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By Suleiman Yakubu

“Nigeria go survive”, is the title of a song by Ese Agesse, a Nigerian musician. It was a song that makes many to lose their heads in those days. For me, it is a prophecy that we… Continue reading

By Suleiman Yakubu

Former president Jonathan’s burgled house in Abuja

Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon earth, where moth and rust doth corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal: But lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where… Continue reading

By Suleiman Yakubu

Ember months – September, October, November, and December are usually characterized by many road accidents, most of them fatal ones. However, some simply attribute the yearly spate of deaths to diabolical reasons; preferring to blame some blood-sucking… Continue reading

By Suleiman Yakubu

Less than a decade ago, Nigeria, or rather, Nigerians were adjudged happiest people in the world. In 2011 a global survey confirmed it. In a Gallup poll involving 53 countries, Nigerians were rated at 70 points for… Continue reading

By Suleiman Yakubu

The whistleblower is simply a glorified informant, those obnoxious guys in between criminals and the police. Most times, they are disgruntled criminals themselves seeking to do harm to their former gang for the shabby way they were… Continue reading

By Suleiman Yakubu

Shuaib Awaisu Wana, my guest on this column today, reiterated the need for peace between the literally warring Gbagyis and Fulanis so that meaningful development can take place. With nostalgia, he noted that the two parties used… Continue reading

By Suleiman Yakubu

It is no longer news that Nigeria is in a lot of trouble. Presently the recession is heating so hard that many of our countrymen can barely keep their heads above water as daily the prices of… Continue reading

By Suleiman Yakubu

The year 2017 is one that is full of hope and expectations for Nigeria. Many Nigerians see it as that year that would end the present economic recession that is doing no one any good. Prices of… Continue reading

By Suleiman Yakubu

Falcons in action

For the eighth time, Nigeria’s Super Falcons lifted the African Women Nations Cup December 3, 2016. To take the trophy this time around was not an easy task. Their final match was against the… Continue reading

By Suleiman Yakubu

It was hardly believable, the story on social media that a seven year old lad was lynched, beaten, and burned to ashes somewhere in Badagri area of Lagos, Nigeria, for stealing some garri.  At first, I… Continue reading

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