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  • Etsako West LG Boss Speaks: I Am Service-Driven - Kadiri Etsako West LG Boss Speaks: I Am Service-Driven - Kadiri The Executive Chairman of Estako West Local Government Area Hon. (Barr.) Prince Hassan Kadiri spoke with WEEKEND OBSERVER on the challenges, successes, and infrastructural and human capital development of the present administration. It was anchored by Lamai Cassius and Richard Eweka for your reading delight.
  • Nigeria In Crisis: State Creation Not The Answer THE crises Nigeria is embroiled did not start today, in fact it is a colonial epilepsy that is almost impossible to cure. The importance of European colonialism is that, it was more than anything else the means by which political order was created. Nigeria In Crisis: State Creation Not The Answer
  • 2015: Much Ado About Endorsement of Jonathan 2015: Much Ado About Endorsement of Jonathan WITH less than six months to the 2015 general elections, it has become a fashionable, if somewhat laughable, daily occurrence for various groups some of them obviously put together in a hurry to endorse President Goodluck Jonathan to run for a second term of four years in office. A good number of these groups have no pedigree to speak of and nobody, quite rightly, bothers with their endorsements.
  • A Look At INEC Polling Units Distribution A Look At INEC Polling Units Distribution 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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World Of Female Comrade Bus Drivers

A man once joked about how he drove on the highway one sunny afternoon. His car was rickety and could only manage 50 kmh. He was just beginning to reflect on the day’s work when suddenly he heard a huge bang from a vehicle behind. The sound and magnitude suggested it was a huge vehicle. As he looked at his rearview mirror, he saw a comrade commuter bus trailing him, and he instinctively swerved his car to the side. As the bus drove by, the driver screamed “Oga carry this pangolo from the road o.” He felt humiliated, not because of the words, but because the driver was a woman – a young beautiful comrade bus driver.

     
 
View Point      
#Bringback Jonathan Shame      

IT took the intervention of the US Newspaper The Washington Post to draw the attention of the world and President Goodluck Jonathan on the primitive and evil machinations of the president’s men who tried few days back to use the hash tag, #BringBackOurGirls# to pursue their wicked and narrow agenda for 2015.
     
Boko Haram Negotiator: Mixed Reactions Trail Revelations

The dust raised by the stunning expose of Australian Independent negotiator, Steven Davis on the alleged sponsors of Boko Haram, Gen Ihejirika (rtd) and Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, former Borno State Governor may not settle anytime soon as Nigerians continue to express divergent views on the jaw-dropping revelations.

Saturday Topic
Youths In Christ: Pathway To Building A Righteous Nation
THE Edo State Head of Service, Mr. Jerry Obazele has felicitated with retired Permanent Secretaries and Auditor-General in the state for their years of meritorious service to the state.
THE Nigeria Police said that the Amnesty International’s report on alleged human rights abuses by the force was full of falsehood, “smacks of indecency and intemperate language’’.

THE Lagos State Task Force on Environmental and Special Offences in Ikeja paraded a 29-year-old woman it arrested for faking pregnancy.

THE National Conference sitting in Abuja has adopted the recommendation of the Committee on Politics and Governance that Nigeria adopts a true federal structure with the states operating as the federating units. .

THE National Conference Committee on Politics and Governance has recommended independent candidacy in the electoral system in order to expand the country’s political space.


 

 

 

As the countdown to the 2015, general elections draws near, Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo state say the Nigerian Union of Journalists to serve as a watchdog and insist that the votes count.

Why I Want To Go To Edo House Of Assembly - Idele-Ero


AS the 2015 elections draw near, the political terrain is beginning to heat up with more and more politicians declaring their intentions and sharing their visions for the electorates.

The National Chairman of the Progressive Friends of Nigeria (PFON), Hon Ezimako .G. Osita, has admonished Nigerians to screen political aspirant before electing them into offices to ensure good governance.

PRESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan is seeking the consent of the Senate to commence deduction of one per cent from Federal Government’s allocations to implement the proposed N1.5 trillion police fund.
THE Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has criticised the searching of the official vehicle of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, by soldiers in Kaduna.


Terrorism
Boko Haram And General Ihejirika

THE Federal Government of Nigeria has not come out to reject the incriminating statements made by its employed Chief Boko Haram negotiator, Dr. Stephen Davis, from Australia, who few days ago named former Chief of army staff, General Azubuike Ihejirika and a former governor of Borno state, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, both ruling party members, as the

Weekend Discourse
2015: Much Ado About Endorsement Of Jonathan
WITH less than six months to the 2015 general elections, it has become a fashionable, if somewhat laughable, daily occurrence for various groups — some of them obviously put together in a hurry — to endorse President Goodluck Jonathan to run for a second term of four years in office.
 
Issues
A Look At INEC Polling Units Distribution
Diasporal Verdict

Reality Of Grassroots Development

Perspective
Who Exorcises NEPA’s Ghosts?
Education
Sports Startling Statistics Of Education In Nigeria
IT was failure galore in the recently released results of the 2014 West African Secondary School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).
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Saturday September 13, 2014
   
 
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