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The UK and BREXIT: What fallout?

There are now just 70 days remaining before the UK is slated to leave the EU. Earlier this week, the UK Parliament rejected Prime Minister Theresa May’s proposed Brexit Withdrawal Agreement by a historic margin of 432-202. This was the largest ever defeat for a sitting government in the House of Commons, with more than […]
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Safety Question in Power Sector-Sahel Standard’s Cover Story for December 2018

The December edition of Sahel Standard focuses on the safety issue within the power sector in Nigeria,dwelling on the state of the power sector, efforts of government, how stakeholders are reacting and performance of the technical regulator. The edition also has a coverage of the installation of the new President of Nigeria American Chamber of […]
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Charming posture of Nigerian Army under Buratai

A few Nigerians imputed extraneous meanings into what many perceived as the “combative” interface between the Nigerian Army and Daily Trust newspaper, a publications outfit based in Abuja. While many Nigerians were fast to take side with the Army without dissecting the issues due to its patriotism, a few persons still unjustifiably bandied all manner […]
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Atiku: Giving a dog a bad name

On November 14, 2018, the Saturday Sun led its front page with the bold headline: “The Atiku Dilemma,” with two accompanying riders: 1. We want to prosecute him for graft but no evidence to nail him, says Itse Sagay; and 2. Ex-VP now vindicated – PDP. Sagay is chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against […]