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Opinion - Short-sightedness in separatist agitation

Opinion - Short-sightedness in separatist agitation

    By Anthony Akinola   Those “wise ones” who had authoritatively “decreed” the disintegration of Nigeria must be laughing quietly at current developments – the banter of insults between …

Par The Guardian, le 20 juin 2017
Opinion - Kanu, Biafra and the rest of us

Opinion - Kanu, Biafra and the rest of us

    By Yakubu Mohammed   For the second time in a few months, the alert had gone out again on the social media to the effect that there was …

Par Yakubu Mohammed, le 17 juin 2017
Opinion - Osinbajo and the troublemakers

Opinion - Osinbajo and the troublemakers

    By Paul Onomuakpokpo   It is a predictable path that Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has taken in his response to threats that are nibbling away at the nation’s …

Par The Guardian, le 16 juin 2017
Who is lying to the Igbos and to the rest of Nigeria?

Who is lying to the Igbos and to the rest of Nigeria?

  By Tabia Princewill   Nigerians need to be more discerning. In a country filled with special interests and rapacious individuals who would stop at nothing to safeguard their predatory …

Par Tabia Princewill, le 14 juin 2017
Opinion  - No room for military adventurers

Opinion - No room for military adventurers

    By Dan Agbese   Nigerians usually do not speak with one voice. This time, they do. The condemnations came fast and furious. A strong warning to any military …

Par Dan Agbese, le 12 juin 2017
FOLU AGOI - ‘My love for Leo Tolstoy is immense’

FOLU AGOI - ‘My love for Leo Tolstoy is immense’

Folu Agoi, is an award-winning poet, teacher and writer. He has to his credit a lot of poetry collections including Candid Lyrics, More Candid Lyrics, An offering of Olive, Service …

Par The Nation, le 5 juin 2017
Opinion - Ambode, CAN and the Lagos pastor

Opinion - Ambode, CAN and the Lagos pastor

  By Paul Onomuakpokpo   A democracy fiesta which began nationwide some days ago climaxed last Monday. Lagos strove to outdo other states with its Lagos My Success Story through …

Par The Guardian, le 2 juin 2017
NIGERIA - Genevieve Nnaji, "bankable" à Nollywood

NIGERIA - Genevieve Nnaji, "bankable" à Nollywood

  Au Nigeria, dans les chambres des ados, les posters d’Angelina Jolie ont laissé la place à ceux de Genevieve Nnaji, la star de Nollywood, l’industrie locale du cinéma. Elle …

Par Pierre Cherruau, le 31 mai 2017
NIGERIA - Online Media As Safe Haven for Journalists

NIGERIA - Online Media As Safe Haven for Journalists

    By Adeyemi Adepetun    Over time, print journalism has always shown resilience by getting over whatever challenge or phenomenon thrown up by technological advancement. Today, the revolution brought …

Par The Guardian, le 24 mai 2017
MAROC - COOPERATION : Le Président Buhari envoie un message au Roi

MAROC - COOPERATION : Le Président Buhari envoie un message au Roi

    Suite à la signature de lundi des accords relatifs au Gazoduc Atlantique et à la coopération dans le domaine des fertilisants, le Roi Mohammed VI a reçu hier …

Par L’Observateur du Maroc et d'Afrique, le 17 mai 2017
AFRIQUE - De l’art ou du business ?

AFRIQUE - De l’art ou du business ?

Les premières découvertes d’objets d’art en terre cuite de ce qu’on appelle aujourd’hui la culture Nok, du nom d’un village, datent de 1928, dans la région de Jos, au centre …

Par Pierre Cherruau, le 17 mai 2017
NIGERIA - President Buhari Set To Receive 82 Chibok Girls, Confirms Exchange Of High Profile Boko Haram Detainees

NIGERIA - President Buhari Set To Receive 82 Chibok Girls, Confirms Exchange Of High Profile Boko Haram Detainees

President Muhammadu Buhari will, on Sunday in Abuja, receive the 82 Chibok girls just released from Boko Haram captivity. This was disclosed in a State House statement signed by Mallam …

Par Sahara Reporters, le 7 mai 2017
CINEMA - Nollywood débarque à Paris pour la 5e fois : 5 films en compétition

CINEMA - Nollywood débarque à Paris pour la 5e fois : 5 films en compétition

Les friands du cinéma africain vont être servis à nouveau cette année avec la 5e édition du Festival Nollywood Week 2017 qui aura lieu du 11 au 14 mai 2017 …

Par Afriki Presse, le 4 mai 2017
Education offers hope of healing rifts sown by Nigeria's Boko Haram

Education offers hope of healing rifts sown by Nigeria's Boko Haram

In this unique Nigerian school, children born to Boko Haram learn together with those orphaned by the militant group

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 1 mai 2017
NIGERIA - Jonathan Used Boko Haram Insurgency To Turn Nigeria To His ATM - Obasanjo

NIGERIA - Jonathan Used Boko Haram Insurgency To Turn Nigeria To His ATM - Obasanjo

Former president Olusegun Obasanjo has disclosed why he opposed the re-election of immediate past president, Mr. Goodluck Jonathan in the 2015 presidential election. Mr. Obasanjo’s reasons are contained in a …

Par Sahara Reporters, le 28 avril 2017
Opinion - Corruption: Why Buhari may lose the battle

Opinion - Corruption: Why Buhari may lose the battle

    By Martins Oloja   I am fully persuaded that what President Muhammadu Buhari needs at this juncture is not sycophancy – that not a few are offering through …

Par The Guardian, le 24 avril 2017
Opinion - The humiliation of Nigerians abroad

Opinion - The humiliation of Nigerians abroad

    By Editorial Board   Just when it seemed the worst had been seen of xenophobic attacks on Nigerians, the phenomenon went on the increase the other day with …

Par The Guardian, le 18 avril 2017
NIGERIA - Obiano swears in 21 LG Transition Committee Chairmen

NIGERIA - Obiano swears in 21 LG Transition Committee Chairmen

  Gov Willie Obiano on Wednesday swore in 21 Local Government Transition Committee nominees shortly after they were confirmed by the Anambra House of Assembly. Obiano sent the list of …

Par The Lagos Times, le 14 avril 2017
INTERVIEW-Attract youth to farming in Nigeria to fight extremism, says campaigner

INTERVIEW-Attract youth to farming in Nigeria to fight extremism, says campaigner

« The problem for small farmers in Nigeria, and all over Africa, is economies of scale, no matter how hard they work »

Par Thomson Reuters Foundation, le 12 avril 2017
Opinion - Buhari’s Achilles heel

Opinion - Buhari’s Achilles heel

    By Yakubu Mohammed   Corruption is like a snake scorched. If it is not killed it becomes more ferocious, more venomous and more lethal. That is what the …

Par The Guardian, le 11 avril 2017