Refugees in their Homeland

Posted by Admin On the orders of the Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA) and the Nigerian Army, a demolition squad comprising heavily-armed soldiers and mobile police officers invaded Gosa 1 village, located along the Airport Road, Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, and demolished homes, businesses, churches, mosques, schools, farmlands, crops, shrines and important cultural relics belonging…

African Juju: To be or not to be

BY J-ONE ANJOORIN Last week, a university don, and political scientist, Professor Chinedu Nwolise suggested that Nigeria should revert to traditional methods of combating corruption and insecurity since western ways have failed. He said, “We need to apply efficacious oath, not with just the Bibles or Qurans used during swearing-in ceremonies but a Bible or…

FUEL SUBSIDY PROBE: Coalition of Civil Society Groups declare support for House of Representative’s decision

A coalition of civil society groups met in Lagos on Sunday, 29th April 2012, to review the House of Representatives report on the fuel subsidy management. After an extensive deliberation, the group resolved in a communique as follows:  1.  The civil society groups commend the Farouk Lawan Committee of the House of Representative for a…