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By Dan Amor It would be recalled that The Guardian started off in 1983 as a distinct publication, very solid and dynamic, yet aesthetically illuminating. The editorials of the paper were works of craftsmanship and serious scholarship. Indeed, the Editorial Board could boast some of the best informed minds...

By Dan Amor One unique problem the beginner is faced with today is how to develop an idea for a story or a poem, or even an essay, of a considerably high...

By Dan Amor The game is up. We are midway into the climax. But there appears to be no rules for the game. Yet the players are jostling for action and attention. What manner of game is this? Is it another game of blame? What evidence do we have on ground to prove that this game is free from equivocation and compromise? Are the players out to play yet another terrible joke...

By Dan Amor Is one of Nigeria’s prime states, not only because of its status as one of the core Niger Delta states that produce oil in large quantity for Nigeria but also because of the quality of governance the state has witnessed since the current civilian political dispensation began in May 1999. Under its immediate past governor, Chief James Onanefe Ibori, the state...

By Dan Amor In culture and tourism, he is the  most supportive President in the Movie industry who provided a support fund of N3 billion for Nollywood. Before the rebating that made the Nigerian economy Africa’s largest with GDP of $510 Billion the administration had doubled tax revenue to N4.8 trillion in four years and had seeded Sovereign Wealth Fund with $1 billion. The...

By Dan Amor In the past six months of its stringent activism in the advocacy space during which it has successfully dwarfed all superlatives, the Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria (TAN) has been unambiguous as to what it stands for. No doubt, the organization has consistently told Nigerians that as a public trust, it will surely outlive even the Goodluck Jonathan administration...

By Dan Amor As a mark of solidarity for the Goodluck Jonathan led Administration, the organised Private Sector in Nigeria Thursday July 31, 2014, once more demonstrated an unabashed commitment to the Nigerian Project when the stakeholders pulled together the sum of sixty billion naira (N60B) to support the N50 billion Terror Victims Support Fund. The money was about N10...

By Dan Amor As epitomized by our national culture in which we shamelessly advertise our greed and invidious penchant for disrespecting constituted authorities with impunity, the countdown to the 2015 general election has once more triggered the politics of hate across the country. In none of the 36 states has this politics of rancour and acrimony been so pronounced like...

By Dan Amor Undoubtedly, the news of the transition to eternal glory of the urbane and cerebral teacher, Mr. Donatus Igbeng (KSM), frontline tutor, educationist, Christian leader par excellence and community leader, on Wednesday September 4, 2013, came to all his friends, former students and lovers of education with a rude shock. He died in his home town, Ngarabe Clan...

By Dan Amor Whereas it is sad that the Igbo and Yoruba have once more found themselves in an open show of shame, at least in the media, due to mismanagement of information arising from the recent deportation of some Nigerians of Igbo extraction from Lagos to Onitsha, it is most unfortunate that the situation was aggravated by elements in the media who play sentimental...