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AJUWAYA ANTHOLOGY: Call for Submission

January 26, 2013

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For National Youth Service Corps Members Only It was as I walked past some excited Corps members practicing some exotic dance steps that the idea occurred to me. What better way for Corps members to chronicle their experiences and impressions than through one of the oldest form of art known to civilised man? This is […]

‘Progressives’ Impunity in Osun: Spare Me This ‘Change’

September 3, 2012

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SAS vehicle on the watch: (Pic Credit: True Talk)   Osun has never been lucky with good leadership since her establishment in 1992. Forget about the regrettable military era (92-99), fast forward to May 1999 and there you find Chief Bisi Akande whose major idea of governance was retrenchment of civil servants and using the […]

BIRTHDAY PRESENT: A GUIDE FOR MY FAMILY AND FRIENDS

September 1, 2012

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Dear Family and Friends, I am pretty sure you are all having a difficult time deciding what to get for me for my birthday. Due to my importance to you all, I know the coming ten days or so will be most difficult for you as you decide what is most appropriate for me. I’m […]

WHO CARES IF OUR PRESIDENT IS AWAY FOREVER?

July 19, 2012

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  TIMELINE  4th February 2010; 21:30 Hour PLACE  is Buka 5, University of Ilorin Main  Campus. While we were watching the NTA network news and at the same time doing ‘justice’ to Fufu and Efo soup, a friend of mine asked me a question loudly enough for all the five students in the Buka to hear; why do […]

EXAMINATION MALPRACTICES IN A NEW, ELECTRONIC WAY

July 19, 2012

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  I must have looked incredibly dumbfounded when my friend Ibraheem told me about some websites like naijabaseforum.tk that have helped in significantly revolutionizing examination malpractices in Nigeria in the last two years, because he asked me ‘you  have never heard of this, have you?’. I replied ‘no, I haven’t’ and it was his turn […]