Tag: Confab

Op-ed EditorOctober 13, 2016

Opinion: Random thoughts on Ken Nnamani’s electoral reform committee

by Jideofor Adibe Early this month, the Buhari government, through the Attorney General of the Federal and Minister of Justice, ...

Mazi EmekaAugust 28, 2016

Opinion: A case for implementation of the 2014 National Conference Report

by Ugochukwu Amasike The foundation of Nigeria’s problems is its obsolete political-economic system that sustains rent-seeking, and nurtures corruption. The beneficiaries ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoMarch 26, 2015

Opinion: The Confab report may be the change Nigeria currently needs

by Adekoya Boladale Over the years, sociopolitical scholars and writers of thought, in an attempt to finding the sole reason ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoMarch 22, 2015

Opinion: Is Confab report the ‘True’ Change?

by Adekoya Boladale Beyond the attractive green and white flag, fancy coat of arm and the suiting rhythm of the ...

Janeth JMarch 19, 2015

FEC approves full implementation of Confab report

by Ranti Joseph The Federal Executive Council (FEC) formally approved for the full implementation of the recommendations contained in the 2014 ...

YEditorSeptember 26, 2014

Sex & 6 other things: See what students might soon be learning in secondary school

by Adedayo Ademuwagun Last month, the national confab submitted a 10,000-page report to President Goodluck Jonathan containing hundreds of resolutions. ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 23, 2014

Ikemesit Effiong: The National Conference is a failure – Here is why

by Ikemesit Effiong In case you may not have noticed, the most colourful circus in our nation’s history, the 2014 ...

writerAugust 2, 2014

Another CONFAB Delegate dies at 68

by Mayowa Aboah The Secretariat of the National Conference has announced the death of Professor Muhammad Nur Alkali. Alkali who ...

June 21, 2014

Thistle Praxis African CEO Roundtable confab wraps up in Cross River

by Oge Okonkwo The 2014 edition of the African CEO Roundtable of Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility ended on a high ...

June 9, 2014

“I leave you with these words…”: Dora Akunyili’s last public speech (WATCH)

by Akan Ido – Before this speech at the Conference, Prof. Dora Akunyili was asked to sit due to her ...

May 31, 2014

“It was a narrow escape”: Emir of Askira speaks on Boko Haram convoy attack

by Akan Ido Following Boko Haram’s audacious attack on the convoy of Emirs who were on their way to attend ...

April 1, 2014

Opinion: Confab delegates and the unity of Nigeria

by Ashaka Saleh That is why delegates at the national conference must not allow themselves to be carried away by ...

March 29, 2014

Opinion: What plagues us is a crisis of representation, not national dialogue

by Chris Nwogodo Secondly, the crisis of representation stems from a continued disdain for politics. Many honest and competent people ...

March 26, 2014

APC declares fasting, prayer against Rivers PDP guber candidate, El-Rufai takes swipe at delegates’ age at the Confab & other important news you should know today

by Oge Okonkwo APC declares fasting, prayer against Rivers’ PDP guber candidate  The All Progressive Congress (APC) has called for a ...

March 25, 2014

NNPC denies chartering jet for Alison-Madueke’s use, Jonathan’s 75 per cent voting rule splits confab & other important news you should know today

by Oge Okonkwo NNPC denies chartering of jet for exclusive use of Petroleum Minister Recent reports which said that a ...

March 24, 2014

‘I am well now and ready for the National Confab’ – Dora Akunyili opens up on illness (Report)

by Akan Ido After months of speculation about Dr. Dora Akunyili’s health condition, the former Information Minister and NAFDAC Director ...

March 9, 2014

Opinion: We must take a closer look at these Confab delegates

by Maxwell Adeyemi Adeleye Instead of Ladoja, Alamesgia, Odili, Bode Goerge etc going to CONFAB, why not recall Ibori from ...

October 16, 2013

Jonathan, Tinubu are not sincere about the proposed Confab – Pastor Bakare

by Oge Okonkwo Convener of the Save Nigeria Group (SNG), Tunde Bakare yesterday said President Goodluck Jonathan and the All Progressives ...

October 12, 2013

8 surprising things that’ll make you wildly SUCCESSFUL

by Jena Pincott The interrogative, Pink writes, “prompts you to summon the resources and strategies to accomplish the task” and ...

October 9, 2013

Eric Osagie: If we must talk – Memo to the President on National Confab

by Eric Osagie If we must talk, President Jonathan and his administration must assure us that they will be bound ...

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