• Nigeria Running On Lottery -Utomi

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    Foremost economist and founder of Lagos Business School, Prof. Pat Utomi has blamed the current economic recession in the country on planlessness  and lack foresight which a good national budget could have taken care of easily. Speaking as a guest lecturer yesterday at Dr Emmanuel Egbogah Budget Roundtable titled: Budget Processes In Nigeria: Challenges And…

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  • Gov Obiano Commissions 27 Water Boreholes

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    Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State has commissioned 27 solar-powered boreholes that would provide  water to people in Aguata and Anambra East local government areas of the state. Also commissioned were sanitation facilities including flush toilets, urinals and hand-washing facilities located in primary schools in Ifite-Aguluezechukwu, Eziagulu-Ekwulobia, Obeagu Ezionye-Ezinifite, Ihuowerre_Igbukwu and Agbako-Awarasi Uga in Aguata…

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  • The Clash Of Uba Brothers

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    Against the backdrop of the recent Supreme Court ruling, OKECHUKWU OBETA, traces the history of sibling rivalry between Andy and Chris Uba in Anambra State Politics. The January 29 Supreme Court judgement rekindled the political rivalry within Uba political dynasty in Anambra state. The Apex court had affirmed the Chief Ejike Oguebego-led Executive Committee of…

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    Okada Restriction Law: Security Agents In N25m Fleecing Allegation

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    It has been alleged that security agents in Anambra State illegally extorted about N25million from motorcycle operators within the last six months through the enforcement of the state’s law restricting motorcyclists from plying certain routes in the state. The state chapter of the Civil Liberties Oganisation (CLO) which made the revelation in its annual report…

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  • Moribund State Of Former First Ladies’ Pet Projects

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    Pet projects by first ladies across the country, though said not to be funded by government, cease to function with the end of the tenure of governors. MATHIAS NWOGU, ANAYO ONUKWUGHA, OKECHUKWU OBETA, BERNARD TOLANI DADA, GEORGE OKOJIE, OBINNA OGBONNAYA, TOPE FAYEHUN, ALO ABIOLA, BEATRICE GONDYI, and MUAZU ELAZEH write on some pet projects of…

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  • Moribund State Of Former First Ladies’ Pet Projects

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    Pet projects by first ladies across the country, though said not to be funded by government, cease to function with the end of the tenure of governors. MATHIAS NWOGU, ANAYO ONUKWUGHA, OKECHUKWU OBETA, BERNARD TOLANI DADA, GEORGE OKOJIE, OBINNA OGBONNAYA, TOPE FAYEHUN, ALO ABIOLA, BEATRICE GONDYI, and MUAZU ELAZEH write on some pet projects of…

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