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Apr 15th, 2014
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Written by Obinna Akukwe   Muslim-Muslim ticket in the forthcoming 2015 Nigeria’s presidential polls may be good option for the opposition All Progressive Congress (APC) if they intend to get more votes than the 12 million they garnered in 2011.   Many Nigerians have condemned the Muslim -M...
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Apr 3rd, 2014
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by Olugu Orji I am relieved that the on-going National Conference has finally broken through the barrier occasioned by sharp disagreements over voting procedure and has formally adopted the rules of business. I am elated by the candour many of the delegates are already exhibiting. I single out the no...
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Feb 9th, 2014
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The United States is deeply concerned by separate violent clashes in Nigeria’s Middle Belt region which claimed the lives of scores of innocent civilians on February 4-6. The attacks by gunmen against innocent villagers — including women and children — perpetuate a cycle of inter-communal...
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Jan 25th, 2014
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by Tonye Max Cookey-Gam FOLLOWING the change of leadership earlier this week, major political realignments have started favouring the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) which chieftains in Kaduna, who recently defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC), yesterday returned to the ruling party. Beside...
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Oct 7th, 2013
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By Luka Binniyat & Mayen Etim Campaigners for President Jonathan Goodluck ahead of 2015 elections, yesterday, escaped being lynched when hoodlums among the estimated 30,000 youths attending the Northern Youth Summit in Kaduna suddenly turned violent and went for the organisers of the event, while...
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Oct 2nd, 2013
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By Nna Nta Sometimes when a problem is complex and convoluted, resolution is achieved faster by the process of elimination. Knowing one way that something does not work is a step closer to knowing how it works. Thomas Alva Edison (1847 – 1931) is one of the most accomplished inventors of all times. T...
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Sep 17th, 2013
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Samuel, Friday and Mahmoud | credits: File copy The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested two young men who claimed to be undergraduates of the University of Jos, Isaiah Friday and Azzaior Samuel, for an alleged N2.05bn fraud. Two bureau de change operators, Salihu Mahmoud and Dan Ibr...
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Sep 8th, 2013
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The Protem National Secretary of the All Progressives Congress and former Minister of FCT, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, said on Saturday there would be no room for godfatherism in the party. El-Rufai who represented the Protem National Chairman of the APC, Bisi Akande, at a national conference organised by...
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Sep 1st, 2013
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  Prof. Ango Abdullahi Ahead of the 2015 Presidential election, Northern Elders’ Forum warned  on Saturday that Nigerians should not trust President Goodluck Jonathan  in his attempt to woo the country for another term. Secretary  of the NEF and former Presidential Adviser on Food Security, Prof...
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Jul 22nd, 2013
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The fracas, Oritsejafor said was against the principle of democracy, stressing that politicians must play the game to promote democratic values in the country. The cleric while speaking with newsmen in Kaduna, Sunday, noted that the power tussle in the oil rich city had made the nation a laughing sto...