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From Yakowa to Yero: Many storms to cross

BY LUKA BINNIYAT The immediate past governor of Kaduna State, the late Ibrahim Yakowa and his successor, Mukhtar Yero may have operated on the same political platform, but expectations and experience of the two are different on ground. Why? While many residents of Kaduna, the Kaduna State capital took the opportunity of the last yuletide

Political Mirror

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Jigawa 2015: Lamido, Turaki shadow boxing

By Aliyu Dangida   SINCE former governor of Jigawa State, Ibrahim Saminu Turaki, handed over power to Alhaji Sule Lamido in May, 2007 the two men have maintained a distant if not mutually suspicious relationship. Now, their paths are about to meet. The eight year tenure of Senator Saminu Turaki as governor of Jigawa State

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Boni Haruna and Youth Development

By Usman Santuraki He has inspired his subordinates with the introduction of the productivity award that cuts across all the departments in the Federal Medical Centre, Yola. The Chief Medical Director, Dr. Aliyu Danburam, in his wisdom introduced the award in order to reward excellence. This year’s award was the third to be held and

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Okonjo-Iweala Vs The Military

By Sam Nda-Isaiah I have always known it will eventually come to this. The military last week accused finance minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala of starving them of funds badly needed to discharge their duties. I know that every other unit of the nation’s security superstructure may soon join the fray and demand the minister’s head. It

Business Herald

Inflation Vs Growth

The Director General of Debt Management Office, Abraham Nwankwo, said recently that the long-awaited inflation-indexed bonds will finally be issued this year to meet some portion of the N577 billion domestic borrowing to finance the budget deficit. Inflation-indexed bonds, also known as inflation-linked bonds, are bonds where the principal is indexed to inflation. They are

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