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Resolving The Corruption Albatross - The Tide

Today, October 1, 2017 marks the 57th birthday of the nation, Nigeria. Born October 1, 1960, Nigeria has been saddled with avalanche of problems in her quest to achieve laudable political administration, crime and crisis management and infrastructural ...and more »

Nigeria at 57: President's speech reveals his deep seated grudges, unmitigated hatred for Igbos – HURIWA - Daily Post Nigeria

A pro- Democracy and Non-Governmental organisation-HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has dismissed the October 1st 2017 57th Independence broadcast by President Muhammadu Buhari as substantially deficient in statesmanship and ...and more »

Oct 1 speech: Ohanaeze, Ezeife, others blast Buhari - Vanguard

By Emeka Mamah, Ben Agande, Dapo Akinrefon, Simon Ebegbulem, Gbenga Oke, AbdulSalam Muhammad, Peter Okutu & Dirisu Yakubu. •Say he's trying to push S-East out of Nigeria; full of excuses •Speech disappointing, empty —Ozekhome, Junaid Mohammed •He has ...and more »

Buhari's food self-sufficiency drive is the real independence - The Punch

Garba Shehu. President Muhammadu Buhari undertakes the political ritual of Independence Day broadcast to the nation this Sunday morning, in a speech that highlights major strides in the pet themes of the administration: anti-corruption, war against ...and more »

The presidents we need from 2019 - Vanguard

By Dele Sobowale. “The future does not belong to those who are content with today….timid and fearful in the face of new ideas and bold projects.”Late Senator Robert Kennedy, brother of President Kennedy, both killed by gunmen. VANGUARD BOOK OF ...and more »

Whether you like it or not, the military have held this country together – Prof. Yadudu - Vanguard

Prof. Auwalu Yadudu, a constitutional lawyer of repute and former legal adviser to the late Head of State, General Sani Abacha, bares his mind on Nigeria @57. Assessment of Nigeria at 57. It is not easy assessing a period in which one is growing; a ...and more »

Operation shake the Giant out of slumber: How Buhari can be Nigeria's most successful President - Vanguard

•The northern regions could be the greatest beneficiaries of a restructured federation •The truth is that a Nigeria where equity and fairness reign will be more attractive to all regions than secession into tiny countries. •Government's poor handling ...and more »

Nigeria at 57 - Daily Trust

Today, October 1, 2017 is being marked all over the country as the fifty seventh anniversary since Nigeria gained independence from British colonial rule. Some parts of the country were under British rule for many decades prior to the formal formation ...and more »

Buhari: Calls for Restructuring Inspired Divisive Agitations - THISDAY Newspapers

Says national, state assemblies proper & legal fora for national debate Promises to address genuine grievances Seizes occasion to render stewardship, describes Anchor Borrowers Programme as outstanding success. Omololu Ogunmade in Abuja. President ...and more »

The Political Manipulation of Nigerians - THISDAY Newspapers

Nigeria is 57, going by the year of independence, and the consensus in every corner is that we can be, and should have been, better than this. I have not met a single person who said this is the best we can be. Our economic and development indices at ...and more »