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    Why Dogara Deserved LEADERSHIP Award

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    The prestigious award of Politician of the Year 2015 to the honourable Speaker of the House of Representatives by the LEADERSHIP Newspapers is a testimony of the courage, resilience, patriotism, leadership acumen,  sagacity, sense of purpose and depth of fortitude of Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara as he has weathered numerous political storms and upheavals only…

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  • Budget Padding: Why Speaker Dogara Is Blameless

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    With the budget ‘padding’ controversy and the claims and counter claims from the various interested parties, there is a need to set the records straight in order that Nigerians understand what is really at stake and the personal traits and attitudes of the major dramatis personae to the brewing controversy. With regards to allegations made…

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    A New Dawn In The House

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    Admittedly the inauguration of the 8th National Assembly in both the lower and upper chambers could be said to have proceeded on a rather bumpy note due to some lingering acrimony by aggrieved factions who felt short changed in the ensuring leadership contest or who may have lost out in the election of key positions…

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    Senate Presidency, House Speakership: Let NASS Decide

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    As permutations, alignments and realignments heighten as the inauguration date for the distinguished senators and honourable members of the National Assembly draws closer, many civil society groups, social affairs commentators, public affairs analysts and political activists and pundits alike have voiced concern over the perceived tyranny and autocracy of the APC national leadership in rigidly…

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