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Abdulsalami: A Soldier of Democracy, Peace and Unity

Abdulsalami: A Soldier of Democracy, Peace and Unity

From Atiku Abubakar It’s impossible to meet General Abdulsalami Abubakar without being inspired by his warmth and humility. He is one of the greatest Nigerian leaders that I have ever known. His patriotism, depth of knowledge and wisdom are some of his endearing virtues. You can’t spend a moment with Abdulsalami Abubakar without learning something

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Placing“Placeholders” Placeless

The APC political contraption never ceases to amaze and confound me. It intrigues me to no end. This is a party (is it really one, going by the text book definition of a politcal party in Political Science?) that rose from its often predicted imminent disintegration into smithereens, like a phoenix from its ashes, in

The Over-Paid Loony Bunch In Abuja

Revisiting Nigeria’s Political Trajectory

By Abiodun Komolafe The political formation which eventually secured Nigeria’s independence, was powered by the ideals of independence, and the expectation of Nigerians was that the country’s domestic affairs would be wholesome. However, immediately the independence issue got sorted, her internal socio-political contradictions and gray public administration dynamics became manifest. To put it mildly, things

A Call For a Social Policy For The Welfare Of The Elderly in Nigeria

A Call For a Social Policy For The Welfare Of The Elderly in Nigeria

Social policy refers to the totality of rules, attitudes, and means by which a community responds to human needs of its members. Such needs may include security, nutrition, education, employment, health, inclusion, access to justice, and other aspects of a people’s general wellbeing. This article calls for urgent action toward a coherent and comprehensive public

Our Husband, The Abuser!

APC’s 2023 Dark Horse

(Published in the Nigerian Tribune on Monday, 2 May, 2022) So, who is the favourite? First, they said Goodluck Jonathan was the chosen one. Indeed, his boys and girls were already sharing the 2023-2027 posts and spoils. Now, I ask, is he still the one that is coming? No one appears sure again as they

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