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Jonathan’s National Conference And The True Believers

Permit me to begin this contribution with the words of Senator Femi Okorounmu who is the Chairman of the President’s Advisory Commitee on the National Conference. In the February 12th edition of the National Mirror Newspaper he said the following about President Goodluck Jonathan-

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NNPC’s $20.9bn Oil Revenue Declaration Misleading – Reps Committee

The Finance Committee of the House of Representatives has accused the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) of releasing misleading figures of earnings from oil to Nigerians, saying while it was declaring shortfall in revenue, it has also been remitting income to the Excess Crude Account which is exclusively for excess income.

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ABOLISHING REGIONAL GOVERNMENTS WAS A MISTAKE By James Pam In a nation-wide broadcast on 24 May, 1966, Gen. J. T. U. Aguiyi-Ironsi, Chairman, Supreme Military Council, announced the abolishment of the then existing three Regional Governments of Southern Region, Eastern …

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Deconstructing El-Rufai

Former Minister of Federal Capital Territory, Nasir Ahmad El Rufai’s relentless criticism of the administration of President Goodluck Jonathan and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) seems to have become a regular feature of some Nigerian media in recent times.

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The Nationality question

Permit me to begin this contribution with two incontrovertible assertions. Firstly had we successfully answered what has come to be collectively known as the ‘’Nationality Question’’ in the ’50s and ’60s there would have been no civil war in 1967

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