Nine Listed Banks Pay N643.6 Million for Infractions

[Leadership] Lagos -The nine commercial banks that were sanctioned by financial regulatory bodies in the country have paid a total sum of N643.621 million fine for infractions in 2016.

[Leadership] Lagos -The nine commercial banks that were sanctioned by financial regulatory bodies in the country have paid a total sum of N643.621 million fine for infractions in 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lack of Electoral Accountability, Bane of Nigeria’s Political Evolution – Nwankwo

[Leadership] Mr Clement Nwankwo, is the executive director of Policy and Legal Advocacy Centre (PLAC), a pioneer Nigerian human rights defender. Nwankwo, founder of the first human rights organisation in the country, Constitutional Rights Project (CRP)…

[Leadership] Mr Clement Nwankwo, is the executive director of Policy and Legal Advocacy Centre (PLAC), a pioneer Nigerian human rights defender. Nwankwo, founder of the first human rights organisation in the country, Constitutional Rights Project (CRP) also heads the Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room (Situation Room), made up of over 60 civic groups that serve as a melting pot of ideas, analysing issues and proposing changes and reforms. In this interview with CHIBUZO UKAIBE, he speaks about the electoral reforms, p

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Two Years of Buhariplomacy and the Challenge of Change in Continuity

[This Day] Diplomacy under President Muhammadu Buhari (PMB) (Buhariplomacy) in the past two years has been difficult because of the domestic foundations and the hostile external environment which made political governance quite difficult. At the domest…

[This Day] Diplomacy under President Muhammadu Buhari (PMB) (Buhariplomacy) in the past two years has been difficult because of the domestic foundations and the hostile external environment which made political governance quite difficult. At the domestic level, national security was threatened by the terror of Boko Haram and herdsmen, self-determination-driven militancy, corruption-driven political chicanery, and economic malaise.

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The APC Govt Is Only About Buhari – Obi

[Leadership] Former Anambra Central Senator and current National Secretary of the Ahmed Makarfi-led faction of the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Ben Ndi Obi, has reviewed the two year mid-tenure of the APC government of President Mu…

[Leadership] Former Anambra Central Senator and current National Secretary of the Ahmed Makarfi-led faction of the opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Ben Ndi Obi, has reviewed the two year mid-tenure of the APC government of President Muhammadu Buhari and described it as falling short of the people's expectation. In this interview with CELESTINE OKAFOR, Senator Obi proffered solutions on what the APC regime can do to regain the confidence of the electorates ahead of 2019 general elections. He also spoke

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Appraising Masari’s Score Card After 2 Years

[Leadership] The governor, Aminu Bello Masari’s administration in line with the manifesto of the All Progressives Congress (APC), prioritised education, agriculture, security and empowerment of the people of Katsina State. Despite the lean funds availa…

[Leadership] The governor, Aminu Bello Masari's administration in line with the manifesto of the All Progressives Congress (APC), prioritised education, agriculture, security and empowerment of the people of Katsina State. Despite the lean funds available to all tiers of government in the country, the governor has from all indications, done a lot in these priority sectors and others alike. Since the inception of governor Aminu Bello Masari - led administration on May 29, 2015, in Katsina State, education sector has eme

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Govt Has ‘Lost Moral Legitimacy,’ Say Churches

[SACC] Regina Mundi Church, Soweto -Why we are here: In 1996, President Nelson Mandela addressed a gathering of African Ombuds Officers – the Public Protectors of Africa, then hosted by South Africa, and he said:

[SACC] Regina Mundi Church, Soweto -Why we are here: In 1996, President Nelson Mandela addressed a gathering of African Ombuds Officers - the Public Protectors of Africa, then hosted by South Africa, and he said:

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