Sahara Reporters Archive for February 2011

Sunday, February 27, 2011

Self Determination: New US Africa Foreign Policy Basis: “Hiding In Plain Sight”?

Re:Sanusi Faults Olaniwun Ajayi On Northern Domination -Now What Is Wrong With The CBN Governor?

Moamar Gaddafi: Rise, Virgin Body Guards And Inevitable Fall

Tella: The Sack Of A Professor And Vice Chancellor

US Customs In Philly Seizes $86k In Heroin, Arrests 36-Year Old Nigerian, Clement Agbapu

2011 Presidential Election: The Major Candidates And Critical Issue of Selection

London Bound British Airways Flight Develops Engine Problem, Diverted To Algeria

Revolution? Nigeria Is Ripe & Ready You Can Say That Again!

Celebration Of Bode George: Impunity Taken To A Disturbing Level

AU Must Intervene Militarily To Stop Massive Rights Abuses In Libya---SERAP

Libya Uprising: Gadhafi’s Voluptuous Night Nurse Goes Home

Saturday, February 26, 2011

Goodluck Jonathan Unmasked

Fanfare Over Bode George’s Release Sparks Outrage

INEC’s Registration Of Aliens Exposed

Henry Okah Moved To Maximum Security Prison in Jo'burg

Commendation For The Courage Of Oba of Benin

Convicted PDP Chieftain, Bode George, Released From Kirikiri Prison

More Updates On The Libyan Uprising

Friday, February 25, 2011

Obama Appoints Nigerian, Olufunmilayo Falusi Olopade, To The US National Cancer Advisory Board

Gaddafi: A System Of His Own

Nigerian Man Shoots Wife In Atlanta

African Bloggers Statement On David Kato And Uganda

Updates On Libya Uprising

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Libyan Major General Switches Sides-The Times of Malta

Nigerian Cruiserweight Boxer Bash Ali Stranded in Libya

Avert Threat To The Credibility Of Voters Register Now-NLC, CDHR And CEHRD Warn

Gadhafi: Ask Nigeria For Mercy And Asylum

NPPiD Organizes 2011 Nigerian Presidential Aspirants Forum In New York

British Court Orders Wikileaks’ Assange Extradited To Sweden-WIRED

Kase Lawal’s Brother Arrested In Congolese Gold-Smuggling Ring

INEC’s Voter Registration Figures Overinflated To Aid Rigging

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

VIDEO: Tunisian TV Shows Ousted President Ben Ali's Hidden Treasures

Cameroon: Paul Biya, The Ghadafi Of Black Africa

Revolution Time: Self Determination; Not Idiot “Power Game” Time

Nigeria's Revolution: Can We? By Uche Ofoma

Photonews: Ex-Niger Delta Militants Invade Abuja To Protest Unpaid Allowances

Justice Salami’s Call Logs: Senior Lawyers To Sue For Libel-PM News, Lagos

How Chimaroke And Dan Shere Stole US$552m Belonging To Enugu State

Obafemi Awolowo Varsity Shut-PM News, Lagos

Peoples Revolution Moves To West Africa: Cameroonians Plan Anti-Government Protests-CNN

Federal High Court Exempts 7 PDP Governors From April General Elections

Other Countries That have Issues Regarding Blood Diamonds

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

NBA Set Up High Powered Committee To Mediate Crisis In Nigerian Judiciary

Jonathan To “Bribe” Opponents With National Honours

Monday, February 21, 2011

Judicial Crisis Escalates As PDP Submits Two Petitions Against Court Of Appeal President, Justice Ayo Salami

Akwa Ibom Citizens To Protest Worldwide: Cry For Justice Protest February 26 2011

Is Revolution Impossible In Nigeria?

WikiLeaks Cables: A Guide To Gaddafi's 'Famously Fractious' Family- Guardian, UK

Response To Atsar Terver’s “Why Salami Should Not Be believed.”

