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Quota System:[Chart] Renewed Reactions Over Unity Schools Cut-Off Marks…139/300 In Anambra, 2/300 In Yobe

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon July 12, 2020
Nigeria as a country, operates the UBE Education system, also referred to as Unity schools. These schools have seen the advancement of education in the country, especially amongst those who cannot afford private schools. There are 104 unity schools across Nigeria currently, and they all take the same Commonwealth Entrance exam. In 2018, when the […]

Dominican Citizenship: How Deziani Allison-Madueke Seeks To Evade Extradition

by Seun Adeuyion June 7, 2020
Recent documents have emerged revealing the award of citizenship by the Commonwealth of Dominican Republic to Nigeria’s former Petroleum Minister, Mrs Deziani Allison Madueke.  Madueke who has been on EFCC watchlist was issued a diplomatic passport DP0000445 by the Dominican government on May 21, 2015 and her citizenship confirmed on May 29, 2015, in a […]

Hadiza El-Rufai: When Emotional Intelligence Is Social Distancing, By Oyewole Michael

by Seun Adeuyion June 2, 2020
“Emotional intelligence is the ability to sense, understand, and effectively apply the power and acumen of emotions as a source of human energy, information, connection, and influence.” Robert K. Cooper, PhD. Annoyingly, I cannot wrap my head around how our political leaders mess up very simple things. How mere issues pertaining empathetic leadership and relations […]

#COVID19: Is The Relaxation Of Lockdown A National Suicidal Attempt?

by Chuks Azotanion April 29, 2020
On Monday, April 27th, Nigerian Ruler, Muhammadu Buhari, during his address to the nation, declared that selected businesses across all states of the Federation (except Kano) will open from 8am to 6pm, starting from Monday April 4th, 2020. However, he said that there will be an 8pm to 6am curfew on daily basis after close […]

Abba Kyari and the Legacy That Should Rest in Peace

by David Hundeyinon April 19, 2020
In life and in death, the late Chief of Staff was a compendium of important lessons. They're probably not what you are thinking.

The Disturbing Success Of Coronavirus: Who Will Save The World?

by Jacinta Iroroon April 7, 2020
These are very abnormal times. The earth we labored to build is shutting down before our eyes and we have no magic wand.Although we’ve faced several challenges in our lifetimes, overcoming them never made us thought something so disastrouscould surface that would cause us to be still. Suddenly the novel Coronavirus, otherwise called Covid-19 struck. It rose to pandemic and the earth stood still. We are striving not to peris...