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What Happened To “We The People?”

What Happened To “We The People?”

🕔02:33, 14.Jun 2018

What we have in Nigeria is government of the government, by the government, for the government.

There is a cliché often repeated by all and sundry in Nigeria, in spite of the fact that it has little or no bearing with reality. This says: “Police is your friend.” I have a feeling that the police came up with this adage because of the popular perception that they are the enemy of the people. Rather than address the reality of widespread police misconduct, it was decided to present instead this tomfoolery of fictitious police friendship.

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FG Declares A 2-Day Public Holiday To Mark Id-el Fitr

FG Declares A 2-Day Public Holiday To Mark Id-el Fitr

🕔19:22, 11.Jun 2018

The Federal Government has declared Friday, 15th and Monday, 18th June as public holidays to celebrate the 2018 Id-el Fitr.

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Any Govt That Watches Its People Being Killed Everyday Has Failed – Amaechi

Any Govt That Watches Its People Being Killed Everyday Has Failed – Amaechi

🕔10:18, 11.Jun 2018

The Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, has noted that any government that watches the killing of its people on a daily basis is responsible

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How Buhari Plunged Nigeria Into A N2.7 Trillion Mess

How Buhari Plunged Nigeria Into A N2.7 Trillion Mess

🕔19:47, 9.Jun 2018

On Tuesday, a U.S. District Court in Washington D.C. gave judgment affirming a $6.59 billion arbitral award, plus $2.30 billion interest, against Nigeria. The judgment was given after the country failed to show up in court to defend the matter.

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VAIDS: FIRS Gathers N30bn

VAIDS: FIRS Gathers N30bn

🕔07:18, 7.Jun 2018

The Executive Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service, Mr. Babatunde Fowler has said that the Service gathered about N30bn from taxpayers who have declared their assets under the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme of the Federal Government.

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We Have Improved Security— Buhari Boasts In Democracy Day Speech

We Have Improved Security— Buhari Boasts In Democracy Day Speech

🕔08:05, 29.May 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has on Tuesday delivered his speech to mark Nigeria’s Democracy Day celebration. Buhari’s speech reads in full: ADDRESS BY MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA IN COMMEMORATION OF THE 2018 DEMOCRACY DAY CELEBRATION, TUESDAY,

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So Much Hunger And Disappointment Under Buhari-APC Senator

So Much Hunger And Disappointment Under Buhari-APC Senator

🕔17:42, 18.Dec 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has been asked to thank his stars because angry and hungry Nigerians are yet to storm the streets in protest despite widespread hardship in the land.

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We Will Protest If Buhari Does Not Return In 2019

We Will Protest If Buhari Does Not Return In 2019

🕔15:40, 3.Nov 2016

A member of the Board of Trustees (BoT) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Hajiya Fatima Mohammed has said that President Muhammadu Buhari must contest for the position again in 2019 or members of the party will protest in the

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Lunatic’s Pad: Recession Is Just A Word — Dum Syl Aminikpo

Lunatic’s Pad: Recession Is Just A Word — Dum Syl Aminikpo

🕔06:44, 2.Sep 2016

It isn’t news anymore. We are in recession! ‘It isn’t news anymore’ usually ends with a big ‘hurrah!’, but it isn’t the same this time. It is the teary introduction to the depressive days that might come unless something really

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Dollar-Crunch: Car Vendors in Port Harcourt; Boutique Owner in Umuahia Cry Out

Dollar-Crunch: Car Vendors in Port Harcourt; Boutique Owner in Umuahia Cry Out

🕔06:33, 20.Feb 2016

  Car vendors in the capital city of Rivers State, Port Harcourt have cried out that the current rate of the Naira vis-a-vis the U.S Dollar has dealt their business a crumbling blow. Speaking to our reporters, most of the

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