Daily Archives: November 6, 2012

Opinion achebe-chinua
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This writer is of the opinion that whomsoever denies the fact that millions of innocent lives of Children, Women and the elderly of the then Biafran Republic were calously wasted by the impact of the economic and food blockade of the then military regime of General Gowon

Editorial okonjo-iweala3
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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) recently urged oil and gas- producing nations in Africa, including Nigeria, to immediately begin to direct their revenues to infrastructure and education rather than on “white elephants”. This is a timely and cautionary advice that should be heeded.

Politics Amaechi
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Governor Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State, has disowned those campaigning for him and the governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido, for the 2015 presidential election. It would be recalled that the former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo

Sun Girl nickky-sungirl
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Name: Nickky Johnson Phone: 07032162756 E-mail: [email protected]

COVER obama-romney-debate
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US presidential rivals Barack Obama and Mitt Romney face a final sprint across swing states for undecided voters, on their last day of campaigning. Romney travelled to Florida, where polls suggest he has the edge, and will head to Virginia

COVER okonjo-iweala2
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Finance Minister and Co-ordinating Minister for the Economy, Dr. Ngozi OKonjo-Iweala, yesterday asked the National Assembly to approve the floating of $1 billion bond, and another $100m diaspora bond.

COVER uwazurike-use
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The Nigerian Ambassador to Spain and widow of former Biafran leader, Dim Odumegwu Ojukwu, Mrs Bianca Ojukwu has revealed how her late husband and leader of the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB)