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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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Voters’ Registration: Gov. Ugwuanyi Support Group embarks on sensitization campaign

Determined to ensure that all eligible voters in Enugu State, who have not registered with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in the on-going voters’ registration exercise do so and collect their Permanent Voters’ Cards (PVCs), a support group of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, “Workable Partners for Gburugburu 2019” has embarked …

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APC reconciliation: Tinubu visits Sokoto, meets Governor Tambuwal, Senator Wamakko

National Leader and Head of the Presidential Reconciliation Committee of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu visited Sokoto Saturday where he met with Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal and his predecessor, Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko. Tinubu, accompanied by APC chieftain Alhaji Idi Farouk, held a two-hour closed door …

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The quit notice, hate speeches and President Buhari’s northernisation/Islamisation agenda By Professor Ben Nwabueze

NATURE OF HATE SPEECHES In the aftermath of the divisions in the country caused by President Buhari’s Northernisation/ Islamisation Agenda, as manifested in his lopsided strategic appointments that unfairly favour the North as against the South, and the complete exclusion of the South-East from them, which gave rise to agitations …

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Development: Mantu, Jerry Gana, others commend Dickson …Say he’s done well, enrol in Bayelsa Health Insurance Scheme

Former Deputy President of the Nigerian Senate, Ibrahim Mantu; former Minister of Information, Prof Jerry Gana, on Thursday in Yenagoa, extolled the leadership qualities of the Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson, saying he has put the state on the global map. Two former Ministers of Information, Chief John Odeh …

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