Sahara Reporters Archive for March 2011

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Candidate Jonathan Debates Himself (With Photos)

Goodluck Jonathan Debates Himself

Goodluck Jonathan Presidential Debate Live!

TV Debate: Media Group Sends President Jonathan Advance Questions

Photonews: Women Arise -"Our Votes Must Count" Rally In Lagos

Goodluck Jonathan: Enough Of The Abracadabra

INEC’s Jega Should Watch Akwa Ibom’s Akpabio Rigging Plan

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

A Clarion Call: Why Nigerians Will Vote For Change In Saturday’s National Assembly Election

South African Delegates On New York Shopping Spree

A Letter of Response to Ibraheem Dooba’s “Letter to Ndigbo” of March 29 2011

Madonna In Hot Water Over Failed School Plans In Malawi-GIN

Ipsos and ThisDay Polls - A Public Request for Clarity

Why The Youth Should Shun The Polls – By Gihan Mbelu

Treason Trial: ACN Governorship Candidate Denied Bail-PM News, Lagos

Monday, March 28, 2011

A Failing Ethnicity

The Lessons Of History

Justice Auta And The Politically Motivated Killings In Ogoniland

Making Sense Of The Armchair Critic

Tanzanian 'Miracle' Pastor Mwasapile-BBC News

A Country of “Pure Water” Cities

Exclusion Of Bashorun Dele Momodu In The Presidential Debate Scheduled To Hold March 29, 2011

The Death Of The Nigerian Media

Court Orders Prosecution Of El-Rufai And Others

Aminu Kano: Once Upon A Radical

3 Feared Dead As ACN Youth Clash With Police

NNPC’s Crazy Fuel Import Bills And Matters Miscellaneous

Photonews: Balmoral Hall City People Awards Inferno

Sunday, March 27, 2011

Buhari Watches Super Eagles Wallop Ethiopian Walya Antelopes 4-0!

The Ranting Of A Conniving Rogue

Punch Newspaper: Ribadu Visits " Okija Shrine Of Corruption"-IBB Endorses Him

Akwa Ibom Witchcraft Panel Off To London

Of Presidential Debates, Reno Omokri’s Hypocrisy And Pat Utomi’s Complicity

Jonathan's Facebook "Friends" Critical Of His Unkept Pledges

Buhari Watch Super Eagles Wallop Ethiopian Walya Antelopes 4-0!

Jeffries, Rashidi, Farrakhan And Soyinka’s- Between Truths and Indulgencies

Fire Engulfs City People Awards Night

Kidnap Of Suswam Opponent Sparks Off Protest In Makurdi

To Yinka Odumakin And His Fellow Travellers By Nduka Obaigbena

Saturday, March 26, 2011

Petition Against The Patently Partisan And Unprofessional Conduct Of Thisday Newspapers

Asaba N40b Airport Test-Flights Scam: How Uduaghan Is Fooling Deltans With An Uncompleted Project

A Troubling Observation Nigerians Must Ponder-Why Government Failure Does Not Translate Into Government Rejection At The Polls!

Obasanjo Says Zoning Is Still Alive, As Jonathan Campaign Faces Grim Reality Of Possible Loss

Photonews: Delta State -Asaba N40 billion Airport Test Flight Scam

President Jonathan Cannot Transform Nigeria

Watch The Jonathan/Sambo "Grand Finale" Abuja Presidential Campaign Rally Live!

Stemming Corruption

Friday, March 25, 2011

Cote d'Ivoire / Ivory Coast: A case of “African Blindness” Disease?

Shekarau Again! ANPP Candidate Declared Winner Of "What About Us?" Presidential Debate

"What About Us?": Nigerian Youth Organizations Presidential Candidates Debate Live

African Men And White Women: What’s The Attraction?

