Self assessment by Buhari By Antony Sguazzin

Nigeria’s Muhammadu Buhari is confident that it’s a job well done, as his near decade-long presidency draws to a close. In responses to questions from Bloomberg News, he said security has improved, infrastructure has expanded and a controversial policy of limiting imports has bolstered local production and made the economy more resilient. Many may disagree. Yes, the Boko Haram Islamist militants have been beaten …

Behind The Song: Lynyrd Skynyrd, “Sweet Home Alabama” by Jonathan Bernstein

Lyrics of the song 👇sweet home Alabama One, two, three Turn it up Big wheels keep on turnin' Carry me home to see my kin Singin' songs about the south-land I miss Alabamy once again and I think it's a sin, yes Well I heard Mister Young sing about her Well I heard ol' Neil …

Are attacks on Christians in Nigeria on the rise? By Peter Mwai BBC Reality Check

The attack on the church in south-western Nigeria is one in a series targeting Christians The recent killing of dozens worshippers at a Catholic church in south-western Nigeria has reignited concern about religious violence in the country. The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), an umbrella group representing church groups, says attacks on churches and Christians …

How Fayemi, Akpabio, Tambuwal, others wasted over N1bn on flippant presidential ambitions by Tunde Ajaja

TUNDE AJAJA examines the practice of politicians and their associates spending millions to buy presidential forms only to pull out of the race at the last minute At any time in Nigeria’s history, whether in the years of economic boom or now that a whopping 16.82 per cent inflation rate has eroded the value of the …

Nigeria: town mourns more than 50 people shot dead in church during mass by Emmanuel Akinwotu

Witnesses describe how attackers detonated explosives and shot at those who tried to flee Workers cleared the pools of blood and pieces of broken pews at the Saint Francis Catholic church in south-west Nigeria on Monday, as the local community mourned more than 50 parishioners shot dead in the final moments of mass a day earlier.No one …

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