Abubakar Usman

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2015: The Battle Between Nigerians And the PDP, By Abubakar Usman

In the past few weeks, some notable and not-so-notable Nigerians from the northern and southern part of the country have made comments that clearly indicate what interest they represent as far as the 2015 general election is concerned. Amidst several other side comments, the one that really began to give…

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Perhaps, Buhari should just quit, By Abubakar Usman

The author says Buhari is an honourable man who is being tackled because of his uprightness. (more…)

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Boko Haram Amnesty Committee: Jonathan Goofed, By Abubakar Usman

On Wednesday, the 17th of April 2013, the presidency announced the setting up of two presidential committees to engage members of the Boko Haram sect and define comprehensive and workable framework for resolving insecurity in the country as its primary objective. The committees, which has prominent Nigerians, drawn different spheres…

Amnesty For Boko Haram: What’s Sauce for the Goose is Sauce for the Gander! By Abubakar Usman

Few weeks ago, the Sultan of Sokoto, Abubakar Sa’ad asked the Federal Government to grant members of the militant group, Boko Haram, a “total and unconditional amnesty” for the sake of peace in the country. The Sultan’s basis is premised on the fact that a presidential amnesty to even one member of…

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The Devil’s Umbrella by Abubakar Usman

“It is because God too is tired of the PDP.” (more…)

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Reclaiming Nigeria in 2015: Can the Youths Go It Alone? By Abubakar Usman

Since the announcement of the emergence of All Progressives Congress (APC), which is a fusion of ACN, CPC, ANPP and a faction of APGA, Nigerians have been exchanging ideas, information and punches as to what difference the party will or can bring to the polity. These are not unconnected to…

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Mobile Phone Farming, the Goodluck Jonathan Miracle By Abubakar Usman

Just when you are about to give him the benefit of doubt, President Goodluck Jonathan always come up with something new. He takes pleasure in providing his critics reasons to haul stones at him. For a president who promised to surprise Nigerians in 2013, starting the year with a lot…

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After reviewing the constitution, what next? By Abubakar Usman

The 108 members of the Nigerian Senate and the 360 members of the House of Representatives had just recently returned from their various Senatorial Districts and Federal Constituencies respectively to seek the inputs of their constituents in the proposed amendment of the 1999 constitution. Both arms of the National Assembly…

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Is this Captain Piloting Kogi to A Crash? By Abubakar Usman

“What Kogi people need now is good governance and not political tussle.” (more…)