How Klopp gets the best from most Liverpool talents in 2018/2019 season

By Moshood Akinleye– Many reasons could be claimed for wanting to beam the flood light on a team out of many who have probably done well in the 2018/2019 season, but for the purpose of a European victory, for the purpose of many failed attempts at finals in years past and for the purpose of the fashion in which the club swam into victory at the tail end of the season, it is worth dedicating paragraphs to.

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Nigeria’s new youth age classification and matters arising

By Ibrahim Faruk– The Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development on 24 May 2019 launched the Revised National Youth Policy, 2019 with youth stakeholders in Akure, Ondo state. The review which was long overdue – the 2009 Policy states that it should be reviewed periodically (every 5 years) was due for review in 2014. However, due to various challenges, the Policy Review process was not completed till 2019 (an additional five years after the last review was to have taken place).

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Innovative Strategies and Technologies Driving Access to Finance in West Africa’s Financial Sector

By Mudashiru Olaitan– At the Central Bank of Nigeria we are open to attending conferences like the Future Banking Technology West Africa summit, because it gives us insights into emerging innovations in the financial, banking and technology landscape. It also provides an avenue for us to learn about innovative financial service solutions that could enhance delivery of development finance services to clients in Nigeria.

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Our leaders need more than hope

Attacks on Saudi Arabia’s energy sector have recently elevated tensions in the Persian Gulf. The US has sent an aircraft carrier strike force, and US nonessential staff have been ordered out of their diplomatic posts in Iraq. The oil firm Exxon Mobil has evacuated their personnel, and the US Federal Aviation Administration has warned commercial air traffic of increased risk.

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Bye bye to Lugardian contraption

By Tola Adeniyi– The myriad of problems confronting the geopolitical space called Nigeria today could be traced to one single cause. It was a marriage that was not canvassed, not negotiated, not consented to that was the root, the father and mother of all the diseases that had plagued Nigeria since 1914. The diseases include consistently rigged Population Census, the basic fraudulent allocation of seats in the old federation, the fraudulent foundation of the country’s Military and the Police, and the inbuilt ingredients of sectional domination.

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