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By Reuben Abati

One of the highlights of the recent celebrations of Democracy Day, on June 12, was the series of anniversary lectures organized to mark 25 years of Unbroken Democracy in Nigeria. At the Presidential Villa, Alhaji Bello Masari, Read the rest

Sanusi Lamido and Kano’s royal ding-dong

By Farooq kperogi

Kano’s Muhammad Sanusi II has been rethroned the exact way he was initially enthroned and dethroned: in the melting pot of the politics of vengeance and recrimination.

And he just might be dethroned yet again by this, … Read the rest


Sanusi Lamido Sanusi II has been reinstated as the Emir of Kano.

This decision followed the Kano State House of Assembly’s resolution to dethrone the current Emir and also dismantle the four new Emirates in the State established under a … Read the rest


Nigerian students of Teeside University have been thrown off university courses and ordered to leave the United Kingdom (UK) after a currency crisis left them struggling to pay tuition fees on time.

The Teeside University students were blocked from their … Read the rest