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The incidence of March 2007, at the Sony Ericsson Miami Open game between Serena Williams and Lucie Safarova, portrays the kind of racism largely experienced today. 534 more words

Contemporary Issues

Bailing out the States

President Muhammadu Buhari, recently approved the disbursement of $2.1 billion as an intervention package for some of Nigeria’s bankrupt states. In recent times, no fewer than 12 states have made the news by reason of their inability to pay staff wages, prominent amongst them being Osun State in South West Nigeria, where government workers remained unpaid for more than seven months. 494 more words

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Everybody will be happy if ever given the chance to make the headlines of news in the country. This is because of its effect on one’s popularity and social status. 716 more words


Some shock therapy for America

Recently, a second video has come out in which a higher-up from Planned Parenthood negotiates compensation for aborted “fetal tissue” (intact vital organs of aborted babies!).   72 more words

Contemporary Issues

I Am Not Coming As A Messiah

The recent sack of the former Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi (Big Boss) by the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) has not generated the anticipated frenzy from soccer fans. 466 more words

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Some centuries ago, people would hardly believe that technology would improve to the level of developing an instant messaging application. People only see the post office and maybe sending letters by people as the only way they can reach people who are not near them. 643 more words


Priorities, Priorities

Just today many of us learned the sad ~ dare we say, angering ~ news that the U. S. Senate is recommending $1.7 billion in education cuts… 621 more words

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