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Ukwa West, NDDC and Senate confirmation(2)

DESCRIBING the allegations by Nwagboso’s detractors to the effect that he was being investigated by the Code of Conduct Bureau as unfounded, Chief Ahakunna re-affirmed the position of the Community that they have inquired and conscien-tiously believe and affirm that as at date, the Code of Conduct Bureau has neither invited Nwagboso nor written to the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on any pending investigation as to suffice an indictment.

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Ukwa West, NDDC and Senate confirmation

By Chikezie Odinkemere SEQUEL to the deferment of the Senate confirmation of Barrister Aloysius Nwagboso the Presidential nominee representing Abia State on the Governing Board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) pending the resumption of the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, there have been some misrepresentations and insinuations by disgruntled and self-seeking
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ASUU and varsity autonomy

By Adewale Kupoluyi FOR almost two months now, Nigerian public universities have become desolate and crippled due to strike actions embarked upon by all the staff unions agitating for better funding, increased workers’ pay, autonomy and for the refusal of the Federal Government to sign the 2001 negotiated Memorandum of Understanding, articulating the unions’ requests.
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Of the five banks : CBN yes, EFCC, no

By Babs Alasa IT is saddening and disheartening that some privileged Nigerians who ought to know better, should trivialise a very serious issue that borders on the health of the nation’s financial sector and the economy at large. Otherwise, why should any rational Nigerian fan the embers of disunity by attributing the laudable measures taken
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Etiaba and the APGA door

By Ifeanyi Okoye ON the first day of January 2009, Emeka Etiaba, a legal practitioner and  businessman  with over 20 years experience in active legal practice took the political landscape in Anambra State by storm as he declared his intention to contest the 2010 governorship election under the platform of the All Progressives Grand Alliance,
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Is INEC ready for Anambra 2010?

By Emeka  Ezenwaka A RECENT visit to Anambra State confirmed that the state is caught in the web of another election fever. Available spaces in the state capital – walls, signboards, trees and open spaces -have been covered with campaign posters of many gubernatorial candidates jostling to take a shot at the Government House, Awka,
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Anti-corruption revolution and the rest of us

By Ogwazu  Nnamdi THE resolution by my community to create some social services like water borehole and pipe laying to distribute same, electricity development and secondary education building project without recourse to the government saw monetary contributions made. As typical of an Ibo society, defaulters in financial contributions were harassed/intimidated by the masquerades and the
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