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Sahara Reporters Archive for January 2010Rss

Saturday, January 30, 2010

Yar’adua camp spends N20 billion to scuttle his removal

Goodluck Jonathan: an accomplice in conspiracy

Re: Gruesome Murder of Pa Amos Uhegbu and Others In Umunwanwa Community, Abia State, Nigeria

Friday, January 29, 2010

Obasanjo and the perversion of honour and morality

The Jos Crisis and the Abuse of Punditry (1)

MEND calls off "ceasefire"

Turai lambasts former Head of State over "Eminent Elders Group," promises no power hand-over

Judge Abutu strikes again: Yar'Adua does not have to write letter to National Assembly, he rules

The National Assembly and the Courts Must Step in to Save Nigeria

Transfer of Power: Why Jonathan Can Never Be Acting President?

Thursday, January 28, 2010

Wilbros Bribe Scandal: 2 get prison for plan to bribe Nigerian officials

Andy Uba’s family squabble resurfaces

“Eminent Elders Group” ask Yar’adua to step down, but kitchen cabinet plot to bring Yar’Adua home for a few days to sign sweet oil deals

As Shagari, “Eminent Elders Group” urge power handover, kitchen cabinet make brazen plan to ferry Yar’Adua home for a few days to sign sweet oil deals

US, EU wade into Nigeria crisis-(AFP)

NCP asks court to order Yar'Adua medical exam, and declare 2009 budget illegal

The Time to Act is Now-Ken Nnamani

Her imperial majesty, Turai Yar'adua-TELL magazine

Your Lobbying on behalf of James Ibori: Potential Breaches of the Code of Conduct for the Bar and the Code of Conduct for Members of Parliament-NLF replies British MP, Tony Baldry

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

AUDIO: Sen. Ayogu Eze Talks about the Senate Resolution on the Transfer of Power

Hand power to Vice-President, Senate tells Yar'Adua

FEC ruled Yar'Adua "capable of continuing his functions," says Aondoakaa

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Madam secretary Hillary Clinton: please blacklist the following Nigerians

Speaker Bankole, Time to Up your Game or You Will Become Irrelevant

Foreword To Okuntimo’s Book on Saro-Wiwa’s Ogoni

Who Killed These Men and Women?

Under-fire UK MP, Tony Baldry, writes to Saharareporters

The trial of Citizen Ojo Maduekwe of Nigeria!

Clinton: Nigeria failing to curb extremism-AP

Yardua’s proposed return to Nigeria

Legal opinion on the case of onwuekwe v. attorney general of the federation (suit no: fhc/abj/cs/10/2010)

Govt Has Failed Nigerians Over Fuel Distribution: Between “Ali Baba And The Thieves”

SERAP sues Yar’Adua, Aondoakaa over spending of N600b recovered loot

Police must find Dipo Dina’s killers

Monday, January 25, 2010

May Yar’adua die of his illness…

Anambra and Nigeria’s burden

Dipo Dina, Ogun State opposition politician assassinated

Chief Judge Abutu order on Yar'Adua: Aturu applies to attend FEC meeting

Violence erupts in Sokoto

Sunday, January 24, 2010

The Biafran Brotherhood

Why We rejected the Draft Workplan of the Presidential Committee on Amnesty

Transcription of Madu.ek(w)e interview

Groaning Under PDP’s Kleptocracy

Welcome to Ojuelegba…but policeman no dey for centre

Africa still not at ease 50 years after Achebe’s classic novel

Yar’Adua: Two Months Gone! Time for Goodluck to Visit

Open letter to UK Prime Minister-Re: Hon Tony Baldry MP cover-up and interference in Money Laundering Trial

Saturday, January 23, 2010

Obasanjo On Obama: Two-faces And A Forked Tongue

Disturbing views On the Jos disturbances

That Ojo Maddueke Interview (part 1)

Obasanjo-clever by half

Friday, January 22, 2010

Maurice Iwu's INEC named in US foreign bribe probe

Foreign Misadventure: Ojo Maduekwe in another New York mess

Let General Obasanjo tell his story to the marines

Nigerians in New York protest against Yar'adua at the Nigerian consulate

Analysis Justice abutu’s ruling today, 22nd January, 2010

Corruption and the Right to Know: The Wade Example

Yar'adua gets 14-day ultimatum from the federal high court

Obasanjo's sermon of deceit and diet of lies-CNPP

Communiqué on the State of the nation Nigeria-CENND

Thursday, January 21, 2010

Re: Terror Watchlist: Nigerian lawmaker deported from Amsterdam Schiphol

Nigerian Banks Behaving Badly

Mr. Olusegun Obasanjo’s Nigeria

Obasanjo's false hubris

Terror Watch List: Nigerian lawmaker deported from Amsterdam Schiphol

Resign Now: Choose the path of honour, Obasanjo tells Yar’Adua

How to Start a Revolution


Yar'adua Must Go!-Mass protests in Lagos-Photonews

Nigeria may collapse if... NDIG

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Lagos protest to go ahead tomorrow--as word spreads that Yar'adua has lung cancer

