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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2019 And The Politics Of Campaign Finance, by Reuben Abati

Each Governor was reportedly asked by the ruling All Progressives Congress to bring N250 million ahead of the party’s National Convention. When the public protested, recently, the party disclaimed the news even if it added that it was the responsibility of members to pay outstanding dues. The APC needs N6 billion for its pre-election Convention.…

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