Sanya Osha Naked Light and the Blind Eye

Kassaun Checole Discusses The Revolutions Of The Horn Of Africa

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Nduka Obaigbena As The Master Of Blackmail

Jonathan’s Wife Responsible For Appointment Of New ICPC Acting Chairman, Abang-Wushishi, A Former PDP Senatorial Aspirant

Akwa Ibom Mayhem: Governor Akpabio Clamps Down On Opposition

Exclusive List Of Judges For Election Petitions Tribunals

Rag Tag Opposition

Nigerian Elections Debate Group (NEDG) Press On The Boycott Of Presidential Debate

Count Down To 2011 Elections: The Demise Of The PDP

Nduka, Thisday Work Against The Growth Of Democracy In Nigeria

Jega On The Doorsteps Of History

Obaigbena, Angry, Welcomes ICPC Investigation Of His Wealth

Probe Nduka Obaigbena’s Wealth, Odumakin Petitions ICPC

A Rejoinder to Nuhu Ribadu, re ”A New Nigeria is possible!” By Oguchi Nkwocha, MD

BREAKING NEWS: Ribadu, Buhari And Shekarau Pull Out Of Jonathan’s TV Debate

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

A New Nigeria Is Possible! By Nuhu Ribadu

Obaigbena's THISDAY Newspaper Sues ACN, CPC, PDP Spokespersons For Libel, Demands N40 Billion In Compensation

United Nations Intervention-Why Corruption and Marginalisation Should Be Designated Crimes against Humanity

Jammeh To News Media: I Set Limits On Press Freedom

Five Governors Tenure Elongation Judgement: Where Thou Lies INEC's Notice Of Appeal?

Akwa Ibom PDP/ACN Clash Latest: Fed Govt Throws Weight Behind Gov. Akpabio, Gives “Shoot on Sight” Order

Photonews: Akwa Ibom Mayhem

Jonathan 'Sacks' Controversial Campaign Aide, Mike Omeri

SERAP Asks Jonathan To Reinstate Acting ICPC Chairman

The Politics Of "Our Time" By Eldee

A Response To Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor’s: “Have Nigeria, South Africa, And Gabon Betrayed The African Union?”

Niger Delta Youths Besiege ExxonMobil Over Unpaid Oil Spill Compensation

Nelson Mandela Deserves A Well-Earned Rest

Akwa Ibom Politicians Are Getting More Desperate

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Mr. President, What To Do When Dying On The Stage

Attempts To Quash Investigations Into N6 Billion Fraud Scandal At National Judicial Institute By CJN Katsina-Alu

Is Goodluck Nigeria’s Bad Luck?

Mayhem in Uyo, Goodluck Jonathan Campaign Office Burnt Down

How We Conducted Our Opinion Polls On The Upcoming Presidential Elections- THISDAY/IPSOS

Mark And Bankole On Goofed On Power Of Tribunals On Rerun Elections

Ibori Commits Crime In Dubai—In Desperate Bid To Stall Extradition

“Jankara Market Sampling”: Ribadu Dismisses "Purchased" ThisDay Fraudulent Polls

Nigerian Airforce Training Jet Crashes in Kano

When Will The Tenure Of Governors Who Won Rerun Elections After Nullifications Of Their First Elections, End?

The PDP And Its Gaffe Machine

Jos Killings: Plateau Police Has Case To Answer

Jonathan Leads With 60%? Another Fraud From Thisday!

Jonathan Goodluck And Dame Patience Goodluck-Jonathan: Mirror Images Of The Nigerian Quandary

US Fighter Jet Crashes During Libya

Between Niger Delta And Politics Of MEND

Drive Col. Muammar el-Gaddafi And His Children From Power!

Monday, March 21, 2011

In Ivory Coast, Journalists Pick Sides Or Flee

Ngige Attacked In Onitsha, Gov. Obi Camp Differs

Kidnappers Seize Businessman's Mother

Police Kill Six People At Buhari Rally In Jos

Houston Daycare Fire Escapee, Jessica Tata, Returns To US, Detained In Atlanta

Martelly 'Wins' Haiti Runoff Election-Al Jazeera

Preventing Witchcraft Accusations and Child Rights Abuses in Akwa Ibom State

Wanted: President Gaddafi Of Nigeria

Rule Of Nonsense Seminar: The NBA Is Trivialising The Rot In The Judiciary

EFCC Arraigns Maryland-Based Lawyer Emeka Ugwuonye Over Fraud

Down Syndrome Foundation Nigeria Wins International Award on World Down Syndrome Day

Criminal Activities At

'Uprising' In Zaria As Buhari Supporters Call For Emir's Removal

Respecting A Woman’s Dignity And Humanity By Oguchi Nkwocha, MD.

