National conference

By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 4th, 2014
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by Olusegun Adeniyi Nothing perhaps speaks to a time like this better than the message embedded in “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice” by the 18th century German writer and politician, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. As distinct from the 2010 American fantasy adventure film, the poem in question tells a co...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 30th, 2014
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For better or for worse, whether we are conscious of it or not, the recently inaugurated National Conference is and has become a very hotly contested political process and institution, a theater of increasingly intense overt Class [Political] Struggle. Why is this so? From its very beginning, social ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 27th, 2014
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by kingsley ahanonu To start with and frankly speaking, I had wanted to be a part of the round-table discussion in the on-going National Conference. I had wished to be nominated as a delegate. I had imagined being among the select few, who has being saddled with the onerous task of evolving a lasting...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 17th, 2014
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Anthony Chuka Konwea, P.E. In a sense it can be argued that His Majesty brought it down upon himself. A common proverb has it that when you bring back dry wood from the farm you are inadvertently inviting termites into your house. If he had not convoked a National Conference to argue about Nigeria’s ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 20th, 2014
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by Frederick Fasehun Opening address by Dr. Frederick Fasehun, principal convener of the”Pan-Yoruba agenda for the 2014 national conference,” holding at yard 158 Arena, Cregun, Lagos, on February 20, 2014. We, whom the exigencies of history and destiny have appointed as emblems and foot-s...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 24th, 2013
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By Morgan Omodu The Ominira Yoruba Apapo, a Yoruba Pressure group wishes to express our satisfaction with the kick start of the process that may eventually give Nigerians the long awaited National Conference which from all intent may offer a way out of the various problems confronting us as a Nation....
By IndepthAfrica
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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...