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LISTEN, THE STATE HAS NO RIGHT TO FINE YOU FOR ANYTHING

It is comical. You find, for instance, the FRSC, on bad portions of roads, where of course, the state of the road naturally snares potential offenders (because only the caught are offenders). 861 more words

Nigeria

Know your audience

Following the tragic accident at Alton Towers theme park it would be reasonable to think that the park’s reputation and that of their owners Merlin would be damaged. 289 more words

Communications

Mitchell joins refereeing standards debate

Former All Black coach John Mitchell has waded into the debate about refereeing standards. Writing on the Vodacom website, Mitchell writes that “referees have become overly process-driven.”  But he commended the accountability shown in  228 more words

Commentariat

WA FE KU LALEYI

I was travelling one of these days when particular lyrics of two songs flashed in my head, for no apparent reason other than the fascinating modus operandi of unconscious recall. 895 more words

Nigeria

KAYODE GOES TO TOWN ON LOVE, LUST & SEX

For a boy, the end of that first (meaningful) relationship can be life-changing, especially when it hasn’t ended on your terms. I was mired in an existential funk only time – and a lot of philosophizing – extricated me from. 1,058 more words

Commentariat

IN DEFENCE OF THE MIDDLE GROUND

OPENING STATEMENTS

First we’ll attempt a stab at some semblance of explanations. Contrary to popular opinion, to sit on the fence, or as has become the parlance, to be a fencist, is not anything worthy of commendation. 1,282 more words

Nigeria

War against War

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WAR AGAINST WAR

Bloated headless bodies floating on the stream. The tributaries clogged with decomposing corpses. The cities are a shadow of its former self. 409 more words

Opinion