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MEMO TO DEAR PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI

My Dear President Permit me to allocate 10 minutes of your precious time to myself and to all concerned citizens this morning. I listened to your televised address yesterday and my initial shock gave way to outrage. You seemed to be angry with Nigerians when many of us are actually ...

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IF I HEAR PIM!

We all, at one point in our lives, must have experienced this (directly or otherwise) while growing up: you notice an older relative doing something your prepubescent mind informs you—based on what moral codes you were brought up with—is wrong. You cannot understand why he’s engaged in something so wrong, ...

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Nigeria Is A Failed Democracy

This is where we are, as a country practising democracy. A democratic country where peaceful protests are shut down. Power for the people by the people, right? Well the people just had that power wrenched from them in a re-education of what’s obtainable — that we are in a unique ...

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A SNAPSHOT LOOK AT ALL THE WAYS 2016 GAVE US LIFE

The Headies drama between music stars Olamide and Don Jazzy on the very first day of 2016 had to be the sign that we were going to be in for a rollercoaster year of drama, upsets, highs and lows. And as it was, the fastest year anyone has ever lived ...

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DON’T LET THE DEVIL USE YOU

Originally published on on kingkingsley.wordpress.com * We are each our own devil, and make this world our hell. – Oscar Wilde A lot, as usual, is going on in Nigeria right now. The president’s wife Aisha Buhari is in the middle of the Halliburton scandal to which a suspicious passport materialises ...

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The Kano Linguist’s Hilarious Open Letter To President Buhari

This was originally published on kingkingsley.wordpress.com. After having a good laugh, I simply had to share. Read below and sound off in the comments section. * I am an introvert personality. I am not someone with a leaking vocal coordination that is going about spewing banal articulations. When I see ...

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HUMOUR COLUMN: King Of The ‘North’

So this week I am bothered about a title: ‘King of the North’. One major reason is that it shows how much we have failed as a country, if our grown men now make Game of Thrones references. Is there no shame? So you all watch movie series? Wow. Another ...

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CORPERS’ LODGE XVII

The first point of call for voters was the first assistant presiding officer’s table. The APO 1 had Jega’s card reader. He would authenticate the voter’s permanent card to ascertain whether the card was from INEC and belonged to this polling unit. This successful, he would then verify that the ...

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The Things They Say…To President Buhari

“It is well documented by the State Department and by respected human rights organizations that Nigerian army personnel have, for many years, engaged in a pattern and practice of gross violations of human rights against the Nigerian people and others, including summary executions of prisoners, indiscriminate attacks against civilians, torture, ...

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Buhari Says the US Is Aiding and Abetting Boko Haram

President Buhari says that the US is ‘aiding and abetting’ terror group Boko Haram by refusing to supply arms to Nigeria. A US law called the Leahy Law prevents the US government from selling arms to countries which fail to tackle human rights abuses. President Buhari made the accusation while ...

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