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Coping with grief and loss without faces in Baga and Bama

Do you know the lady in the picture below? My guess is that you do not, and honestly, neither do I. I found her in one of the very few articles that has dealt with impact of the violence on innocent Nigerian families, who just happen to live in Northeast Nigeria, now also in Nasarawa. One cannot […]

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Rest in Peace Dr Dantong, Chair Senate Committee on Health

Every time news comes of another tragic incident in our country Nigeria, we cry, shrug our shoulders and move on. The routine condolence messages are sent, a firm statement is made from the presidency, normally to the effect that government will leave no stone unturned in finding those that carried out the dastardly act, a high powered committee […]

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Death by Service

The past week has been a difficult on to endure for many Nigerians. From the optimism of elections to the depression of post-election violence. With a heavy heart we re-collect our one year of service to the fatherland through the National Youth Service Corps programme. It appeared to be a masterstroke in innovative thinking to ask corpers to become […]