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Budget 2009 Commentaries…..

Written on December 2nd, 2008 by
Categories: Nigeriawatch

    A Budget Of Paradoxes -  Jerry Uwah, Abuja Independent A Budget Of Paradoxes Jerry Uwah, Abuja December 3rd, 2008 President Umar Musa Yar'Adua finally presented the 2009 Appropriation Bill to a joint session of the National... Read More | Share

Full text of President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua’s Budget address to the National Assembly

Written on December 2nd, 2008 by
Categories: Nigeriawatch

‘We Remain Steadfastly Focused’ Full text of President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua’s Budget address to the National Assembly 12.03.2008 PROTOCOL It is a pleasure and an honour for me to present the 2009 Budget to the National Assembly today,... Read More | Share

From the Archives – Trouble in the Nigerian House of Othman Dan Bello (Essay by Bolaji Aluko)

Written on December 2nd, 2008 by
Categories: Nigeriawatch

    Trouble in the Nigerian House of Othman Dan Bello By: Mobolaji E. Aluko, PhD , Burtonsville, MD, USA October 21, 2001   Introduction Nigeria is a complex country in many ways: with a population of 120 million... Read More | Share

We want to be involved in solving Nigeria

Written on December 1st, 2008 by
Categories: Education for Nigerians (EFN)

    THE SUN We want to be involved in solving Nigeria’s problems –Professors’ body By OLUWOLE AKINBOYEWA, Abuja Monday, December 1, 2008 In its 60-year history that dates back to 1948, the Nigerian university system has... Read More | Share

Naira Crashes against Dollar at Inter-bank Market

Written on December 1st, 2008 by
Categories: Nigeriawatch

  THIS DAY   Naira Crashes against Dollar at Inter-bank Market •Sheds N1.11 at official market By Ayodele Aminu, 12.02.2008     Barely five days after the Nigerian currency, the naira, recorded its first major depreciation (99... Read More | Share

Over $100bn Stolen From Nigeria

  LEADERSHIP Over $100bn Stolen From Nigeria – UNODC   Lilian Agih, Abuja December 2nd, 2008 The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), has disclosed that Corrupt Office Holders in Nigeria have over the years, embezzled... Read More | Share

Things fall apart, can the centre still hold? – Afenifere: The Nunc Dimitis …..The Nation

Written on November 30th, 2008 by
Categories: Yoruba Affairs

    THE NATION Things fall apart, can the centre still hold? 30/11/2008 Afenifere the pan-Yoruba group is facing a major crisis with the emergence of factional leaders in the past few years. The feud in the group took a new dimension... Read More | Share

Fasoranti Becomes Afenifere Leader

Written on November 30th, 2008 by
Categories: Yoruba Affairs

      Fasoranti Becomes Afenifere Leader From Omololu Ogunmade and Jaiyeola Andrews in Ijebu Igbo, 11.21.2008     Six months after the death of former leader of Afenifere, the pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Senator... Read More | Share

Afenifere Splits: Younger Elements, Akande Reject Adebanjo

Written on November 30th, 2008 by
Categories: Yoruba Affairs

    November 19, 2008 Afenifere Splits: Younger Elements, Akande Reject Adebanjo’s Group By Jide Osokoya / Moyo Fabiyi The decision of a faction of the Pan-yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, to instal Chief Reuben... Read More | Share

Nigeria's Investors lose N343bn on NSE; Index Attains New 52-week low

Written on November 30th, 2008 by
Categories: Nigeriawatch

    Date NSE Index Capitalisation 11/28/2008 33025.75 N7.306tn   3/5/2008 66371.2 ... Read More | Share

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