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September 23, 2017 4:38 AM I was amazed Obasanjo asked Buhari to negotiate with Kanu –Clarke, SAN

During the administration of former President Goodluck Jonathan, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, preached the unity of Nigeria. But now that President Muhammadu Buhari, a northerner, is in charge, he’s preaching secession. Can we say the agitation of such a person is genuine? Let me be honest with you: No agitation in Nigeria 16

September 22, 2017 10:35 AM True federalism, merging of states top El-Rufai's proposed committee report

The Governor Nasir El-Rufai-chaired All Progressives Congress committee on true federalism is looking at 12 issues including merging of states, fiscal federalism and devolution of power as it submits its report to the party in October, 2017. Mallam El-Rufai, who is the governor of Kaduna state, reportedly disclosed this on Thursday, September 21 in London 16

September 22, 2017 10:04 AM Lamido lashes at Atiku, APC over 2019 elections

Sule Lamido who is the former governor of Jigawa state has warned politicians not to engage in blackmail and hatred ahead of the 2019 presidential election. Vanguard reports that the former governor who has been touted as a potential candidate for the 2019 presidency said blackmail would not help the existing democracy in the country. The former governor 13

September 20, 2017 6:31 PM Debts profile: FG’s disclosure confirms my claim on Fayemi – Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose, has said the Federal Government’s disclosure on the debt profile of the state has vindicated him on his claim that the immediate past administration of Dr Kayode Fayemi ran the state aground financially. The governor, who was reacting to statement by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) that the state government 18

September 19, 2017 7:27 AM S’West govs, monarchs, others call for restructuring at APC hearing

Some of the South-West governors and the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, on Monday backed the call for the restructuring of Nigeria at the All Progressives Congress’ South-West Zonal public hearing on true federalism held in Ibadan. At the meeting, the Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, who was represented by his deputy, Moses Alake, said the endless 24

September 18, 2017 6:25 AM Everyone has his own meaning of restructuring – Governor Ahmed

Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State is the sixth democratically elected governor of the state. The banker turned politician served in the immediate past administration of Governor Bukola Saraki. In this interview he responds to questions on developments in the state and the impact of his six year administration on Kwara. What is the current economic 19

September 17, 2017 4:23 AM DAFINONE: Niger Deltans should demand better performance from their govs

What I am assured is that government has the force of character to see through the implementation and get us moving in the right track. The economy is import-driven because we do not manufacture a significant number of items we consume locally. To reverse that trend, we need to produce more of our consumption locally and the easiest thing to start 24

September 13, 2017 4:00 AM Why Nigeria must be restructured

THE Nigerian Constitution—its birth certificate—is illegitimate. The document was unilaterally decreed by a military dictator with ulterior motives to entrench the military and concentrate power at the centre. It’s an open secret that the Nigerian Constitution was an existing decree that was simply converted to a Constitution. It was never submitted 24

September 12, 2017 11:15 AM Soyinka denounces those canvassing 2nd term for Buhari

Lagos – NOBEL Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, yesterday, said Nigeria is long overdue for reconfiguration saying it is sickening for some people to be agitating against it. Soyinka, in an interview with some newsmen at Freedom Park, Lagos Island, Lagos, said those who said that what Nigeria needed was just a restructuring of the mind were not saying the obvious 19

September 12, 2017 5:46 AM Soyinka speaks on Nigeria’s restructuring

4Nobel Laureate, Wole Soyinka, has added his voice to the current debate over restructuring of the country. According to him, Nigeria was over-centralised and the present contraction did not allow the expression of the true will of people. He also noted that peddling the idea of ‘restructuring the mind’ was a dishonest, cheap and trivializing an issue 21