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Aug 22nd, 2014
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Nigeria: Ribadu washes hands off attack on Amaechi, Kwankwaso By Nwaorgu Faustinus Emerging cracks in the relationship between former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, and Governors Chibuike Amaechi of Rivers State and Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso of Kano St...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 16th, 2014
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By Eze Chukwuemeka Eze Okocha assures that Amaechi will complete tenure Press Release The Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has described as shocking and retrogressive, the impeachment of 15th July, 2014 by the Adamawa State House of Assembly, of the Governor of Adamawa Stat...
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Jun 28th, 2014
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By Don Baridam, PhD Since the “BringBackOurGirls” protests started after we learnt that about 276 girls were abducted by the radical Islamic group called Boko Haram on April 14th, 2014, there is nothing that many commentators have not compared President Goodluck Jonathan to in this trial period of ou...
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Jun 20th, 2014
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By Fejiro Oliver The Nigerian presidency has abandoned its electoral duties and began a reign of terror on opposition governors. The Rivers State government on Thursday decried how the Federal Government has held its governor, Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi hostage on his way to Ekiti State. In a press rele...
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May 9th, 2014
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by Odimegwu Onwumere Going by the dexterity and zest with which Mallam Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai awkwardly throws his weight against the government and, most times, the personality of President Goodluck Jonathan, one cannot refuse, but agree that there is a cult of ignorance in Nigeria, especially since t...
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Apr 30th, 2014
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by Akintokunbo A Adejumo “The last official act of any government is to loot the treasury” has been a popular quotation on many websites since the global financial crisis of 2008. The quotation is usually attributed to George Washington (1732-1799), but there is no evidence that he ever said it...
By IAfrica
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Apr 25th, 2014
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They tweeted solidarity messages at the same time. I’m a fan so this is really good news. Family is really everything. Guess all your prayers have been answered…:-). Long live P-Square! Paul Okoye’s wife Anita Isama also tweeted…see it after the cut…...
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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...
By IAfrica
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Mar 24th, 2014
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Paul Okoye of PSquare, on Saturday, got married to his long-time friend and mother of his son, Anita Isama, at the popular Aztech Arcum Event Centre, Port Harcourt, Rivers State. The elaborate traditional wedding, which was witnessed by family members, friends and celebrities from various sections of...
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Mar 9th, 2014
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by Akintokunbo A Adejumo This article is not meant to hold brief or a rejoinder for Prof Wole Soyinka – I am most confident he, and others, can do this for himself more effectively than me; rather it is to seek to protect Nigerians from the insult and onslaught of the spectre of brazen and […]...