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Oct 14th, 2013
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  A crack seems to have emerged in the New Peoples Democratic Party as its bloc in the House of Representatives and its leadership differ on reconciliation with the Bamanga Tukur-led PDP. While the Abubakar Baraje-led New PDP insisted on Sunday that Tukur and other National Working Committee mem...
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Oct 11th, 2013
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By Olusegun Adeniyi On Monday, President Goodluck Jonathan inaugurated his 13-member Advisory Committee for a “National Conversation” (please note that the nomenclature has changed) where he gave a good speech to reply some of us that are critical of the process. But as the erudite chairman of the Na...
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Oct 10th, 2013
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By E O Eeke I am surprised that President Jonathan has yielded to the pressure of men, mostly in their 70s and 80s who believe that a country with an elected house of Assembly and a senate needs another body of men selected by politicians to decide its future. My opposition to the national conference...
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Oct 9th, 2013
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By Eze Eluchie Whilst much has been said about the role providence, as opposed to self-will and determination, played in your ascendance to the exalted office of the President of the Federal Republic, the immutable reality is that, for now, you are The President. History is replete with personalities...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 8th, 2013
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The peace talk between President Goodluck Jonathan and rebelling Peoples Democratic Party governors was on Monday postponed till after the conclusion of the Muslim and Christian pilgrimages. No specific date has been fixed for the next meeting. Governor Liyel Imoke of Cross River State said this in a...
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Oct 8th, 2013
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Crisis Management should be a required course for Nigerian politicians as it provides training in the management and resolution of crisis within an organisation. The formal study of crisis management originated in the 1980s, in response to major industrial and environmental disasters. However, it has...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 7th, 2013
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President Goodluck Jonathan President Goodluck Jonathan’s official declaration of intention to run for a second term in 2015 is the most-awaited event in Nigeria’s political space, ALLWELL OKPI writes The build-up to the presidential election in 2015 is no doubt the most intriguing political developm...
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Oct 5th, 2013
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Chief Ebenezer Babatope | credits: File copy Northern interest groups have reacted angrily to suggestions by Chief Ebenezer Babatope that northern politicians should wait until 2019 to vie for the Presidency. Babatope had, while speaking at a public function in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State last week, asked...
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Oct 4th, 2013
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By Adekunle Lukman For almost two hours on Sunday 29th of September. 2013, president Goodluck Jonathan responded to questions from journalists and Nigerians on twitter on various national questions ranging from insecurity, power, 2015 elections to cost of governance, and corruption. President Jonatha...
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Oct 2nd, 2013
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Chief (Hon) Paworiso Samuel Horsfal was a member of the House of Representatives in 1991/1992. The one-time Commissioner of Environment and later Ecology in Rivers State is worried that a comprehensive study conducted by experts on how to eliminate flooding in Port Harcourt has been abandoned by the ...