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OBITUARY: Ernest Shonekan, the technocrat who ‘stabilised’ Nigeria after June 12 annulment

    OBITUARY: Ernest Shonekan, the technocrat who ‘stabilised’ Nigeria after June 12 annulment

While June 12 and its aftermath remains a brackish pit in the ocean of Nigeria’s history, Ernest Shonekan is widely credited as the man who brought “stability” at a time

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A personal tribute to Bashir Tofa

    A personal tribute to Bashir Tofa

BY AMIR ABDULAZEEZ We have begun this new year on a very sad note following the death of one of Nigeria’s finest individuals, Bashir Othman Tofa. Aged 74, he died

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OBITUARY: Bashir Tofa, MKO Abiola’s opponent who rejected declaration of June 12 as Democracy Day

    OBITUARY: Bashir Tofa, MKO Abiola’s opponent who rejected declaration of June 12 as Democracy Day

There is that epochal moment — a landmark happening that defines a person’s life. Some people are the main characters when this significant moment happens. However, some are outshined by

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‘I did the right thing’ — IBB defends June 12 annulment

    ‘I did the right thing’ — IBB defends June 12 annulment

Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB), former military head of state, says he “did the right thing” by annulling the June 12 general election. The former military ruler maintained that he took

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Afenifere: IBB’s excuse for annulling June 12 election an insult on intelligence of Nigerians 

  Afenifere: IBB’s excuse for annulling June 12 election an insult on intelligence of Nigerians 

Afenifere, Yoruba socio-cultural group, has described the excuse Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB), former military head of state, gave for annulling

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Falana asks police to apologise to arrested June 12 protesters

  Falana asks police to apologise to arrested June 12 protesters

Femi Falana, human rights lawyer, has asked the Nigeria police to apologise for violating the fundamental right of protesters to

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Gani Adams: Nigeria’s unity fragile… mutual suspicion everywhere

  Gani Adams: Nigeria’s unity fragile… mutual suspicion everywhere

Gani Adams, Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, says Nigeria’s unity is fragile and various ethnic groups are suspicious of each

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Lagos police: How we stopped hoodlums from hijacking June 12 protest in Ojota

  Lagos police: How we stopped hoodlums from hijacking June 12 protest in Ojota

The Lagos police command says it prevented hoodlums from hijacking the June 12 protest in the Ojota area of the

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Kaduna CAN chairman: It’s meaningless to celebrate Democracy Day without free speech

  Kaduna CAN chairman: It’s meaningless to celebrate Democracy Day without free speech

Joseph Hayab, chairman of the Kaduna state chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), says celebrating Democracy Day without

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Fayemi: Nigeria has not reached the promised land — but we’ve left Egypt

  Fayemi: Nigeria has not reached the promised land — but we’ve left Egypt

Kayode Fayemi, governor of Ekiti, says although Nigeria has not reached the promised land, the country has left “Egypt”. The

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