Britain wanted to break up Nigeria By Raph Uwechue Ethnic Diversity Every human being on Godâ€™s good earth today is simultaneously endowed with three inter-locking nationalities. The first is the Ethnic Nationality into which one is born and, in most cases, bred with natural distinguishing characteristics and primary communication mode such as language.
Anambra is in trouble if the 2010 guber election is held. These politicians are ready to deploy rocket launchers against their opponents. Their behavior shows their scanty regard for our votes. It is a case of once you emerge as PDP candidate, you are in as governor. Well, I blame this attitude on the present governor who squandered a great opportunity to put a halt on the PDP shenanigans. The governor is hypocritical, insincere and dishonest and his governance has thrown the government house doors wide open.Read More
Dr Uba should immediately vacate the Office of the Governor of Anambra state with immediate effect to enable the plaintiff appellant complete his term of office.
â€œI make no order as to costs,â€ he added.
All other six justices of the apex court on the panel concurred and made their individual comments too.
For instance, many people agree that the performance of Mr. Peter Obi during his first tenure would definitely pose a threat to the ambition of others and they would therefore need to campaign vigorously to be able to stop him. With the unnecessary obstacles in the way of the campaigns, other candidates may soon discover that they do not have enough time to tell Anambra people why they should prefer them to Obi.Read More
Anyone who raises this question is clearly out of tune with the times. The Supreme Court ruled about four years ago that civil servants can join political parties. Besides, it is assumed worldwide that every central bank governor shares the philosophy and ideology of the administration which appointed him or her into the office. Who does not know that Allan Greenspan, the immediate past Chairman of Federal Reserve in the United States , is Republican.Read More
I know the fear of some people is that the president may nominate his stooge or surrogate. l do not envisage this, except such a person is not a man of integrity. However, l would have preferred a situation in which we have some of our retired judicial officers like retired justices of the Supreme Court or Court of Appeal.Read More
The National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), last week announced the dissolution of the state executive of the party led by Chief Benji Udeozor who took over from Mr. Uchenna Emodi in the wake of Emodiâ€™s resignation to vie for the governorship ticket of the party.Read More
THE entire nation, and indeed the whole world continue to watch with keen interest as events unfold in Anambra, a state of the South-East geo-political zone noted for its famous indigenes, many of whom any nation of the world would be proud of. Any nation in the world would also be happy to have its
THE Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) last week rose from its national executive council meeting and declared that all is not well with the nation. Well, with many prophets who see where the rest of us don’t among them, it’s difficult to fault them. But then, no Nigerian needs any seer, or prophet to tell
By Adekunle Adekoya MR Asu Beks is the President of Ijaw Media Forum. In this Interview with GBENGA OKE, he spoke on the post amnesty programme of President Yarâ€™Adua, and called on the youths of the Niger-Delta region to give peace a chance for development. Excerpts. Fears has been raised over the federal governmentâ€™s post