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S-East, S-South professionals insist on new constitution before 2015 polls

Disturbed by the do-or-die attitude of politicians towards the 2015 general elections and stunted socio-economic and political development, which they attributed to the 1999 Constitution, South-East and South-South Professionals, SESSP, have called for a new constitution before the next general polls. Arguing that the country will continue to witness little or no development with the…

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Okorocha’s govt. have failed Imo State, Ikeduru Women protest assassination of ex-council boss.

More  than 500 women from Atta Ikeduru Local Government Area of Imo State  yesterday protested the assassination of their son and former Local  Government Chairman of the council area, Mr. Brendan Oguine. Unknown gunmen assassinated Oguine at the weekend in his Ogada residence at Atta community in Ikeduru council area. The women, who stormed the Government House…

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Corruption, is the Coat of Arm of the Zoo; Corruption flourished under Babangida – Ibrahim.

Mordecai Sunday Ibrahim is the Chairman of the North-based Arewa  People’s Patriotic Front (APPFRONT). In this interview with  Correspondent, John Adi, he explained why corruption stands as a cog in  the wheel of progress of the country. He also bared his mind on other  national issues, including the forthcoming elections in 2015. Excerpts: What would…

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New Trend of the Northern Agenda: Boko Haram’s gunmen killed one teacher, injure another in Borno.

In what appears to be a renewed tactics, some suspected Boko Haram terrorists have embarked on hunting of teachers. The sect members on Monday killed one Mallam Lawan Manga, aged 45,  and injured Mallam Akura Walbintu, both staff serving in Government  Girls Secondary School (GGSS) Wulgo town of Gamboru Ngala Local  Government Area of Borno State. The…

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Jonathan expresses fear of Boko Haram in the world stage at Davos, Switzerland, says it is his biggest challenge.

President Goodluck Jonathan has described the activities of the Jama’atu Ahlus Sunnati Lidda’awati Wal Jihad, otherwise known as Boko Haram as the biggest headache of his government.“In terms of security, Boko Haram is the biggest challenge we have at the moment,” the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Reuben Abati had quoted the President.Jonathan spoke…

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Let’s avoid military comeback, says Gani Adams

Nigerians have been warned against any action, inaction or comment that could incite the military to again take over the governance in the country. National Coordinator, Oodua People’s Congress (OPC), Otunba Gani Adams, who gave the advice in Lagos, said everyone must support the national conference recently sought by President Goodluck Jonathan. “We in OPC…

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Minister of Finance Mrs. Okonjo-Iweala yesterday said Nigeria’s economy is under danger

Minister of Finance and Supervising Minister of the Economy, Mrs. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, yesterday, said Nigeria’s economy is under threat, following the continuous decline in its Excess Crude Account. Speaking in an interview at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Okonjo-Iweala said the depletion of the Excess Crude Account to about $2.5 billion, has made…