Can We Stop to Catch Our Breaths?

Posted on Mon 05 July 2021 in Nigeria • Tagged with Opinion, APC, Buhari, Tinubu, #EndSars

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By Aniemeke Isioma Prisca

Twentieth of October 2020
You carry army go kill many youth for Lekki
Na so water o, water runaway my eye
- 20 10 20, Burna Boy

Two weeks before the Lekki massacre, I remember urging my friends to tell …

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President Buhari and the $1bn splurge on military equipment

Posted on Tue 27 November 2018 in Nigeria • Tagged with News, Opinion, Politics, corruption, Buhari, Nigerian Army, weapons, military hardware, Metele, Borno State, Boko Haram

President Buhari in April 2018 approved the release of $1bn for the procurement for military weapons with the stated intention of crushing the Boko Haram terrorist group. 7 months on, the threat from Boko Haram doesn't seem to have abated, especially in the light of recent events:

On November 18 …

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