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Confab may revisit federalism – Ikedife

Confab may revisit federalism – Ikedife

Dr. Dozie Ikedife, who holds the traditional title of ‘Ikenga Nnewi’, is former President-General of Ohaneze Ndigbo, worldwide. He is also Chairman of Anambra Elders’ Forum. A delegate to the…

Ihedioha will give Okorocha good fight in 2015 – Adikwuru

Ihedioha will give Okorocha good fight in 2015 – Adikwuru

Dennis Adikwuru is former Senior Special Adviser to Governor Rochas Okorocha and immediate past Executive Secretary of Imo State Pools Betting and Gaming Board. The Director of Publicity of Okorocha’s…

Intrigues of lawmakers’ defection in Rivers

By Daniel Abia Snr. Correspondent, P/Harcourt On Wednesday, July 16, about twenty five lawmakers in the Rivers state House of Assembly formally defected to the All Progressives Congress, APC. The…

PDP will take over entire South West –Obanikoro

PDP will take over entire South West –Obanikoro

Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro, is not new in Lagos political terrain. In 2007, he contested the governorship election in the state, which he lost to incumbent governor,…

Some delegates came to confab to scuttle it – Uwazurike

Some delegates came to confab to scuttle it – Uwazurike

Goddy Uwazurike, a Lagos-based legal practitioner and President of Aka Ikenga, the pan-Igbo think-tank organisation, is a member of the National Conference. In this interview with Senior Correspondent, TEMIDAYO AKINSUYI,…

It is judgment against impunity –Ekekwe

It is judgment against impunity –Ekekwe

Obinna Ekekwe is Council Chairman of Isuikwuato Local Government Area in Abia State, who is also in the running for Isuikwuato/Umunneochi Federal Constituency, praised the Judiciary for upholding democracy. In…

Tenure: LGs’ triumph over governors

Tenure: LGs’ triumph over governors

By Emma Maduabuchi, Temidayo Akinsuyi and Tunde Opesetan (Lagos) Supreme Court of Nigeria (SCN), in its recent judgment, has given local governments victory over state governments, in their (local government officials’)…

2015: The jostling for Okorocha’s seat

By Anolu Vincent Senior Correspondent, Owerri When former governor, Samuel Onunaka Mbakwe, of blessed memory was elected as the first executive governor of the old Imo State in 1979, his choice…

Can Agbaje change the dynamics of Lagos guber race?

By Ekene Okoro Snr Correspondent, Lagos He might not have won the gubernatorial election in Lagos back in 2007, perhaps owing to the fact that his party, the Democratic People’s…

Mobil is taking advantage of our peaceful nature – Ukpe 

Mobil is taking advantage of our peaceful nature – Ukpe 

Dr. Ebenezer Ukpe, president, Ibom Oil and Gas Community Development Association, bares his mind to CORRESPONDENT, Idongesit Ashameri, on the activities of oil companies operating within Akwa Ibom State and…

Centenary City N3tr bdget wastful – Agunbiade

Centenary City N3tr bdget wastful – Agunbiade

Sanai Agunbiade represents Ikorodu Constituency 1 in the Lagos State House of Assembly. One of the few most active and vibrant lawmakers, Agunbiade, in this interview with journalists covering the…

Nigerians should maximise process of recalling errant lawmakers –Ogwu

Nigerians should maximise process of recalling errant lawmakers –Ogwu

Hassan Alih Ogwu, a public affairs analyst is the President of Blarkcave Nigeria. In this interview with Senior Correspondent, Temidayo Akinsuyi, he speaks on state of the nation, insecurity, and…

Tinubu never imposed Fashola on party – Adeyeye

Tinubu never imposed Fashola on party – Adeyeye

Ajibayo Adeyeye is Leader of Lagos State House of Assembly. He represents Kosofe 2 Constituency. In this interview with journalists, the lawmaker, who is a trained Medical Doctor, speaks on…

Zoning of Akwa Ibom governorship not in order – Iyanam

Zoning of Akwa Ibom governorship not in order – Iyanam

Barrister Victor Iyanam, a former Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Akwa Ibom State, is from Oron Federal Constituency – an area wishing to produce the next governor of the…

2015: Issues in Lagos PDP governorship

2015: Issues in Lagos PDP governorship

By Augustine Adah / Snr Correspondent, Lagos As part of its preparation towards 2015 governorship elections in Lagos State, the leadership of the state chapter of People’s Democratic Party (PDP) is…

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