Sunday, March 20, 2011

America’s Desire To Be Global Leader & Policeman Part 2

Release Or Charge Emeka Ugwuonye To Court Now

Buhari Fires Back Against Jonathan Over Corruption Charge : You Are Poking Crooked Fingers In My Aqua Fresh Mouth

Watch The Full Presidential Debate

Saturday, March 19, 2011

Anti-Corruption: Buhari, Ribadu Hypocritical, Says Jonathan’s Presidential Campaign

Buhari CPC And Political Liberalism

Needless Strikes Deprive Poor Of Basic Services & Youths Of Jobs

Wikileaks Cable: Jonathan Was A Lightweight Beneath Mrs. Yar'adua; Shekerau Has Been A Disappointment

Friday, March 18, 2011

Old Buhari Versus New Buhari

Youth Power For A Peaceful Revolution

Kano State Governor, Ibrahim Shekarau, Chosen As The Winner Of Today's Presidential Debate On NN24 TV Channel

Live Streaming Of Nigerian Presidential Debate

Finally, The Tobacco Control Bill Receives Senate Approval

Aliko Dangote Is A Criminal

Thursday, March 17, 2011

SR Speaks: D’Banj’s “Kokolette” Interview With Jonathan

A Nigerian Revolution By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie- Comment And Main Article‏

Goodluck By D’banj?

How Governor Sylva Assaulted Assistant Commissioner Of Police

UN Draws Battle Line: Imposes "No-Fly Zone" On Libya But Gadhafi Vows To Retake Rebel East; UN Eyes Action-AP

Dirty Dictator Loot-Newsweek

A Chronicle of Goodluck Jonathan’s Misdemeanours

Pres Jonathan Promotes Injustice Ibrahim Auta, Saro-Wiwa's Killer?

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

MEND Claims Responsibility For ENI Agip Attack

Peter Odili And Abubakar Atiku Featured In US Higher Education's Dirty Little Secret-Huffington Post

Ken-Saro Wiwa Killer Judge Becomes Acting Chief Judge Of Nigeria

Military Confirm Explosion In Agip Facility, Deny Militants’ Involvement

Another Militant Group, NDLF, condemns MEND Mayhem Plan

US Group Asks Jonathan To Honor Independent Debates

101 Reasons Why Gen. Mohamadu BuhariIs The Answer

April Polls: The Burdens On Nigerian Youth

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

SSS Arrests Notorious Internet Blogger For Blackmail Of Female Politician

Civil Society Protest Actions

PDP Dodging Debates - It is NOT A Case of Arrogance

MEND Issues Fresh Warning About Imminent Attacks

Jonathan ‘Scared’ Of Independent Television Debates, Ribadu Campaign Says

Re-OAU Alumni Condemn Students’ Protest

A Most Important Message To Nigerian Students...

Governor Shema Of Katsina in Ghastly Auto Accident

Delta State Gov. Uduaghan Loses Tenure Elongation Case

Monday, March 14, 2011

Fearing Egypt-style Revolt, Cameroon Bars Twitter Service

Wikileaks Revelations: The Humiliation Of Farida Waziri-EFCC's Foreign Partners Are Skeptical Of Waziri's Leadership

Equatorial Guinea Teodorin's World By Ken Silverstein

Sonala Olumhense And His Ill-advised ‘Endorsement’ Of Muhammadu Buhari For President

Resolving Nigeria’s Unemployment Problem

Ekiti Governorship: Former Governor Oni Files Appeal Against His Removal, Seeks Re-trial of Election Case

Wikileaks Cable Describes Ojo Maduekwe As An Opportunist

Lagos ACN Decries PDP’s Continued Muzzling Of Opposition

Fire Outbreak Disrupts Flights At Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport

Sunday, March 13, 2011

The Youth: Can Presidential Candidates Afford To Ignore The New Political Force In Town

MEND Says It Plans To Attack Oil Installations; Targets Abuja And Lagos

Purported Plot To Poison Jonathan: NPLF's Farouk Bibi Farouk Released By SSS

Photonews: Buhari Campaigns In Bauchi

Sun News Interview: Let’s Crash This Democracy •Nigeria Is Dying –Pat Utomi

Step Father Sets Two Year Old Girl On Fire Over Witchcraft- (Disturbing Photo) Viewer Discretion Is Advised

Odds Against Pdp And Jonathan Increasing By The Day

America’s Desire To Be Global Leader And Policeman A Bad Idea

What Will Our New President Do About Gas Flaring?

