Nasir el-Rufai’s book as intellectual fraud? – By Prof Charles C. Soludo

Although there is no single definition of fraud, the online definitions that come to mind as one reads Nasir el-Rufai’s book (The Accidental Public Servant) is “fraud as course of deception, an intentional concealment, omission, or perversion of truth”, or “an intentional deception made for personal gain or to damage another individual”. More...

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By 247ureports On Wednesday, May 8th, 2013
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Nigeria: Sense And Nonsense Of New Aviation Rule – By Emmanuel Onwubiko

Stella Odua, the self -styled Princess from Anambra state is Nigeria’s minister of Aviation. She gained her appointment from President Good luck Jonathan soon after her political platform-the Peoples Democratic More...

By 247ureports On Tuesday, May 7th, 2013
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Biafra: The Tithes and the Taunted Rejoicing – By Ikechukwu Enyiagu,

Ike.enyiagu@gmail.com This piece takes a closer look at the principle of God’s demand to tithing in the church; His view, intention and direction for its full utilization.  It equally intends to highlight More...

By 247ureports On Monday, May 6th, 2013
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Senator Ekweremadu’s Parliamentary Diplomacy – By Emmanuel Onwubiko

I have watched with considerable and intense interest, the international engagements of several high profile Federal and state government officials from Nigeria and I have often wondered the rationale for some More...

By 247ureports On Monday, May 6th, 2013
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What do Hobby Bloggers say Today who made Obasanjo their Punching Bag? – By Frisky Larr

General Olusegun Aremu Obasanjo When I started taking on hate-filled critics of former President Olusegun Obasanjo during the days of his 8-year tenure, many hurled abuses at me and called me a sellout! Very few More...

By 247ureports On Sunday, May 5th, 2013
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[Part 2] On NSC: Open Letter to President Jonathan

  Again, Your Excellency I begin with another old saying from where I come from in Nigeria. A blind man will find difficulty in believing another person testimony that his protector of several years was really More...

By 247ureports On Sunday, May 5th, 2013
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Of Rashid Balogun and the jobless sports ‘stakeholder’ – By Tunde Akinlabi

Minister of sport, Bolaji Sports is one sector where everyone can claim to be a stakeholder.  That’s because the passion we all have for the game. But even that does not give us the liberty to disrespect, ridicule More...

By 247ureports On Saturday, May 4th, 2013
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On NSC: Open Letter To The President Of Nigeria – By Dr. Rashid A. Balogun

“If ain’t broke don’t fix it” by Bert Lance (1977) (23rd Director of the US Office of Management and Budget). I begin this article with such quote to direct the Presidency attention to the happenings in More...

By 247ureports On Saturday, May 4th, 2013
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Why Do Westernized Africans Think They Can Teach Us? – By Lekan Abayomi [NewsRescue]

May 3, 2013 Why do westernized Africans think they can teach us? by Lekan Abayomi[NewsRescue] Why do westernized Africans think they have the liberty to insult Africans to European audiences? Laying out “pathetic” More...

By 247ureports On Friday, May 3rd, 2013
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Kano Bus Park Blast Scene to be Converted to Islamic School-as Igbo community cries foul – By Obinna Akukwe

The Kano State Government is  bent on converting the scene of the bus station bomb blast into an Islamic school. Governor Rabiu Kwakwanso had earlier told the Igbo traders and transporters who built More...