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Femi Kuti, Yinka Davies dazzle at MUSON festival 2013

Femi Kuti

By nkasiobi oluikpe /lagos The MUSON Jazz Festival 2013 will always resonate in the minds of its attendees. The event, which held at the Shell Hall of MUSON Centre as part of the annual MUSON Festival of Arts was organised by The Musical Society of Nigeria (MUSON), as part of activities marking its 30th anniversary. The Jazz festival which was ...

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Sooting for life!…

Olumide Iyanda

By Olumide Iyanda  Email: oiyanda@gmail.com Twitter: @mightyng The drums were muted and there were no dancing fans as Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) of Ibadan defeated Warri Wolves 2-0 in their last home match of the season at the Lekan Salami Stadium, Adamasingba, on Wednesday, October 16. The victory was too little, too late, as the inevitable relegation to the lower ...

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Come, let’s talk together

Buzz, Olumide Iyanda, Email: oiyanda@gmail.com, Twitter: @mightyng, SMS: 08053069129 With an unenviable record of few policies and programmes for the greater good of Nigerians, you have to forgive those who see any gesture from the Federal Government as a Greek gift. That perhaps explains the reaction in some quarters to the proposed national conference announced by President Goodluck Jonathan on the occasion of Nigeria’s ...

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Who is in control?

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Opposition: Naaah! You again?

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Crisis in PDP

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Flooding…

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Nigeria’s Monsters

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PHCN… last hope

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Road to good governance

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Masses

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Recovered right and benefits

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WHO IS IN CHARGE?

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ECOWAS

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MINISTER

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Nigerian government headache

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Sharing of public funds

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ASUU strike

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Above the law

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ACN AND PPM PARTY

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Our sovereignty must be protected at all costs

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My friend, Rafael (2)

My time at Starz was like losing my virginity. That night, a chastity belt fell off my waist. It was a nightclub with black go-go dancers. It paraded 25 dancers in all. The girls danced wearing only their bikinis downstairs but it is full options upstairs. Drinks started from $7 but no patron was allowed to take any from one ...

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Jonathan’s unpopular wars

By Olumide Iyanda You have to give it to former President Olusegun Obasanjo; the old soldier knows how to choose his battles wisely. One of the biggest tricks he pulled on Nigerians was making people think his moves against ex-Governors Dieprieye Alamieyeseigha (Alams), Joshua Dariye and Ayo Fayose of Bayelsa, Plateau and Ekiti respectively were crusades against corruption, incompetence and gross ...

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Theatre of the absurd

Olumide Iyanda When the Minister of Tourism, Culture and National Orientation, Chief Edem Duke, said in May 2012, that “in the Nigeria of today, we can no longer manage the theatre so we are looking for international investment partners”, many who are used to how the art sector fared in the past feared something ominous was about to happen. The ...

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Looking for an Akwa Ibom wifey

By Olumide Iyanda Legend has it that Akwa Ibom women can find their way into any man’s heart from the kitchen to the bedroom. I am not adequately qualified to speak on the bedroom bit but I can bet three square meals that a typical woman from that state can cook up a storm. Anything from Edikang Ikong, Atama, Afang and ...

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