Gani Fawehinmi

By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 9th, 2014
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by Akintokunbo A Adejumo This article is not meant to hold brief or a rejoinder for Prof Wole Soyinka – I am most confident he, and others, can do this for himself more effectively than me; rather it is to seek to protect Nigerians from the insult and onslaught of the spectre of brazen and […]...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 28th, 2014
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by Mohammed Fawehinmi “In the list of the awardees published by the Federal Government, was the name of former military dictator, General Ibrahim Babangida, who as military president, severally detained and tortured our late father. In the course of one of such illegal and inhuman detentions, o...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 6th, 2013
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By Dipo Dosumu In the days of yore, when schools were still schools, this would have made an interesting topic for a debate or impromptu speech competition of any school’s annual Literary And Debating Day. But then, just like many good things that have depreciated in our land, schools are no longer w...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 22nd, 2013
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By Omano Edigheji, PhD Chima Ubani, Alao Aka Bashorun, Gani Fawehinmi and BekoRamsome-Kuti are in my thoughts. They were heroes of the democratic struggles in Nigeria. They were selfless individuals who sacrificed personal comfort for the common good. They inspired me and we fought together for a dem...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 2nd, 2012
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Reports reaching me and as read from the Vanguard Newspaper, is that the Federal Government in spite of sound advise (including my suggestion to make the removal gradual) to the contrary has effected the total removal of Fuel Subsidy with immediate effect with petrol to now sell for about N143 per li...
By benim
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Jul 11th, 2011
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Approbatory and disapprobative voices have trailed the Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN) decision to implement Non-Interest Islamic Banking (NIB) in the country, a package, whose initiative, framework, process leading to its formation and approval in principle date back to the reign of Sanusi’s predece...