Sanusi Lamido Sanusi

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Written by Obinna Akukwe The Boko Haram insurgents have finally chased away the predominantly Christian community of Gwoza and hoisted their black and white flag in the conquered territory. Succinctly put, they have captured the Christian community of Gwoza and declared it an Islamic state. This is j...
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Aug 25th, 2014
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*A front row account of Nigeria under the late president Yar’adua by Segun Adeniyi The book written by Segun Adeniyi, spokesman of Late president Yar’adua, with the title Power, Politics and Death has opened yet another chapter which has shown how the politics of this country is and has further under...
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Aug 30th, 2013
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By Adisa Adeleye Many Nigerians and also friendly foreigners agree that the country is facing various problems on political stability and economic reconstruction. The major problem is that of national unity in an atmosphere of the rising profile of ethnicity and religious bigotry. The past weeks have...
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Jan 3rd, 2013
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by M.B.O Owolowo The corruption conundrum continues as some incredulous statements were recently attributed to the President during the burial service of the late General Andrew Azazi. He was responding to a factual and frank homily by Bishop Hyacinth Ogbebor blaming corruption for the helicopter cra...
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Nov 14th, 2012
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A Federal High Court (FHC) sitting in Port Harcourt has fixed for January 15, 2013, hearing on the case of alleged of plagiarism instituted against Professors Steve O. Tamuno and Needorn Richard Sorle of the Department of Economics, University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT), by a Nigerian-born United Sta...
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Oct 2nd, 2012
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by Ahmed ‘Alatenumo’ Sule and Three Anonymous Bankers “All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. They are endowed with reason and conscience and should act towards one another in a spirit of brotherhood.” Article 1 – The Universal Declaration Of Human Rights   “Like a boil...
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May 16th, 2012
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By Aliyu Aliyu Some people see things that are, and ask why? But I dream things as they never were, and I ask “Why Not? – George Bernard Shaw –AN interesting article titled ‘’ Derivation and Deprivation: Why the North Is Poor’’ by a certain Ross Alabo-George which made the rounds in various new...
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Jan 13th, 2012
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Time Up ! The die is cast ..alea iacta est. I hope this is not going to be the classical “Nero Fiddled While Rome Burned”. Is it happening in our beloved Nigeria? I hope not. Priorities don’t get much more twisted. Committing suicide for the fear of death. I did give a second read t...
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Jul 26th, 2011
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Nigeria’s central bank on Tuesday jacked up its main interest rate by 0.75 points to 8.75 percent, the fourth increase in six months in a move aimed at putting a lid on inflation. The bank’s governor, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, told a news conference that the decision to hike the rate was info...
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Jul 5th, 2011
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Plans to introduce Islamic banking as one of the models of non-interest financial services has touched off intense controversy in religiously divided Nigeria. The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) two weeks ago published a final set of regulations on non-interest banking, which includes Islamic banking, ...