Nigeria Newspaper Hosts Dialogue Platform

The Daily Trust newspaper's annual national dialogue platform, chaired by former Botswana president Festus Mogae, heard divergent, strongly-expressed opinions on governance, leadership and security and the future of Nigeria.

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  • Nigeria:  Diverse Tunes At Nation-Building Dialogue

    Daily Trust, 27 January 2013

    The Media Trust Limited, publisher of the Daily Trust and the other journals in its stable, held its 10th "Dialogue" on Wednesday, 23 January 2013 at the Congress Hall of the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  No Agreement Today (opinion)

    Daily Trust, 30 January 2013

    The optimist proclaims that we live in the best of all possible worlds; and the pessimist fears this is true. J. B. Cabell read more »

  • Nigeria:  Nation Building - Challenges and Reality (opinion)

    Daily Trust, 1 February 2013

    Being a paper presented by Mr. Femi Falana, SAN, at the 10th Daily Trust Annual Dialogue at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja on January 23, 2013. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Ten Years of Trust's Dialogues (I) (column)

    Daily Trust, 30 January 2013

    On January 15, 2004, Media Trust Limited, publishers of Daily Trust, Weekly Trust, Sunday Trust, Aminiya in Hausa, Kano Chronicle and the annual Kilimanjaro pan-African journal, ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Reflections On a Dialogue (opinion)

    Daily Trust, 29 January 2013

    I was fortunate enough to be the Master of Ceremonies at the 10th Trust Dialogue last week. The Chairman of the occasion was Festus Moghae a former President of Botswana one of the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Hon. Speaker Aminu Waziri Tambuwal - 'Leaders Think the People Owe Them'

    Daily Trust, 24 January 2013

    Nigeria's leadership crisis is created by the leaders' insensitivity towards the yearnings and aspirations of the electorate, Speaker of the House of Representatives Aminu Waziri ... read more »

  • Africa:  'Western Nations Impeded Africa's Growth' - Sule Bello

    Daily Trust, 24 January 2013

    Western interventionist policies in Africa, culture of impunity by African leaders and unviable structures created by colonial powers were the factors responsible for the inability ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Malam Kabiru Yusuf - 'Issues Raised a Decade Ago Still With Us'

    Daily Trust, 24 January 2013

    Issues militating against Nigeria's quest for nationhood are still around ten years since concerns were first raised about such problems at the first Trust Annual Dialogue, ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Festus Mogae Arrives for Trust Dialogue

    Daily Trust, 22 January 2013

    Former President of Botswana, Mr. Festus Mogae, yesterday said there is hope for Nigeria in spite of the security challenges facing the country. read more »