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Feb 24th, 2014
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PRESS STATEMENT: Suspension of Nigeria’s Central Bank Governor Lamido Sanusi is corruption fighting back – Femi Aborisade The suspension of MALLAM SANUSI LAMIDO SANUSI as Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria is nothing but a fight back by the powerful forces of corruption in the structure of the N...
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Feb 15th, 2014
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By Temisan Jackson After an endless series of unprofessional reporting and no sign of willingness to change for the better, some of us have profiled Saharareporters as chief among those online media that were set up to enrich the pockets of their founders through blackmail-cum-settlement reportage an...
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Jan 7th, 2014
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by Danjuma Azemobo Musa About two weeks ago, I expressed disappointment at CBN Governor Sanusi Lamido Sanusi’s Volte-face on the unaccounted/missing $49Billion he expressed concerns about in a memo he wrote to President Goodluck Jonathan. My disappointment at that time stemmed from the fat that...
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Oct 6th, 2013
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By KINGSLEY OMONOBI, Abuja Umuahia, Abia State capital, last week, played host to the 9th biennial conference of the Nigerian Army Finance Corps. The conference presented Sunday Vanguard an opportunity to rub minds with Governor Theodore Ahamefule Orji on the crisis rocking his party, the PDP, the ch...
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Aug 23rd, 2013
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how to get your ex girlfriend back Dr. Oby Ezekwesili | credits: File copy The House of Representatives  has said  it welcomes the request for a public hearing  on the controversial jumbo pay of  its members and senators  by a former Minister of Education, Mrs. Oby Ezekwesili. Ezekwesili had  stated ...
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Aug 14th, 2013
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Senator Ameh Ebute was merely one of the senators in the democratic experiment pushed by former Military  President, General Ibrahim Babangida in the botched Third Republic until, he,  in 1993 teamed up with some other senators to unseat the then president of the Senate, Senator Iyorchia Ayu. His sta...
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Aug 5th, 2013
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By Levinus Nwabughiogu The House of Representatives penultimate Wednesday voted on the 87 items proposed for alteration by the House Committee on Constitution Review. The voting which was characterized by intrigues was nevertheless shaped to a conclusion by the determination and steadfastness of Spea...
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Aug 1st, 2013
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Justine John DYIKUK The theatre of the absurd unfolded recently when the former Governor of Zamfara State and member of the House of Assembly, Senator Ahmed Sani Yerima persuaded the Senate to support underage marriage in Nigeria. Section 29 of the 1979 Constitution which deals with the manner of ren...
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Jul 24th, 2013
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By Ola Johnson, IndepthAfrica Abuja -  Senate Might Get rid of Section 29 (4b) From Constitution. There are hints that the Senate might remove the controversial portion of the constitution which several Nigerians believed legalizes under age marriage. Nigeria Senate President, David Mark drop the hin...
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Jul 22nd, 2013
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By Tosin Adeonigbabe, IndepthAfrica The senator that represents Ondo Central Senatorial Area in the upper chamber of the National Assembly, Ayo Akinyelure, on Monday apologised for his support of the controversial support for girl marriage by the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Now with te...