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Nigeria now more open to foreign investors – Jonathan

(Codewit.com) Abuja — President Goodluck Jonathan said on Tuesday in Abuja that the Federal Government was implementing policies and measures to encourage greater participation of foreign investors in Nigeria. Jonathan stated this in an audience with the new Croatian Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Ivica Tomic, who was at the Presidential Villa to present his Letters […]

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Finland: Finnish Security Police to investigate possible US surveillance work in Finland

American Embassy in Sweden had 2,000 Swedes under surveillance The Finnish Security Police (SUPO) says that it will be in contact with the US Embassy in Helsinki to ascertain the current state of security activities at the embassy. The moves come after revelations that the American embassies in Norway and Sweden had kept hundreds of […]

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Nollywood: Investing in The Entertainment Industry -Goodluck jonathan

During my series of notes in the run up to Nigeria’s fiftieth independence anniversary, I expressed a desire to grow Nigeria’s entertainment industry into a world class one where we would see Nollywood movies being played in theatres and grossing hundreds of millions of Naira as well as have recording artists like Tuface Idibia, Dbanj, Banky W, P-Square, Timi Dakolo, […]

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Nigeria: foreign Investors meet Jonathan on power sector plans

ABUJA (CWN) – Engineering firms, utilities companies and financiers from around the world met with Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday to get more information on his multi-billion dollar plans to privatise the power sector. Jonathan unveiled the most comprehensive blueprint yet to end chronic power shortages in Africa’s most populous nation in August and […]

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Nigeria: Investment in Agric Low – FAO

Abuja — The Director-General of United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), Dr. Jacques Diouf, has said that agricultural investment in the country is very low. He disclosed this yesterday in Abuja, when he paid a visit to the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Prof. Sheik Ahmed Abdullah. Diouf, said Africa used to export […]

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The Dearth of Investigative Journalism In Nigeria

Journalists are any nations best known gadflies. And like gadflies, they are also best known stingers. They sting the dormant coincidence of humanity until everyone is wide awake to a new concept of reality-perception. I am not a journalist myself. I am a philosopher by training. There is some symbiotic similarity between philosophy and investigative […]