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Akin Osunlaja WebLagosian's Blog – October 2009 Archive (8)

ORJI KALU INTERVIEW: OBJ Started Kidnapping Part 2

Nigeria’s bane is absence of strong institutions



I have always said that Nigeria needs strong institutions. But we must come together first as a country to have strong institutions that will make us produce a system that can work. As long as we don’t have strong institutions, we cannot produce a system that will work.



Hardware and software democracy



The first three institutions that I will like strengthened are the police, INEC (Independent National… Continue

Added by Akin Osunlaja WebLagosian on October 26, 2009 at 8:44am — No Comments

ORJI KALU INTERVIEW: OBJ Started Kidnapping Part 1

Part 2

Few Nigerian politicians can match his guts. Since he etched his footprints on the country’s political firmament, immediate past Abia State Governor, Dr Orji Uzor Kalu, has been known to walk even where angels fear to tread. To some he is a maverick. Yet others see him as an enigma. From a humble and lowly background, he rose to the pinnacle of a vast business empire before venturing into… Continue

Added by Akin Osunlaja WebLagosian on October 26, 2009 at 8:30am — No Comments

No Smoking: Osun House bans smoking in public places

Osun House bans smoking in public places



Wednesday, October 21, 2009

OSUN State House of Assembly has passed a bill prohibiting smoking in public places into law.



While passing the bill into law, the Speaker, Honourable Adejare Bello, appealed to the media to assist in promoting healthy living by sensitising the public to the dangers in tobacco smoking.



Honourable Bello said though smoking was a matter of choice, but the government must be… Continue

Added by Akin Osunlaja WebLagosian on October 22, 2009 at 7:24am — 12 Comments

Private Universities: Seven more added

The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday in Abuja approved the issuance of provisional licences for the establishment of seven new private universities in the country. Nigeria currently has 96 universities, comprising 27 federal, 35 state and 34 private universities.



The seven private universities are Wellspring University, Evbuobanosa, Edo State; Paul University, Awka, Anambra State; Rhema University, Obeama-Asa, Rivers State; Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu, Osun State; Afe… Continue

Added by Akin Osunlaja WebLagosian on October 22, 2009 at 7:07am — 21 Comments

Corpers Pass out into uncertainty amidst Joy and Pain of NYSC

The 2008 Batch C National Youth Service Corps members ended their one-year compulsory national service with passing-out parades (POP) held in all the 36 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory on Tuesday.



In Lagos, the event was held at the parade ground at the Ikeja Cantonment. According to the state coordinator of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Ladipo Laniyan, this batch of corps members, who started their service on November 4, 2008 was made… Continue

Added by Akin Osunlaja WebLagosian on October 21, 2009 at 8:37am — 2 Comments

Police arrest fake assassin

The Ogun State police command at the weekend charged a 27-year-old man, Okwaja Joseph Ochibo, to court in Abeokuta for allegedly duping his victim of N50,000 after he claimed to be part of a hired killer gang.



The suspect, who is now facing arraignment at the Isabo High Court in Abeokuta was a former employee of the victim, according to the command’s Public Relations Officer, Muyiwa Adejobi, .



Mr. Ochibo was alleged to have demanded for the sum of N100, 000, via… Continue

Added by Akin Osunlaja WebLagosian on October 13, 2009 at 7:13am — No Comments

House Girls/Boys Homeland Security gone wild

Is it how you treat your house help that they behave to you ?

Do you Treat your househelp well ?



Ijeoma Ugwumba’s euphoric mood over the date she had just had was shattered when she waltzed into her Lekki apartment one sultry Sunday evening. “I saw a note from my househelp, Oluchi (Muoghalu), saying that she had left,” said the mid-level federal civil servant.



“Her (mobile phone) number was not going, I called her parents (in Anambara State) and they said… Continue

Added by Akin Osunlaja WebLagosian on October 13, 2009 at 7:10am — No Comments

MINT that Money well : Securency,Yar`adua`s polymer naira notes manufacturers under investigation

Highlight: As The Age reports today, federal police are investigating whether Securency bribed Nigerian officials to win a bank-note contract. The probe centres on a series of multi-million-dollar payments made by the company into an offshore tax haven account of two



UK-based businessmen, Benoy Berry and Mike Harding, who boast high-level political connections in Britain and Africa. The men were paid to help Securency win a 2006 contract from the Central Bank of Nigeria to print its… Continue

Added by Akin Osunlaja WebLagosian on October 6, 2009 at 8:40am — No Comments

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