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Rising Unemployment; Fuelling Poverty
February 9th, 2018
The ranks of unemployed working-class people in Nigeria continues to swell at an alarming rate. In January, the National Bureau of Statistics released figures that show how terrible the situation
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Beyond the Call for Restructuring
February 8th, 2018
Some of the key issues presently impacting on the political economy of Nigeria are: the coming 2019 general election, current secession agitation, fiscal federalism and resources control, insurgency and militancy,
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Restructure Wealth in Favour of the Working Masses
February 8th, 2018
The first thing to ask amidst all the hue and cry about restructuring is – what does it really mean? Restructuring in simple terms means systemic political change or reshuffling.
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Fulani Herders – Say NO to Racism!
February 8th, 2018
Attacks by Fulani herders have become commonplace in the media.  And social media has been filled with claims that Fulani have been called on a jihad from across West Africa
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Herdsmen attacks: a critical perspective
February 8th, 2018
Six communities in the Logo and Guma Local Government Areas of Benue state were attacked on January 1 by herdsmen armed with automatic rifles. Not less than 73 people were
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Nigeria at 57: Workers Are ANGRY!
November 1st, 2017
In his speech to mark Nigeria’s Independence on October 1, 1960, Abubakar Tafawa Balewa cheerfully said the new nation-state “now stands well-built upon firm foundations”. This might be true then
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Two years of failure; Buhari and APC MUST GO!
June 17th, 2017
Two years into the four-year term of President Muhammadu Buhari and the APC federal government, it has become clear that the “change” promised is nothing but pure fantasy. Working-class people