What ‘Good Press’ In Nigeria Means These Days By Don Baridam, PhD

Since the “BringBackOurGirls” protests started after we learnt that about 276 girls were abducted by the radical Islamic group called Boko Haram on April 14th, 2014, there is nothing that many commentators have not compared President Goodluck Jonathan to in

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Chibok: 56 killed as Boko Haram attacks churches, other places – The Sun

• Insurgents operate unchallenged for 3 hours • EYN, COCIN, Deeper Life members fall victims In spite of global outrage and condemnation over the abducti­no of more than 200 schoolgirls since April 14, Boko Haram went on the rampage yesterday

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Keshi: Eagles will fly over France – Vanguard

Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi has declared that his team has no option than to win against France when they clash in the round of 16 on Monday. Though the Eagles are the underdogs, Keshi stated before they left Campinas

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MOTION BY THE JOINT LABOUR-CIVIL SOCIETY DELEGATION AND THEIR ALLIES ON THE MODALITIES FOR IMPLEMENTING CONFERENCE DECISIONS

INTRODUCTION: Whereas the National Conference of the people of Nigeria 2014 was inaugurated by President and Commander in Chief of the Armed forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on Monday 17th, March, 2014.  Whereas the convening of the National Conference

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Samuelson Iwuoha : YAHVCP sends petition to Police Service Commission

P.O Box 320, Uniport, Choba ,Port Harcourt, Nigeria Email : yahvcp@gmail.com 29/6/14     The Chairman, Police Service Commission, Federal Secreteriat Complex, Phase I, Shehu Shagari Way Maitama, Abuja, Nigeria Sir,   THE ILLEGAL DETENTION OF ACTIVIST SAMUELSON IWUOHA BY

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UWAJUMOGU TO IMO POLITICIANS: I HAVE NO ENEMY AT 49

By Emeka Ahaneku In an apparent move to galvanize support from relevant stakeholders in the state for total development of Imo State, the Speaker, Imo state House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Banjamin Uwajumogu, has called on politicians in the state

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THE ART OF THE MATTER

By Bayo Oluwasanmi Much has been written about the outcome of the Ekiti State gubernatorial elections. Political pundits are still squaring off over the reasons why Governor Kayode Fayemi lost. I’m unable to dredge up words to describe the tsunami

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Christians At Risk In Northern Nigeria: How 258 Northern Christians Were Massacred In Seven Days (June 23-June 29, 2014)

(Security & Safety, Onitsha Nigeria, 30th June 2014)-The leadership of International Society for Civil Liberties & the Rule of Law-Intersociety wishes to raise local and international alarm over coordinated efforts by Islamic jihadists operating under the platforms of “Boko Haram”

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Christians At Risk In Northern Nigeria: How 258 Northern Christians Were Massacred In Seven Days (June 23-June 29, 2014) 0

(Security & Safety, Onitsha Nigeria, 30th June 2014)-The leadership of International Society for Civil Liberties & the Rule of Law-Intersociety wishes to raise local and international alarm over coordinated efforts by Islamic jihadists operating under the platforms of “Boko Haram” and “Fulani Jihadists/herdsmen” to

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THE ART OF THE MATTER 0

By Bayo Oluwasanmi Much has been written about the outcome of the Ekiti State gubernatorial elections. Political pundits are still squaring off over the reasons why Governor Kayode Fayemi lost. I’m unable to dredge up words to describe the tsunami of

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UWAJUMOGU TO IMO POLITICIANS: I HAVE NO ENEMY AT 49 0

By Emeka Ahaneku In an apparent move to galvanize support from relevant stakeholders in the state for total development of Imo State, the Speaker, Imo state House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Banjamin Uwajumogu, has called on politicians in the state

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Samuelson Iwuoha : YAHVCP sends petition to Police Service Commission 0

Ikenna Samuelson P.O Box 320, Uniport, Choba ,Port Harcourt, Nigeria Email : yahvcp@gmail.com 29/6/14 The Chairman, Police Service Commission, Federal Secreteriat Complex, Phase I, Shehu Shagari Way Maitama, Abuja, Nigeria Sir, THE ILLEGAL DETENTION OF ACTIVIST SAMUELSON IWUOHA BY THE

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MOTION BY THE JOINT LABOUR-CIVIL SOCIETY DELEGATION AND THEIR ALLIES ON THE MODALITIES FOR IMPLEMENTING CONFERENCE DECISIONS 0

INTRODUCTION: ·        Whereas the National Conference of the people of Nigeria 2014 was inaugurated by President and Commander in Chief of the Armed forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on Monday 17th, March, 2014. ·       Whereas the convening

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Keshi: Eagles will fly over France – Vanguard 0

Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi has declared that his team has no option than to win against France when they clash in the round of 16 on Monday. Though the Eagles are the underdogs, Keshi stated before they left Campinas

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Chibok: 56 killed as Boko Haram attacks churches, other places – The Sun 0

• Insurgents operate unchallenged for 3 hours • EYN, COCIN, Deeper Life members fall victims In spite of global outrage and condemnation over the abducti­no of more than 200 schoolgirls since April 14, Boko Haram went on the rampage yesterday

