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No press freedom in Nigeria or anywhere in the world, by Swinton’s postulation

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION. “The man who pays the piper dictates the tune”, is a common saying in local and international parlance. Read what the former Chief of Staff to The New York Times, John Swinton said about press freedom and then judge for yourselves if there is anything called press freedom for journalists and other related practitioners. John Swinton, former Chief of Staff of the The New York Times, when asked to give a toast to the “free press”…

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Reflection on the significance of Easter

  By Ibe Uwaleke Folks, I have always thought about the injunction “Love thy neighbour as yourself”, by our Lord Christ. The conclusion I have drawn from this age-long injunction is that my neighbour is the next person to me existing alongside with me. He could be my child, wife, parent, sibling, acquaintance, friend, co-worker, co-tenant, a member of my community or association, somebody I have not met or will eventually meet, whether he is coloured or black like…

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