Opinion

Sorry, the President Cannot suspend a CBN Governor! By Jiti Ogunye

Since, this news platform, Premium Times, published our intervention entitled " Sanusi's Suspension is Illegal and Unconstitutional" on Friday, February 21, 2014, a number of persons, in reaction to the article, have asked whether, having regard to the provisions of the Interpretation Act, the President can, legally, suspend  a CBN…
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Economy

Reforming Our Universities, By Ifeanyi Uddin

Decades after its ouster from office, the Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB) administration remains one of the most steeped in controversy in Nigeria. How much of the country's current baseness is the consequence of that administration turning "corrupt practices" into a tool of statecraft? You are likely to find debate heating…
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Opinion

Conversations in the North East, By Jibrin Ibrahim

Nigeria’s Second African Peer Review of our governance systems is currently on going. It is conducted by a broad based Steering Committee under the chairmanship of Senator Ken Nnamani. Last week, a stakeholder’s sensitisation workshop for the six states in the North East took place in Gombe on the objectives…
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Removal of CBN Governor: Keeping Our Focus on the Issue, By N-Katalyst

N-Katalyst, a non-partisan network of individuals with a deep commitment to the promotion of Nigerian unity and progressive change is seriously concerned about the removal of the CBN Governor on 20th February 2014 by the President Goodluck Jonathan Administration. ILLEGALITY OF THE REMOVAL OF THE CBN GOVERNOR The purported suspension…
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Opinion

Sanusi’s Suspension and the Limits of Hasty Judgment, By Adeolu Ademoyo

With the “suspension” from office of Mr. Sanusi Lamido Sanusi as the Governor of Nigeria’s Central Bank, the question of the lack of reason and law   had again been centered in Nigerian public governance. Like the case of the former Court of Appeal President Justice Ayọ Salami, President Jonathan again…
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Femi Fani-Kayode

Jonathan, Sanusi and the birth of a hero, By Femi Fani-Kayode

The former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi is not my favourite person and I have differences with him on many issues. I must however commend his immense courage for speaking out and exposing the monumental corruption in the government that he once served and…
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