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HOW GOVERNOR OKOROCHA SQUANDERED N5.5 BILLION NAIRA ABOH MBAISE LGA FUNDS IN 3 YEARS

By Kenneth Uwadi Aboh Mbaise is a Local Government Area of Imo State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Aboh. It has an area of 184 square km and a population of 195,652 at the 2006 census. The

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MAIDUGURI AIRPORT NOT CLOSED TO DENY PILGRIMS AIRLIFT – DHQ

Contrary to reports in many newspapers and online media claiming that the Maiduguri airport was closed to deny its use for the airlift of pilgrims to Saudi Arabia, the airport was only observing restriction of the facility to military use

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Ebola Virus: How Prepared Is Nigeria?

•   Disease claims 110 lives in Africa •   About 178 infected in Guinea and Liberia By Odimegwu Onwumere Photo: 123RF – Digital illustration of Ebola virus in colour background After a Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting in Abuja in April,

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UBEC: Dishonesty mars 2015 target for Universal Primary Education

Primary education is seen as the fundamental right of every child. The United Nations, UN, identifies this under its Millennium Development Goals, MDG. It targets universal primary education for all children of school age by 2015. Against this backdrop, the

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What ‘Good Press’ In Nigeria Means These Days By Don Baridam, PhD 0

Since the “BringBackOurGirls” protests started after we learnt that about 276 girls were abducted by the radical Islamic group called Boko Haram on April 14th, 2014, there is nothing that many commentators have not compared President Goodluck Jonathan to in

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UBEC: Dishonesty mars 2015 target for Universal Primary Education 0

By Odimegwu Onwumere Primary education is seen as the fundamental right of every child. The United Nations, UN, identifies this under its Millennium Development Goals, MDG. It targets universal primary education for all children of school age by 2015. Against

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Ebola Virus: How Prepared Is Nigeria? 0

•   Disease claims 110 lives in Africa •   About 178 infected in Guinea and Liberia By Odimegwu Onwumere  Photo: 123RF – Digitalillustration of Ebola virusin colour background After a Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting in Abuja in April, the Nigeria’s Minister of Information, Labaran

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MAIDUGURI AIRPORT NOT CLOSED TO DENY PILGRIMS AIRLIFT – DHQ 0

Contrary to reports in many newspapers and online media claiming that the Maiduguri airport was closed to deny its use for the airlift of pilgrims to Saudi Arabia, the airport was only observing restriction of the facility to military use

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HOW GOVERNOR OKOROCHA SQUANDERED N5.5 BILLION NAIRA ABOH MBAISE LGA FUNDS IN 3 YEARS 1

By Kenneth Uwadi Aboh Mbaise is a Local Government Area of Imo State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Aboh. It has an area of 184 square km and a population of 195,652 at the 2006 census. The postal

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Biafra, June 12, Boko Haram and the future of Nigeria (1)

By Chido Onumah Chido Onumah Nigeria’s celebrated novelist, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, is an interviewer’s delight, whether she is talking about Nigeria, novels, feminism or hair. A few weeks ago, she was a guest of Stephen Sackur’s HARDtalk on BBC where

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EMAB PLAZA BOMBING: DEAD TERRORIST WAS CONVEYING ANOTHER EXPLOSIVE – DHQ

DEFENCE HEADQUARTERS MINISTRY OF DEFENCE P M B 309 GARKI – ABUJA DHQ/ABJ/901/32/DDI 26 June 2014 PRESS RELEASE More explosives were seized from 2 suspects believed to have coordinated the bombing of Emab Shopping Plaza in Wuse, Abuja on Wednesday

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Military Release 144 Abia Travellers

By PR Nigeria   One of the suspected sponsors the 486 people travelling in 35 busses to Port Harcourt but arrested in Abia State have been identified by security agents.   Coordinator of the National Information Centre (NIC) Mr. Mike

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Military Release 144 Abia Travellers 0

By PR Nigeria One of the suspected sponsors the 486 people travelling in 35 busses to Port Harcourt but arrested in Abia State have been identified by security agents. Coordinator of the National Information Centre (NIC) Mr. Mike Omeri who

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EMAB PLAZA BOMBING: DEAD TERRORIST WAS CONVEYING ANOTHER EXPLOSIVE – DHQ 0

DEFENCE HEADQUARTERSMINISTRY OF DEFENCEP M B 309GARKI – ABUJA  DHQ/ABJ/901/32/DDI    26 June 2014 PRESS RELEASE More explosives were seized from 2 suspects believed to have coordinated the bombing of Emab Shopping Plaza in Wuse, Abuja on Wednesday 25th June 2014. Bystanders at the scene

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Biafra, June 12, Boko Haram and the future of Nigeria (1) 0

By Chido Onumah Chido Onumah Nigeria’s celebrated novelist, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, is an interviewer’s delight, whether she is talking about Nigeria, novels, feminism or hair. A few weeks ago, she was a guest of Stephen Sackur’s HARDtalk on BBC where

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