IZE-IYAMU'S N700M FRAUD BAGGAGE AND BUHARI'S WAR AGAINST CORRUPTION

IZE-IYAMU'S N700M FRAUD BAGGAGE AND BUHARI'S WAR AGAINST CORRUPTION We have been waiting to see how our no nonsense, corruption-fighting President, Muhammadu Buhari, is going to handle the case of Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, the Gubernatorial Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in the forthcoming September 19, Edo State governorship election, who is currently carrying a N700 million corruption baggage....... more

HUSHPUPPI: CRIMINALS HAVE NO TRIBE. THEY SHAME ALL OF US...

HUSHPUPPI: CRIMINALS HAVE NO TRIBE. THEY SHAME ALL OF US... By Fred Chukwuelobe  I recall Abike Dabiri-Ereuwa, of the Diaspora Affairs office, taking to social media to tag criminals, who were arrested overseas "in the line of duty", as Igbo instead of Nigerians. I recall the backlash that followed that infamous and shameful tagging by a federal government official. Folks of...... more

Chimaroke Nnamani @ 60: Senate’s Women Advocate

Chimaroke Nnamani @ 60: Senate’s Women Advocate By Paul Mumeh “You should not be deterred by the obstacles. You must strive to do more to surmount hurdles. You have demonstrated enough tenacity of purpose. Your perseverance, resilience and indomitable spirit as good managers of human and material resources have been unparalleled”. These were the inspiring words of Senator...... more

ENEMY OF THE STATE BY FEMI ADESINA

ENEMY OF THE STATE BY FEMI ADESINA You have possibly watched the 1998 action-thriller film with the above title, starring Will Smith. It was the box office hit story about a group of people plotting to kill an American Congressman, and the tape of the plot was discovered. Well, an Enemy of the State struck in Nigeria on...... more

How to Pull Nigeria From The Brink

How to Pull Nigeria From The Brink By Atiku Abubakar On Monday, April 27, 2020, British oil and gas giant, BP, became the latest in a growing number of energy firms to declare a massive quarterly loss. Their loss was in the region of $4.4 billion dollars. Bear in mind that this was a conglomerate that posted a...... more

CHALLENGE & REALITIES OF NON-INCLUSIVENESS IN EDUCATION: NIGERIA IN FOCUS (Part 2)

CHALLENGE & REALITIES OF NON-INCLUSIVENESS IN EDUCATION: NIGERIA IN FOCUS (Part 2) This is the concluding part of the article by High Chief Onagu TZ Ogbodo published December 3, 2019 to mark the International Day for Persons with Disability or the World Disability Day. This article therefore is dedicated to all persons with vulnerabilities that suffer discrimination as a result of the ignorance of some...... more

CHALLENGE & REALITIES OF NON-INCLUSIVENESS IN EDUCATION: NIGERIA IN FOCUS

CHALLENGE & REALITIES OF NON-INCLUSIVENESS IN EDUCATION: NIGERIA IN FOCUS By Onagu TZ Ogbodo (High Chief) Permanent Secretary (Rtd)   Today December 3, 2019 is observed globally as the International Day for Persons with Disability or the World Disability Day. This article therefore is dedicated to all persons with vulnerabilities that suffer discrimination as a result of the ignorance of some...... more

Goodluck Ebele Jonathan: The giant strides of an unforgettable national Icon

Goodluck Ebele Jonathan: The giant strides of an unforgettable national Icon By Dr. MIKE A.A. Ozekhome Goodluck Ebele Jonathan is 62 today. GEJ, as he is popularly called, is surely a child of destiny from a very humble and deprived background (he could not wear shoes at 10; same as my grass-to-grace story, as I could not even wear pant (dross) at...... more

How ethnicity will destroy Nigeria

How ethnicity will destroy Nigeria By Michael Owhoko Who will rescue Nigeria from the clutch of ethnic venom that is gradually but steadily being secreted by ethnic nationalists through their actions and behavioral disposition?  I have opted to refrain from specific examples in this write up to water down envisaged reactions from those who may feel...... more

What Offence Has The Lion Of WAWA Land Committed?

