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2019 Presidency : Emirs, generals back Tanimu, Tambuwal, Kwankwaso

2019 Presidency : Emirs, generals back Tanimu, Tambuwal, Kwankwaso

Opinions May 31, 2018 at 3:07 pm 0 comments

Permutations by high-level stakeholders opposed to a second term for President Muhammadu Buhari have gravitated towards three North-West politicians, Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Senator Rabiu Kwankwanso and former minister of special duties, Turaki Tanimu.
While Governor Tambuwal and Senator Kwankwanso have for

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I’m ashamed Nigeria is now used as negative example – Jonathan

I’m ashamed Nigeria is now used as negative example – Jonathan

News, Opinions May 26, 2018 at 8:34 am 0 comments

Former President Goodluck Jonathan says he is ashamed that Nigeria is now being used as a negative example in the international community.
He cited recent instances when the Ghanaian President , Nana Akufo – Addo, mocked the poor state of security in Nigeria and the naira ’s weakening status .
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Osun Security: Another First In Rating Indices, By Abiodun Komolafe

Osun Security: Another First In Rating Indices, By Abiodun Komolafe

Opinions May 7, 2018 at 11:04 am 0 comments

State of Osun is Nigeria’s most peaceful state. This impressive feat, according to a report on Nigeria Peace Index (NPI), couldn’t have come at a more auspicious time than now in the sense that Nigeria is bogged down by serious internal security challenge on all fronts

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Garba Shehu

Takeaways From Auspicious Meeting Between Buhari And Trump, By Garba Shehu

Foreign, Opinions May 3, 2018 at 4:17 pm 0 comments

President Muhammadu Buhari, to the disappointment of this group, delivered a calm, brilliant performance. He refused to be provoked and did not get angry at the taunting. He instead turned his attention to the task at hand and at the end, came home satisfied that he got everything he wanted from the US administration. The Rose Garden worked out very much for him as a routine engagement, certainly not like the make-or-break meeting as some wanted it to be.

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Buhari’s Impeachment: Mission Impossible, By Reuben Abati

Buhari’s Impeachment: Mission Impossible, By Reuben Abati

Opinions May 2, 2018 at 3:19 pm 0 comments

The Chairmen of the Committees on Public Accounts in the National Assembly – Kingsley Chinda (House of Representatives, PDP Rivers, Obio/Akpor Constituency) and Mathew Urhoghide (Senate, PDP Edo South) – have both had cause to ask the respective Chambers of the National Assembly to commence impeachment proceedings against President Muhammadu Buhari for allowing the withdrawal of $496 million from the Excess Crude Account, without prior approval of the National Assembly and/or appropriation.

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2019: Nigeria’s Emerging Political Leaders, By Reuben Abati

2019: Nigeria’s Emerging Political Leaders, By Reuben Abati

Opinions April 26, 2018 at 9:42 am 0 comments

A strong indication of both the quality and failure of politics in Nigeria, as the people look forward to the next general elections in 2019, is the manner in which virtually “every” Nigerian believes that he or she is good enough to be President of Nigeria.

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