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By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 19th, 2014
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by Salihu Moh. Lukman STATEMENT, ABUJA, April 18, 2014 – The Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) is concerned about the attempt to insinuate that APC Governors boycotted the Thursday meeting of the National Security Council. For the avoidance of doubt, we wish to state categorically that all APC ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 19th, 2014
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By Olusegun Adeniyi There is this story of a cowboy who had a serious accident with his vehicle in which he was carrying a dog and a horse. Not long after, a police officer who happened to be an animal lover came upon the scene. He saw the horse first and realizing the serious nature […]...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 19th, 2014
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By Nedum This is garbage-dump journalism at it’s best, suspectedly funded by -APC the opposition party. While I don’t think GEJ is the best that Nigeria should be able to boast of as president but he certainly is better than any of the psychopaths on the APC’s bloc for president. Th...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 17th, 2014
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by Soni Akoji I watched with dismay as President Goodluck Jonathan made a caricature of himself and brought the revered office of the President and Commander In Chief of the Armed Forces, Federal Republic of Nigeria, to an all time low yesterday in Kano during a PDP Jamboree he personally attended 24...
By IAfrica
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Apr 16th, 2014
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An explosion devastated a busy bus station on the outskirts of the Nigerian capital of Abuja on Monday, April 14, 2014. It was the latest in a series of terrorist attacks on Africa’s most populous nation. No group had claimed credit for the attack as of Monday, but Nigerian President Goodluck Jonatha...
By IAfrica
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Apr 14th, 2014
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On Monday morning April 14th, two blast at a motor park in Nyanya, a suburb of about 30km from Abuja, left many dead. See pics from the scene of the blast after the cut…...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 14th, 2014
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Abdullahi M. Seidu   Nigerians have waited so long for this moment. Now it is a reality. Light has dawned on the agitation for the convocation of a national conference to address the various issues affecting the Nigerian polity. The voices of the people are now being heard as their representativ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 11th, 2014
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by Ikechukwu A. Ogu I am compelled to write again on the exploitation of the Nigerian job-seeker (see “How Jobless and Job-seeking Nigerians Are Exploited” published in Sunday Trust of September 13, 2009 and some blogs). In 2008, some jobseekers got injured while others lost their lives during a recr...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 4th, 2014
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by Olusegun Adeniyi Nothing perhaps speaks to a time like this better than the message embedded in “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice” by the 18th century German writer and politician, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. As distinct from the 2010 American fantasy adventure film, the poem in question tells a co...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 3rd, 2014
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More issues emerged on Wednesday at the on-going 2014 National Conference in Abuja as the debate on the inauguration speech by President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan continued.   Issues bordering on national security, economic development, true federalism, restructuring of the polity, among others to...