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Dec 20th, 2014
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By Observer Research Foundation By Pinak Ranjan Chakravarty* Since the overthrow of the regime of Colonel Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, Libya has been plagued by violence and instability. Different militias now control most of the country, including the two...
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Naming the people who have died and ensuring their legacy is an important part of the South Sudanese culture. Yet, during and following all of South Sudan’s conflicts, there has never been a comprehensive and public recognition of the individual loss o...
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Dec 20th, 2014
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– By Michael Baca Boko Haram has yet again made international media headlines, this time through its alleged kidnapping of nearly 200 civilians from the village of Gumsuri in Borno State. Much of the current commentary on the Salafi-jihadi group frames...
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by Benjamin Obiajulu Aduba You must give it to Asiwaju Tinubu. He knows where his bread is buttered. While others are thinking about 2015, he has moved to 2019 and that is where he has set his visions. Before others get there he would have placed himse...
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by Obinna Akukwe The construction of 2nd Niger Bridge through a Public Private Partnership involving Julius Berger -NSIA Consortium and tolling the Igbo people for 25 years thereafter is another 419 on the Biafran Igbo citizens of South East Nigeria. A...
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by Akintokunbo A Adejumo An Irritating Apologue -I always take exception and umbrage at hearing that slogan “Ibadan ki sin eniyan le’meji……”. (Ibadan people do not serve the same leader twice). What about other Oyo State people? It is...
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Dec 19th, 2014
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by Emmanuel Ugwu Doyin Okupe presented President Goodluck Jonathan as Jesus Christ in the most opportune time. We were in Christmas mood and should have been most receptive to the revelation of god among us. Okupe’s job description as the Senior Specia...
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by Olusegun Adeniyi On 7th January 2003, the defunct All Nigerian Peoples Party (ANPP) held a dramatic (some would actually say hilarious) national convention in Abuja to nominate its presidential candidate for the 2003 general election. In the attempt...
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by OGBENI OLUTADE OJO If you are Yoruba or Itsekiri, we urge you to spend the next 5 minutes to read this message. It is about our survival as a people. 1) From all indications, this instant has been unkind to the children of Oduduwa. It has fashioned ...
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By Jacey Fortin, Aljazeera   Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – Inside a gated home on the western outskirts of Ethiopia’s capital, a picture of Hanna Lalango is framed in a wreath of flowers just beginning to wilt around the edges. The 16-year-o...