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‘Mr Shoot Me!’ A Night Never to be Forgotten: Chronicle of a Dogged Patriot, Bimbo Daramola

‘Mr Shoot Me!’ A Night Never to be Forgotten: Chronicle of a Dogged Patriot, Bimbo Daramola

By Dele Omoyeni ‘Shoot Me! Shoot Me!’ Rang the bold but daring words of a man who had seen and had enough of the sheer brigandage of the ruling PDP at the time following the Ekiti gubernatorial rerun elections of 2009 between Dr Kayode Fayemi and Engr Segun Oni. That night at Christ girls school

Full text of Donald Trump’s inauguration speech

Chief Justice Roberts, President Carter, President Clinton, President Bush, President Obama, fellow Americans and people of the world, thank you. We, the citizens of America, are now joined in a great national effort to rebuild our country and restore its promise for all of our people. Together, we will determine the course of America and

Economic Turnaround Possible Only If…- Atedo Peterside CON

Beyond Recession: Towards A Resilient Economy.    Distinguished Ladies and Gentlemen, As part of their 14th Daily Trust Dialogue, the management of Daily Trust requested a presentation from me on “BEYOND RECESSION: TOWARDS A RESILIENT ECONOMY”. My focus will be on “Towards a resilient economy”, because virtually all the actions and policies that are required

Captain ‘Hosa: Consistent, Persistent @ 59 By Sufuyan Ojeifo

Captain Idahosa Wells Okunbo, fondly called Captain ‘Hosa, is being celebrated as he turns 59 today.  Born on January 7, 1958, to the family of the late Reverend Robert Amos Okunbo, Captain ‘Hosa’s birthday always provides an opportunity for family members and friends to give their goodwill messages and best wishes to the investor who

Happy New Year 2017 to all our readers

The entire team and management of PEARL online news medium say Happy New Year to all our readers worldwide, especially our over 40,000 members on various social media platforms.   To see a new year is not everybody’s privilege but for us and our readers, through God’s mercy we are fortunate to see it, definitely