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Editorial

For Cashless Policy To Work

When the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in 2010 mooted the idea of the ‘cashless policy’ many rose up to condemn it saying Nigeria was not ripe for it. But

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No To Child And Gay Marriage

The Nigerian Senate may have inadvertently voted for child marriage when it failed to repeal Section 29 (4) of the 1999 Constitution that apparently makes a girl child an adult.

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Climate Change Is Real, Join The Campaign Against Global Warming!

The planet is warming at an alarming rate. The year 2011 marked the highest recorded concentrations of CO2 (390.9 ppm) in the atmosphere, or 140% above pre-industrial levels. Global emissions

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Analysis: Egypt In Trouble With Or Without IMF

Egypt is at risk of a “revolution of the hungry” two years after Hosni Mubarak was ousted in a popular uprising, as food and energy prices will soar with or

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Editorial: The Confessions Of The Boko Haram God-Fathers

By Akan Mkpong The impact of the news that a high profile Boko Haram commander has been arrested is felt in the sensational revelations and confessions of a serving senator,

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Editorial: Delta’s World-Class Market And Users’ Anxiety

By Akan Mkpong & Kenneth Orusi Foresight, good intentions, ease of passage way, convenience, preservation of lives, standard facilities, peaceful co-existence, healthy competition and creation of employment were some of

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Commentary: Shall The President Be Impeached For Every Offence?

By Akan Mkpong What is an impeachable offence if I refuse to define one? What does the constitution say about impeachable offence? Shall the president be impeached for a likelihood

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BOKO HARAM: SEEKING EXTERNAL HELP

IN spite of all efforts, the northern part of Nigeria remains killing fields for the sadistic Islamic religious sect, Boko Haram. The more the efforts of the government, the bloodier

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TERRORISM SUSPECTS AND BAIL

THE leader of the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba (SAN), was miffed at the ease with which persons suspected of acts of terrorism were being

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The Arewa Consultative Forum On Boko Haram

AS  other interest groups have been doing, the Arewa Consultative Forum(ACF) met recently in Kaduna to appraise the state of the nation and articulate its position on certain critical issues

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