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Good Governance in Nigeria: The Tuwo And Soup Metaphor – By Prince Charles Dickson

By Prince Charles Dickson, Jos, Nigeria – Dec. 4, 2011 – “How nice you are to a bowl of Tuwo depends on how hungry you are”   One fundamental thing one notices that we lack in governance and government is the word good. Many Nigerians talk about good governance as the only guarantee to peace, […]

Bauchi: 3 killed as gunmen bomb police station, 2 banks

Three people have been confirmed killed when gunmen yesterday bombed the Divisional Police Station and two commercial banks in Azare, Bauchi State. The Commissioner of Police, Mr. Ikechukwu Aduba, confirmed to newsmen in his office yesterday that one policeman, a soldier and a civilian were killed during the attack. Aduba said, “Over 20 rocket propelled […]

Rep’s exam scandal: Suspect denies writing test as police fault her claims

Abia State Police Command has vowed to un-earth every hidden truth behind the activities of the member of the House of Representatives’ aide, Chetachi Obi, following her denial that she was not writing any examination when the police arrested her. The suspect alleged that she only obeyed to follow the police to the state CID […]

Kogi Guber Elections: How Wada floored Audu – It’s scientific rigging – ACN

Monday, December 05, 2011 • Peoples Democratic Party’s Governor-elect in Kogi State, Captain Idris Wada Photo: Sun News Publishing More Stories on This Section Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday declared Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Captain Idris Wada, winner of last Saturday’s governorship election in Kogi State. He polled 300, 372 votes to beat […]

Ojukwu for burial next Feb –S’East governors

Monday, December 05, 2011 Ojukwu Photo: Sun News Publishing More Stories on This Section The South-East governors yesterday in Enugu announced that the late Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu would be buried in his Nnewi country home in Anambra State next February. Chairman of the South-East Governors’ Forum and Anambra State Governor Peter Obi, who made this […]

Yakubu goes goal-crazy

Nigeria’s Yakubu Aiyegbeni has once again proved that he is set to make a return to the Super Eagles after being left out under the tenure of sacked coach Samson Siasia. The Yak as he is called by his admirers has taken his goals haul in the English Premiership to 10 goals this season. Yakubu […]

Exam fraud: It’s a set up –Rep’s aide

The last may not have been heard in the case of Hon. Nkiru Onyejeocha, a member of the House of Representatives allegedly involved in examination malpractice. Less than 24 hours after Daily Sun broke the story, Hon. Onyejeocha allegedly mobilized an aide to storm Umuahia over the matter. The aide has contacted the local government […]

Unknown gunmen attack police station in Azare (Bauchi)

Azare (Bauchi) – Unknown gunmen on Saturday attacked the police station at Azare in Bauci State, destroying the station. Eye-witnesses said the attack was led by heavily armed persons. One of the witnesses said that a loud blast was heard, followed by sporadic shots of gun fire. Officials of the Bauchi State Command of the […]

Picture: Boko Haram: Father declares suspect insane

By Jide Ajani The investigations by the Department of State Service (SSS) into the alleged complicity of Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume and the activities of the Boko Haram sect, took a new twist, as one Alhaji Sanda Konduga, whoclaimed to be the father of a suspect, Ali Sanda Konduga, declared that his son is insane. […]

Just in: ASUU to commence total strike today

Just in…New Nigerian Politics has been informed by sources in Abuja that The Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU) nation wide will midnight today December 4th embark on indefinite strike. More information later.

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