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INVESTIGATION: Reasons behind epileptic power supply at the Federal Secretariat Abuja

By Yemi Esho, Abuja The greatest drawback Nigeria has witnessed in our years of existence is the inability of our leaders, elected, selected or appointed to think outside the box. Some people needed to be kicked in the ass to

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UNDERCOVER INVESTIGATION: Bribery, Corruption — How NAFDAC officials use consultants to manipulate, issue license for sub-standard products

For two weeks, Gbenga Odunsi of AljazirahNigeria visited the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC to ascertain whether the corruption story making the rounds on social media is true or false. His findings evinced that corruption

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EDITORIAL: Applauding INEC, security agencies, electorate on the peaceful conclusion of Anambra poll

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) declared Governor Willie Obiano of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) as the winner of the November 18, 2017, governorship election in Anambra state. According to INEC, Obiano defeated two major opponents, Tony Nwoye of the All

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I’m leaving shadows for light — Ojukwu Jnr. dumps his father’s party

Emeka Ojukwu jnr, son of Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, founder of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), has decamped to the All Progressives Congress (APC), saying he is leaving the shadows for light. The younger Ojukwu made his declaration on Wednesday

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INVESTIGATION: Artisans, Rano oil company in bitter war over N.3bn market demolition in Jos

By Gaaden Puun, Jos Amidst already tension in Jos over the suspected herdsmen killings in Jos and its environs, pressure is gradually building up in Jos, Plateau state over the demolition of shops belonging to members of the over 3,600

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Paradise Papers: Saraki in fresh trouble as name appears on ‘global list of infamy’

The President of the Nigerian Senate, Bukola Saraki, is in trouble again. On Sunday his name popped up in the global list of infamy exposing some leading world politicians for utilising shell companies in tax havens to either conceal assets,

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Anambra poll: Evaluating the contenders (ANALYSIS)

By Yemi Esho, Abuja The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has expressed its readiness to conduct the Anambra governorship poll which will be held next month. The electoral body has fixed the election for November 18. Candidates from established and

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Maina’s governorship posters are all over the streets of Maiduguri, says ex-DSS director

 A former Assistant Director of the Department of State Services, Dennis Amacree, says Maina’s governorship posters were all over the streets of Maiduguri, adding that the intention of those who reinstated him was to make him the next governor of

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Pains, torment of being a tenant in Abuja

By Gbenga Odunsi, Abuja In advanced countries, housing is a form of social product, it is governmental provision for the citizenry, although not free, the government has a technique of making it comfortable for her citizens. Here in Nigeria, the

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Exposing the Shell Oil job scam; A Nigerian narrates his encounter with scammers

By Gbenga Odunsi, Abuja In recent times, Nigerians have had their own fair share of being scammed by unemployed youths, who would go to any length to ensure they survive amid economic hardship. Gbenga Odunsi, in this piece, shares his

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