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  • Beko Statu

    Echoes of national dialogue at Beko’s 7th anniversary

    As activists and eminent Nigerians converged in Lagos last Sunday to remember one of the Icons of democracy, Dr. Beko Ransome-Kuti, who died seven years ago, their common refrain was “convocation of Sovereign National Conference (SNC),” asserting that “that is only befitting honour that can be accorded the departed hero

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    No hope for African Pope –Benedict’s brother

    Pope Benedict’s elder brother, the Rev. Georg Ratzinger has given insight into why the coveted position of Catholic Pontiff may elude Africa as the Church begins the process of appointing a new pope. Much speculation has focused on whether Benedict’s successor might come from Africa or Latin America,

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    Abuja is Lagos, without its lagoon of decay!

    We have learnt from the errors of Lagos, and shall profiteer from its lessons and lagoon. el’Rufia ***  Lately there has been a splurge of furious criticism against Federal developmental and constructional efforts around Abuja. Even newspaper editorialists, historically innocent or ignorant as Nigeria is corrupt, are adding to the jeremiad. And the list of…

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  • Situating the APC

    I do not consider it new. But the received feeling or impression out there is that something earth-shaking has taken place. I refer to the recent merger proposals involving three major political parties – the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN), Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) and All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP). Last week, the three…

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    Oil producing states to enjoy industrial parks

    A move aimed at empowering people living in the oil producing states, while also enhancing industrial growth in the region through the creation of industrial parks, has been unveiled. The disclosure according to the Executive Secretary of Nigerian Content Development and

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  • Jonathan Eagles

    NFF lauds Jonathan

    Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has expressed heartfelt appreciation to President Goodluck Jonathan, GCFR, for his excellent gestures to the Super Eagles for winning the Africa Cup of Nations trophy in South Africa on Sunday. At a presidential reception for the heroes, at State House,

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    Nri confers titles on Ukiwe, Orji Kalu, Emma Okocha

    Nri Kingdom, the age-long custodian of the Igbo customs and civilisation will on Saturday, February 23, confer titles on some prominent sons of the Igbo nation who have contributed to the Igbo nation and sacrificed personally for the preservation of the Igbo civilisation.

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