Two Year Old Girl Sets on Fire over Witchcraft- (Disturbing Photo) Viewer Discretion Is Advised

Photonews: Ribadu Campaigning

Mapo Hall: Akala Lied!

Babangida's $12.4 billion Oil Windfall Loot: AGF, CBN Tell Court To Reject Okigbo report

Saturday, March 12, 2011

Pass Bill To Prosecute Electoral Abuses-HRW/NBA

ANPP Presidential Candidate, Ibrahim Shekarau, To Bring Nuclear Power To Nigeria

Who Is Your Marabout? An Open Letter To Alassane Dramane Ouattara

Wikileaks Cable: Ibori Had His Eyes On The Nigerian Presidency

Niger Delta Activist Released From Dutch Jail-Radio Netherlands

PDP’s Sambo Ducks Debate Of Vice Presidential Candidates -NigeriaPoliticsOnline

Jos Again, Again, And Again

Nigeria Army Seizes Explosive-Filled Trucks-AP

Friday, March 11, 2011

Boarding Schools As Instruments Of National Integration

The PDP's Blame Game: Reasons Why It Will Be Defeated In The April Polls

Purported Plot To Poison Jonathan Leads To NPLF Arrests

Jega, Address This Charge Of Fake Polling Units

PDP Cheap Blackmail Against Buhari

Hundreds Killed In Tsunami After 8.9 Japan Quake-AP

PERCEPTOR 38: Questions Onn Arik’s ‘Fly the Sweaty Skies’ Policy

PERCEPTOR 38: Questions On Arik’s ‘Fly the Sweaty Skies’ Policy

Igbinedion University Okada: Batch ‘B’ (Resit) Examination Scam For The Class Of Medical Graduates 2010

SaharaReporters And The Rivers States Delegation To AEF

Thursday, March 10, 2011

Cement King: How Aliko Dangote Wangled His Way To Billionaires' List

Adamawa Gov Denies Campaign Venues to candidate Buhari

Much Ado About The Proposed Bayelsa Airport

UPDATED: SSS Arrests NPLF Scribe And Another Staff Member

Winners Chapel Pastor Murdered

The Weirdness of Fela Kuti

SSS Arrests NPLF Scribe

Pres. Jonathan Should Extend Educational Opportunities Given Ex-Militants To Non-violent Ogoni Refugees

Wednesday, March 09, 2011

Saraki Dynasty: The Slave Masters Of Kwara

Faces of Shame On The Bench: The Supreme Court Bribe Takers

Breaking The Stranglehold Of The Sarakis In Kwara; Say NO To Fatah Ahmed?

Tuesday, March 08, 2011

SaharaReporters On Al Jazeera TV

Will Angola Be The Next Libya?-GIN

V-Mobile $37Million Shares Fraud-Bhadresh Gohil, Ibori’s UK Lawyer Sentenced To 7 Years In Prison

Wikileaks Latest: Yayale Details How Yar'adua Handed Over Power To Him

Onoja, Senate President David Mark's Opponent, Shot Near Otukpo Benue State

Nigeria's Senate President David Mark Opponent, Onoja Shot In Near Otukpo Benue State

Photonews: EFCC Taking Over Igbinedion "House" In Abuja

Delta State House Member Efekodo On Rampage In Oleh

CPC Presidential Candidate, Muhammad Buhari Campaigns In Owerri, Imo State

Fola Adeola, Vice-Presidential Candidate Of ACN Escapes Death As Campaign Plane Crash-lands In Bauchi