Youth Corps Member Drags Doctor To Court For Administering Banned Drugs On Him, Claims 50 Million In Damages

50 Reasons why PDP’s Goodluck Jonathan Is NOT A Shoo-In (Part One)

Libya uprising: Libyan Leader In Deep Trouble, May Have Fled To Venezuela

This Year, ‘Boys’ Are Not Smiling

Libyan Leader In Deep Trouble, May Have Fled To Venezuela

Rochas Okorocha's Life Of Treachery

With Libya in Turmoil, Where Is Gadhafi?-AolNews

World Social Forum Provides Women of the Niger Delta An Opportunity to Highlight Their Problems

Lawyers Of Conscience Condemns Hounding Of Cross River REC, Mike Igini

Open Letter to Mo Abudu (Inspire Africa Foundation And Street Children)

Sunday, February 20, 2011

Is President Goodluck Jonathan Different From Others? - Part 1

Buhari: Those Who Want To Flee When I Take Over Are Free – Vanguard Newspaper Interview

Candidates Must Propose Plans To End Rights Abuses And Corruption-SERAP

An World Social Forum (WSF) Experience In Dakar, Senegal

Candidates Must Propose Plans To End Rights Abuses And Corruption

Falana Sues AU Over Denial Of Access To African Human Rights Court

Saturday, February 19, 2011

Nigerian Embassy Real Estate $1.55 Million Tax Refund: The Travails of US-Based Nigerian Lawyer, Emeka Ugwuonye

VIDEO: The Nigeria Fire Service With No Water

Kidnap Case: DPO Chukwu, Amajor Still On The Run

Crooked Judges, A Cracked Judiciary And Corrupt Settlement

The Nigeria Fire Service With No Water

An Open Letter To The Vice Chancellor, Kano University Of Science And Technology, Wudil

Friday, February 18, 2011

Jonathan In Secret Talks To Bring Ibori Back To Nigeria

Rwanda's Minister Of Youth and Sports In Photo Scandal

About Nuhu Ribadu By Choice Ekpekurede

PDP Guber Candidate In Lagos Defies Court Order-NAN

Akwa Ibom Witchcraft Panel Uncovers Can Of Worms: Akpabio Has No Budget For Abandoned Children

How I Was Detained In Tripoli

Court Orders Further Investigation As EFCC Moves Ugwuonye To Abuja

Reflections On The Egyptian Revolution: Lessons For Nigeria

Kebbi Police Commissioner And Four Aides Die In Auto Crash

Persecution Of A Nigerian Citizen Abdullahi Suleiman Ahman By The Authorities Of Saudi Arabia

Zimbabwean Dictator Mugabe In Poor Health | Nehanda Radio

Ousted Tunisian President, Ben Ali, In Coma Following A Stroke-Al Jazeera

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Buhari’s Choice Of Bakare As Running Mate

Rwanda Youth And Sports Minister Joseph Habineza Resigns After Photo Scandal-BBC

Anti-Corruption Coalition Call For Prosecution Of AGF Bello Adoke; He Has A “Level Of Wealth Comparable Only To Oil Czars”

Letter To Jonathan Why The Leadership Of ICPC And Other Anti-Corruption Agencies Matter -ZCCC

Stop Spending Public Funds On Illegal Universities

Nuhu Ribadu Accuses Adamu Ciroma’s NPLF Of Insincerity About The North

Nigeria Elections 2011 Voter's Registration: Nneka's Registration Diary

Black History and Vindicationalism

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Insecurity Worsens In Akwa Ibom: Human Rights Activist, Businessman kidnapped

Demand For The Immediate Resignation Of Justice Aloysius Iyorger Katsina-Alu

EFCC Arrests US-Based Lawyer, Ugwuonye, For Defrauding Nigerian Government

Don’t Call An Ijaw Man Drunk Sailor Fisherman

Our Nation’s Journey Begins By Mallam Nuhu Ribadu

Human Sacrifice At PDP Port Harcourt Rally: Matters Arising

Appeal Court Reinstates Impeached Bayelsa State Deputy Governor Ebebi

PERCEPTOR 36: 5 Questions On The Roforofo In The Judiciary

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Whom The ‘Rascal’ Cap Fits

Lagos House Of Rep. Member, Owolabi Alao Monsuru, aka Batola, in Certificate Scandal

Obasanjo’s “Fears for the country [Nigeria]: A Reality Check” By Oguchi Nkwocha, MD.

Arik Airline : Salaries, Slave mentality and a Question

Petition To INEC: How Jonathan Rigged PDP Primaries, By Atiku‏

April Elections: NPLF Warns Of Disaster Ahead; Accuses PDP Of Sham Elections And Excessive Corruption

Killing People to Avoid Embarrassing Jonathan Is Becoming A Tradition

Arik Ariline : Salaries, Slave mentality and a Question

Monday, February 14, 2011

When Is Our Revolution? By Tunde Chris Odediran

Don't Call For A Nigerian Revolution, Become An Egyptian Instead!

