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Buhari on life support since June 6 2017 – Ayo Fayose

Governor Ayo Fayose has released a statement detailing the condition of President Muhammadu Buhari, who left Nigeria for London 53 days ago.  The president has not been seen in public since then. The governor’s statement is reproduced in full below. Today, it makes 53 days since our President; Muhammadu Buhari left Nigeria to attend to his health challenges abroad. No …

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The self-contradiction in the IPOB call for (s)election boycott

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), the separatist group led by Nnamdi Kanu that is seeking the secession of southeastern Nigeria from the rest of the country, has called for a boycott of elections in the region until there is a referendum on whether the southeast should become the independent nation of Biafra. IPOB boycotts should be taken seriously by …

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Nigeria’s governance by gimmickery

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, who has been acting president for about three weeks as President Muhammadu Buhari continues on another extended leave in London for a mystery illness, yesterday took the “acting” part of his job a bit too far with a visit to Garki Market in Abuja. His spokesman chose to describe this act of folly on Twitter this …

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Buhari absent from duty 246 days out of 725 – Governor Fayose’s spokesman

Lere Olayinka, the spokesman for the Ekiti State Governor Ayo Fayose tweeted sarcastically yesterday in response to clamour in some quarters for absentee President Muhammadu Buhari to run for reelection in 2019: The president is currently in London receiving treatment for an undisclosed illness after jetting out of the country almost three weeks ago.  He hasn’t been seen or heard …

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Nnamdi Kanu’s delusions of grandeur

It is widely believed that the arrest of Nnamdi Kanu, the self-proclaimed leader of the separatist movement, the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), by Nigerian security agents in October 2015 and his detention for about 18 months until he was bailed last month, had elevated someone, who was seen as nothing more than a rabble-rouser on his internet-based Radio Biafra, …

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