Federal government of the United States

By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 5th, 2014
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By Reuben Abati President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan declared Monday in Washington DC that the days when a few politicians, acting in concert with their hirelings and thugs, can hijack voters cards and other electoral materials, and manipulate the outcome of elections to their personal advantage are gon...
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Jul 22nd, 2014
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By Sani Mafara At a stakeholder’s town hall meeting organized by Global Right and Partners for Justice in Zamfara, stakeholders expressed deep concern with the where about of the 200M released to the Federal Ministry of Health by the President as intervention to the ongoing clinical management of the...
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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Dec 18th, 2013
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Source: Punchng Students and their parents jubilated on Tuesday over the suspension of the 169-day strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities. Even though ASUU ordered its members to return to   work immediately, students of most public universities  might not return to their  campuses becaus...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 24th, 2013
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by Emmanuel Arinze As part of the Transformation agenda of the Jonathan-led government, the co-coordinating minister of the economy and minister of finance, Mrs Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, in company of the power minister recently signed an agreement worth approximately $1.293 billion on power project with ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 23rd, 2013
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By Issachar Odion The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has overstepped the bounds of reason. To say that most discerning Nigerians are angry with the union is an understatement. Whoever anticipated that ASUU’s show of shame would last this long? At first, we all sympathised with the pedago...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 22nd, 2013
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*OKONJO-IWEALA IS NOT THE ISSUE Contrary to some recent media reports, the Federal government has not adopted a take-it-or-leave-it approach in its negotiations with ASUU. Rather, the approach is focused on positive engagement and achieving sustainable solutions to the challenges facing higher educat...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 2nd, 2013
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As I salute my fellow country men and women on this special, epochal and historical event of the 53rd Anniversary of our independence and knowing that many of our leaders have spoken to Nigerians on this special day, let me reiterate on behalf of our great party that no matter the obvious shortcoming...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 2nd, 2013
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Time and time again, throughout the history of medical practice, what was once considered as “scientific” eventually becomes regarded as “bad practice” David Stewart Fejiro Oliver An African proverb rightly says that the cane with which we use in beating the child is waiting for the next child. I saw...
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Sep 19th, 2013
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By EMMA UJAH, ABUJA BUREAU CHIEF ABUJA — The Coordinating  Minister for the Economy and Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, said yesterday, that she was not contemplating resignation and will concentrate on her job of managing the nation’s economy for the common good of Nigerians. The G-7 g...