Ribadu Says Running Mate Yet To Be Chosen; Former Governor Ngige Running for Senate

Nigerians Dream Of Egypt

Ribadu Picks Chris Ngige As Running Mate

President Obama at Two – Part Two… Ready to Turn out the Lights

Need to Reengineer Our Judicial Institutions By Olisa Agbakoba

ACN Says There Is No Rift Between Tinubu And Ribadu, Denies Alleged Walkout By Akande-PM News, Lagos

As President Jonathan Comes To Lagos To Campaign

A Message From Egypt For Nigeria

Sunday, February 13, 2011

Lagos ACN Alerts On PDP’s Plan To Cause Mayhem In Lagos

The Egyptian Revolution And Its Lessons

2011: Port-Harcourt Stampede; It Must Not Happen Again

Investigation: Jonathan's Security Responsible For Port Harcourt Stampede Deaths

Saturday, February 12, 2011

Is Bianca A Gold-Digger Or Truthful Wife To Dim Emeka Ojukwu

Jega’s Voters’ Register: World’s Most Expensive?

Thousands In Streets of Algiers Demanding Change of Government-VOA

Jonathan Regrets Stampede Deaths At Political Rally

Blood Bath At Jonathan's Presidential Rally In Port Harcourt: Scores Crushed To Death

Before Mohammed Abacha Becomes Kano Governor

Friday, February 11, 2011

Extreme Corruption And Abuse Of Office By Prof. Joseph Otubu: A Call To Put An Urgent Halt To This Evil

Attacker Of Nigerian BMW Owner, Akeem Ajimotokan, Shot Dead In Florida

How Roads Are Constructed In Lagos

Tahrir Square Revolution: At Last, The People of Egypt Prevail As Hosni Mubarak Falls

World Social Forum Roundtable Discusses The Rise Of Homophobia In Africa

Governor Gbenga Daniel May Be Tried For The Murder Of Dipo Dina

VIDEO: INEC DDC Machines Found In The Home Of Katsina's Salisu Maijagiri Of The House Of Rep.

2O11 Presidential Debate: Buhari, Utomi, Ribadu, Jonathan & Co.

Why CJN Katsina-Alu Must Resign

VIDEO: INEC DDC Machines Found In The Home Of From Katsina's Maijagiri Of The House Of Rep.

Jos Igbo Killings: Reprisal Counsel Not Igbo Way

Thursday, February 10, 2011

President Jonathan, His Unbridled Tongue And South West Rascals

Mubarak's Heart Hardens; Refuses To Step Down

CJN Katsina-Alu Must Promote Himself Now

Peoples Power Prevail In Egypt As Mubarak Plans To Step Down

Edirin Onojeta-Idogun: A Case Of Judicial Terrorism In The UK

"Buttock-Implant" Surgery Kills British Born Nigerian Claudia Aderotimi

Rivers: Taking Citizens’ Priorities For Granted?

Wednesday, February 09, 2011

Odili's Wife Ascends To The Supreme Court

Justice Salami’s “Promotion” To Supreme Court Shelved By NJC

Apologise To The South West People Now- Ribadu Tells Jonathan

Breaking News: NJC Quashes Justice Salami's Proposed "Promotion" To The Supreme Court

Judicial Elevation Crisis: The CJN And The Appeal Court President’s Headship Of Nigeria’s Apex Judiciary Worst Since 1999

Tuesday, February 08, 2011

Kashim Shettima Is New ANPP Gubernatorial Candidate For Borno State

Letter To CJN By Bamidele Aturu And Co On Justice Salami‏

UN Petitioned Over Alleged Harassment Of Justice Salami

"Katsina-Alu Asked Me To Compromise Sokoto Gubernatorial Petition"-Ayo Salami

Egypt Revolution: Mubarak’s Imitation of Khedive Ismail Grandiose Delusion And Extravagance

EFCC Files Fresh N25b Fraud Charges Against Igbinedion, But Associates Say It Is Political

Signs of Tense Times for Jonathan As Youths Stone Campaign In Nassarawa, Police Seize CPC Guber Candidate

The untold Story of The Assassination of Richard Nima, ex- MOSOP Activist, PDP Politician At Aleto, Eleme, Rivers State

