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Ambrose Nwalgwugwu: Overstepping the boundaries of the Cybercrime Act 2015

Let me be upfront from the onset: Ambrose Nwaogwugwu seemed to have crossed the lines of decency in discharging his duties as the New Media Director of the PDP. Beyond that, he may have overstepped the boundaries created by the Cybercrime Act, 2015. If...

Almajiri as Assets and Curses

By Shaka Momodu, Email: shaka.momodu@thisdaylive.com, SMS Only: 0811 266 1654 In April 2015, barely two weeks after the presidential election when the then newly-formed All Progressives Congress (APC) was waiting to take over the reins of power following its historic electoral victory, the...

Nigeria in A Zoom New World!

By Olusegun Adeniyi, Email: olusegun.adeniyi@thisdaylive.com The Verdict By Olusegun Adeniyi, Email: olusegun.adeniyi@thisdaylive.com The African Initiative for Governance (AIG) Advisory Panel meeting last Friday was expected to last no more than two hours. We were still engaged in a robust conversation ten minutes after exceeding the scheduled...

Kano and the COVID-19 challenge: Memo to Governor Ganduje

With 174 confirmed cases of COVID-19 infection in last three days, Kano is rapidly becoming the epicenter of the virus in Nigeria. Considering the economic centrality of Kano, this can be a significant risk to the rest of northern Nigeria and other neighboring West...

The Deceit Of Doing business in Nigeria

By Dr. Biodun Ogungbo There are times like this that I wonder how we will ever get back to an honest society. Two stories told below highlight just how low our dear society has sunken. The first story I was at Dunes Shopping centre in Abuja where...

Eight Free Education Lessons For “Gambari Progressives Society” On KWASU VC By Farooq A. Kperogi, Ph.D

2020 Today's back-page column in the Saturday Tribune may not appeal to a mass audience but it's important nonetheless. It tackles a group of ignorant, regressive rubes known as "Gambari Progressive Society", who have zero knowledge about how the university works but who are lyrical...

Herbal Claims For COVID-19 Cure… Then What? By Prof Olobayo O. Kunle

The ongoing pandemic has been exceptional in many ways especially in providing us with the kind of time that we could only have dreamt of due to the lockdown by various governments. This has brought out the ingenuity and rekindled the innovative spirit in...

Merchants Of Nation? – Part One By Dr Bolaji O. Akinyemi

In our search for a Saviour for our nation, persons must be shown and supported. A group whose activities must be unravelled and resisted must also be identified. Such persons who must be shown are those whose mission must precede our political Messiah with...

Abacha’s Loot: Let Us Worship The North And Forget Other Regions By Buhari Olanrewaju Ahmed

Desperation gave birth to nepotism in addendum to modern slavery by the President Muhammadu Buhari regime. The rule of law has also been manipulated since the attainment of independence. Abacha’s loot seems to be a source of joy for this administration and an opportunity to...

Spreading coronavirus on the wings of ignorance

By Olusegun Fafore Let us not talk about any causative relationship between the 5G technology and Coronavirus. We cannot afford to be as injudicious as the promoters of the idiotic narrative. But if anyone thinks of possessing a monopoly of silliness, they should...
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