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By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Mar 14th, 2013
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STATE PARDON, A DECISION OF THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF STATE- OKUPE The state pardon given by the Federal Government to some Nigerians who had been convicted of various crimes was not a unilateral action of President Goodluck Jonathan but a decision considered and approved by the Council of States which...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Mar 2nd, 2013
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ANIEBO NWAMU, leadership.ng All doubts about President Goodluck Jonathan’s ambition in 2015 have been cleared. An Abuja high court headed by Justice Mudashiru Oniyangi performed the onerous duty, on Friday, by its ruling in a suit filed by Mr Cyriacus Njoku challenging the president’s eligibility to ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Feb 26th, 2013
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(Reuters) – France will not negotiate with gunmen claiming to be from Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram who have taken a French family of seven hostage, Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Tuesday. The three adults and four children were seized in Cameroon’s far north near the Ni...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Feb 25th, 2013
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By Dr. Socrates Ebo In Anambra, politics is a sublime art. It is a jigsaw puzzle set on a nebulous terrain. It is dance whose steps are often taught by the spirits. It a game, not for the dull witted and the gullible but for the enigmatic and the calculative. In Anambra, appearance is different [&hel...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Feb 22nd, 2013
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Attackers armed with guns and machetes stormed a village in central Nigeria’s Plateau state today killing 10 members of the same family amongst them five children under the age of ten. Two persons were also fatally injured and are receiving treatment in Vom hospital. The attack took place in Ko...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Feb 4th, 2013
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Police in Abuja this afternoon detonated a time bomb dropped at the entrance to the Area 8 Abuja office of NIPOST. Eye witnesses told Daily Times that the parcel containing the expolsive device has been at the gate since last week Friday. He said the parcel had a N100 stamp on it. An inscription on [...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Feb 3rd, 2013
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By Reuben Abati A loosely bound group of yesterday’s men and women seems to be on the offensive against the Jonathan administration. They pick issues with virtually every effort of the administration, pretending to do so in the public interest; positing that they alone, know it all. Arrogantly, they ...
By benim
In Election
Jan 13th, 2011
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With less than few hours to the presidential primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, on Tuesday received an unusual endorsement when a gay group, the National Gay Forum, declared their support for his bid to rule the country. Addressing journalists yest...