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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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#NigeriaDecided: A VOTE OF THANKS

Today, I would like to say THANK YOU. So many deserve gratitude on this momentous occasion of change in Nigeria. THANK YOU, God! Thank You for keeping Nigeria One and whole and for putting our detractors to shame at this time. Thank You for answering the prayers of millions of ...

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Toby Writes: IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF MY FOREBEARS

After so much controversy which my last week’s article generated, as several people called for my head for daring to advocate that democracy should be discarded as a form of government in Nigeria, I feel it’s expedient to take my supposition a bit further. Most times a sizeable number of ...

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Tobe Writes: GOD IS NOT A DEMOCRAT

 ‘We hold these truths to be self evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain inalienable rights, that among these are life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. That to secure these rights, governments are instituted among men, deriving their just powers ...

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