23 May 2015
WHEN the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governors a week ago called for the resignation of the national leadership of the party led by its chairman, Alhaji Adamu Mu’azu over the party’s poor outing in the general elections, Mu’azu fought back as expected.
22 May 2015 Features
LET us design a holistic reward system for adherence to and respect for propriety. Let us take the campaign to our schools, churches, mosques and community meetings. Let us conceptualise a curriculum that emphasises this across board from our nursery schools to the tertiary institutions. Political systems such as communism and socialism, though with their…
22 May 2015 4 Features
CHIEF Anthony Akhakon Anenih, the octogenarian Uromi, Edo State-born founding member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is known within and outside the party as “Mr. Fix-it”, a sobriquet he acquired by his ability provide solutions to the myriad of problems that had confronted the self-acclaimed largest political party in Africa during its 16-year domination…
21 May 2015 4 Features
As various aspirants continue jostling for leadership positions in the incoming 8th session of the National Assembly, the leadership of the All Progressive Congress (APC) has said that the party would not consider any zoning arrangement in filling the positions.
21 May 2015 1 Features
One cannot but mention the fatherly roles played by the out-going President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan and other statesmen like Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, General Abdusalami Abubakar, Chief Emeka Anyaoku and former governor of Lagos State, Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
21 May 2015 1 Features
SHORTLY after the Presidential election, the organisers of this event, whom I am persuaded are patriotic, idealistic, focused and well-meaning young Nigerians, approached me and politely asked whether I could spare some time to interact with this audience, by way of this short discourse, in honour of a most distinguished Nigerian, erudite scholar of international acclaim a foremost Legal Practitioner and toast of the Inner Bar
20 May 2015
THE Kwara State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged plans by the ruling All Progressives Party (APC) to victimise civil servants who are perceived loyalists of the opposition party by transferring them to remote parts of the state.
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MINISTER of Finance and Coordinating Minister for the Economy Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, and the Nigerian Export-Import (NEXIM) Bank’s Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Mr. Roberts U Orya, yesterday received awards from two global institutions.
20 May 2015 1
FROM all indications, the huge expectation of dividends of democracy by the people of Taraba State from the incoming government of former Minister of State for Niger Delta Affairs, Darius Ishaku may turn out to be a mirage considering the precarious financial position of the state.
19 May 2015 Features
DESPITE its success in the last elections across the country, the All Progressive congress (APC) is not in a comfortable zone in Enugu State and from all indications; it appears that the party is not yet ready to dominate the political space. For a political party that has just won the presidential election for the…
19 May 2015 1 Features
FIVE weeks after the Governorship and House of Assembly elections in Delta State, the candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) Olorogun Emerhor Otega, who lost out in the contest to his Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) counterpart, Ifeanyi Okowa, has come out to recount how the exercise was conducted, alleging massive irregularities. Otega told the…