On acting president Goodluck Jonathan

Ibori moves to strike out London case

No room for evil to breathe in 2010

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Abuja auto-madness as displayed by children of the super-rich corrupt elite

Use Restraint in Curbing Jos Violence-Investigate Killings and End Discriminatory Policies-HRW

Abuja auto-madness as displayed by children of the suoer rich corrupt elite

Jos: from peace home to killing fields

Jos crisis escalates "beyond official control"

Fresh Crisis Spreads In Jos-Channelstv

As Jos boils: who is the commander-in-chief?

Monday, January 18, 2010

Coming to America: A personal experience (2)

Haiti’s tragedy, Biafran memories

A response to Asiwaju Bola Tinubu: Re: Yar’adua, save the nation from imminent crisis, hand over to VP Jonathan

Yar’adua, save the nation from imminent crisis, hand over to VP Jonathan-Tinubu

‘Enough is enough’ rally storms Lagos

Yar’adua and towards a more perfect union?

Jos Crises: Leadership Failure and the Drift to Anarchy

Justice Kutigi was dead wrong to swear in successor

Jos-35 Killed in Fresh Religious Riots

The Time for Revolution is Now

Understanding Pastor Bakare - Man of God or Man of the People?

Sunday, January 17, 2010

Bola Tinubu stops Pastor Bakare's radio message

OVERREACTION: Nigerians Are Not The Enemy

Understanding why we marched on January 12, 2010 –Pastor Tunde Bakare

The Rumble in London (I)-We do live in interesting times

Re: Mischief-makers at work

Saturday, January 16, 2010

Save Nigeria protest in New York on Friday, January 22nd 2010 at the Nigerian consulate in New York

How to drown the Nigerian child

Professor Chinua Achebe calls on Nigeria, South Africa to send urgent assistance to the people of Haiti

Where On Earth is The NANS?

Save Nigeria project: how to retire early from street protests & barricades

VP Goodluck Jonathan denies waiting for directives from First Lady Turai

Yobe State: Governor Gaidam steals the people blind

The Mother of All Hypocrisy

Friday, January 15, 2010

Yar’Adua Must Go: Nigerians in Europe rally in London

Nah that was not Umaru-(And the BBC should investigate itself)

The Yar’Adua “Speech”, the Abutu “Ruling” and A Warning to Jonathan: “Caveat Emptor”


Yar'adua Must Go protest in London-First Photo

Abdulmutallab, African Islam, and Foreign Extremism

Thursday, January 14, 2010

Governor Fashola and the Nude Dancers

Yar’Adua: Nigerian students in Ukraine demand respect for the constitution

Myopic Unitives

24 hours after granting favourable ruling, Chief Judge Dan Abutu adjourns cases unfavourable to Yar'Adua

Re: Dr.Hong and the Burden of a Thieving Dad

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Yar’ardua and The BBC hoax

Why Nigerians in London must defy all odds to attend the mass protest on Friday January 15, 2010

Judicial Perfidy: Chief Judge Dan Abutu's "arranged" judgement-Hard Copy attached

Yar’Adua and the Ghost of Biafra

So Yar’Adua is also a gambler?

The fraud called Holler Africa opinion poll in Anambra State

Hon Aliyu and Mr Gabbas will continue with their case on presidential illness

Desperate measures: Chief judge Abutu's court says no vacuum in Aso Rock, Aondoakaa undercuts Goodluck Jonathan again!

Deregulation; myths and discontents

Dr. Hong and the Burden of a Thieving Dad

We are no Longer at Ease-An Open Letter from Nigerian Writers

Crooks, everywhere

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Inclusion on No-Fly List: A 10 Day Notice to Members of the Federal Executive Council, National Assembly and Governors

The Proverbial Chicken in the Old Lady’s Cooking Pot

Nigeria House: New York City to sue Nigeria over unpaid real estate taxes

Nigeria’s ailing president clings to power-Financial Times, London

Abuja: Thousands of protesters call on Yar’Adua to resign

51 seconds of Voice of President Yar'adua As He Speaks to the BBC on "Missing Day" 50!

