Opinion

Pink Lips: The Untold Story of a Budding Trade in Ikeja Under Bridge

In this eye-opening piece, Blackface correspondent, Rachel Okporu examined the business of PINK LIPS in Ikeja under bridge, the commercial center of Lagos, South Western, Nigeria. Excerpts; As the commercial nerve center of Lagos State, Ikeja is no doubt a beehive of activities of both male and female artisans in the beauty industry on daily basis trying to make an ...

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Ambode host Global Assurance team

 AMBODE RECEIVES VICE CHAIRMAN OF GLOBAL ASSURANCE, RICHARD SEXTON AND REPRESENTATIVES OF PRICEWATERHOUSE COOPERS (PwC) AT LAGOS HOUSE, IKEJA    Pix 1:  Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (right), with the Vice Chairman, Global Assurance, PricewaterhouseCoopers International Limited (PwC), Mr. Richard Sexton; during a courtesy visit at the Lagos House, Ikeja, on Tuesday, June 20, 2017.   Pix 2:   Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi ...

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PSYCHIATRIC EXAMINATION, ANOTHER WRONG-HEADED APPROACH BY THE FRSC

Oye Gureje The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) is reported to have just issued some guidelines that include compelling road traffic offenders to be subjected to what they term “psychiatric examination”. The offences that would lead to this mandatory examination include the use of phone while driving, route violation, traffic light violation, dangerous driving and overloading.

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Biafrians are free to go

By Oluwakayode Olumide Ogundamisi Failure is free, success comes with a price tag. Biafran activists so overplayed their hands, pushing ?? into a mood of “OYA COME AND GO!”

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Are we not breeding more Evans?

By Lateef Adedigba I don’t know whether I belong to the majority or minority School of thought in terms of our ways and manner of using social media platforms.

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Senator Mudashiru Hussein: A prize for loyalty

Senator Mudashiru Hussein: A prize for loyalty By Tunde Oladunjoye The above heading is suggestive of a ceremonial prize or instituted award. However, this write-up is not too far from it, as it is on reward for a humble political actor and party loyalist, Senator Hussein Oyetunde Mudashiru.

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Metamorphosis of street Begging: The Nigeria Example

Blackface Media Correspondent, Rachel Okporu, in this all-encompassing article, analyzed the activities of street beggars in Nigeria using Lagos, the commercial headquarters of the federation as an example. She affirmed that from direct and indirect observations, many Nigerians have adopted begging as their chosen career thereby leading to insecurity. She appealed to government at all levels to ensure that steps are ...

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Northern Youth Groups Threat Notice, Nigerians be vigilant

By Nelson Ekujumi Just like millions of Nigerians and lovers of peace, harmonious cohabitation and relations of people across the world, yours sincerely was taken aback by the crude, irresponsible, provocative, reckless and invitation to anarchy threat by some youth groups which claimed to represent the the interest of the people of northern region of Nigeria.

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Governors Nyesom and Ayo Fayose As the New Face of Nigeria’s Opposition Politics

Since the PDP lost the 2015 general elections to the APC, the role of the opposition which is indispensable in a democracy has been redefined by governors Nyesom Wike of Rivers and Ayo Fayose of Ekiti states as the arrowhead with their infantile tantrums and theatrics which is a great disservice to the responsibility and responsiveness of opposition politics in ...

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Ogbeni @ 60: The Power of Conviction

By Semiu Okanlawon Early in the life of his administration, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola brought up a video for those he believed were going to play critical roles in the implementation of his development agenda. It was a video on Bogota, the once decrepit, dreaded slummy province of Columbia.

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