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Welcome Address by Minister of Environment at the Green Bond Conference @NSE

Protocol I am highly delighted to welcome you all today to this Stakeholders Investment Conference, an idea which was born during our first Advisory Group Meeting in September 2016. The ...

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Can emerging Public Private Partnership in Lagos really cleanup the state?


Whereas indications are becoming clear that the age long Private Sector Participatory (PSP) approach in dealing with waste management in Lagos State is becoming out of date and grossly ineffective, ...

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Boko Haram: Winning the peace after the war

CWG boss

By Austin Okere I was recently in Yola at the invitation of the American University of Nigeria (AUN) to give the keynote address at the maiden business and entrepreneurship boot ...

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Speech by Comptroller Umar Yusuf on this year’s International Customs Day (ICD) 26/01/2017

The WCO is noted for its work in areas covering the development of international conventions, instruments, and tools on topics such as commodity classification, valuation, rules of origin, collection of ...

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The chilling, hope-packed inaugural speech of Gambian President, Adama Barrow on 19/01/2017

Fellow Gambians and friends of The Gambia, I am humbled to stand before you to address the whole world on this historic occasion. This is a day no Gambian will ...

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Full text of Donald trump’s inaugural speech as 45th US President by noon, Friday January 20, 2017

Chief Justice Roberts,  President Carter,  President Clinton,  President Bush,  President Obama, Fellow Americans and people of the world: Thank you. We, the citizens of America, are now joined in a ...

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What do the people of Southern Cameroons want?

By Julius AyukTabe I was going to title this article “What do Anglophone Cameroonians want?” To avoid any confusion of identity with those who simplify being Anglophone in Cameroon as ...

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Nigeria: a chance for re-awakening the economy


By Austin Okere Nigerians are gradually coming to terms that the cheese has indeed moved this time. The days of lucre and easy money, fuelled by petrodollars are far behind ...

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My dear Compatriots, I am happy to welcome you to the beginning of a New Year in our beloved country Nigeria. I felicitate with you today at a time when ...

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Full Text of President Buhari’s Address to Heads of States/Governments at ECOWAS 50th Session, Abuja on Saturday, Dec. 17, 2016

It is indeed a great pleasure for me to welcome you to Nigeria and to the 50th Ordinary Session of the Authority and Heads of State and Government of ECOWAS. ...

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