social media

Social Media Regulation: Freedom with Boundaries

There have been constant calls for social media regulation from government, traditional rulers and concerned citizens in Nigeria. The call for regulation has been misconstrued by many, especially young people to mean suppression, repression, and…

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COVID-19 Palliatives

COVID-19 Palliatives: Prelude to the Looting

An attempt to forestall the rise in COVID-19 cases led the Federal Government to impose targeted lockdown measures in states with rapid high cases, such as Lagos, Ogun, and Abuja. Understanding the impact of the…

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Public Office Holder Pension Repeal, Why Now, Part Two

Recently, Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq heightened the discourse on the repeal of the pension to former office holders in the country. The Governor embarked on the process of revoking the pension packages to former governors Bukola…

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Fire Outbreaks

A Country of Incessant Fire Outbreaks

The incessant case of fire outbreaks in homes, public buildings, and roads across major cities in Nigeria has resulted in massive loss of lives and properties. This is a call for concern as it further…

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Public Office Holder Pension

Public Office Holder Pension Repeal, Why Now Part 1

Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Governor of Lagos State, disclosed that he would repeal the Public Office Holder Pension Law 2007: a law that makes provisions for pensions for former governors and former deputies. The Governor engaged…

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Femi Falana: Playing Politics with EndSARS

Barrister Femi Falana is a Lead Barrister at Falana and Falana Chambers, a Constitutional Law and human rights organisation. Falana has been a member of civil society and has been a think-thank behind the #ENDSARS…

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Letter to the Tribes

Let it be clear. All these so-called Yoruba leaders are not fighting for your interests, your growth, or your well-being. They don’t care about you. Whether they are Afenifere or Afenigbepe, Baba Ekiti, or whatever,…

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Restructuring Nigeria: Mantra or Reality

Restructuring has become a mantra peddled by political pundits, sociopolitical groups and members of the opposition since the 4th Republic. For many in the corridors of power, they are familiar with these words because it…

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COVID19: A Factor in the US Presidential Election

Twenty-twenty has occupied a distinct place in history due to the rise of the deadly pandemic which has, so far, claimed two hundred thousand lives in America and many more across the world. It was…

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We are waiting for the Pastors to LEAD

Pastor Enoch Adeboye is known to manage his assertions when it comes to Nigeria’s governance and political space. He is different from other men of God who would boldly inform their parishioners of the ills…

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The African Dream: Nigeria At Crossroads At 60

Richard Odusanya When the Union Jack, was lowered on 1st October 1960 and replaced with the Nigerian flag, the dreams of our heroes;Obafemi Awolowo, Nnamdi Azikiwe, Tafawa Balewa and others was not the Nigeria situation…

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