Reuben Abati

By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 23rd, 2014
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By Phillip Nwogu It is a shame that Reuben Abati has chosen to be on the side of a sinking navy instead of calling a May Day warning. He has chosen not to be on the side of historical positivism when the drums of history start beating. What shall we say of shameful and pitiable […]...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 15th, 2014
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By Ayobami Oyalowo Bring Back Our Girls Movement has become a franchise and security forces know what they are up to.” ~Marilyn Ogar, Director of public relation, DSS The above statement was openly made by the Director of Public Relations of the DSS, Marilyn Ogar on July 9, 2014 at a security briefin...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 22nd, 2014
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by Bayo Oluwasanmi Add this to Reuben Abati’s file: The man cries. There are some things Abati can’t fix – lies and betrayal. By now, Abati must have settled the fact within himself that lies have a short life, but truth lives forever. It’s been almost a month after Chibok. Frustration and desperatio...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 16th, 2014
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by Fejiro Oliver No individual can save a nation. If a nation is sleepwalking and doesn’t wake then it will never be saved. But an individual can be a catalyst to wake them up -Professor Cornell West Forget the headline of the column I’m writing today and join me to kneel down before the throne [&hel...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 23rd, 2013
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by Goodluck Ebele Jonathan I wish to formally acknowledge your letter dated December 2, 2013 and other previous correspondence similar to it. You will recall that all the letters were brought to me by hand. Although both of us discussed some of the issues in those letters, I had not, before now, seen...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 16th, 2013
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by Reuben Abati STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE – We have noted with utter disdain, the reckless and irresponsible call by the APC on Sunday for the National Assembly to commence impeachment proceedings against President Goodluck Jonathan. Ordinarily, we would not have dignified Alhaji Lai Mohammed’s...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 10th, 2013
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Abuja – The Federal Government on Wednesday ordered investigation into the reported killing of three Nigerians and the attack on the Nigerian Embassy in Guinea-Bissau. Dr Reuben Abati, the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President Goodluck Jonathan, told State House correspondents in Abuja ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 30th, 2013
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By Fejiro Oliver Until we totally change the way we elect our leaders, until we remove private money from public campaigns, lying will be the de-facto method of governance in this country-.Peter Schuyler Dear President Jonathan, – I’m not supposed to ask how you are the way I asked my grandpare...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 6th, 2013
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The presidency on Tuesday described as mischievous and untrue a report that President Goodluck Jonathan requested to visit former military President, Ibrahim Babangida in Minna during the break of Ramadan fast to demonstrate “the spirit of comradeship.” Special adviser to the president on media and p...
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Aug 6th, 2013
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PRESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan has congratulated President Robert Mugabe on his victory in last week’s presidential election in Zimbabwe, as announced by the country’s electoral commission. Jonathan, in a statement issued by the presidential spokesman, Dr Reuben Abati, in Abuja, on Monday, urged Mugabe ...