Yar'adua Must Go: First photo from Abuja mass rally

Coming to America....A personal experience (1)

Monday, January 11, 2010

The Battle for Nigeria

Yar’adua’s health status: The lies, cover up and manipulation continue

Obama wrong on Nigerians

SNG Rally: Police agree to provide protection

Save Nigeria Group (SNG) requests police security at Tuesday's public rally

Re: Kwara to import stones from Syria, Saudi Arabia

N1 billion Asokoro 'Guest House' : Ex-lawmaker Sola Adeyeye writes House Speaker Dimeji Bankole

Sunday, January 10, 2010

Yar'adua and the catastrophic failure of the Nigerian media

In Praise of Mass Action

Kenny Martins tears Onovo, Waziri apart

MEND, Mend Your Ways

Ending Nigeria’s Annus Horribilis 2009 with the Two Umars

Wole Soyinka to lead "Save Nigeria" rally in Abuja, Massive rally expected in London on Friday

Saturday, January 09, 2010

Ndichie or Oyomesi: Humour and the Vaudeville State

As the Yar’Adua Era Ends

Corruption As Terrorism

Asa: I was never arrested at Heathrow, I am at home in Lagos!

Jonathan Goodluck’s 6000 megawatts of contrition

Another Chevron pipeline attack; MEND tries to keep the spotlight on the plight of the Niger Delta

Taking Sides

Another pipeline attack; MEND tries to keep the spotlight on the plight of the Niger Delta

Video: Umaru Yar'adua is missing, may be "secretly dead"-MSNBC's Rachel Maddow

Friday, January 08, 2010

Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab arraigned, parents bail out of first day of trial

Now Is The Time! The Sequel

Is president Yar’adua dead?

The Leadership Crisis in Nigerian Politics

Thursday, January 07, 2010

Now Is The Time!

Why the US government is after “Ogun State newest political Godfather” Buruji Kashamu?

Power vacuum: “Save Nigeria Group” plans street protests at home and abroad

Where is Yuguda?

Endless favours for Ibori: British MP Tony Baldry met with Yar’Adua, got paid

The state of the nation

Day 44 In Jeddah: Yar’Adua’s Phone Calls, A Big Lie —Sources-PM News, Lagos

No Detroit for now: Cautioned on visit to US, Abdulmuttallab family remains in Nigeria

That Senatorial Clowning

Wednesday, January 06, 2010

Ibori's lawyer deported from the US

Goodluck Jonathan: The Emerging Profile

Nigerian Man, Farouk Umar Abdulmutallab, Indicted in Plot to Blow Up Plane

From Mister President to Madam President

Ribadu loses bid to ward off arrest warrant

Yaradua: imperative of ‘section 145’, stop orchestra of deception-CNPP warns

Yar'adua: Testing the Nerve of Nigerians

Foundations of Misrule in Nigeria

Tuesday, January 05, 2010

Farouk Umar AbdulMutallab: The Conscience of Slumbering Nigerian Youth?

Stolen wealth: Obasanjo to invest in Ethiopia

Where is Umaru Yar'adua: An open letter of appeal to the King of Saudi Arabia

Nigeria's Power Failure

After the plane bomber, where in the world is Nigeria’s President?

As legal fireworks open in Abuja, Yar’Adua’s return not “imminent;” kitchen cabinet begins to unravel

Nigeria’s "Terrorist State" Status is self inflicted

“Stop these Illegalities and Swear in the Vice President”, Lagos AC Demands

NLF calls for prosecution of British MP, Tony Baldry hired by Ibori to obstruct justice

Why We Can’t Wait

Monday, January 04, 2010

Nigeria and its hijackers

Nigerian Terrorist Abdulmutallab ! So What? America Give us a Break!

Nigerian Bomber: The Death of Innocence

Lagos Airport photo of alleged underwear bomber Farouk emerges as family heads to Detroit for trial

“Declare ‘president’ Yar’adua missing”-HURIWA

The Financial Cost of the Anambra Crisis

Sunday, January 03, 2010

Yar’Adua’s absence: SERAP asks UN to hold session over failure to implement budget

Reflections on Democracy and Good Governance

How governors spread poverty

Saturday, January 02, 2010

Where is Yar'adua? The Nigeria Question: Let Us Ask It

Northern Elites and Northern Economic Backwardness

Disintegration of Rudderless Nation

The PDP Must Win Anambra

Friday, January 01, 2010

The Tragedy of Umar F. Mutallab

Yar'adua's Do or Die: Deceptive and Despicable

Baby kidnapping/trafficking mess in Chanchangi flight of Dec 31, 2009: A true ‘live’ story

COMMUNIQUÉ-100 lawyers ask Yar'adua to resign

Thursday, December 31, 2009

Umar Faruk Mutallab: The socio -psychological roots of terrorism

America, America, Break the Neck of This Evil in Nigeria

Yar’Adua’s Recovery - Prayer or Medical Science?