$322m Abacha’s Loot Sharing: The Voice of Jacob, the Hands of Esau

By Comrade O’Seun John On June 20th, 2018, the Federal Government of Nigeria represented by the Special Assistant to the President on Justice Reforms, Juliet Ibekaku-Nwagwu, disclosed the intention of the Federal Government of Nigeria to disburse the repatriated $322,000,000 Abacha loot from Switzerland to poor and vulnerable Nigerians in 19 States. The Advocacy for…

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BRF At 55 : Greying Gracefully, Going On With Gusto

By HAKEEM BELLO In November 2010, in a tribute to Stephen J. Solarz, a former nine-term New York congressman, Douglas Martin wrote that he was a “torrent of activity” supporting it with a statement issued by the late lawmaker’s office that “during his first six months in Congress, he made 12 speeches on the House…

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Who Wants Kayode Fayemi Dead? By Odunlabi Alayinde

On June 1, 2018, Michael Opeyemi Bamidele and five others were shot and wounded by a mobile policeman in what the All Progressives Congress described as “a case of failed assassination attempt” and an “orchestrated plan to sniff life out of” Kayode Fayemi. Bamidele and other APC faithful were in Ekiti for a reception in…

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