• EMMANUEL ONWUBIKO Human Rights Activist, Social Media Expert, Writer

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As Seas Warm, Whales Face New Dangers

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Oct,2017

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From the top of the six-story lighthouse, water stretches beyond the horizon in every direction. A foghorn bleats twice at 22-second intervals, interrupting the endless chatter of herring gulls. At least twice a day, beginning shortly after dawn, researchers climb…

Wandering pig nabbed in Henrico after stalling Nuckols Road traffic

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Oct,2017

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• It’s become a familiar and somewhat pastoral sight in the area of Henrico’s Twin Hickory subdivision — a meandering pig. Police responded to Nuckols Road after 8 a.m. on Tuesday to nab the animal that was running back and…

NIGERIA LOSES MEMBERSHIP OF EGMONT group- Dogara

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Oct,2017

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Says Nigeria’s suspension from EGMONT group major set back for anti-graft war The suspension of Nigeria from the EGMONT group is a major set back for the Federal government’s fight against corruption, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara,…

HUMAN RIGHT’S RECORD @ 57 BY EMMANUEL ONWUBIKO

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Sep,2017

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At 57, a man/woman is typically expected to be putting plans together for post- retirement age. Some of these strategies must of necessity cover the various ramifications of living good life. A good life entails spending of meaningful times engaging…

WHEN THE POLICE BECOMES THE THIEF By Emmanuel Onwubiko

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Sep,2017

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The Nigeria Police has a very notorious image which must be cleaned up through fundamental attitudinal transformations of the men and officers of the institution. Apart from the well-known notoriety as being corrupt and excessively bribe taking, some percentages of…

WHERE IS THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY? BY EMMANUEL ONWUBIKO

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Sep,2017

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A highly provocative pattern of conversations by politicians and their unlearned/uncultured supporters have emerged in the last few months which signpost the emergence of authoritarianism of the worst degree. This pattern of public debate has to do with the increasing…

PMB: THEORY AND PRACTICE OF IGBO MARGINALIZATION BY EMMANUEL ONWUBIKO

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Sep,2017

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With mouths aghast, millions of Nigerians and friends of Nigeria from around the globe watched as President Muhammadu Buhari granted his first most important international media interview and made a frightening disclosure. This was barely weeks after he was inaugurated…

THE LEADERSHIP CURSE OF SOUTH EAST BY EMMANUEL ONWUBIKO

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Sep,2017

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The coming of democracy or civil rule in Nigeria in 1999 has thrown open a can of worms and indeed exposed the varying degrees of rapid deterioration of political leadership. The above assertion is not to invalidate the rich literature…

Iggy the giant iguana rescued after being found in Scottish layby

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Sep,2017

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Iggy is being cared for at the SSPCA’s Lanarkshire centre after being found at the side of a road. Photograph: Scottish SPCA/PA A giant iguana more than 1.5 metres (5ft) long is being cared for by animal welfare experts after…

Why we visited South-east, South-south —Governor Shattima

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Sep,2017

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Northern governors have invited their counterparts from the South-east to visit their states to interract with Igbo communities as a means of promoting peace and communal harmony among various groups in the country. Chairman of Northern Governors Forum and Governor…

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