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Jonathan promises to complete Akure Cargo terminal for crop export

Akure, Jan. 28, 2015 President Goodluck Jonathan said on Wednesday that he would focus greater attention toward the completion of the Akure Cargo Terminal to enable the rural famers to export their crops.

PRESIDENT JONATHAN COMMISERATES WITH KING SALMAN AND PEOPLE OF SAUDI ARABIA ON DEATH OF KING ABDULLAH

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has joined other world leaders in commiserating with King Salman Ibn Abdulaziz and the people of Saudi Arabia on the death of his predecessor, King Abdullah Ibn Abdulaziz.

​ PRESIDENT JONATHAN’S LATE SISTER TO BE BURIED TOMORROW

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan’s younger sister, Mrs. Nancy Jonathan-Olei who passed away on Sunday, January 4, 2015 is to be buried tomorrow, Friday, January 23, 2015 in Otuoke, Bayelsa State.

FEDERAL GOVT. REDUCES PUMP PRICE OF FUEL: STATEMENT BY THE PETROLEUM MINISTER

As you may be aware, there has been a lot of volatility in the oil market in the past few months and due to this the importation prices of our petroleum products have been impacted.

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“Soludo, the solution!” by Chuks Iloegbunam

Charles Soludo’s contemporaries say that, as an undergraduate, he came up with this rather fine slogan: Soludo is the solution, when he vainly contested for the secretary-generalship of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Students’ Union. In 2010, he again used the Soludo is the solution mantra but disastrously lost the Anambra State governorship election.

Voice of Obasanjo, Hands of Soludo; A Rejoinder to Prof. Chukwuma Soludo by Daniel Essien

- Smoke and Mirrors In a skewed article dressed up as an innocuous assessment of the ongoing political campaigns by both the ruling party and the opposition, Prof. Charles Soludo finally broke the silence after over five years of avoiding the public eye

BEYOND BELIEF: SOLUDO’S SELF-SERVING ARTICLE ON ECONOMIC MANAGEMENT IS DEFICIT IN FACTS, LOGIC AND HONOUR

(Response to “Buhari Vs Jonathan: Beyond the Election, by Charles Soludo”) 1. For anyone who has not read Professor Charles Soludo’s article in the Vanguard (online version) on January 25 2015, I would encourage them to do so. It is littered with abusive and unbecoming language. It shows how an embittered loser in the Nigerian political space can get so derailed that they commit

Time to disgrace the self-appointed godfather of the South-West by Femi Aribisala

THERE is a harrowing story told by Adekoya Boladale, which needs to be brought to the attention of Nigerians, especially the people of the South-West. In the middle of the night of 4th January, 1984, heavily armed men of the Strike Force of the Nigerian army invaded the Lagos home of Chief Olu Awotesu, the Minister of State for Agriculture. This military operation had one design, to put the minister under arrest.

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Afenifere endorses Jonathan’s second term bid

Akure, Jan 27, (2015) The pan Yoruba group, Afenifere, on Tuesday in Akure endorsed the second term presidential bid of Goodluck Jonathan of the Peoples Democratic party.

Nigeria is largest cassava producer in the world - United Nations FAO

Nigerian cassava production is by far the largest in the world; a third more than production in Brazil and almost double the production of Indonesia and Thailand. Cassava production in other African countries, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ghana, Madagascar, Mozambique, Tanzania and Uganda appears small in comparison to Nigeria’s substantial output.

Why Certificate Matters

See why certificate is important: A plane was about to crash and there were only four parachutes in the plane.

US top think-tank, Brookings, project Jonathan win; say APC is a fragile anti-Jonathan setup

Brookings, the World’s most influential think-tank based in the United States, have projected a President Jonathan victory over the opposition candidate’s General Buhari in the 2015 Elections which it suggests would be keenly contested.

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Nigerian President Jonathan Determined to Win War on Terror

Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan has promised that his administration will win the war on terror despite what he describes as efforts by some individuals to sabotage efforts to combat Islamist militant group Boko Haram.

Corruption allegation blackmail against Jonathan, says Abati

Special Adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan, Dr. Reuben Abati, in this interaction with newsmen said the allegation of corruption against his boss’ administration has become a refrain coming from those politicians bereft of ideas hoping to blackmail him. The Presidential spokesman also gave the assurance that his boss will win the 2015 Presidential election convincingly even as he maintained that the government has yet to make any declaration on fuel subsidy removal as being variously specu

Impeachment Threat Not A New Thing, Opposition Only Heating up Polity – Abati

Insisting that the President has not committed any impeachable offence, the presidential spokesman argues strongly that while blackmail is the reason why the issue of corruption is being played up against the current administration, those accusing the Jonathan government of corruption are the ones who are most corrupt

Jonathan did not order Police to invade N/Assembly — Abati

In this interview with Dr. Reuben Abati, Special Adviser to the President on media and publicity, he explains the type of persona President Goodluck Jonathan his and the success of his re-election declaration penultimate week. He speaks about the uncommon virtue of calmness and good sense of President Jonathan. On last week’s drama at the National Assembly, Abati categorically denied any involvement of the presidency in the episode.