Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Our rich heritage and the danger of foreign values, By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

April 23, 2014

Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u Today’s tsaraba will start with an apology for the unannounced absence of this column in the past weeks just as it was... read more

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The limit of favouritism, By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

April 1, 2014

Muhammad Jameel Yushau “The answer is simple; I am worried about the self-defeatist attitude in some of our youth. They believe ‘long leg’ is everything?”…... read more

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The beauty of failure and tragedy of defeat, By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

March 24, 2014

Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u Failure itself is not a bad thing, the author says.…... read more

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Appreciating our parents (II), By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

March 11, 2014

Muhammad Jameel Yushau Parents should teach children how to be responsible.…... read more

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Appreciating parents (I), By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

March 5, 2014

Muhammad Jameel Yushau “Life is not about you alone. It is about others as well, and toping the chart are your noble parents.” About a... read more

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Tsaraba from an adventurous journalist (V), By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

February 25, 2014

Muhammad Jameel Yushau A tour of Goree Island, Senegal…... read more

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Tsaraba from an adventurous journalist (IV), By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

February 18, 2014

Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u Continued from last week. It was a dream comes true. We are now in Goree Island. As we disembarked from the ferry,... read more

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Tsaraba from an adventurous journalist (III), By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

February 11, 2014

Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u … Continued from last week. Even before arriving Senegal, I had heard so much about Goree Island. Every person I met who... read more

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Tsaraba from an adventurous journalist (II), By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

February 4, 2014

Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u … Continue from last week. So I contacted the tailor immediately to make sure she prepares the tsaraba within few days so... read more

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Tsaraba from an adventurous journalist (I), By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

January 28, 2014

Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u Before you start checking your dictionary let me start by explaining that tsaraba is not an English word. It simply means a... read more

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Komla Dumor: Tribute to a natural broadcaster, By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

January 21, 2014

Muhammad Jameel Yushau Broadcasting is a natural talent, and those who have it easily become household names. For anyone who listens to radio or watches... read more

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MINT: Reality or digression? By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

January 13, 2014

Muhammad Jameel Yushau “Watch out, MINT will feature as an achievement during the 2015 electioneering campaign…”…... read more

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Will there be Nigeria in the next 100 years? By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

January 7, 2014

Muhammad Jameel Yushau Finally the third negative and the worst is the failure of leadership. Unless the question of leadership is resolved, and purposeful and... read more

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Online journalism and the ethical question in Nigerian media (II), By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

December 31, 2013

Muhammad Jameel Yushau Mr. Yusha’u looks at how Iyabo Obasanjo’s letter brings to question rivalry between traditional and new media. The myth and the controversy... read more

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Online journalism and the ethical question in Nigerian media (II), By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

December 30, 2013

Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u How Iyabo Obasanjo’s letter brings to question rivalry between traditional and new media.…... read more

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Online journalism and the ethical question in the Nigerian media (I), By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

December 17, 2013

Muhammad Jameel Yushau It took a political storm like the one released from Ota farm by former President Olusegun Obasanjo to displace the series of... read more

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Who steps into the shoes of Nelson Mandela? By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

December 10, 2013

Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u Africa had never been short of great people. But few would argue that in colonial and postcolonial Africa, the greatest son produced... read more

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The age of smart kids, By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

December 3, 2013

Muhammad Jameel Yushau In the late 1980s, I could remember arguing with fellow school mates about the computer, most of us had not seen one... read more

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“Seven lessons of leadership”: An overview (III), By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

November 27, 2013

Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u A key lesson every leader should learn from is the fifth quality suggested by Professor David Gergen: what he calls “a sure,... read more

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“Seven lessons of leadership”: An overview (II) By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

November 19, 2013

Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u The second important lesson of leadership, according to Professor Gergen is what he calls “A Central Compelling Purpose”. According to him, “just... read more

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“Seven lessons of leadership”: An overview (I), By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

November 13, 2013

Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u Let me start by saying that the title of this contribution is not mine. It is the title of a chapter in... read more

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Where are the Muslim Scientists? By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

November 5, 2013

Muhammad Jameel Yushau Last week at the World Islamic Economic Forum in London, the first time such Forum took place outside the Muslim World, showcases... read more

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Killing the lice in your eyes, By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

October 29, 2013

Muhammad Jameel Yushau Kashe kwarkwatar ido (literally translated as killing the lice on your eyes) is a common Hausa adage which can perhaps be explained... read more

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University education and generational change in Africa (VI), By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

October 26, 2013

Muhammad Jameel Yushau Continue from here. The second source of funding that will help universities in Africa is inter-regional consolidation. If you take countries like... read more

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University education and generational change in Africa [V], By Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u

October 9, 2013

Muhammad Jameel Yusha’u The strength of Harvard University’s endowment fund is quite exceptional, because the 30 billion that the university makes from its donors is... read more

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