According to a BBC Africa News report, James Ibori, a former governor of one of Nigeria's oil-producing states, has pleaded guilty in a UK court to 10 counts of money-laundering and conspiracy to defraud. The British police accuse him of stealing $250m (£160m) over eight years.…Continue
PRESIDENT JONATHAN GOODLUCK MAY BE SACKED BEFORE HE COMPLETES HIS TENURE IN 2015
By David A. Akintimoye
The handwriting is on the wall. President Goodluck Jonathan may be sacked before he completes his tenure as the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. He became the Acting President of Nigeria in February 2010. He became a substantive President in May 2010 after the death of President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua. He was elected as the President of…Continue
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Correspondent Chapel Interacts With Princewill, Makes Case for Assistance
By Nwaorgu Faustinus
The Correspondent Chapel of the Nigerian Union of Journalists, Rivers State Chapter, has appealed to the Prince of Niger Delta Politics, Prince Tonye Princewill to use his status and influence to improve their welfare.
The union made the appeal during a courtesy call and media chat with the Prince recently in Port Harcourt. Mr. Terver Akase, the…Continue
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A man is powerful if and only if he has what others lack.
You must learn to build yourself, make yourself important by building yourself exceptionally in whatever you are doing. Avoid using bait to get other peoples attention because to become powerful, bait is never the solution but self importance.
Your indispensable attitude in your society will necessitate your importance and that gives you the real power.
Remember: The step you take now determines how powerful you…Continue
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“Happiness... consists in giving and in serving others”. ~Henry Drummond
“It is the love that we give and the service we render that really is the great payoff”. ~David B. Haight
“Leadership is an opportunity to serve. It is not a trumpet call to self-importance.” J. Donald Walters
OPPORTUNITY is defined variously as 1: a favourable juncture of circumstances and 2: a good chance for advancement or progress.
On the other hand, the definition…Continue
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Nigeria’s Intelligence Agencies and the imperatives of Popular Support in Counter-Terrorism
For students of military history, understanding guerrilla warfare, terrorism, and insurgency over the years have been key to governments all over the world drafting out effective counter-insurgent and anti-terrorism measures as part of government response. In Nigeria, The Boko Haram dilemma has not only continued to take its toll (psychologically, physically, economically…Continue
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It's hard to imagine a time when Tinuola Sowunmi wasn't an A-List Entrepreneur, but ten years ago he was a frustrated, a little-known entrepreneur who couldn't seem to breakthrough. Despite his prodigious talents and business prowess, as of his 35th birthday Tinuola Sowunmi could claim nothing more notable than a small scale business. Intensely discouraged, he turned to alcohol and quickly developed a dependency on drugs. Within a year, he hit rock bottom. When his wife and seven-year old…Continue
Having a positive mindset is the foremost to succeed on a date. Often, we meet interesting people at social gatherings such as reunions, conferences, parties, picnics, classes and weddings, with whom we develop an understanding. Initiating a conversation with them is the first step in the process of relationship building.
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Going on date with friendly person with similar interests have more chances of successful bonding. Partners with…
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It was reported in some Nigerian newspapers that the CBN Governor Mr Lamido Sanusi has made a donation of 100 million Naira to the Kano State government in solidarity with the victims of the Boko Haram menace. If that piece of news is anything to go by, some clarifications need to be made now and it has to be as a matter of strict urgency. Some questions need to be answered, firstly, did Mr Sanusi make such a donation from his personal purse? If the answer is in the affirmative then the…Continue
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Most of us are where we are today because we focus so much on our potentials, our strength, our spiritual gifts to the extent that we neglect our weaknesses and mistakes. More unfortunately, in most cases, these potentials are not properly utilize and sometime abused.
However, there is a hiding mystery in every mistake we make. The only place you discover new ideas, new objectivity, new opportunity and experience is when we make mistake, not…Continue
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With all due respect to the Speaker/now Acting Governor of Cross River State for the peaceful and cordial relationship he is said to maintain between the executive branch and the legislative branch of the state government; I find it very disturbing and even laughable that the Cross River State Speaker/Acting Governor (Mr. Odey) would declare the former Governor (Mr. Imoke) as his boss. How could someone elected into the Legislative Arm of a government call the one elected to head the…Continue
Amnesty International has 50 international ofﬁces. If you come from a country that doesn't have an office you have the option to become an International member. Here, you will receive emails about human rights campaigns that are targeted to your interests and opportunities to take action for human rights impact. You can also become a volunteer, and lead on activism initiatives in your community. Furthermore, you will have full use of the Amnesty International online communities.…Continue