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Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day Marred By Recession

Valentine’s Day Marred By Recession

By Oluwatoyin Akinrinola The harsh economic conditions in the country was a spoil sport for many people who ordinarily wouldn’t have spared no expenses to give their loved ones a treat on Valentine’s Day Femi Abimbola, an engineer had always looked forward to February 14 with excitement.  Popularly called Valentine’s or Lover’s Day, February 14

Sylvester Nwali Ngwuta

Prosecutor Withdraws From Justice Ngwuta’s Trial

The Prosecutor handling the case involving the Supreme Court judge, Justice Sylvester Nwali Ngwuta, Charles Adeogun-Philips has withdrawn from the case. Adeogun-Philips announced his decision to withdraw from the case when the case up for the continuation of the trial earlier today, Thursday. The lawyer, a former International Criminal Court’s [ICC] prosecutor, gave no reason

Presiden Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari’s Health: No Cause For Alarm

It has been a cause of concern for about three weeks now. No thanks to some unkind rumour about the death in the United Kingdom of President Muhammadu Buhari. But last week, controversy about the state of health of the president reached a crescendo. Nigerians, during rallies and on social media, demanded full disclosure on

Tell Cover Page

Anti- Corruption: A Failing War

The belligerent exchange between the presidency and the Senate last week sadly smells like rotten eggs, notwithstanding the sheer poetic and entertaining humour by angry Senator Shehu Sani. The senator faulted a letter sent to the Senate by President Muhammadu Buhari informing the upper house that he declined to sanction Babachir Lawal, Secretary to the