Posts Tagged ‘nigeria’

“A Jar of Cream is Not Just a Jar of Cream. It Can Change the World” — The Story of Shea Radiance

Written on March 6th, 2016 by
Categories: Positively Naija: All News Positive About Nigeria

An illustration of how necessity can birth invention, innovation, and success, Funlayo Alabi's story of building her multi-million dollar business, Shea Radiance, is that and even more. Her story is one of discovering how her products are more than just products -- they are an economic vehicle throu...
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Nigerian Table Tennis Player Wins a Masterpiece Rally at 2014 Commonwealth Games

Written on July 30th, 2014 by
Categories: Sports

The 2014 Commonwealth Games are currently in full swing in Glasgow, Scotland.  In case you haven't already seen it making the rounds online, Nigeria's Segun Toriola, a table tennis player, put on a masterful defensive display in winning a point in a recent semifinal match-up versus Singapore's Gao ...
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Some Insights Into Democracy and How it Can Work in Nigeria

Written on January 16th, 2014 by
Categories: General Articles

Some Insights into Democracy and How it can work in Nigeria. By  Femi Fabiyi & Akintokunbo A Adejumo femif826@gmail.com and Akinadejum@aol.com  Democracy promotes the same sets of value no matter where it is practiced. Simple definition implies that government is made up of people, and sh...
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Is Nigeria A Secular or Non-Secular State? Part 2

Written on May 25th, 2012 by
Categories: Sovereign National Conference (SNC) Project

Secularism in Other countries Even though not all legally secular states are truly secular in practice, few of them are secular to a greater extent. All countries of the world are multi-religious and as such secularism is seen as the only option to stamp out religious persecution and denial of the ...
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Is Nigeria A Secular or Non-Secular State?

Written on May 25th, 2012 by
Categories: Sovereign National Conference (SNC) Project

Section 101 of the Nigerian Constitution provides: “The Government of the Federation or of a State shall not adopt any religion as State Religion.” It is in the light of this constitutional provision that some people say – Nigeria is a secular state. As a matter of fact, the phrase ...
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What is Wrong With Nigeria?

Written on May 12th, 2012 by
Categories: Sovereign National Conference (SNC) Project

Nigeria is 51 years plus as a nation yet nothing much to show for many decades of self-government. Many years ago, Chinua Achebe, one of the Nigerian literary giants, got disturbed with the situation in the country and came up with a book titled “ The Trouble With Nigeria”. Before and after he w...
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Why Nigeria Needs No Elections In 2011

Written on August 29th, 2010 by
Categories: Elections 2011

By Adeola Aderounmu Nigerians must insist of credible elections. It is the first prerequisite for the turning point that we continue to seek. We know that corruption, stupidity, senselessness and outright madness dominate Nigerian politics but credible elections remains the most single importa...
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Argentina brave heat to take gold

Written on August 23rd, 2008 by
Categories: Favorite Articles

Argentina retained their Olympic men's football title as they overcame the heat to beat Nigeria 1-0 in the Bird's Nest stadium.Read More:http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hi/olympics/football/7578052.stm...
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Nigeria military chiefs dismissed

Written on August 21st, 2008 by
Categories: Favorite Articles

Nigerian President Umaru Yar'Adua has dismissed the country's chief of the defence staff, together with the heads of the army and navy.Read More:http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/7573644.stm...
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Slick Nigeria crush sorry Belgium 4-1

Written on August 19th, 2008 by
Categories: Favorite Articles

Nigeria's Olympic team has powered into the final of the men's competition with a 4-1 win over surprise semi-finalists Belgium in Shanghai.Read More:http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hi/football/africa/7570309.stm...
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