Other Peoples’ Essays

ARCHBISHOP ONAIYEKAN: Anti-Corruption and Value Orientation

Written on August 17th, 2007 by
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ANTI-CORRUPTION AND VALUE ORIENTATION Retreat for Ministers and Permanent Secretaries Draft by +John Onaiyekan, Archbishop of Abuja.  I thank the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Amb. Babagana Kingibe for inviting me to make a little contribution to this retreat for Minis...
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ARCHBISHOP ONAIYEKAN: Endemic Corruption in Nigeria – Any Way Out?

Written on August 17th, 2007 by
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ENDEMIC CORRUPTION IN NIGERIA - ANY WAY OUT? A Talk by +John ONAIYEKAN, Catholic Archbishop of Abuja at the Chairman’s Guest Forum: Independent Corrupt Practices Commission, ICPC: August 14, 2007  Mr. Chairman, Ladies and Gentlemen, may the peace and blessings of the Almighty God ...
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ARCHBISHOP ONAIYEKAN: The Role of Faith Community in the Fight Against Corruption In Nigeria – A Christian Perspective

Written on August 17th, 2007 by
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  THE ROLE OF FAITH COMMUNITY IN THE FIGHT AGAINST CORRUPTION IN NIGERIA: A CHRISTIAN PERSPECTIVE By John ONAIYEKAN (CON), Catholic Archbishop of Abuja Contribution to the Inter-Faith Forum on Corruption Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) NICON Luxury Hotel, 15 August, ...
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ABUBAKAR NUHU-KOKO: President Yar`Adua: Meeting Nigeria

Written on August 14th, 2007 by
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GAMJI http://www.gamji.com/article6000/NEWS7270.htm President Yar'Adua: Meeting Nigeria’s Energy and Power Challenges By Abubakar Atiku Nuhu-Koko aanuhukoko@yahoo.com Sunday, 15 July 2007 Nigeria must work out how to get adequate, stable and affordable electricity and energy supplies by 202...
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IDOWU AKINLOTAN: AC takes sensible risk on Unity Government

Written on July 7th, 2007 by
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  THE NATION      8/7/2007    AC takes sensible risk on Unity Government       BY IDOWU AKINLOTAN   After many weeks of speculations, indecision and consultations, the Action Congress (AC), perhaps the most obvious victim of April&...
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SAM ALUKO: Whoever says fuel is being subsidised is a poor economist

Written on July 2nd, 2007 by
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THE SUN Whoever says fuel is being subsidised is a poor economist By TUNDE RAHEEM, Akure Monday, July 2, 2007 Renowned economist, Prof. Sam Aluko has described as unjustified the Federal Government’s hike of the Value Added Tax (VAT) and prices of petroleum products which recen...
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JEAN HERSKOVITS: Nigeria`s Rigged Democracy

Written on June 25th, 2007 by
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    http://www.leadershipnigeria.com/product_info.php?products_id=8269   See also Foreign Affairs July/August 2007 edition:     http://www.foreignaffairs.org/20070701faessay86409/jean-herskovits/nigeria-s-rigged-democracy.html   Jean Herskovits Nigeria&rsquo...
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WOLE SOYINKA: 2007 Elections and the Gang of Four

Written on June 22nd, 2007 by
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    THE NATION June 22, 2007 2007 Elections and the Gang of Four by WOLE SOYINKA Let me begin by outlining the current phase of struggle. It is yet again one of those phases in a nation’s life when cruel choices confront a people, and it becomes extremely difficult, if ...
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SAID ADEJUMOBI: Yar`adua, Obasanjo and the lessons of power

Written on June 20th, 2007 by
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      Yar'adua, Obasanjo and the lessons of power   By Said Adejumobi   FEW people will doubt the fact that ex-president Olusegun Obasanjo lived to the biddings of his name, while in power. "Olusegun" means 'conqueror' or 'victor'. Obasanjo 'came', 'saw' and 'c...
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HAKEEM JAMIU: 2007 Elections and the Dilemma of Kabiyesis

Written on June 20th, 2007 by
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        2007 ELECTIONS AND THE DILEMMA OF KABIYESIS By Hakeem Jamiu hakeematus@yahoo.com     June 20, 2007   'When a proper accounting of the on-going public fixation with what has now become known and accepted as Diya's coup is attempted, I am under ...
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