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  • PVC COLLECTION PVC COLLECTION Acting Genreal Manager of the Bendel Newspapers Company Ltd (BNCL), Reverend Monday Aigbe signing to collect his Permanent Voters Card (PVCs) yesterday at Olua Primary School, Uselu, Benin City.
  • HAVE you heard the scream? It must have got to you since the yell which emanates from the south-east reverberates even in the remotest part of Kano State.

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Declining Oil, RevenueFinancial Crisis Deepens

As the nation’s financial crisis deepens
following declining oil fortunes, the federal
government has been compelled to introduce austerity measures which many have described as cosmetic, considering the enormity of the situation.

     
 
Nation      
2015:The Future Of Nigeria      
At a recent open and free discussion with a group of educated, experienced and exposed Nigerians most of whom are in responsible positions in the civil and public service, the media and the industry, our deliberations quickly shifted to the current Nigerian political scene. To this end therefore, it became apparent that most of us were so disenchanted with the recent Boko Haram insurgents in the Northern parts of Nigeria and our so-called politicians defecting from one political party to another who are either looking for a second term or aspiring for higher political offices or probably completed their tenures with the ruling political party.
Supreme Court Reinstates Impeached Taraba Deputy Gov Sanni Danladi

The Supreme Court has ordered the immediate reinstatement of Deputy Governor of Taraba State, Alhaji Sanni Danladi, who was impeached by the state House of Assembly in October 2012.
In a unanimous judgment, the Supreme Court held that the impeachment panel set up by the House of Assembly to investigate the allegations against Danladi violated his rights to fair hearing.

The General Manager of Bendel Newspaper Company Limited (BNCL), Rev. Monday Aigbe has pledged his support for the Worldwide Christian Fellowship, promising to partner with them and support their vision for the country as nothing on earth can be accomplished without prayer.
The Minister of Defence, Lt.-Gen. Aliyu Gusau (Rtd), on Thursday in Abuja inaugurated the Presidential Committee on the Review of the Nigeria National Defence Policy (NNDP).

The National Economic Council (NEC) has raised alarm over the dwindling Excess Crude Account (ECA) occasioned by the drop in oil price.

The Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Suleiman Abba, has called on politicians to respect constituted authority, follow due process and desist from using thugs.

A former Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Alhaji Abubakar Tsav, has lambasted the Nigeria Police Force for allowing itself to be used by politicians to settle scores.


Trado-Medical Doctor in Ika South Local Government Area of Delta State, Chief (Dr.) Anthony Onuelu, the Anwun-Ama-.Alie (Odin) of Emuhun Community has expressed satisfaction with the interest shown by the government towards the tradomedical association.

FRSC Holds Stakeholders Meeting


The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Unit RSS. 22 Agbor, Delta State, has held its stakeholders meeting with the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) Traditional Rulers, and other Trade Union recently the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) at the F.R.S.C premises in Agbor.

The state chairman of the Miyetti Allah Association Koute Hore of Nigeria Delta State Chapter Abdusalam Mohammed has appealed to Deltans to stop the killing of cattle rearers and their cattles in the state.

The woman leader of a political party in Ika South Local Government Area of Delta State, Mrs. Victoria Ogala has congratulated successful candidates on the just concluded Local Government election in the state.

A Political stalwart in Ward 8 Ejeme — Aniogor, Aniocha South Local Government Area of Delta State, Mrs. Veronica Nzemeke Ufoh, has expressed joy with the chairman and councillors who won the local government election in the state.

 

Saturday Topic
BOKO HARAM WAR The Missing Soldiers

 

 

 

Security & Terrorism
Egbeazien Oshodi Writes Shekau

Leader Abubakar Shekau, for the sake of Prophet Muhammad, what if the Nigerian Presidency election was open to you? Would that be enough for you?

Weekend Discourse
Slum In Oil Prices A Progress Way Out

Awash in the great tide of politics, we must not forget why politics can be a noble endeavor. It leads to governance. When done correctly, governance can reform a nation and improve the lot of the people. In the hands of the ignorant and the mean, governance cast abundant misfortune upon a nation and upon the welfare of its citizens.


 
Perspective
Like Idris Derby’s Ceasefire, Like Davis Claim
Politics

Obiano-Weathering The Storm Of Betrayal

Nation
Misgovernance?Go To Aba And Weep
Viewpoint
Sports Nigeria: Playing Chess On A Precipice
A few months ago, the Nigerian Government engaged in wild celebrations to mark Nigeria’s 100th Anniversary as one united geographical entity. As I reflected on the events that characterized that centenary celebration, it occurred to me that the diverse peoples and ethnicities of this country had actually lived under a common national identity for a century.

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