Category Archives: Special Report

Ministerial nominee, Rotimi AMAECHI’s CV


Chibuike Amaechi
Chibuike Amaechi

This is an exclusive presentation of a classified document on President Muhammadu Buhari’s ministerial nominees as prepared by the Senate. Continue reading Ministerial nominee, Rotimi AMAECHI’s CV

Northern Nigeria: Papering over Boko Haram cracks


Boko Haram
Boko Haram

In fact, according to Amnesty International, the Boko Haram insurgents may have abducted a total of  about 2,000 girls and women since January 2014 alone, using them as cooks, sex slaves and fighters.

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100 days: The expectations, the frustrations


Buhari
Buhari

When he was sworn-in as the president  after his victory at  the March 28  election, many Nigerians heaved a sigh of relief that the apparent slide the country had steadily witnessed, especially in the last few years, was at a point of being halted.

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How ministries are coping without ministers under Buhari


Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari  was inaugurated May 29, but, three months after, he was yet to send names of his Ministers to the Senate for confirmation.

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Corrupt practices: Igbo leaders’ position on probe of past govts (2)


President Buhari
President Buhari
The first part of this piece which was published in Thursday’s edition of Vanguard cautioned against selective probe noting that it is not only unfair and unjust but also contrary to the Constitution of Nigeria.

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