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APC and 2018: Year in Review for Ruling  Party 

By Gabriel Atumeyi The All Progressives Congress (APC) in 2018 largely had an undistinguished outing in its preparation for the 2019 election against a resurgent People’s Democratic Party (PDP), its main rival. The year for the party was hugely characterised by controversies and in-fighting. First was the tenure elongation issue …

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FAAC: FG, States, LGAs Share N741.8bn for August 2018

    By Tony Obiechina   A total of N741.843 billion was distributed as Federal Allocation for the month of August, 2018 between the Federal, States and Local Government Councils. A communiqué issued by the Technical Sub -Committee of the Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) at the end of its …

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Echoes From FOCAC 2018

  President Muhammadu returned to the country after about a week of sojourn in China where he joined African African leaders and other international actors to participate in the 2018 Forum On China Africa, Cooperation, (FOCAC), which held  September 3 –  4 2018, in Bejing, China. This years summit held with …

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Policy Options For FOCAC 2018

By Ukertor Gabriel Moti As African leaders head to China for the forthcoming 7th Forum for China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) in Beijing, 5-7 September, 2018, the following policy options for engagement towards FOCAC 2018 are proposed based on my research and shared knowledge on the subject area.

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Democracy Day 2019

As hAs become the practice since 2000, May 29 each year is set aside as public holiday by the federal government to mark the country’s return to democracy on that day in 1999. This year’s celebration is signi cant because it’s the last before the 2019 general election which would …

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