We can defeat Boko Haram, but we need a different approach

ely welcomed in order to end this violent insurgency. Finally, we need to recognize that terrorism is alive and thriving in the northern regions of Nigeria. This can be partially attributed to the fact that the environment has worsened and economic opportunities have lessened in this region.

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Saraki Reacts to Amnesty Internationals “No Progress Report”

The issue of the cleanup of extensive oil spill and the ensuing environmental degradation in the Niger Delta, has again been highlighted by the recent Amnesty international report. This report has correctly indicted the Federal Government and Shell for doing next to nothing to implement the United

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S/N EDUCATION PROJECT YEAR NUMBER OF BENEFICIARIES LOCATION OF BENEFICIARIES 1 Free UTME forms distribution 2012 1225 Across Kwara state 2 Free Extra Mural Classes (2centers) 2012 862 Ilorin and Offa Centers 3 Facilitates admission opportunity for qualified applicants into various institutions in the state. 2012 Numerous

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The Senator representing Kwara Central Senatorial District of Kwara State, Senator Bukola Saraki had expressed deep shock on receiving the news of the sudden death of one of most vibrant women Minister Nigeria ever had, Professor Dora Akunyili. Senator Saraki says, “Nigeria has once again lost a

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Today, we celebrate the re-birth of our nation’s democracy. On this day, fifteen years ago, the world watched as Nigeria ushered in a new era of government chosen by the people – after countless years of military dictatorships. Democracy Day marks the turning point in our history,

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Rejoinder: Is Bukola Saraki an Emergent Statesman? by @MrBanksOmishore

  Today, the Federal Republic of Nigeria and the whole world is focused on the hunt our 276 missing daughters.   In the past week, the eyes of the world have been focused on our country and its contradictions, we held the World Economic Forum in Abuja

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The Metamorphoses Of Ilorin From A Civil Servant Town To Modern City

The Metamorphoses Of Ilorin From A Civil Servant Town To Modern City By Abdullahi Olesin, Ilorin Anyone either indigene or non indigene who is visiting Ilorin, the Kwara state capital for the first time in the last one decade will surely miss his ways unless he asks

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Tackling terrorism in Nigeria will take more than guns and bombs

Once again, Nigerians have faced further attacks in the northern part of the country, which have left more than 43 school children dead. It is another great loss of innocent lives at the hands of Boko Haram, this time in the Federal Government College in Buni Yadi. This

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The Next Steps in Ending this Insurgency by Senator Abubakar @BukolaSaraki

As the struggle to reunite the young schoolgirls abducted from Chibok by Boko Haram insurgents enters its third week – like many Nigerians and our well wishers around the world – I welcomed the reports that the Federal Government has agreed to accept foreign assistance to aid

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Senator Saraki distance self from campaign posters, ask Nigerians not to fall for distraction

The media office of the Senator representing Kwara Central Senatorial District of Kwara State, Senator Bukola Saraki has come across an online publication titled “   2015: Bukola Saraki Presidential Campaign Posters Flood Abuja, Katsina ”. Senator Saraki wish to categorically state that the said story is

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