in African Woman Awards in Senegal

Nigeria’s former Minister of Environment and now United Nations Deputy Secretary General was one of the winners in the New African Woman Magazine Awards in Dakar, Senegal. Mohammed carted home the New African Woman in Politics and Public Office. Prior to her new post, she served as Minister of Environment. But she has played key