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President Obama In Cuba


With Obama’s visit to Cuba, the normalization of ties between the U.S. and Cuba should be seen as great progress in human understanding between ideologically opposed nations it was indeed historic beholding President Barack Obama of the United States landing in Cuba on Sunday. The fear that the US and Cuba will remain parallel lines that can never forever meet has been ...

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Menace Of Collapsing Buildings


A policy should be put in place to ensure that professionals connected with collapsed building should not only have their licences withdrawn, they should be Tmade to face the full weight of the law The recent collapse of a five-storey building in the Lekki area of Lagos has brought back to the front burner the sad incidence of build- ingcollapseinNigeria.Asmanyas34persons ...

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That Nigeria-Turkey Terrorism Fight


Buhari’s recent revelation that he has unilaterally enlisted Nigeria into the comity of the Saudi Arabia-led Islamic nations fighting terrorism via an al-Jazeera television interview is already leading to an uproar. Adding the Turkish dimension may lead to very dangerous consequences Turkish President, Mr. Recep Tayyip Erdogan, during his recent visit to Nigeria as­sured President Muhammadu Buhari of his support ...

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Removal Of Chief Executives Of Federal Government Media


We believe that the media ought not to be put on a political pedestal that does great harm to objectivity. The media should not be reduced to handmaidens of any government in power.   President Muhammadu Buhari has just embarked on a hail of sackings of public officers appointed by former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan. The removal of the run-of-the-mill ...

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Enrolment In Poly, College Of Education On The Increase, JAMB Says


The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Monday said that the enrolment for Colleges of Education, Polytechnics and Monotechnics and Innovative Enterprise Institutions had improved greatly. JAMB’s Head, Media and Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin, said this in a statement he issued in Lagos on Monday. It said that the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) had expanded the carrying capacity ...

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