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2020 drops hints of future culture

I GOT a headway in two issues that I have been striving to think through for a while now when I encountered...

Emmanuel Nwobosi (1938 – 2020): Warrior, folk hero

WHILE searching for a befitting valedictory line to the late elder statesman, Pa. Emmanuel  Nwora Nwobosi, I found this text by Susilo...
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When artists ponder ‘Security,’ Nigeria comes out hurting, bloodied

IN A season of bullying, bullets, bandits and bloodbath even the insensitive senses danger. There are blood marks everywhere on our streets....

Historic treasure languishing in Ifitedunu

HISTORY and treasure have their inexpicable way of hiding away even from those who own them until discovered. Hiden in the middle...

Life: Youth, go equipped

In the aftermath of the #EndSARS riots and growing complaints across country of youth unemployment as well as general lack of opportunities...

Nwakpadolu… generous, hard working Joseph, emerges in print

BOOKS preserve history. Well written books on great people preserve history and serve valuable nuggets of wisdom for people who want to...

COVID-19 pandemic’s assaults on journalism ethics

IN THIS edition one will pander towards academics as the issue in context will require some intellectual excursion into the foundations of...

Nigeria not jaga-jaga but in need of prop

HE WHO failed to plan, planned to fail. In the opinion of many pundits, Nigeria has failed to plan well hence her...

Crossfire of harsh words from Olumo Rock, Aso Rock

AT THE moment, it is raining cats and dogs on the lawns of Mr. President. No thanks one of his predecessors, Olusegun...

Uwa Usen: Shock exit of creative sector’s most engaging leader

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Imo: That name, Hope

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This Corona Wahala Sef

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COVID-19: There’s danger if we don’t prop our medics

SOME people have described the current unprecedented global siege caused by coronavirus as the third world war (WW III) which seers like...

Chukwuelobe’s self-quarantine… inspiring in coronavirus era

THE experience of  the Abuja-based journalist, Fred Chukwuelobe who quarantined himself for 14 days after returning from a trip to the United...

Stay where you are… in everybody’s interest

There is no need to travel. You are safe where you are– Dr. Osagie Ehanire, Nigeria's Minister of Health, April 1, 2020

‘Corona-drive-us’… wanted creative communication of hope

THERE is a kiosk in my neighborhood where I often buy telephone recharge cards. The man who owns it is an interesting...

Obiano: I love his heart

What the saints, sages, and saviours have accomplished, you likewise may accomplish if you will only thread the way which they trod...

Chineme, budding star killed by our repeated negligence

  Chineme Martins! Oh that boy! I knew him very well. I used to watch him regularly when he was playing for Ifeanyi Uba...

Doctors’ strike amid COVID-19: Hell No!

WHEN I read the news of some physicians embarking on “indefinite strike” in Anambra and Enugu states, I was shocked. Before I could ask...

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