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Thursday, November 14, 2019

African leaders say “Give Donald Trump the benefit of the doubt”

Sigh. Look. You're tired of reading about it; we're tired of reporting about it. But the Donald Trump win is, like some fetid venereal disease, the gift that just keeps on giving. Every time you...
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Open letter to almost ex-president Yahya Jammeh of Gambia from a Nigerian

Dear Yahya Jammeh of Gambia, but why would a former President want to hold power like his family property? It is not like people won't listen to you anymore as a civilian. In fact,...
Yahya Jammeh Leaves Gambia

Freedom at last! The moment Yahya Jammeh vacated the presidential villa in Gambia

It was a long drawn out battle. Yahya Jammeh, who was so certain of triumph that he insisted there be no violence or dissent once the winner to the Gambian presidential elections was called...
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Jonathan Pie gives blisteringly funny rundown of US politics ahead of elections [WATCH]

Nobody does barely contained rage like the British do when it comes to comedy. My hero used to be John Cleese as Basil Fawlty, but Jonathan Pie is a very close second. Known for...
Don't Bomb Syria - Britain decides

LIVE: Britain is debating on whether to bomb ISIS in Syria right now (#DontBombSyria)

The debate in the House of Commons starts at 11.30am and scheduled to last until 10pm tonight. Politicians will vote on whether to bomb ISIS in Syria by 10pm. The latest YouGov poll shows that 48%...
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Open Letter to Senator Ajayi Boroffice – A Call To Statesmanship and Honour

I write this letter with a sense of sincerity and a lot of hope in my heart. A hope, that after reading these words from a concerned kinsman that I am, you, dear Senator...
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Donald Trump and the Promise of Change

The Promise of Change: Many are still stunned around the world at the outcome of American presidential elections. Against all odds, the impossible became improbable and the improbable became a surreal reality, with many...
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Syrian Father Tripped While Running To Safety Gets Some Good News

Shebi you people were here last week when I told you about this Hungarian spawn of Satan who was supposed to be an impartial camerawoman recording footage for her right-wing N1TV, but instead took...
Lagos Agiliti Mile 12 Clash

3 possible solutions to Hausa and Yoruba clash as Agiliti, Mile 12, Lagos burn...

This week, the flames burnt and the bodies piled in Agiliti and then on to Maidan and even as far as Orile, Mile 12 in Lagos state as a clash between the two ethnic...
Alieu Momar Njai presided over Yahya Jammeh's shock election defeat

If Na You Nko? Gambia’s Electoral Commission Chief who announced President Jammeh’s shock...

You know what? There are times that Africa just makes me tired. My people have no sense and no chill. And the more money we have, the higher the sense of entitlement, the less sense...