Category: Political

100 Killed in Clashes between Locals and Hausa/Fulani

Plateau State Government has imposed a dusk to dawn curfew in Riyom, Barkin Ladi and Jos South local government areas following fresh outbreak of violence that has left over 100 people dead. The curfew was announced in a statement Sunday by the Plateau State Commissioner of Information, Yakubu Dati and signed by the Secretary to…
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Politics in Nigeria and witch-hunting

A former Plateau State Governor, Senator Jonah Jang, on Monday dissociated himself from the massacre being unleashed by armed Fulani herdsmen in his senatorial zone. The Northern zone of Plateau, comprising Barkin Ladi, Riyom, Jos South has been a centre of bloodshed in recent times with thousands killed and over 50 communities sacked, TheNation writes. Addressing newsmen yesterday,…
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Killing in Nigeria has left people with their faith

  With more Nigerians displaced almost on a daily basis, the army of refugees displaced by conflicts is by no means a worrisome trend that places the nation at a bigger risk. AGBO-PAUL AUGUSTINE (Abuja) writes on the explosive growth of refugees in Nigeria and around the world. The women, children and men that fled…
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Bad Leaders are the Shithole Countries

We have started talking about the 2019 Election which I cannot stop pondering the way our so called leaders take us for in this country in leading a nation. we have seen all kind of conflicts with aggrieved party members for assailing in politics from the inception of APC victory to the presidency. when we…
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Nigerian leaders failure

  Year after year, Nigerians witness several empty promises from political parties and politicians. And when they are finally voted in, they forget their promises and instead sharpen their utensils in order to have a large share of the national cake. For how long shall we be deceived with this stomach infrastructure scheme? We don’t…
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Awo, please help, Nigeria is crumbling!

Dear Awo, Good morning, Asiwaju omo Oduduwa. I’m sure a letter from an unknown fledgling like me is the least of your expectations in your celestial abode. I think a letter from Alhaji Lateef Jakande, the Baba Kekere himself, would’ve been a more plausible expectation. Why has Baba Kekere not written you? I guess the…
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Will President Buhari Resign?

  With the removal of President Robert Mugabe, the resignation of Jacob Zuma of South Africa, the Prime Minister of Ethiopia, one wonders if Africa is experiencing a peaceful revolution that is motivated by the show of frustration by the people. Nigeria seems to be experiencing a repressive leadership under President Buhari while still regarded…
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