Other Peoples’ Essays

Sachs Jeffrey on ending poverty

Written on December 28th, 2006 by
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  The End of Poverty In a world of plenty, 1 billion people are so poor, their lives are in danger. How to change that for good by Jeffrey D. Sachs TIME MAGAZINE March 14, 2005 Edition It is still midmorning in Malawi when we arrive at a small village, Nthandire, about an h...
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NewAge Athens sweetsour

Written on December 28th, 2006 by
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  ATHENS, OLYMPICS-RELATED EDITORIALS New Age Editorial August 24, 2004 Editorial: Athens sweet and sour The games of the Athens Olympics opened on August 13 on a sweet and sour note. Sweet, because the stupendous display at the opening ceremony showed just why the Greeks ar...
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Gbadegesin June 12 Imperative history

Written on December 28th, 2006 by
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    June 12 and the imperative of history   By   Segun Gbadegesin IN this piece I bring together three episodes relating to June 12 and its  aftermath to make a general point about the imperative of history. The first  episode occurred on October 22, 1995,...
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Akinjide Naira Dollar

Written on December 28th, 2006 by
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STAR ARTICLE: The naira, the US dollar, oil and the Nigerian economy Vanguard The naira, the US dollar, oil and the Nigerian economy : Nigeria...
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LaCrown visit to Kuje prison

Written on March 23rd, 2006 by
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MY VISIT TO KUJE PRISON Thank God, the so-called Census movement restriction panorama of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed of Lagos state orchestrated by Chief Makama NPC under the tutelage of the current administration is forcing some rest moments on me and I can write this short piece on my vis...
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STAR INTERVIEW: It is Impossible to Realise Biafra Republic – Madiebo

Written on October 15th, 2004 by
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  STAR INTERVIEW: It is Impossible to Realise Biafra Republic – Madiebo   New Age Friday, October 15, 2004 It is impossible to realise Biafra republic – Madiebo Ex-Biafran Army Commander during the Nigerian Civil War, Major-General Alex Madiebo says that i...
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Restructuring National Elections – by Sonala Olumhense

Written on October 10th, 2004 by
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    Guardian October 10, 2004 Restructuring National Elections By Sonala Olumhense There are two clear years to our next general elections. As a Nigerian, I hope that these are years of peace, as well as of growing confidence in our political system. In real terms, ther...
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