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As a kid of 5 year-old, life was pretty easy. Your greatest challenge would have been deciding which toy(s) to play with first. Or probably mussing and scattering every corner of the room. There is that liberty to do what you like and go scot-free; you would always wish to be forever young. As … Continue reading LINA MEDINA: A SCOOP INTO THE STORY OF A 5 YEAR-OLD MOTHER. -By Hamza-Afeez Eniola Onireke.
Justifiably, the creation work of the british administration in this part of the sub Saharan Africa over a century ago has not only suffered instability but also disunity. Nigeria has (and is still witnessing) series of events, actions and reactions. And like a seasoned movie, the end is not in sight. These continual troubles have … Continue reading CALL FOR UNITY: NATIONISM VS NATIONALISM IN NIGERIA.
Just as promised some weeks ago, the 8th Senate under the leadership of Senator Bukola Saraki is fulfilling the Constitutional amendment process. The senate is riding on an already established record of numerous bill passage within its first 2yrs of inauguration. Thus, it is making a giant stride with the constitution review considerations. The Constitution … Continue reading A BREAKDOWN OF THE 33 CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT BILLS PASSED BY THE SENATE; INTERPRETATIONS AND THEIR IMPLICATIONS.
Ever since the realization of the brave act on Friday (21 July), praises and encomiums from all works of life have continued to reach the Registrar of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Prof. Ishaq Oloyede. The formidable titan made history by returning a whooping N5 billion to the government’s treasury just within a … Continue reading Nigerians Celebrates Oloyede: As JAMB Returns N5bn into the Government’s Treasure Account.
By Hamza-Afeez Eniola Onireke Introduction: Today, June 12, 2017, marks exactly 24 years after Nigeria held her first Presidential election since 1983 military coup that ousted the Buhari-Idiagbon regime. The result was a victory for Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola (MKO) of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) who defeated Bashir Tofa of National Republican Convention with … Continue reading JUNE 12 (1993): What We Need To Know.
In a matter of weeks, the political atmosphere in the economic capital of Nigeria, Lagos, will depict competitiveness and rivalry as the lgs/lcdas in the state are preparing for the long awaited Local government elections. The 57 LGAs and LCDAs in Lagos will be the battleground for politicians and political parties as they battle for … Continue reading Tempo Gets Heightened As Lagos Prepare For Local Government polls. See time table and full list of sitting sole administrators.
The Senate arm of the National assembly (Red Chamber as it is informal referred) comprises of 109 members effecting 3 each from 36 states of the federation plus 1 member representing the Capital. This arrangement is strictly according to the constitution. The Senate is only but one half of the Nation’s Bi-cameral structure of allowing … Continue reading National Assembly (1): The Senate. (plus comprehensive list of all its members and political parties)
Governors Deputy party State capital Okezie Ikpeazu Ude Oko Chukwu PDP Abia Umuahia Jibrilla Bindow Martin Babale APC Adamawa Yola Udom Emmanuel Moses Ekpo … Continue reading You Should Know Segment: THE SERVING GOVERNORS, THEIR DEPUTIES AND THE STATE THEY GOVERN.
Barclays EPL Due to FA cup actions last weekend, the week 28 fixtures of the EPL had 5 of its possible 10 postponed. The likes of Arsenal, Man city, Tottenham, Chelsea and Man utd were all busy with the F.A cup quarterfinal matches. Liverpool, Everton stole the opportunity to maintain and close-in on the contest … Continue reading Football Review: EPL, Laliga, Fa Cup, Caf CL, LMC NPFL