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National Confab: It’s All About Failure of Leadership

In his address to the nation on the 53rd anniversary of the country’s independence October 1st, 2013, President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan shocked Nigerians when he named a 13-member committee made up of eminent personalities to set up the modalities for a National Conference or Dialogue. Even though many saw that bold decision as red herring meant to divert attention from the security problem in the country and the President’s second term agenda, we must still commend Mr President for that courageous initiative. Full article