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You owe Nigerians explanation over your absence at Buhari’s inauguration, Garba shehu tells OBJ

The Senior Special Assistant to the president on media, Mr Garba Shehu, has said that Ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo owes Nigerians an explanation over his absence at the inauguration ceremony of President Muhammadu Buhari. Shehu referred to the Vanguard newspapers publication of Page 16, June 16, 2019, which published the letter and invitation of the inauguration ceremony, to absolve the presidency of any blemish resulting from the absence of the former president Olusegun Obasanjo.

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The death of democracy in Nigeria: A coroner’s inquest

Before I deal with the core issues hidden in the womb of today’s title, let me say one or two things about some intellectually constipated anonymous fellows who, because either they can buy a copy of Sunday Vanguard or read this column on-line, feel entitled in their stupidity and lack of critical thinking to the extent of responding to my criticisms of President Muhammadu Buhari in a manner that strongly suggests that Nnamdi Kanu was probably correct when he described most Nigerians, including the so-called educated ones amongst them, as “animals.” In taxonomy, the science that deals with classification of plants and animals, including speciation processes, the human species, homo sapiens, belongs to the broad category of animal kingdom.

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