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Nigeria has everything except the right leadership — Tony Blair

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Nigeria has everything except the proper leadership — Tony Blair

Former British Prime Minister, Tony Blair, has the aforementioned African nation has all it takes to hitch the ranks of initial world countries, however still languishes behind as a 3rd world country thanks to leadership failure in meeting the 3 key development parameters.

Blair United Nations agency created the statement at the African nation Bar Association’s sixtieth annual conference, last year, listed the 3 key development parameters, that he aforementioned square measure the rules-based economy, human capital development, and powerful establishments.

He, however, noted that these conditions wouldn’t be existent within the absence of Rule of Law, which he delineated as “absolutely very important.”

He suggested that for an African nation to maneuver from a 3rd world standing to a developed nation, it should meet the 3 development parameters and develop its “infrastructure and sensible power generation system”.

Tony Blair in His words:

“If you raise, what will a nation need to do to achieve success today? I believe there square measure 3 prerequisites:

“First of all, you have got to possess a rules-based economy that involves a predictable setting for investment, a climate for enterprise and business that rewards hard-work that allows corporations to grow, and wherever the infrastructure that’s inbuilt the country goes to support electricity, roads, rail, etc.”

Meanwhile, a former Governor of Anambra State and campaigner to Atiku Abubakar within the last presidential election, Mr. Peter Obi, has aforementioned the Buhari administration needs to unravel Nigeria’s economic issues, however, clearly lack the capability to try to do this.

Obi created the statement once he featured on a live interview on Arise tv in Lagos.

The former governor regretted that this manager of the economy doesn’t seem to be doing enough to rescue voters from the poorness internet, adding that Nigeria’s budget per capita stands at $150 compared to the African nation with $2000, Egypt $600, African country $1700 and Morocco $900.

“Nigeria’s allow every subject isn’t up to 1 / 4 of the budget size per head of the four alternative countries listed higher than in Africa”. He said.

Coming all the way down to geographic region, the man of affairs aforementioned Ghana’s budget per individual subject is $455, Cote’Dvorie at $340, and Cameroon at $300, stressing that the African nation is simply regarding fifty p.c of the budget size of Cameroon per individual subject.

In comparison to Asia, religious cult aforementioned Thailand’s budget per head is regarding $1500, Dutch East Indies is over $600, Vietnam at $700, and the People’s Republic of Bangladesh that may be a terribly poor country is at $300 which suggests Nigeria’s budget per head is extremely low in comparison to countries around the world.

‘‘So the question to raise is what did {they do|they square measure doing} and what are they doing? Increasing your revenue is straightforward. you can’t withdraw cash from a bank if you are doing not pay in. As rustic, we have a tendency to should invest within the vital areas of development. and people’s vital square measures are terribly easy. you need to fight poorness.

“We need to invest cash in tiny businesses as a result of the additional we have a tendency to invest in this space, the additional the country will collect additional taxes to sustain revenue and pull the voters out of poorness. individuals cannot pay taxes after they square measure in poorness. so space of SMEs should be supported to grow’’

The former Governor aforementioned till the central invests within the individuals and finish poorness within the country, things would solely degenerate for the country.


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Don’t accept wike’s deceptive Financial bribe- IPOB warns IMO communities

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The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB has warned the people of Ohaji Local Government Area of Imo State against ceding their land to Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State.

IPOB cautioned the people of Ohaji against accepting Wike’s alleged satanic and deceptive financial inducement.

Emma Powerful, the spokesman of IPOB, issued the warning in reaction to an alleged illegal and undocumented ceding of communities in Ohaji Local Government Area to Wike.

Powerful warned that ceding their communities to Wike would affect their children’s future; hence such a deceptive move should be rejected.

He urged the communities to treat whoever is persuading them to change their state of origin as a criminal.

Powerful noted that accepting to change their state of origin for the sake of N150,000 monthly is evil.

A statement by Powerful reads partly: “Following an illegal undocumented treaty to cede communities of Ohaji Egbema LGA from Imo State to Rivers State via a crooked financial inducement by current Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike.

“We the global family and movement of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) under the command and leadership of our great leader Mazi Nnamdi KANU wish to warn that such project is called to a halt to avert inevitable consequences.

“We suggest to the communities that fall into this deceptive venture masterminded by Nyesom Wike to retrace their steps, considering that this singular act could attract futuristic destructive effects.

“IPOB was intimated with the information regarding Governor Wike’s plan, which includes conditional future promises and haven gone through these moves realized that Wike will abandon them in future because governor Wike cannot be in charge of Rivers State beyond his tenor as a current Governor.

“It is a known fact that the Imo State government failed in their obligations as it concerns the predicaments they are facing in that area, but they must forget Wike with his satanic offer. Wike’s deceptive offer would harm them and their children in the future as such may not be sustainable by successive governments. Moreover, the Biafra restoration approaches hastily.

“IPOB is advising them to retrace their steps and watch what God Almighty has in stock for them; changing God Almighty’s plans for children will harm the communities in the future, for God to have placed you where you are today does not mean that he has abandoned you.

“The communities or anybody persuading them to change their State of origin identity and be acquired like slaves with cash value of N150 (One Hundred and Fifty Naira Only) is evil and must be treated as criminal because we don’t see where old men and women, youths and educated people would allow such an undocumented territorial treaty due to hunger and abandonment.”


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2023 elections: Pastor David Ibiyeomie tells Nigerians who to vote

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Pastor David Ibiyeomieof Salvation Ministries has addressed Nigerians on those to vote ahead of the 2023 general elections

Ibiyeomie urged Nigerians to vote for politicians with a vision for the country and not a politician.

He gave the remark while addressing his members at the church’s headquarters in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

Pastor David Ibiyeomie noted that anyone who collects money to vote in the forthcoming election sold their conscience, stressing that electorates should vote for a statesman.

According to Ibiyeomie: “If you take money to vote, then you have sold your conscience. When we are shouting, you people will say I don’t shout. I am shouting now. Don’t collect bribes to vote, vote for your conscience.

“Don’t vote party again in Nigeria; vote for someone who has a vision. Nigeria is in the woods; she needs someone who has a vision.

“No politician should be voted; vote for a statesman instead. A statesman thinks of the next generation, a politician thinks only of the 2023 general elections.”


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Interpol arrests three Nigerians for international scam

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The International Police (INTERPOL) has arrested three Nigerians over alleged global scam.

The trio were arrested in a sting operation conducted simultaneously in a Lagos suburb, Ajegunle and in Benin City, 300 km to the East of the commercial capital.

One of the scammers, Hendrix Omorume has been charged and convicted and now faces a 12-month prison sentence.

The three men, aged between 31 and 38, were each arrested in possession of fake documents, including fraudulent invoices and forged official letters.

The investigation was conducted in conjunction with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

The operation is part of a global operation codenamed “Killer Bee” involving INTERPOL National Central Bureaus (NCBs) and law enforcement in 11 countries across Southeast Asia.

According to INTERPOL’s Director of Cybercrime, Craig Jones, the organisation had “to alert Nigeria to a serious security threat where millions could have been lost without swift police action.”

The laptops and mobile phones seized by EFCC during the arrests, were examined by the INTERPOL to help confirm the systematic use of “Agent Tesla” malware to access business computers and divert monetary transactions to their own accounts.


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