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President Buhari’s integrity and prosecution, trial of Senate President, Dr. Saraki by Professor Ben Nwabueze

              BACKGROUNDS AND FACTS OF THE CASE             In all the circumstances of the case, President Buhari’s role and inconsistent action in the prosecution and trial of the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, leave much to be desired, in terms of their compromising impact on his integrity. The background …

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EGMONT Group: National Assembly passes NFIU Bill to save Nigeria from expulsion…Only 13 Executive nominees have been rejected in two years, says Saraki

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Wednesday said the prompt passage of the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) Bill by the National Assembly will facilitate the country’s readmission into the EGMONT Group rather than being expelled. He said that the Bill when assented to would make the …

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Good leadership and effective management of the economy as elements of good governance by Professor Ben Nwabueze

 GOOD LEADERSHIP  The qualities and credentials needed for good leadership can readily be identified. The primal credential is good education, such as would enable the leadership to combine “ideas and power, intellectualism and politics.” Leadership is a critical part of Nigeria’s problem of governance because the educational qualification prescribed for …

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State assemblies have let Nigerians down on LG autonomy – Dogara …says National Assembly will work on Bill again

  Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has expressed disappointment over the failure of state legislatures to grant autonomy to local government in the ongoing constitution amendment. Receiving the returns of the voting by states houses of assembly on the Constitution Amendment Bill transmitted to them for …

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APC NWC tenure extension in good fate – Odigie-Oyegun; Okorocha congratulates Chairman, others; Denies opposition to decision

By Emmanuel Mogbede, Ikechukwu Iweajunwa  National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has said that extension of the party`s National Working Committee (NWC)’s tenure by the National Executive Committee (NEC) was done in good fate. He stated this on Wednesday in Abuja while reacting to the development …

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