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    Nigeria Beyond Oil: Alternatives For Survival

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    Being a Keynote Address by Sam Nda-Isaiah, Chairman, LEADERSHIP Group at the Hall of Grace Magazine Public Lecture on Sunday, January 24, 2016 at the Lagos City Mall (Beside Tafawa Balewa Square), Marina, Lagos. I do not say this with any particular sense of elation or satisfaction, but for nearly a decade now, I have…

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    ‘LEADERSHIP Championed The Change Process’

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    The following is by Sam Nda-Isaiah, chairman of LEADERSHIP Group, being a speech he delivered at its 2014 Annual Conference and Awards ceremony, held at the Sheraton Hotel and Towers, Abuja, on Wednesday, October 7 2015. On behalf of LEADERSHIP Group, I welcome you to our 2014 annual conference and awards ceremony. This conference is…

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    Sam Nda-Isaiah’s Presidential Declaration Speech

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    Hello Nigeria! To the Chairman of the APC, and all APC delegates all over the Federation of Nigeria, and all the good people of this great country, I am today declaring my candidacy for the presidency of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. I would like to begin by paying tribute to the star-studded slate of…

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  • Why I Am Stopping This Column

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    The stakes are quite high and getting higher by the day. Nigeria appears to be a sinking nation, even though many prefer to live in denial. The APC presidential primary takes place in a couple of weeks and I have declared an interest. Winning a presidential primary anywhere in the world is not a walk…

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  • King Abdullah Was Sending A Message To Nigeria Too

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    ISIS dominated discussions all over the world last week. In the United States, it took up 90 per cent of the time of all networks. It was front page story in all newspapers in Europe, the Middle East and parts of Africa – everywhere except Nigeria where it ought to be. There are fears that…

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  • King Abdullah Was Sending A Message To Nigeria Too

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    Terrorist group ISIS is causing panic around the world. ISIS, which is the acronym for the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, is probably the first terror group to have territorial expansionist ambition, and it is so far succeeding in actualising it. It has taken over critical parts of Syria and Iraq already and heavy…

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    If This Is What It Takes To Win Elections…

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    The people of Osun State have spoken. And they have spoken very loudly and clearly. Nigerians from all over the country have been rejoicing since the result of the election in Osun State was announced. Nigerians know exactly who they vote for in elections even though, occasionally, names other than the ones they voted for…

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  • What Will Happen To Us Between Now And 2015?

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    Many people who are scared stiff of the deadly direction the country is moving, including very influential friends of Nigeria in western nations, always talk about waiting till 2015 to solve the problem. The idea is that, in 2015, Nigerians would have to save themselves at the polls. That may well be true, but what…

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