What Offence Has The Lion Of WAWA Land Committed? By Mazi Omife Omife The first time I saw  C. C. Onoh in my life was early 1979 when he came to Awka on a political rally during his campaign for the governorship of then Anambra State under NPN, to formally present his running mate, Chief Barrister Ozoemena Onyali, now SAN. ...... more

Gains of Ugwuanyi’s rural development strategy

Gains of Ugwuanyi’s rural development strategy By Louis Amoke  September 15, 2019 Recently, the Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Public Accounts, Rt. Hon. Wole Oke, who represents Obokun/Oriade Federal Constituency of Osun State, gave a good account of the policy thrust of the administration of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State and its positive impact on...... more

Cows are more important than human beings in Nigeria – Femi Aribisala

Cows are more important than human beings in Nigeria – Femi Aribisala By Femi Aribisala In the bible, Jesus cast a legion of demons out of a demon-possessed man.  However, he cast the demons into 2,000 pigs nearby.  Immediately, the pigs ran over a cliff, fell into the sea and drowned.  When the villagers heard about this miracle, they were not pleased.  How...... more

AVERTING THE LOOMING DISASTER AT ENUGU AIRPORT

AVERTING THE LOOMING DISASTER AT ENUGU AIRPORT By Frank Nweke II July 8, 2019. Regular airline passengers flying between Enugu, Abuja and Lagos are familiar with the bumpy take-off and landing due to the dilapidated runway of the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu and the ominous reminder sometimes issued by pilots to draw attention to the danger to...... more

My Transition Hours’: Jonathan shreds Shettima over Chibok girls

My Transition Hours’: Jonathan shreds Shettima over Chibok girls It is obvious from the pattern of deleterious comments from certain quarters since the successful public presentation of ‘My Transition Hours’, a book by Dr. Goodluck Jonathan that a comprehensive plan to discredit the book is afoot. However, since facts don’t lie, the plot shall come to nought, just as the...... more

Reappraising Ugwuanyi’s giant strides in Enugu State

Reappraising Ugwuanyi’s giant strides in Enugu State By Louis Amoke  For a better appreciation of the good works of Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s administration in Enugu State, it will be rational to assess its stewardship from the standpoint of the nation’s economic adversities when the governor took over the mantle of leadership in May 29, 2015.    When the...... more

2019 and Ugwuanyi’s Enduring Legacies

2019 and Ugwuanyi’s Enduring Legacies By Louis Amoke A critical evaluation of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s unique approach to governance in Enugu State, especially from the standpoint of ideology, clearly underscores his sense of direction, vision, charisma and passion for the wellbeing of the lowly and less privileged. It is on record that Gov. Ugwuanyi assumed office...... more

Sullivan Chime is frustrated --By Steve C. Nweke, London

Sullivan Chime is frustrated --By Steve C. Nweke, London It is easy to see that this thing Sullivan Chime told Vanguard is nothing but tissue of lies, deliberately and mischievously peddled by the former governor. In the interview, Sullivan claimed that the Federal Government released N40 billion for Enugu State, which he said he requested for but was turned down...... more

Endless desperation to nail Ekweremadu

Endless desperation to nail Ekweremadu By Zacheaus Adebayo  Without knowing it, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has virtually made a super human out of this man called Senator Ike Ekweremadu. It is not because he defied all odds to become the Deputy Senate President in the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), much as it is...... more

CAN president: Whose interest?

CAN president: Whose interest? IN a letter dated October 16, 2017 and addressed to Gov. Peter Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State, the National General Secretary of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Rev. Musa Asake, saluted the governor’s voice of opposition as well as endorsed his presidential declaration of September 28.th Asake eulogised Fayose for...... more

CAN president: Whose interest?

CAN president: Whose interest? IN a letter dated October 16, 2017 and addressed to Gov. Peter Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State, the National General Secretary of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Rev. Musa Asake, saluted the governor’s voice of opposition as well as endorsed his presidential declaration of September 28.th Asake eulogised Fayose for...... more

CAN president: Whose interest?

CAN president: Whose interest? IN a letter dated October 16, 2017 and addressed to Gov. Peter Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State, the National General Secretary of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Rev. Musa Asake, saluted the governor’s voice of opposition as well as endorsed his presidential declaration of September 28.th Asake eulogised Fayose for...... more

COMMENTARY ON IKEOHA FOUNDATION ADULT LITERACY DAY AND 2016/2017 SCHOLARSHIP AND BURSARY AWARD CEREMONY

COMMENTARY ON IKEOHA FOUNDATION ADULT LITERACY DAY AND 2016/2017 SCHOLARSHIP AND BURSARY AWARD CEREMONY  The saying that " when the going gets tough, the tough gets going" is the most appropriate way to describe the dogged and untiring efforts of the Deputy President of the Nigerian Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu and by extension the Ikeoha Foundation which has remained resolute in her determination to build...... more

8 APC govs to attend Nwoye’s guber campaign launch next week

8 APC govs to attend Nwoye’s guber campaign launch next week … Reconciliation Committee set to meet Uba, Muoghalu, ors Eight governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) are billed to storm Anambra State next week as the party kick-off its gubernatorial campaign. As a prelude to the flag-off of the campaign, the party in the State has set up a Reconciliation...... more

 

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