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Ambassadorial Nomination: Ketebu’s Candidacy In Perspective

Ambassadorial Nomination: Ketebu’s Candidacy In Perspective

Uncategorized July 24, 2013 at 3:13 pm 0 comments

When President Goodluck Jonathan submitted the names of 8 ambassadorial nominees to the Senate for screening and confirmation early this month, the only non-career nominee on that list is Dr. Bolere Ketebu, a nominee from Bayelsa State! Though her name is not new in the nation’s socio-political encyclopedia, but,

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APC To Be Registered Under 2weeks- CPC

APC To Be Registered Under 2weeks- CPC

Uncategorized July 24, 2013 at 9:20 am 0 comments

By Onyebuchi Ezigbo
The Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) has said that the registration of the proposed opposition party coalition platform, All Progressives Congress (APC) would come into effect not later two weeks from now.
The expression of optimism by CPC came just yet another registered political party, African

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[OPINION] Abdullahi M. Seidu: A More Focused Constituency Project, Please!

[OPINION] Abdullahi M. Seidu: A More Focused Constituency Project, Please!

Uncategorized July 23, 2013 at 6:02 pm 0 comments

In the last couple of months, battles have raged between the executive and the legislative arm of government over the functionality of the 2013 budget. And after the dust settled, we were informed that over N100 billion had been budgeted for constituency projects.Although, I am not totally comfortable with

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Patience Jonathan’s Mum Perish In Auto Crash

Patience Jonathan’s Mum Perish In Auto Crash

Uncategorized July 23, 2013 at 8:02 am 0 comments

There was anxiety in Port Harcourt on Monday as news of the death of Mrs. Iwari-Oba, the mother of the wife of President Goodluck Jonathan, Patience,  spread in the Rivers State capital.
The mother of Mrs. Jonathan was said to have been involved in a ghastly motor accident along

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Patience Jonathan’s Mum Perish In Auto Crash

Patience Jonathan’s Mum Perish In Auto Crash

Uncategorized July 23, 2013 at 7:02 am 0 comments

There was anxiety in Port Harcourt on Monday as news of the death of Mrs. Iwari-Oba, the mother of the wife of President Goodluck Jonathan, Patience,  spread in the Rivers State capital.
The mother of Mrs. Jonathan was said to have been involved in a ghastly motor accident along

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[OPINION] Adeyemi O.J: Opon Imo (Tablet of Knowledge), Abi Opon Scam?

[OPINION] Adeyemi O.J: Opon Imo (Tablet of Knowledge), Abi Opon Scam?

Uncategorized July 23, 2013 at 6:48 am 1 comment

Opon Imo (Computer tablet) is a project of Osun State Government which has attracted more positive than negative comments from the public until Bola Ilori (Chairman of the Launch Committee) made a rigmarole of the subject. In Punch issue of May 23, 2013, Ilori replied a critic of the

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