Namadi Sambo

By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 19th, 2014
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by Reuben Abati State house press release – President Goodluck Jonathan received with great shock and sorrow this afternoon, news of the sudden death of Senator Isaiah Balat, the Special Adviser (Special Duties) to Vice President Namadi Sambo. On behalf of himself and the Federal Government, Pr...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 22nd, 2013
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by Fejiro Oliver The 2014 budget which was submitted to the National Assembly will see Nigeria President Goodluck Jonathan spend N2,999,106,500 just for his office use, figures which were not detailed on what those uses are, while a whooping N.378 billion will be use to junket round the country and b...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 11th, 2013
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by Obinna Akukwe Ohanaeze Ndigbo met with Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan Monday night at State House, Abuja and discussed issues pertaining to terrorism, insecurity, national conference and poor state of infrastructure in Igbo land. In the address presented by the President General of Ohanaeze...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 21st, 2013
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By Stephen Oronsaye PARIS (FRANCE) – The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) plenary has removed Nigeria from its Public Statement following the country’s full implementation of the mutually agreed Action Plan and the exhibition of a clear political commitment to continue the development of its ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 2nd, 2013
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By Fejiro Oliver The PDP convention which led to a splinter group emerging in the party has already claimed nine lives of delegates form Adamawa State, the home town of former vice president, Atiku Abubakar. Eye witness report has it that the accident happened in Kafanchan, Kaduna State when two vehi...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 16th, 2013
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By Soni Daniel, Regional Editor, North, Alice Festus & Faith Gora ABUJA — Nigeria’s Federal Capital, Abuja, was literally grounded, yesterday, as about 30,000 women drawn from 36 states of the Federation, led by the First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan,  held a rally to sensitise women in the count...
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Aug 14th, 2013
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By Wole Mosadomi Minna— There ap-pears to be no end in sight to the lingering strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, in the country as Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister for the Economy, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala declared, yesterday, that the nation’s economy cannot accomm...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 9th, 2013
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President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday said that Nigeria would disappoint all those who predicted that the country would break up in 2015 by continuing to remain one indivisible entity. “For those who are predicting that this country will separate in 2015 based on the fault lines as of the time of a...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 20th, 2013
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Stars in his eyes, Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan is urging his country’s budding space industry onto new heights – an initiative he thinks is going to fix all kinds of other problems. Is this the beginning of a glorious new era of space exploration, or is Jonathan just taking advantage of the ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 7th, 2013
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Indications emerged at the weekend that no fewer than three political camps are at present arrayed against Vice President Namadi Sambo, moving to replace him as veepee, in the build-up to the 2015 presidential election. In the first group, according to THISDAY checks, are two Peoples Democratic Party...