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The Ogbemudia presidency that never was

The Kaduna Mafia’s choice of Ogbemudia, according to observers, is best seen in how the Hausa Fulani had, at that time, used the minorities to balance and forge alliances at the expense of the Yoruba and Igbo in the South

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Physicians rank high in suicide cases, experts lament

Committing suicide is not a new phenomenon, there was a recorded case in the Holy Scripture, the Bible of one of the disciples of Jesus Christ, Judas Iscariot who committed suicide. Down the ages and in all climes, suicide cases abound but it appears to be on the increase these days which is a disturbing trend. What could therefore prompt a man or a woman to take his /her own life?

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Why Ogbemudia dug his grave, shared his property to family members before death – Report

The news of the death of the two-time former governor of old Bendel State, Dr Samuel Osaigbovo Ogbemudia, at the ageof 84, came to many as a shock. This was because many knew that the civil war hero had been battling diabetes and high blood pressure just like other people of his age for some time, but dying was something nobody thought of.

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Vanguard personality of the year: Previewing the strides of our 2016 Frontliners

Weeks of expectation heralding the annual Vanguard Awards climax today at the Convention Centre of the Eko Hotel and Suites, Lagos as Vanguard honours some of Nigeria’s leading lights in the professions, business, and government. Today’s event was yesterday heralded by the Vanguard Economic Discourse where some of Nigeria’s leading economic minds ventilated their views on the different slants towards resuscitating the economy.

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Hosa Okunbo: Flying taught me business discipline

Capt. (Dr.) Idahosa Wells Okunbo (JP), Group Chairman, Ocean Marine Solution (OMS, OMT, SAA, and PPPFM. With unusual determination, he retired as a commercial airline pilot at a young age of 30 years after qualifying as Captain. Like the proverbial palm tree planted by the river side, he has weathered the Nigerian business storm to conquer challenges in all spheres — air, sea and land.

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