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Buhari’s June 12 pandering and naivety of Yoruba elite

By Farooq A. Kperogi, Ph.D. IN politics, pandering refers to the insincere, opportunistic appeasement of a group of people, usually a large electoral bloc, for...

I think it’s very political… Kola Abiola speaks on posthumous award to his father

The younger Abiola said President Buhari granted the family more than they requested of him.

Moshood Kashimawo Abiola: A life fulfilled

Abiola’s mandate stood ramrod for 25 years. Justice was delayed, but this one was never denied.
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VIDEO: Lagos State unveils Abiola statue to mark June 12

'June 12 is a rallying point for us, that we must strive to entrench true democracy and good governance which Chief Abiola exemplified.'

Accolades on social media as Abiola, Gani get national honours

Nigerians have poured encomiums on the late Moshood Abiola and Gani Fanwehimi as both were awarded the national honours of Grand Commander of the...

It is impossible to honour Abiola yet admire his tormentor, Abacha, says Soyinka

'It is not possible to honour M.K.O Abiola in one breath, and then admire his tormentor in another breath,' Soyinka said.
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Kola Abiola to Buhari: You have succeeded in shaving my father’s hair in his absence

“My late father used to say: ‘you can’t shave a man’s head in his absence’ but Mr. President, have just succeeded in shaving MKO’s head behind him.'

Buhari: On behalf of the Federal Government, I apologise to Abiola’s family

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has apologised to the family of Moshood Abiola, for the injustice done to the late politician by the military government of...


Show organiser reveals why Kizz Daniel refused to perform in Tanzania after $60,000 payment

ORGANISER of the Summer Amplified Concert which flopped in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, Stephen Uwa, has given his account...

Air Peace suspends Johannesburg flights from August 22

AIR PEACE has suspended flight operations from Nigeria to Johannesburg, effective August 22, 2022. In a statement signed by the...

NESG asks FG to cut leakages, reduce cost of governance

THE board of directors of the Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) has directed the Federal Government to cut leakages...

World Congress of Science and Factual Producers offers scholarships

THE World Congress of Science and Factual Producers (WCSFP) is inviting applications for its Emerging Producers Bursary Program. The programme...

EFCC arraigns fake Air Force officer over job scam

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arraigned a fake Air Force officer, Ahmed Umar, before a Federal...
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