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MMM: The Fool And His Money Are Parted

By Yinka Odumakin Those who were in Lagos around 1991-2 would remember Forum Finance located on Allen Avenue in Ikeja, a company that employed a number of young men and women in flashy cars going about town duping the gullible ...

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MMM, Sambisa And The Boy Died

By Reuben Abati “Happy New Year, my brother” “What do you mean happy new year, more than two weeks into the New Year. Have I not been in touch with you since January 1?” “But for you the New Year ...

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REUBEN ABATI’S ‘SPIRITUAL SIDE OF THE VILLA’, BUHARI’S ‘KITCHEN WIFE’ AND THE CURSE AND PAIN OF POWER

By Femi Fani-KayodeI read Reuben Abati’s excellent write-up titled “The Spiritual Side Of Aso Villa” and I concur with his submissions. I worked in the Villa for three years as President Olusegun Obasanjo’s spokesman on public affairs and a lot ...

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The Buhari Legacy Project

By Reuben AbatiPresident Muhammadu Buhari’s strategists, if they are at work at all, are chasing ants and ignoring the elephant in the room. They do him great disservice. Their oversight is hubristically determined either by incapacity or a vendetta-induced distraction. ...

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Reuben Abati: The battle for 2019

By Reuben AbatiOne of the most frustrating things about Nigeria’s political history is how it keeps repeating itself and nothing ever seems to change, and the political elite doesn’t seem to learn from history.  The present administration has not yet ...

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Should we sell our assets? Things to note

By Bayo Adeyinka I have strong reasons to believe the decision to sell off ‘national’ assets has been concluded and that the government is just flying a kite to gauge public opinion. Why do I think so? I think it ...

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Plane crashes in Nigeria between 2005 and 2006 were planned by our leaders – Fani-Kayode

Former aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode in a Facebook post said the 5 plane crashes that occurred between 2005 and 2006 were man-made and planned by our leaders that are not human. Fani-Kayode wrote, ”Most of our leaders are not human. ...

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The Mark Zuckerberg visit – Reuben Abati

By Reuben Abati Mark Zuckerberg’s two-day visit to Nigeria has done a lot for the country; it is a pity no government official or agency has tried to tap into the gains of that visit. He arrived at a time ...

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Murder of Atsuwete barbaric, gruesome – Peterside

Dr. Dakuku Peterside has described as  “barbaric and gruesome” the  assassination of Barrister Ken Atsuwete in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital. The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) who was reacting to the sad ...

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The man who named his dog Buhari – Reuben Abati

By Reuben Abati The one absolutely unselfish friend that a man can have in this selfish world, the one that never deserts him and the one that never proves ungrateful or treacherous is his dog – George Graham Vest (1870). ...

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