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3 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Don't turn Nigeria into one-party state, activists warn

Coalition of rights groups, the Nigerian Human Rights Community , yesterday accused President Goodluck Jonathan of sponsoring the impeachment of opposition governors to turn the country into a one-party state.

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Related Topix: Nigeria, World News

7 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Jonathan has declared war on Nigeria, says Buhari

Former Head of State Gen. Muhammadu Buhari yesterday said the nation's democracy is endangered by the gale of impeachments in the country.

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13 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Nigeria: U.S.$1 Billion Loan - Corruption Behind FG's Request - APC

The All Progressives Congress has asked the National Assembly to properly scrutinise the puzzling request by President Goodluck Jonathan for a $1billion loan to fight the Boko Haram insurgents, saying the federal government would have had no business borrowing money if it had accounted for US$20billion in oil funds or plugged the official stealing ... (more)

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17 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Nigeria: Biafra and Boko Haram - Different Conflicts, Common Themes

In late June, at a meeting with the College of Bishops of the African Church, Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan made some interesting comments on the Nigerian Civil War of 1967-70.

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21 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Boko Haram: Outrage over Jonathan's $1b loan request

There is outrage over the proposal by President Goodluck Jonathan to secure the National Assembly's nod to obtain a $1billion loan to buy arms and ammunition to strengthen the fight against Boko Haram.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

In-depth Africa

Jonathan, Shettima meet over Boko Haram's Damboa massacre

Borno State Governor Kashim Shettima met with President Goodluck Jonathan in Abuja on Friday, pleading for assistance to stop the rampaging Boko Haram insurgents.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Vanguard

How Bayelsa is being made safe for investment, by Gov Dickson

Last week, Bayelsa State hosted its first Investment and Economic Forum. For the governor, Seriake Dickson, it was an opportunity to explain to the world the giant strides of his administration.

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Vanguard

Why I rejected Jonathan's offer of appointment- Fasehun

Dr. Frederick Fasehun, leader of the newly-registered Unity Party of Nigeria and founder of the O'dua People's Congress, OPC, is not a new face in the Nigerian socio-political arena.

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AllAfrica.com

Nigeria: Corruption Worries Complicate Nigeria's U.S $1 Billion Request to Combat Boko Haram

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan is seeking up to $1 billion in foreign loans to help fight Boko Haram militants but the country's reputation for corruption could make foreign donors wary.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Vanguard

CAN hails Jonathan for establishing insurgency victim fund

The President of the Christian Association of Nigeria , Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor, has commended the constitution of a special fund for victims of insurgency in parts of the north.

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AllAfrica.com

Nigeria: Govt Okays N1.3 Billion Contracts for Gauge Rail Lines

The Federal Executive Council yesterday approved N1.3 billion consultancy service contracts for the design of six standard gauge rail lines across the country.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Vanguard

FG moves to break business monopolies

The Federal Government has commenced moves to tackle unfair business practices, in its determination to provide a fair and competitive environment for industry, trade and investment.

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Los Angeles Times

In Nigeria, backlash against U.S. firm hired to improve image

A woman with a sticker on her head bearing the slogan "Bring Back Our Girls" marches for the release of the more than 200 abducted schoolgirls in Lagos on May 29. A woman with a sticker on her head bearing the slogan "Bring Back Our Girls" marches for the release of the more than 200 abducted schoolgirls in Lagos on May 29. U.S. public relations ... (more)

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Related Topix: Nigeria, World News, Africa, Public Relations, Washington Post, Publishing

In-depth Africa

Our Democracy Under Threat -Igbokwe

Lagos State Publicity Secreatary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Mr. Joe Igbokwe says the nation's democracy is being threatened going by the way President Goodluck Jonathan is using all means to muzzle the opposition parties.

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AllAfrica.com

Nigeria: Jonathan Seeks N160 Billion Foreign Loan to Fight Boko Haram

President Goodluck Jonathan is proposing to borrow $1 billion from foreign sources to equip the military to tackle Boko Haram insurgents.

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Vanguard

Meeting with Chibok parents: Jonathan embarrassed Nigeria - APC

The All Progressives Congress has described as a compound embarrassment the fact that it took 17-year-old girl-child education campaigner, Pakistani Malala Yousafzai, to visit and convince President Goodluck Jonathan to agree to a meeting with representatives of the parents of the kidnapped school girls.

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In-depth Africa

APC: Jonathan has begun war against opposition

APC Chairman Chief John Odigie-Oyegun accused President Goodluck Jonathan of declaring war against the opposition with state-sponsored impeachment proceedings.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

WTVC

Nigeria seeks to borrow $1 billion for military

Nigeria's president says he wants to borrow $1 billion from abroad for equipment and training for the military fighting an Islamic insurgency.

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Vanguard

Akpabio expresses PDP governors' loyalty, support to Jonathan

Gov. Godswill Akpabio of Akwa Ibom on Tuesday, expressed the loyalty and support of PDP governors to President Goodluck Jonathan, should he decide to seek re-election in 2015.

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News24

.com | Ghana leader names new defence minister

Nigeria's leader Goodluck Jonathan has accused activists of playing politics, saying they cancelled a meeting between him and family members of more than 200 schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram.

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Related Topix: Ghana, Africa, World News

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