Rochas Okorocha

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Apr 19th, 2014
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by Salihu Moh. Lukman STATEMENT, ABUJA, April 18, 2014 – The Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) is concerned about the attempt to insinuate that APC Governors boycotted the Thursday meeting of the National Security Council. For the avoidance of doubt, we wish to state categorically that all APC ...
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Oct 8th, 2013
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By Emma Amaize & Akpokona Omafuaire EFFURUN — OGBUESHI Fidelis Tilije, three-time governorship running mate to Chief Great Ogboru in Delta State, has decamped from the Democratic Peoples Party, DPP, to All Progressives Congress, APC. He announced his move, yesterday, at a rally by APC in Effurun,...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 2nd, 2013
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To all discernible politically observers of the politics of the Eastern Heartland of Imo State, the race for the Douglas House, Owerri (i.e. Government House), in 2015, is not only getting thicker by the day but also getting messier given the covert and overt intrigues, alignments and re-alignments p...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 22nd, 2013
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BY OKEY NDIRIBE ABUJA—All Progressives Party, declared Wednesday, that a large part of its agenda will focus on the Nigerian youth with particular attention to education, job creation, entrepreneurship skills, and vocational training. National Chairman of the party, Chief Bisi Akande disclosed this a...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 22nd, 2013
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The family of Professor Chinua Achebe and the South-East Governors Forum on Sunday fixed May 23 for burial of the literary icon. Chairman of the forum and Anambra State Governor; Peter Obi announced this after a meeting of the governors and members of the Achebe family. The meeting held at Enugu Stat...
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Feb 20th, 2013
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It is obvious that all is not well  within the fold of the South East Governors Forum over the issue of Igbo presidency project  2015. In Anambra State,Governor Peter Obi is at loggerheads with  Governor Rochas Okorocha over who controls  APGA and he derides Okorcha?s attempt at  uniting the Igbos fo...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 12th, 2013
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By Kelechi Jeff Eme My initial temptation was to conclude that our leaders are solo in undertaking the ignoble journey to eternal damnation until senior members of the “oppressive gang” effused in their usual self while clobbering together a supposedly mega opposition party. The subsequent reactions ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 9th, 2012
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By Abdul Mahmud It was the Brazilian scholar, Donaldo Macedo, who coined the phrase ‘literacy for stupidfication’. The phrase which sadly highlights the inability of a people to interrogate issues, find truth to that which underlines the ordinary. The ignorance our people display over subjects of pub...