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The Guardian’s wobbly editorial on TAN

Posted: Oct 6, 2014 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint

By Dan Amor It would be recalled that The Guardian started off in 1983 as a distinct publication, very solid and […]

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Writing and the challenge of getting started

Posted: Sep 29, 2014 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint

By Dan Amor One unique problem the beginner is faced with today is how to develop an idea for a […]

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Another game without rules

Posted: Sep 22, 2014 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint

By Dan Amor The game is up. We are midway into the climax. But there appears to be no rules […]

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Delta 2015: The Tony Obuh Challenge

Posted: Sep 15, 2014 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint

By Dan Amor Is one of Nigeria’s prime states, not only because of its status as one of the core […]

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Why TAN is organizing national rallies (II)

Posted: Sep 8, 2014 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint

By Dan Amor In culture and tourism, he is the  most supportive President in the Movie industry who provided a […]

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Why TAN is organizing national rallies

Posted: Sep 1, 2014 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint

By Dan Amor In the past six months of its stringent activism in the advocacy space during which it has […]

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The N50 bn Terror Victims Support Fund

Posted: Aug 11, 2014 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint

By Dan Amor As a mark of solidarity for the Goodluck Jonathan led Administration, the organised Private Sector in Nigeria […]

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Akpabio’s inconsequential attackers

Posted: Dec 9, 2013 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint, COLUMNIST

By Dan Amor As epitomized by our national culture in which we shamelessly advertise our greed and invidious penchant for […]

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Donatus Igbeng: 1938 – 2013

Posted: Sep 23, 2013 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint, Monday

By Dan Amor Undoubtedly, the news of the transition to eternal glory of the urbane and cerebral teacher, Mr. Donatus […]

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Deportation: Use and misuse of language

Posted: Sep 2, 2013 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint, Monday

By Dan Amor Whereas it is sad that the Igbo and Yoruba have once more found themselves in an open […]

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Delicate Distress: A review

Posted: Aug 19, 2013 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint, Monday

By Dan Amor A two hundred and thirty-six page book written by Dr. Amanze Obi, literary scholar, critic and journalist, […]

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Issues in the power shift debate

Posted: Aug 12, 2013 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint, Monday

By Dan Amor Anyone living in Nigeria especially immediately before the death of President Umaru Musa Yar’ Adua when Dr. […]

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Is Gov. Rochas Okorocha a magician?

Posted: May 13, 2013 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint, Monday

By Dan Amor, 081 5180   8817 (sms only pls) danamor67@yahoo.com It was a delectable spectacle as a multitude of compatriots […]

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Jonathan vs. Amaechi: Authority abuse

Posted: May 6, 2013 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint, Monday

By Dan Amor , 081 5180   8817 (sms only pls) danamor67@yahoo.com Another term for “authority abuse” is “toxic leadership”. […]

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Who is Afraid of press freedom?

Posted: Apr 29, 2013 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint, Monday

By Dan Amor, 081 5180   8817 (sms only pls) danamor67@yahoo.com Before the advent of the present dispensation, Nigeria was literally run […]

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Many Andrews are still checking out

Posted: Apr 15, 2013 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint, Monday

By Dan Amor SMS: 081 5180   8817 (sms only pls) Email: danamor67@yahoo.com It sounds very much like an apocryphal tale. But […]

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Illegal detention camps and graves

Posted: Apr 8, 2013 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint, Monday

By Dan Amor, Email: danamor67@yahoo.com   Nigerians have, indeed, had more than their fair share of tragedies in recent times. Of late, […]

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Curbing the menace of student cultism

Posted: Mar 18, 2013 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint, Monday

By Dan Amor,  081 5180   8817 (sms only pls) danamor67@yahoo.com It is a matter of deep regret and embarrassment […]

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Who is afraid of Ojukwu’s edifice?

Posted: Mar 4, 2013 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint, Monday

By Dan Amor , 081 5180   8817 (sms only pls)danamor67@yahoo.com The wicked and most callous demolition of the multi-billion […]

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Appraising Cross River’s new industrial status

Posted: Feb 25, 2013 at 12:07 am   /   Checkpoint, Monday

By Dan Amor 081 5180   8817 (sms only pls) danamor67@yahoo.com The recent statement credited to the Hon. Minister of […]

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Rise and fall of the party system

Posted: Feb 18, 2013 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint, Monday

By Dan Amor, 081 5180   8817 (sms only pls) danamor67@yahoo.com That the party system has failed in Nigeria is no […]

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On the wings of history

Posted: Feb 11, 2013 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint, Monday

By Dan Amor , 081 5180   8817 (sms only pls) danamor67@yahoo.com Out of the abundance of the heart, the […]

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Nigeria: A Nation of 160million Fools

Posted: Feb 4, 2013 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint, Monday

By Dan Amor , 081 5180   8817 (sms only pls) danamor67@yahoo.com When the Union Jack (the British flag) was, […]

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Nigeria: A revolution postponed

Posted: Jan 21, 2013 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint, Monday

By Dan Amor,  081 5180   8817 (sms only pls) danamor67@yahoo.com A few years back, on Wednesday July 7, 2010, to be […]

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The parable of the judge

Posted: Jan 14, 2013 at 12:00 am   /   Checkpoint, Monday

By Dan Amor , 0802  359  7734 (sms only pls)danamor67@yahoo.com In an apparently naïve fashion, this is a fable about […]

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