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Path to Good governance in Nigeria

In this article, Segun Sango of the Democratic Socialist Movement argues that Nigeria is on the brink and only a revolutionary party can save it INTRODUCTION It is 30 months ...

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Nigeria: Lawmakers discuss on anti-Terrorism bill

Last Tuesday, Senators and stakeholders in the security industry converged in Senate Hearing Room 1 to jaw-jaw on a just punishment for whoever is found guilty of engaging in terrorist ...

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Nigeria: State Lawmakers slow down Constitution review

Tutu Folashade-Koyi laments that Nigerian State law makers seems not to be taking serious the need to review the 1999 Constitution

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Nigerian Senate Summons FAAN Concessionaires

The Senate has invited Concessionaires, airlines and aviation stakeholders to appear before its Committee on Aviation to explain the N16 billion debts owed the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) ...

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Nigeria: Senate confirms Jega’s appointment

The appointment of Attahiru Jega as as the new chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, was confirmed by Nigerian Senate, Thursday Jega, vice chancellor of Bayero University in the ...

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Nigeria: Jega outlines need for electoral reforms

“I regard my nomination for the INEC job as the greatest challenge of my life, and I will do everything to ensure that I excel,”  says Chairman-designate of the Independent ...

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Nigeria: Legislators screen Chair of electoral body

The Senate today began the screening  the nomination of Prof. Attahiru Jega as Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). 10 others nominated as Commissioners are also being screened. ...

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Nigeria: House Speaker in N9 Billion scandal

MEMBERS of the House of Representatives opposed to the leadership of the Speaker, Mr. Dimeji Bankole, have asked him to  account for about N9billion he allegedly spent in 2008 on ...

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Nigeria: CNPP calls on Jonathan to adopt Uwais’ Report

The Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP), says nothing short of adoption of the report of the Electoral Reforms Conference headed by Justice Uwais would be acceptable to it, as ...

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2010 world cup: Nigeria names team for Kenya duel

Nigeria coach Shuaibu Amodu has named a 23 man team  for the make-or-break World Cup qualifier against Kenya in Nairobi on November 14. Goalkeepers: Vincent Enyeama (Hapoel Tel Aviv), Greg ...

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