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Politics / Re: Bola Tinubu Arrives Fasoranti's Home On A Condolence Visit by Balkan(m): 1:36pm On Jul 14
Ok
Politics / Re: PHOTOS: APC Leader Tinubu In Reuben Fasoranti's House by Balkan(m): 1:34pm On Jul 14
Afonja
Politics / Re: Adeyinka Grandson Accuses Igbos Of Being Behind The Death Of Funke Olakunrin by Balkan(m): 4:37am On Jul 14
otokx:
What is this again? It is reported in the video that its masked men. We should not start what we cannot finish by spreading falsehood.
dont be scared of the Fulanis. That is their way

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Politics / Re: Yoruba People Are Not Paper Tigers And Dogs - Aare Adams by Balkan(m): 12:41am On Jul 14
Very funny people. Watch how they will gather used tyers and start burning them on the streets as if it's the tyer they are burning killed the woman.

Spineless set of people

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Politics / Re: Biafra Flag Spotted In Shoprite Lagos by Balkan(m): 5:30pm On Jul 13
Ok
Politics / Re: Osinbajo Firm, Simmons Coopers Partners Linked To N100bn Alpha Beta Scam - Punch by Balkan(m): 11:25am On Jul 13
The day of reckoning is here.
Pastor Osibanjo, the fake pastor is about to be dealt with by the Fulani cabals

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Crime / Re: BREAKING: Killing Of Fasoranti's Daughter Declaration Of War On Yoruba -odumakin by Balkan(m): 10:55am On Jul 13
Nobody takes this Afonjas serious.
Ranting of an �. This the benefit of voting for Buhari.

Enjoying your next level
Politics / Re: Throwback Photos Of Professor Wole Soyinka As He Celebrates His 85th Birthday by Balkan(m): 10:27am On Jul 13
CBT. Awah to Ya
Sally 4 ever.
You shipwrecked in paradise
Politics / Re: Appointments: Southeast Not Being Marginalised, Says Orji Kalu by Balkan(m): 7:21am On Jul 13
Orji Uzo Kalu, you are making the greatest mistake of your life.

Just because of personal ambition, you are selling yourself to the Fulanis. This your position will hunt you for Life

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Politics / Re: FG gives 6-months grace for registration of irregular migrants by Balkan(m): 6:41am On Jul 13
Another stategy to invite all Fulanis in Africa to come and register officially in Nigeria so that nobody will call them illegal immigrant.

Why can't the illegal immigrant be deported?
Well no space for fulanis in SS/SE.

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Politics / Re: Only If Igbos Will Learn From Hausa And Yoruba by Balkan(m): 9:13pm On Jul 12
MANNABBQGRILLS:
Time to ponder........

SOUTH EAST: IS IT NOT TOO LATE?

I will chip this in just to keep the reality before us, at least for posterity sake. Truth is bitter but it's still the best medicine. 

My people say; 'He who does not remember where the rain started beating him, will not remember where it stopped'. 

REWIND TO 2014. 
A new National Party was being conceived. Political Parties, political players and Regions were being wooed to the new alliance. 

'We' Igbos (read South East) vehemently refused to touch it even with a long pole. We packaged, sold to ourselves and bought the baseless propaganda that it was an Islamic alliance that would birth an "Islamic" and "Hausa" Party. Simply because those our brethren heavily invested in the PDP at the time were afraid of losing their vested selfish interests.
Till today I'm still trying to fathom the basis for that wicked and twisted deceit especially as many of those Igbo elites who sold that dummy have since ported to the same APC.


We failed to even identify with that new Alliance. Hence the Party, APC was birthed without any remarkable input from us or presence. The few amongst us who aligned were called all kinds of names and abused to high heavens by us even when they were proven right afterall.

Thus the few Igbos who were part of it were at best fringe players as they didn't have the required clout to make serious demands and do the necessary political wheeling and dealing required in Politics to strike the hard bargains since politics is all about interests and numbers. They were even suspect, so much so that it was only their personal political sagacity that gave them whatever they got.