PHOTONEWS: International Women's Day

CP Presidential Candidate, Muhammad Buhari Campaigns In Owerri, Imo State

Wikileaks Cable: How Yar'adua Handed Power To Me And Ribadu "Grandstanding" And Refusal To Do Yar'adua Wishes Cost Him His Job Says SGF Ahmed Yayale

2011 Elections: Can INEC Monitor Election Campaign Finances?

Monday, March 07, 2011

Buhari/Bakare Campaign Hots Up

Ribadu Campaigns In Kebbi State

Speaker Bankole Says He Met US Envoy For 20 Minutes

Wikileaks And Speaker Bankole

Columbia University’s African Economic Forum

A Call For Immediate De-Certification Of The Bogus Figure Of 73.5m Registered Voters And Subjection Of Same To The AFIS (Automated Fingerprint Identification System) Analysis

Unwarranted Tenure Elongation: A Judicial Blow Against The People’s Right To Choose

Finally, Jonathan Agrees To A Television Debate

Gadhafi’s Forces Halt Rebels' March On Tripoli

The Peoples’ Senate To Host Nigeria’s First Ever Youth Presidential Debate

Nigerian Navy Recruitment Hoax

Unfair Attacks On Ojukwu

Shades Of Xenophobia

Sunday, March 06, 2011

In Wikileaks Stunner, Speaker Bankole Opens Up On Bribery of Supreme Court Justices, Aondoakaa’s Corruption, and Ibori’s Influence-Says EFCC "Is Not Worth A Penny"

Governor Fashola Lied

Vice Chancellor Sam Uniamikogbo, Reconsider Sanctions on Student Judith Okosun of the Ambrose Alli University

Self-cure For Suffering Peoples Who “Have Nothing To Complain About”

DPO Sam Chukwu’s Pictures Discovered; Still In Hiding As Trial Looms

Things Fall Apart Makes List Of 50 Most Influential Books

Oshiomhole Reacts-Re: Jonathan Voted Four Times In 2007

Wikileaks Cable Reveals How Goodluck Jonathan Engaged In Multiple Voting

Wikileaks Cable Reveals How Goodluck Jonathan Engaged In Multiple Voting in 2007

"An Awolowo Never Dies"

Jega: Give Us Clean AFIS Voters Register -CNPP

Saturday, March 05, 2011

The Collapse Of Authoritarian And Puppet Regimes In The Middle East

Irri Massacre In Delta State-Viewer Discretion Is Seriously Advised

Voluptuous Blondes And Gadhafi’s Virgins

A Rush To Judgment On Governor Mimiko’s Performance!

Al Jazeera TV Profiles SaharaReporters

The Lure Of Protest Politics

At Opposition Rally In Nigeria's commercial capital, Ribadu Struggles To Get Noticed-Canadian Press

At Opposition Rally In Nigeria's commercial capital, Ribadu Struugles To Get Noticed-Canadian Press

Government Matters Most, So Enough Of The Failing Upward Syndrome!

Akpabio's Voters Bribery Fest: 5 killed While Sharing N15 Million Bribe Money

The Suleija Bombing: A Rejoinder

Friday, March 04, 2011

Jonathan Campaign Accuses Buhari of Suleja Bomb Blast, Then Hurriedly Withdraws Statement

"I Got Tricked To Attend Bode George Reception"-Obasanjo Lied!

UPDATED: Mammoth Crowd At Ribadu's Rally In Benue And Ondo State

31 Clear And Present Danger To The Credibility And Success Of The 2011 General Elections In Nigeria-CRC

Mammoth Crowd At Ribadu's Rally In Benue State

Gaddafi's Civil War Breaks Out In Libya

PDP Rally Blast In Niger State : Death Toll Rises To 10

The Libyan Conflict In Perspective By Clement Chigbo

Enough Is Enough, President Jonathan

Thursday, March 03, 2011

Sentenced in God’s Name: The Untold Story of Nigeria’s Witch Children

UK-Based Nigerian Pastor , Albert Odulele, Pleads Guilty To Sex Attack On Boy

Was INEC Set Up For Rigging?