PHOTONEWS: Fela Comes To Lagos Via Broadway

Monday, February 07, 2011

Why The Fight In The Judiciary Is Completely Unwarranted

Power Supply: We Need The Facts

Towards A More Perfect Union: A Case for Reparation for Biafra-Era Human Rights Violation

Harold Smith - Obituary By Michael Vickers

Making The Bold Leap Towards Free and Fair Elections

Justice Salami: Falana Sues NJC, JSC

Promotion Of PCAJ, Ayo Salami: NBA Issues Statement Asking CJN To Maintain Status Quo Ante

Attack On Ayakoromo Village: Nigeria Video Shows Differences With Official View Of Army Attack-Dow Jones

Justice Salami Promotion Is Politically Motivated: A Grand Strategy To Rig 2011 Election

On The Katsina-Alu /Salami Face Off: NBA Cannot Sit On The Fence

Interim Injunctions Over Party Elections Threat To Democracy?

Justice Salami Goes To Court To Stop “Promotion”

Nigerian Polygamist With 86 Wives Protests Disenfranchisement

PHOTONEWS: World Social Forum Dakar, Senegal

PHOTONEWS: WSF Dakar, Senegal

How Nollywood Is Killing Nigerian Television

Akwa Ibom And Buying Of Voters’ Cards

World Social Forum Kicks Off In Dakar Senegal

Where Are Our Leaders?

Akande, Tinubu, Ribadu, Ngige And ACN Governors To Attend ACN-USA National Convention In Atlanta

Sunday, February 06, 2011

President Obama Clocks Two – Part One

In Defence Of The Integrity Of The President And Justices Of The Court Of Appeal

INEC Fingers Gov. Akpabio In Voters Card-Buying Scam in Akwa Ibom: Offering N10,000 Per Card

Justice Ayo Salami’s Offer Of Appointment To Supreme Court : Orchestra Of Rigging-CNPP

Saturday, February 05, 2011

PERCEPTOR: Perceptor’s Guide to Political Parties: How To Categorize Them

Perceptor’s Guide to Political Parties: How To Categorize Them

Showdown Looms As Justice Salami Writes To Reject “Promotion” To Supreme Court

Friday, February 04, 2011

Pandemonium At PDP Abuja HQ As Mystery Bees Invade

Oshiomhole Mourns Guobadia

Soccer Bribery Scam: FIFA Rejects Nigeria's Amos Adamu Appeal

2011 Presidential Debate: Jonathan Goodluck, Ribadu, Buhari & Co.

WikiLeaks Cables: How Former AGF Michael Aondoakaa Pressured UK To Drop Charges Against James Ibori-Telegraph, UK

Our apathy, Our undoing

Former INEC Chairman, Abel Guobadia, Is Dead

Our Oppressors’ Foot Soldiers

Thursday, February 03, 2011

Planned "Promotion" Of Justice Salami: CJN Summons Emergency NJC Meeting

Let’s Take the Next Fight To The Nigerian Customs Service

Nigerian Accused Of Insulting Governor On Facebook Released

If Not Now, When?

Cote d'Ivoire: Deconstructing The Mind Of 'President' Gbagbo

Wednesday, February 02, 2011

CPC/ACN Merger Talks: Response To Chief Bisi Akande

Court Of Appeal President, Justice Ayo Salami, To Be “Promoted” To The Supreme Court

Super Man Jonathan To Deliver In 4 Years What His Party Could Not Deliver In 12

Photonews: Service For Pa Enahoro

Why ACN/CPC Merger Talks Failed -Bisi Akande

The Facebook Abuse: Let’s Teach Sule Lamido A Lesson

Tuesday, February 01, 2011

Governor Lamido Of Jigawa Arrests Citizen for Facebook “Insult”

Ohaneze Ndigbo And Southeast Governors: Making Bad Choices For The Southeast Zone

Original Copy Of AGF Bello Adoke's Letter To ICPC

Jega Election 2011 May Be A Lavish Wedding At Any Price

A Practical Solution To Nigeria’s Power Problem

Rejoinder: Akunyili Deserves Praise, Not Vilification

Gov Akpabio's Persecution Of Child Rights Activists Takes Toll On Stigmatized And Abandoned Akwa Ibom Children

SERAP Urges Pres. Jonathan To Rescind AGF’s Withdrawal Of Minister’s ‘Corruption’ Case File

PHOTONEWS: Free -For-All Fighting Over "Lack Of Change"

Angry Mob Sets Zenith Bank Ablaze Over Police Shooting

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