That Party went on to win the Presidential Election which in truth, most of us never believed it could or would, because of our half baked permutations and poor understanding of Nigerian politics. But it did. 

Curiously we turned up at the fore front of telling this same Party how it should share it's 'spoils of war'.
We became hypocritical moral champions with an over bloated sense of entitlement. Who does that, in all political reality and practicality? But we did, even while vehemently and vociferously still refusing to shift our position, style and rhethoric.

We dug in. Supported every bad thing and person against the Party, the elected President and the Administration while denying any and every good done to and for our Region.

Fast forward to where we are today. Almost four years after the 2015 misadventure, we have stayed put at 2015, refusing to move forward, refusing to shift grounds, refusing to play pragmatic politics, telling ourselves the same lies we cooked and bought in 2015 and some more. 

We have started again saying "APC cannot give Presidency to Igbos in 2023", they don't want us in the National Assembly".
Buhari cannot hand over to an Igbo man because Buhari hates Igbos". "APC is deceiving you", bla bla bla.

Of course. We will believe Saraki, but we can't believe Buhari who's already President and who has a record of voluntarily picking two great Igbo sons as running mates in the past? Chukwu aju.

It is interesting and vital to note here that the PDP which many of us still proudly support and adore was in power for 16 solid years and in those years there were 4 Presidential Inaugurations and on none of those was an Igbo man found worthy by the PDP of even Vice Presidency and we are still bold to say it is the APC that has barely finished one tenure that doesn't want to give power to Igbos. Odi nma. 

NOW; Seriously, let's be sincere. As things stand today politically, why would the APC even hand power to us Igbos in 2023? 
On what grounds? 
On what records?
On what politics?
Is power given to anyone? 
Is it an appeasement or a gift? 


The APC is a political party. The main focus of a political Party is to hold power and keep it to enable it deliver on its agenda. So if the APC reads that the SE does not want the Presidency or does not have the capacity to help them win and keep power, they will stick with the regions that can and work with individuals who are interested. 

Make no mistake, I have always said, I do not blame us Igbos for the decision majority of us took in 2015. It's our right. But continuing to pretend that it was other regions, Buhari or the APC that made us do what we did then or remain where we are today is purely self deceit and I refuse to play that ostrich game. 

As far back as 2014, I and many others made that argument that Igbo Presidency was very feasible in 2023, ONLY under under the APC, ONLY IF we did a couple of things right politically. I personally continued to speak loudly on that even after the 2015 elections until when I realized that we were not ready to play the politics that was required and now I dare say it may be too late. Or is it not? Time will tell.

For now, we can continue to tell ourselves that we cannot hold the Presidency of Nigeria. I heard and read many of our brethren go from PDP to Biafra/seccesion (read IPOB) to Referendum to "Igbos do not need Presidency but Restructuring" etc forgetting that all that didn't lie squarely with us alone. We think other regions are not reading our body language?

All these guys below have all come to realize that it's very easy to play us like a flute. So like Saraki, like Fani Kayode, like Fayose, like Atiku, even Jonah Jang of all people, they keep playing us.

I've learnt not to bother myself anymore.
As some of us have said, it's good governance we want, even if only one village will be producing the Presidents. So be it.

Ka Chineke mezie okwu!!
cheesy
efulefu

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Politics / Re: Biafra Flag Spotted In Shoprite Lagos by Balkan(m): 4:57pm On Jul 12
I don't think that is Lagos, It could be one of the African countries.
But I think the Biafra and Igbo factor is the reason the Fulanis have not taken over Nigeria
Hate Igbos or like them, they are the check and balance of the country Nigeria

