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All Nigerian American Congress (ANAC) was invited to join the Nigerian delegation on behalf of Nigerian diaspora at the United Nations on going summit in New York.

Chief Temitope Ajayi the ANAC President House of Delegates represented All Nigerian American Congress in the event. Speaking at the ANAC leadership session yesterday, Chief (Ms) Ajayi the energetic personality, revealed her report to the Upper House delegates, Trustees and Executive Stakeholders meeting. ANAC has really been there for the Nigerian International Community and we must continue in light of the recognition that we are the true champions of the Nigerian International community. More >>


Abubakar loses bid for stay in U.S. suit by Enahoro, others

THE six-year-old bid by some Nigerians to make former military ruler, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar, answer charges of human rights abuses in the United States (U.S.), has reached a decisive point.

The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division, Chicago, yesterday ordered that the trial must continue. More >>


Nokia, Motorola to Establish Plants in Nigeria
By Efem Nkanga, Chinedu Eze and Onwuka Nzeshi in Abuja
 
• MTN slashes airtime rates
In furtherance of Federal Government’s efforts to encourage technology transfer through increased local content in the telecommunications sector, leading mobile phone manufacturers, Nokia and Motorola, will soon establish plants for the manufacturing and assembling of mobile phone handsets and other accessories in Nigeria.
Preceding that, however, is MTN, Nigeria’s leading, GSM operator’s yesterday major airtime rate cut for its subscribers. More >>


Nigeria tops migrant remittances in sub-Saharan Africa
By Femi Makinde
Published: Wednesday, 20 Sep 2006

The United Nations has ranked Nigeria as the country with the largest remittances of migrants in the sub-Saharan Africa.

Sudan was ranked second while South Africa was rated third. More >>


Transcorp a cloak for financial crimes by Nigerian government leaders

Standing before the Senate Committee on the Capital Market, last week, Madam Ndidi Okereke-Onyiuke, the director-general of the Nigerian Stock Exchange who is now more popularly known as the chairman of Transcorp, finally told us what we had always known: President Olusegun Obasanjo, indeed, owns a chunk of Transcorp. But even in answering the Senate committee's questions, this lady still spoke as if Nigerians are dunces and so gullible.

There are two points she made which clearly show that those who rule over Nigeria today still believe that there are different sets of rules for different citizens. She stated she did not believe that Obasanjo committed any crime, because he announced his intentions to acquire the stocks beforehand and, secondly, that he had sold off the shares and therefore divested his interests in the company. More >>


The presidency, the senate, and N2 trillion oil funds

The evidence is mounting for the Nigerian International community to see that the answer to Nigeria's problem may actually be a true change of guard. There is enough blame and mismanagement to go around. There is got to be a better way forward. Please continue to read here.


CORRUPT POLITICIANS WOULD NOT SUCCEED ME, SAYS OBJ

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NIGERIAN PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION 2007: SOME SURPRISING RESULT FOLLOWING PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE IN ATLANTA, USA

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WHY BAKASSI TREATY SHOULD NOT BE RATIFIED BY THE NIGERIAN NATIONAL ASSEMBLY.

It is simply not in Nigerian interest to deny the rights of its citizens, give away it valuable lands to support the French economy by the stroke of the pen of a greedy French Judge who was corrupt and put the economic interest of France ahead of international Justice. Indeed it would be a travesty to the generations of Nigerian alive and unborn if this poorly negotiated and pork barrel give away treaty is ratified by the Nigerian National assembly.

Bakassi in a local government in Nigeria, engraved in the Nigerian Constitution, it is not enough to simply ratify this treaty, a constitutional amendment would be necessary. It will also be wise to call for a national referandum of the entire population of Nigeria. Never should it happen that we shared millions of Nigerian lives to keep Nigeria one and it should take a single stroke of the pen of one foreign Judge in France, for us to agree to strip parts of Nigeria away. Please read the Minority opinion of the Japaness Judge in the International court ruling. It will be a shame to our generation, and our children will never forgive us for this error. Every living Nigerian should not let this happen. Stop Bakassi give away, we have work so hard to save Nigeria, lets act wisely and follow the dictates of the constitution. Lets protect our brothers and sisters in Bakassi, Nigeria is one indivisible and motherland to all Africa. Long live Nigeria. So Let It Be.

Comments by Dan E. Austin M.D
Chairman, All Nigerian American Congress (ANAC)
(This comments is not an official press release of ANAC, Dr. Austin is releasing these comments as an individual and a concerned Nigerian. Though the ANAC congress has deliberated on Bakassi and the support for the people of Bakassi has been made, an official resolution has not been paased by the ANAC Congress).

Since the Nigerian state has abdicated its basic responsibilities -protecting its [now former] citizens - before it is too late we must assist the Bakassi people to defend themselves -- NOW!

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JUDICIAL REVIEW OF THE BAKASSI EXPURGATION AND OSTRACISATION TREATY
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NIGERIAN PRESIDENCY 2007; NOMINATIONS START IN ANAC ATLANTA SUMMIT: AUGUST 18-19TH, 2006 click here
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ANAC Chairman and Sec. General Leads ANAC Contigent to Diaspora Day in ABUJA, NIGERIA - Click Here


US Congresswoman Barbara Lee and ANAC presents award to Nigeria’s Maurice Iwu, INEC Chairman

US Congresswoman Barbara Lee, of the 9th Congressional District of California working in conjunction with All Nigerian American Congress [ANAC] recently granted  a congressional award to Nigeria’s Professor Maurice Iwu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). 
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The private tour with some Top NNPC Personals at Dow Chemical Plant Company

Dr .E. Ayoola,Mr Jaiye Ojo,  Dr Onaolapo Soleye Director NNPC,Mr Sunday Jaiyesimi,  Dr  Ayo Balogun. Special Advisor to the Minister for Petroleum, Dr MojisolaSodeinde ,Prof A. O Adebulugbe Special Advisor to the President,Chief Temitope Ajayi President ANAC (HOD) , Hon Senetor Rufus Spiff, Alhaji Ja afaru Aliyu Paki .....
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PRESS RELEASE
May 15, 2006

In an unprecedented display of electoral knowledge and lecture series, the Independent National electoral Commission (INEC) lead by Professor Maurice Iwu has concluded its tour of US cities. Unperturbed by the daunting task of trying to erase the shadows of the 2003 elections, Professor Maurice Iwu, INEC chairman assured Nigerians and ...
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