Lagos

By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 22nd, 2014
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By Dr. Adebukola Fatoyinbo We have watched for some time now with irritation and even amusement the growing desperation of Musliu Obanikoro, the junior Minister representing Lagos State in the Ministry of Defense. It appears Mr. Obanikoro is wracked with some greedy obsession which makes him believe ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 8th, 2014
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By Kallys Albert Sr. Based on my own personal recollections, some families, parents and I, regard the military as an institution embodied with discipline, enlarged union, commitment and drive, while others perceive it as a chastisement ground. Perhaps this later perception derives support from the ri...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 4th, 2014
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By Denja Yaqub The issue of violent crimes in Nigeria did not start with the advent of Boko Haram, the murderous gang that falsely claims the propagation of Islam as its underlying mission. The country has been contending with several violent crimes before now. Crimes such as armed robbery, kidnappin...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 3rd, 2014
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“One of the best way to tackle a problem is to admit there is a problem”. Most of us did not admit Nigeria is faced with a grave security problem when boko haram started. We limited it to the North or North East. Now that it is spreading to other parts of the country, are […]...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 16th, 2014
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By Yemisi Ransome-Kuti The wall of missing girls around the Falomo Roundabout under the Falomo Bridge in Lagos had become significant in the crusade for the search for our missing girls. On May 8th at the roundabout, Women For Peace and Justice Bring Back our Girls Lagos after obtaining the required ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 7th, 2014
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By: Mawuna Remarque KOUTONIN Nigerians spend more time and resources trying to impress their fellow nigerians than doing something truly extraordinary that impress the whole world. “Survival” or “dominance” seems to be the 2 main individual drivers, which makes the environment particularly unfriendly...
By IAfrica
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May 21st, 2014
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Boko Haram Tolu Ogunlesi NewAfrican Africa’s most populous country appears to be experiencing both its best and worst times – being crowned as Africa’s largest economy, amidst a mounting brutal terrorist insurgency which is entering its sixth year, with no signs of letting up.  ON a Tuesday morning e...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 15th, 2014
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by Kodili Ejiofor Nollywood, as the Nigerian film industry is widely known is a welcome phenomenon in Nigeria, and like a wild fire, it has spread all over the coast of Africa, Europe, with a possible invasion into Asia and America. The Nigerian film industry is cited as the second largest film indus...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 8th, 2014
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Ephraim Emeka Ugwuonye The world is shocked to see how totally incompetent the Nigerian security forces and law enforcement have been in handling the Boko Haram sect. Indeed, it is now as if Nigeria should go down on her knees and beg Boko Haram for mercy. The question in the mouth of everybody is: H...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 6th, 2014
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by Femi Aborisade, Esq Destiny Anchored On Faith: The Story Of Gen. Oladipo Diya: Book Review Introduction – The 214-page book is structured into ten (10) Chapters with an Index. It is bound in glossy soft and hard covers portraying the picture of General Oladipo Diya in his military uniform. T...