Remove the Igbo factor and see everybody a Muslim in Nigeria

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Politics / Re: Gbajabiamila Appoints Media Aides by Balkan(m): 9:43pm On Jul 11
Rubber stamp speaker
Politics / Re: Governors Kick Against Fuel Subsidy, Say ‘It’s Not Sustainable’ by Balkan(m): 11:55am On Jul 11
This is very interesting. This next level will be so sweet. Thank God no spacial petrol station for zombies.
I miss Dugara and Saraki who could have kicked against this inhuman behavior of APC

What we have now is Rubber Stamp speaker.
well, Tinubu will cancel all these when he becomes president 2023 grin grin grin grin grin

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Politics / Re: Offensive Comments: Gbajabiamila Reads Riot Act To Benue Rep, Gbilah by Balkan(m): 10:29am On Jul 10
Rubber stamp speaker
Politics / Re: Arewa Group Defends Ruga Settlement, Blasts Ohanaeze’s Nwodo, Fani-kayode by Balkan(m): 4:56am On Jul 08
Mazi Nnamdi Kanu. The supreme leader of Biafrans said that Buhari will use his hand and give us Biafra

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Politics / Re: Governors Rejecting Ruga Are Inviting Our Wrath.. Miyetti Allah Chairman by Balkan(m): 9:40pm On Jul 06
Thank God Tinubu will cancel all Ruga settlement when he becomes president 2023

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Crime / Re: Yahoo Boy Caught While Trying To Escape With Runs Girl Dead Body In Hotel by Balkan(m): 9:30pm On Jul 06
A lot evil in this government. Poverty has turned the youths against each other since 2015

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Politics / Re: Gbajabiamila’s ‘outburst’ Against Chinda, A Threat To Democracy —PDP by Balkan(m): 5:51pm On Jul 05
Rubber Stamp Speaker
Politics / Re: Buhari Cages Tinubu Over Plots To Stop Ambode’s Ministerial Appointment by Balkan(m): 5:30am On Jul 05
Tinubu will soon realize that his job in APC is over.
Buhari is more intelligent than him.

I hope he realizes that fast

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Jobs/Vacancies / Wanted For Employment Graphic Artist by Balkan(m): 2:15pm On Jul 04
Graphic artist wanted for immidiate employment at orgeun ikeja. Must know how to operate a Di printer and have knowledge of printing.

Call 08033327028
Politics / Re: Buhari Vs Atiku: Ben Nwabueze Storms Court In Wheelchair To Represent Atiku by Balkan(m): 2:11pm On Jul 04
Graphic artist wanted for immidiate employment at orgeun ikeja. Must know how to operate a Di printer

Call 08033327028
Politics / Re: Reps In Free-for-all As Gbajabiamila Suspends Plenary by Balkan(m): 5:45pm On Jul 03
Gbaja is a rubber stamp speaker
Politics / Re: Northern Youths Issue Buhari 30-day Ultimatum To Implement Ruga Across Nigeria by Balkan(m): 5:10pm On Jul 03
Do this Abokkis know the meaning of a trouble shooter

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Politics / Re: Ruga: Protesters Storm Plateau State Government House (photos) by Balkan(m): 7:07am On Jul 03
All these middle belt people deserve what they are getting

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Politics / Re: RUGA Will Solve Security Challenges In Nigeria - Lalong. by Balkan(m): 11:35pm On Jul 02
I have never seen a foolish people like Jos people.
This your governor will do what you people will regret many years to come.

If you people don't protest now, you will have your life to regret.

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Politics / Re: BREAKING: Ruga Settlement Is For Nigerians Benefit - Buhari by Balkan(m): 7:10pm On Jul 02
They should give RUGA to APC States. To compensate them for voting Buhari. SE and SS did not vote for Buhari so they don't deserve it.

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Politics / Re: Ahmad Lawan Announces Principal Officers In Senate [See full list] by Balkan(m): 1:04pm On Jul 02
TIGRITIS:
God bless the Presidency
God bless NASS
God bless the Judiciary
And most importantly, God bless NIGERIANS
God bless RUGA

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