Criticism Trails Nigeria's National Awards


Criticism has greeted the list of 149 eminent Nigerians to be conferred with National Honours by President Goodluck Jonathan on September 17.
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Nominees for National Honours

  • Nigeria:  Criticisms Trail National Awards As David-West, Utomi, Others Slam FG

    Vanguard, 11 September 2012

    CRITICISMS, yesterday, greeted the list of 149 eminent Nigerians, who would be conferred with National Honours by President Goodluck Jonathan on September 17. While some dismissed ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Restore Honour to These Awards

    Leadership, 15 September 2012

    The Nigerian National Honours Awards was instituted during the First Republic by the National Honours Act Number 5 of 1964. It was instituted to honour Nigerians and friends of ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  2012 National Honours Award List

    Daily Trust, 10 September 2012

    S/NO NAMES STATUS CLASS OF MEDAL read more »

  • Nigeria:  National Honours Have Been Debased - - CPC

    Daily Trust, 11 September 2012

    The Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) yesterday condemned what it called the "bastardisation of the national honours" because of the conferment of the second-highest national ... read more »