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Sam Amadi: Nigeria risks collapse if not restructured

Human Rights Lawyer, Dr. Sam Amadi, has warned that the way the Nigeria is presently going, it runs the risk of collapsing if it not immediately restructured.

Anambra government boosts agriculture with N4.1 billion

Anambra State government has doled out a whooping sum of N3.8 billion for agricultural development in the state, with effect from this year’s farming season.

Rice farmers hail shutting of land border by federal government

The Federal Government had said it would shut down land border between Nigeria and a neighbouring country in a few days to avoid smuggling of foreign rice into the country.

Rice smuggling: Federal government to shut land border in few days

The Federal Government says it will shut down the land border between Nigeria and a neigbouring country in a few days time to avoid smuggling of foreign rice into the country.

Anambra government plans revalidation of land title documents

Anambra State Government says it will soon carry out revalidation of title documents in some of the Government Layouts in the state.

NCP: Prayer greatest gift moslems can offer Nigeria now

Anambra State chapter of the National Conscience Party (NCP) says the greatest gift Moslems can offer Nigeria at this point in time is prayer.

Governor Obiano insists on July 1 deadline for ban on Okada riders

The Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, has said that the July 1 deadline for the ban on commercial motorcycle operators, popularly known as Okada in Onitsha and Awka, is not negotiable.

Who says future Nigerian elections cannot be annulled?

The Presidential election held in Nigeria on June 12, 1993 was the first in the history of the nation to be formally annulled by the government of the day. It was indeed the very first time the word ‘annul’ was used in connection with our elections. No one expected it.

Nollywood producer Bambino Anachina passes on

In a tribute on his Facebook page, Fidelis Duker, a Nollywood producer, confirmed his death on Saturday.

Why I left APGA for APC – Ojukwu’s son

Emeka Ojukwu Jr., the son of the late Ikemba Nnewi, Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, has explained why he left the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, for the All Progressives Congress, APC.

Senator Shehu Sani dismisses calls for removal of INEC chairman

A senator, Shehu Sani (APC, Kaduna Central) has described the call for the removal of the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Mahmoud Yakubu, as unnecessary.

CSO faults call for removal of INEC boss Mahmood Yakubu

A civil society organisation, the Independent Service Delivery Monitoring Group, says the call for the removal of the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, is an attempt to undermine the electoral process.

Official: Anambra will spend N4.1 billion on farming in 2018

The Anambra State Government says it will spend N4.1 billion on strategic agricultural development initiative in the 2018 planting season.

Peter Obi: Nigerians must continue talking

Obi, who spoke to the students after breakfast dispelled the belief that leaders view criticisms as subversive to government, saying, on the contrary, that great leaders listen to criticisms of genuine patriots and act on the basis of that.

Federal government approves N185 billion for rehabilitation, reconstruction of 14 roads

The federal executive council (FEC) presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja approved N185.2billion for the rehabilitation, repairs and reconstruction of 14 road projects across the country.

Nigeria moves to recover another $500 million Abacha loot

In addition to the $322 million recovered from Switzerland, Nigeria will soon repatriate another $500 million which late Sani Abacha looted and locked up in other countries.

Ekiti guber: Crisis hits APGA over ‘illegal candidate replacement’

Crisis is brewing in the Ekiti State chapter of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) as its governorship candidate in the July 14 election, Evangelist Gbenga Adekunle, has raised the alarm over what he called illegal replacement of his name by national officers of the party.

Senator Umeh: Humphrey Nwosu the real hero of June 12

The Senator representing Anambra Central Senatorial District, Chief Victor Umeh has faulted the planned honouring of June 12 heroes today without the then National Electoral Commission (NEC) Chairman, Prof. Humphrey Nwosu, saying that Nwosu was the actual hero of the 1993 general election.

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Sam Amadi: Nigeria risks collapse if not restructured

Human Rights Lawyer, Dr. Sam Amadi, has warned that the way the Nigeria is presently going, it runs the risk of collapsing if it not immediately restructured.