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August 2023

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The Apogee of National Service and Vision for the Nigerian Power Sector

bular August 31, 2023 Speech The Apogee of National Service and Vision for the Nigerian Power Sector bular August 31, 2023 Speech The Apogee of National Service and Vision for the Nigerian Power Sector Protocol EPILOGUE It is exactly a year ago when Armageddon seemed to have visited us as news of the passing on […]

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Ambassador Godknows Igali

The Imperatives of Strategic Partnership Between INDG and Other Ijaw/Niger Delta Organisations for Effective Human and Infrastructural Development

The Imperatives of Strategic Partnership Between INDG and Other Ijaw/Niger Delta Organisations for Effective Human and Infrastructural Development Protocol I will like to begin by thanking most sincerely the Organising Committee for this very important event and indeed the entire leadership of the INDG for giving me another opportunity to speak to you as we

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Prince Bola Ajibola

Requiem Toast for Nigeria’s Regal Jurist Prince Bola Ajibola, Forty Days After

BY GODKNOWS BOLADEI IGALI The ancient town of Abeokuta which literally means “refuge among the rocks” was lightened with a mammoth gathering of some of Nigeria’s most renowned personalities to mark the 40th day memorial prayers for the final repose of the soul of one of the country’s most respected lawyer and jurist, Prince Bola

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Alele Williams and Albright

Reminiscences on our heroines – – Dr. Madeleine Albright (1937-2022) and Professor Grace Alele-Williams (1932-2022)

BY GODKNOWS BOLADEI IGALI The global community was recently thrown into intense melancholy as the gates of eternity opened to Dr. Madeleine Albright and Professor Grace Alele-Williams, two of humanity’s greatest matriarchs that ever lived. In a seeming relay, the former died on 23rd March 2022 in Washington DC, the United States capital, shortly followed

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Adieu, Bayelsa’s Fallen 4 Heros and the Love for Football and Country

BY GODKOWS BOLADEI IGALI on that Saturday morning, June 17, 2023, the sky was exceptionally sunny in the middle of the rainy season over Yenagoa, the Bayelsa state capital, the wettest of all of Nigeria’s 36 states. Though the weather was sparklingly bright, a most sombre mood which had attracted not less than 5,000 young

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Alhaji Jakande

Back to the Social Welfarist Called “Baba Kekere” Alhaji Lateef Jakande

BY GODKOWS BOLADEI IGALI Few Nigerian statesmen have in the country’s history received the amount of adulation and accolades as ace journalist, Alhaji Lateef Jakande, who governed Lagos State, the country economic nerve centre from 1979 to 1983. Often known simply by his initials LKJ, this former Nigerian Minister of Works, unlike many other politicians

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Alfred Diete-Spiff

As Nigeria’s Youngest Governor, Alfred Diete-Spiff Becomes An Old Man

BY: GODKNOWS BOLADEI IGALI The date, May 27th, 1967 will always remain a landmark in the annals of Nigeria’s history for a number of reasons. First, on that date, the country’s third Head of State and second military ruler, then Col. Yakubu Gowon took the courage to create 12 States out of the 4 regions

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