• Buhari: A dictator’s long journey to ‘reformed democrat’
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    As Nigeria celebrates Democracy Day, JESUSEGUN ALAGBE writes that despite past assurances by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd), that he had become a reformed democrat, his actions betray his words In February 2015 in a room full of diplomats, politicians, and business leaders at the Chatham House in London, Maj Gen Muhammadu Buhari… Read More

  • FG’s bold grazing into southern govs’ territory
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    ALEXANDER OKERE examines the controversy surrounding the recent ban on open grazing across southern states by governors in the region Without doubt, the plethora of challenges threatening the peace and stability of the Nigerian state are not unknown to the citizens. However, towering among these problems is the rising level of insecurity across the country…. Read More

  • Why I made June 12 Democracy Day -Buhari
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    The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), said his decision to change the nation’s Democracy Day from May 29 to June 12 was not about the sacrifices of those who fought to enthrone democracy alone. Buhari stated this early Saturday in his nationwide broadcast to Nigerians to mark the 2021 Democracy Day. He said apart… Read More

  • Nigeria still in search of ‘democracy’ 22 years after
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    John Alechenu examines Nigeria’s democracy over the last 22 years since the military was haggled out of power after decades of repressive rule ended in 1999 For the self-styled military president, Gen Ibrahim Babangida (retd.) and his comrade in coup-plotting, the late General Sani Abacha, military rule was not an anomaly. Though they pretended to… Read More

  • NADECO flays assault on South, demands return to federalism
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    The National Democratic Coalition has demanded that Nigeria return to the practice of true federalism in order to bring to an end the myriad of problems currently bedeviling it. It also demanded that the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), should stop “his sectional assault on the South.” READ ALSO: Ebenezer died of gunshot wound… Read More

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