Monthly Archives: July 2019

Anambra Police Boss To Journalists: I’m Not An Armchair Professional

…says he will respect journalists in Anambra   Raymond Ozoji, Awka The new police commissioner in Anambra State, John Bassey Abang, has made a solemn declaration that he will respect as well as partner with journalists in the state in the discharge of his official assignments. He said journalists as purveyors of information were indispensable and very significant in the ...

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Boris Johnson’s Emergence As British PM Will Benefit Nigeria, Africa — Obi

Vice-Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi, has expressed happiness over the emergence of Boris Johnson as the leader of the Conservative Party in Britain, saying it was a happy climax to what appeared to be a major leadership issue, with the lesson that contestants should maturely sort out their problems without degenerating into something unpleasant. ...

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At 58, Peter Obi Is Still The Main Man Next Door

 By Esin Suji One of the saddest and indeed alarming commentaries about the management of public affairs in Nigeria is the recurring decimal of failed leadership since the formal attainment of political independence in 1960. While the country has had all manner of administrations at the local, sub-national and federal levels over the years, the overwhelming majority of the key ...

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Prime Minister Boris Johnson: the jester will take the throne

Matthew Flinders, University of Sheffield Heavy is the head that wears the crown, to paraphrase Shakespeare. Heavy because power brings with it responsibilities that are not to be taken lightly – jaunty laughter, bluff and bluster will quickly fall upon the rocks of political reality. Britain is doomed. It has allowed the court jester to take the throne. Too harsh? ...

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Umueri Resolves Town Union Crisis 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Umueri communinty in Anambra-East local government area of Anambra state has resolved its town union leadership squabble following the intervention of the Anambra State Government through the signing of a peace accord between the  traditional ruler of the community, Igwe Ben Izuchukwu Emeka, and the President-General of the town union, Chief Pius Ejimofor Okonkwo. It would be ...

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Jakande At 90: Sanwo-Olu Names Estate After Lagos’ First Civilian Governor

Contemporary crop of leaders have valuable lessons to be drawn from personal life and leadership qualities of Alhaji Lateef Jakande, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, said on Tuesday in a glowing tribute to his predecessor and first civilian governor of the State. Sanwo-Olu said Jakande’s legacy in leadership and governance remained a reference point in contemporary history, despite leaving ...

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Full List Of Ministerial Nominees Buhari Submitted To Senate

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday forwarded 43 names to the Senate for confirmation as ministers. The full list of nominees are as follows: 1. Ikechukwu Ogar (Abia) 2. Mohammed Musa Bello (Adamawa) 3. Godswill Akpabio (Akwa Ibom) 4. Chris Ngige (Anambra) 5. Sharon Ikpeazu (Anambra) 6. Adamu Adamu (Bauchi) 7. Maryam Katagun (Bauchi) 8. Timipre Sylver (Bayelsa) 9. George Akume (Benue) ...

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BREAKING: Buhari Submits Saraki, Akpabio, Keyamo, 40 Other Names As Ministers To Senate

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent the list of 43 ministerial nominees for the screening and confirmation of the senate. The President sent this list to the Senate on Tuesday. Some of the names on the list include former Akwa Ibom State governor, Godswill Akpabio, former Benue State governor, George Akume, Buhari campaign spokesperson, Festus Keyamo, SAN. Others are former governor ...

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