OPEN-DOOR ROBBERY POLICY

It is when we are really weak  That truly we become strong, And it is by the same token of our strength That we come tumbling down (La-la to roke, ile lounbo;) The butterfly of our jet age Alas, it’s destined for a plunge  In the very dustbin of history. It is by the agenda of our own very…

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SOFT LIFE, KILLING US GENTLY.

Soft life is killing us in this part of the country. We die daily by installments through our weekend parties of opulence in which millions of Nigerian youths have no food to eat while religious houses keep over-emphasizing love of money as the only way to prove that one is a child of God. What a “Sakara” gospel of…

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The Like of Liya

THE LIKES OF LIYA By Olalere Fagbola Paul imprisoned yet the Gospel was not Thick walls indeed do not prison make For a Liya Sharibu that is Christi innocence It’s just another haven fated for God’s revealing Glory Liya is a time bomb Ark before the Dagon of bokoharam; She never would deny Christ; will you deny Him? Even…

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WERE IT NOT FOR THE KING

WERE IT NOT FOR THE KING… WHEN words in my own part of the world get lost to verbosity, it is with the horse of PROVERBS that we chase and whip them back home to reasoning. When PROSE in my own part of the world is suddenly giving in to ” dysentery” of the mouth, it is with the…

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BREAKING NEWS?

How tune changes indeed Two forms of changes there are – A building up and a breaking down Journalism is today experiencing a breakdown. The same press statement which we were, in those days Advised to avoid like a plague, is the same celebrity Which today is dressed up in the tattered toga of BREAKING NEWS – Mr Journalist,…

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HEROISM

To endure life’s brutality Unperturbed in adversity Weathering one weather After another- Equanimity Malleability Singing the song of courage still. To traverse thick and thin Refined in tribulations Slicing through hatred And arch jealousy Immutability Flexibility Singing the song of courage still. To put fear into fears Being fortified in faith And rooted in love Formidability Invincibility Singing the…

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The Kwara State government has denied reports that it has sacked teachers

The Kwara State government has denied reports that it has sacked teachers alleged to have been illegally employed by the Kwara state Teaching Service Commission, TESCOM. In a telephone interview with PREMIUM TIMES on Friday, Muyideen Akorede, Senior special assistant to the state governor on media and communication, said the government has no plan to sack teachers. Mr. Akorede…

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