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Oby Ezekwesili shades ex-Minister for his $30bn claim

The former Minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili disagrees with the immediate past Minister/Deputy Chairman, National Planning Commission (NPC), Abubakar Sulaiman on his claims that former President Jonathan left $30 billion in the national treasury. She took to her twitter handle to share her thoughts stating that the $30Billion CBN Reserve is no longer available  ...

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Opinion: It’s a year already, who will #BringBackOurGirls?

by Ogundana Michael …as Nigeria swears in a new President come 29th May, 2015, who will #BringBackOurGirls? President Jonathan or General Buhari? Like a thief cometh in the night to steal and to kill, the deadly terrorist group, Jama’atu Ahlis Sunna Lidda’awati wal-Jihad, which in English means, “People Committed to...

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Jonathan doesn’t need to be hero worshipped – Oby Ezekwesili

by Anike Jacobs While everyone else, including the most powerful man in the world, Barack Obama, have been showering accolades on president Goodluck Jonathan for his gracious act of conceding defeat to Gen. Muhammadu Buhari on March 31, convener of the Bring Back Our Girls group and former minister of education,...

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Dolapo Aina: I agree with Oby Ezekwesili, we are no longer normal

by Dolapo Aina  “Who are we? We are no longer normal…. Nigeria is a giant embarrassingly trapped in dwarfish height.” –Dr Oby Ezekwesili In 2012, I wrote an article about the ALUU 4; the article was prompted by a speech given by Dr. Oby Ezekwesili in which the former top...

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Iyabo Obasanjo has this to say about Soludo’s viral article (READ)

by Chinwe Okafor Ex-CBN governor, Charles Soludo released an article recently saying neither presidential aspirants – Pres. Goodluck Jonathan and Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) – would fulfill their promises citing the current economic status in the country and its continuous downfall…  not many people are happy about it. Soludo has...

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“Let us leave them to their lowliness” – Ezekwesili responds to critics

by Anike Jacobs Former Education Minister, Oby Ezekwesili has reacted to criticisms stemming from a picture taken at a public function in Lagos featuring herself and ex-president Olusegun Obasanjo. The photo was taken on Tuesday at the launch of Obasanjo’s tell-all book, ‘My Watch’. Ezekwesili tweeted about the criticisms which...

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The PDP of today is a criminal party – Nasir el-Rufai

by Panshak Ibrahim   The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Kaduna State, and erstwhile FCT Minister, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, has described the Peoples Democratic Party as a “criminal party”. According to El-Rufai, the PDP of under the leadership of President Goodluck Jonathan no longer has respect for...

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@Obyezeks: Dear GEJ, please bring back our girls

by Oby Ezekwesili #What  are asking for? #The Truth…Nothing But the truth! If there is any currency that is in short supply in the governance of our country at the moment, it is Truth and invariably, trust. Trust that is founded on Truth is what ordinary citizens can repose in...

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@ObyEzeks will not be impressed with these tweets

by Anike Jacobs Hundreds of #BringBackOurGirls protesters including the Former minister of education, Obiageli Ezekwesili will not be impressed with these tweets from a certain twitter user, Honourable Victor Okojie. Victor whose  twitter profile reads “A strong believer of God Almighty. An advocate of PEACE & UNITY in Nigeria, an astute...

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Another #Chibok girl found wandering in the bush

by S’ola Filani One of the female students, who was abducted by the Boko Haram sect from Government Secondary School, Chibok in Borno State last April, has been found by the police in Mubi, Adamawa State. According to the Chairman of the Chibok community in Abuja, Hosea Tsambido, , the...

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#BringBackOurGirls: 150 days and still counting…

by Mayowa Aboah It has been 150 days since over 200 girls from Government Girls Secondary School (GGSS), Chibok, were kidnapped, and they are yet to be rescued. A statement, issued by the #BringBackOurgrils movement, signed by Hadiza Bala Usman, Oby Ezekwesili, Maryam Uwais and many other members, called on the...

Bayo Oluwasanmi: Oby Ezekwesili is the wrong enemy

by Bayo Oluwasanmi Few Nigerians have spoken with more passion and eloquent conviction than Ezekwesili about the plight of the abducted Chibok girls. Despite the soaring rhetoric of critics, she would not succumb to the dyspeptic Jonathan administration.   April 15, 300 school girls were abducted in Chibok, Borno State...

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100 days after, will the Chibok girls ever be found? Join the debate

by Emmanuel Chidiogo It is 100 days today since over 200 secondary school girls at Government Girls Secondary School, Chibok, Borno state, were abducted. A few days after the kidnap, the Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) campaign began as an attempt to pressurise the government into swift action for the...