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COVID-19 and that flight from Abuja

Coronavirus, Enugu

THE trip was not planned. As concerns over the spread of COVID-19 grew and the country inched more and more towards the abnormal, I figured travel might be restricted before the end of the week. A call that Tuesday morning confirmed that feeling: I decided to travel out of Abuja immediately. What I saw at
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Obasanjo at 83 and the metaphor of the mystical elephant

Obasanjo: A belated love affair

IF words could make the dead turn in their grave, the founder of the Oodua People’s Congress, OPC, Dr Frederick Fasehun, would have rolled over last week, caught between amusement and surprise at a remarkable statement during the first-anniversary lecture of his passing. On that occasion, former President Olusegun Obasanjo warned that the country risked
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Marcus Brutus and his Cousins

ONE week after the Supreme Court overturned the election of Emeka Ihedioha of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as governor of Imo State and installed Hope Uzodinma of the All Progressives Congress, APC, nine lawmakers in the state house of assembly abandoned their party and joined the “winning team”. Four of them were elected on
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