‘Forged’ Certificate: Lawyer Calls On IGP To Investigate Benue’s Governor Suswam

Akwa-Ibom ‘Child Witches’: More Knocks For Akpabio’s Administration As Clampdown Of Activists Continues

3 Dead As Bomb Explodes At PDP Rally In Niger State

Federal Court Declares Obasanjo's Faction "Authentic Candidate" For Ogun Gubernatorial Election

Libya Updates: Chavez Floats A Peace Plan To End The Libyan Crisis

Wednesday, March 02, 2011

Was Buhari P0wned?: Controversies Trail "Women's Award" In New York

Why Decolonization And Independence Don’t Work Where Self Determination Would

Signatories To The Petition Demanding The Immediate Resignation Of Justice Katsina-Alu

The Ambrose Alli University Miscarriage Of Justice to Judith Okosun

The PDP Thanksgiving For Bode George

A Great Plea For Ribadu: Wale Adebanwi’s A Paradise for Maggots: the Story of a Nigerian Anti-Graft Czar

Live TV Debate Streaming: Babatunde Fashola of ACN Vs. Ade Dosunmu Of PDP

PHOTONEWS: Buhari's Massive Rally In Kaduna, Ribadu Meets Kuffour Delegation And Nigerians From Libya

SR Speaks: Does Ambrose Alli University Know How To Spell Justice?

Ambrose Alli University Sex-For-Grades Update: Dr. Otubu Fired; Judith Okosun Suspended For Six Semesters

Tinubu’s Interrogation By SSS Return Of The Dark Days

An Open Letter To Bianca Onoh-Ojukwu

Police Arrest Cleric, 4 Others For Defacing Jonathan’s Posters-Vanguard

Port Harcourt Deaths As "The Jonathan Curse"

PERCEPTOR 37: Arithmetic 101 a.k.a. Mathematics PDP

George Of The (PDP’s) Jungle

Tuesday, March 01, 2011

7, 0000 Nigerians Still Stranded At Tripoli Airport In Libya -CRND

African Allies Chided For Silence On Libyan Uprising

While The Campaigns Last

Dutch Police Arrests Niger-Delta Activist, Sunny Ofehe

Houston Daycare Fire: Wanted By FBI, Nigerian Girl Flees U.S.

Libyan Update: U.S. War Ships Move Closer To Libya As UK Foils Billion Dollar Cash Transfer By Gaddafi

Cadavers Of A Rotten Soul

INEC Misleads Public On Its Plan To Use Manual Register

Libyan Update: U.S. War Ships Move Closer to Libya As UK Foil Billion Dollars Cash Transfer By Gaddafi

Monday, February 28, 2011

Why Are The Youths Keeping Quiet In Nigeria?

World And Press Watch As Africans Are Lynched In Libya

More of Sahara Reporters

January 2020

December 2019

November 2019

October 2019

September 2019

August 2019

July 2019

June 2019

May 2019

April 2019

March 2019

February 2019

January 2019

December 2018

November 2018

October 2018

September 2018

August 2018

July 2018

June 2018

May 2018

April 2018

March 2018

February 2018

January 2018

December 2017

November 2017

October 2017

September 2017

August 2017

July 2017

June 2017

May 2017

April 2017

March 2017

February 2017

January 2017

December 2016

November 2016

October 2016

September 2016

August 2016

July 2016

June 2016

May 2016

April 2016

March 2016

February 2016

January 2016

December 2015

November 2015

October 2015

September 2015

August 2015

July 2015

June 2015

May 2015

April 2015

March 2015

February 2015

January 2015

December 2014

November 2014

October 2014

September 2014

August 2014

July 2014

June 2014

May 2014

April 2014

March 2014

February 2014

January 2014

December 2013

November 2013

October 2013

September 2013

August 2013

July 2013

June 2013

May 2013

April 2013

March 2013

February 2013

January 2013

December 2012

November 2012

October 2012

September 2012

August 2012

July 2012

June 2012

May 2012

April 2012

March 2012

February 2012

January 2012

December 2011

November 2011

October 2011

September 2011

August 2011

July 2011

June 2011

May 2011

April 2011

March 2011

February 2011

January 2011

December 2010

November 2010

October 2010

September 2010

August 2010

July 2010

June 2010

May 2010

April 2010

March 2010

February 2010

January 2010

December 2009

November 2009