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Friday, 9 September 2016

I also feel the pain of recession –Saraki

Nigeria Senate President, Bukola Saraki says he is also feeling the pain caused by the current economic recession.
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Saraki made this known on Friday while addressing State House correspondents after observing the Jumat prayer with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Aso Rock Villa, Abuja.

My marital status not your business, says D’banj

Some weeks ago, the self-acclaimed Kokomaster, D’banj, caused a frenzy in the digital space after news broke that he secretly got married to his girlfriend, Lineo Didi Kilgrow.

And since then, the singer has maintained silence on the issue till Saturday Beats caught up with him as he was sensitising the public on his new initiative, CREAM.

COLUMNISM: A JOURNEY THROUGH COMMENTARY IN NIGERIAN NEWSPAPERS


First, a confession: I am a sucker for the written word –beautifully crafted words. With the kind of acumen many students reserved for Mathematics and English Language, I devoured stuff written by Nigerian newspaper columnists all through my elementary school days, through my years at the College. Perhaps, I would have had better grades in secondary school if I had devoted a substantial part of my time (and my brain too!) to studying school texts rather than following newspaper columnists. The decision to study Mass Communication, and ultimately Journalism, has its root in this rather weird antecedent.