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All Roads Leads to Unilag....As Leadtimes Africa in collaboration with Highstone Global University,Texas, USA Set To Honor Prof Mike Ozekhome, Wife, Akpani, Owolabi others

  All is now set for the much anticipated Leadtimes Africa Magazine in collaboration with Highstone Global University,Texas, USA 'Good Governance summit' in Lagos early next month at the University of Lagos. At the summit,prominent Nigerian businessmen and professionals are selected to be honored during the ceremony. The Theme of this year’s Leadership Summit is titled: Promoting Good Governance Through Capacity Building and Entrepreneurship -antidote to to sustainable peace and Poverty Reduction in Africa.During the ceremony, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, human Rights activist, a pro-democracy campaigner and a leading constitutional lawyer in Africa, Chief Mike A. A. Ozekhome and his wife, Lady Chief Barr. Mrs Josephine Mike Ozekhome will be honoured by Highstone Global University, Texas USA. According to a press statement credited to Professor Maurice Azubuike, president of Highstone Global University, Texas,” Chief Mike Ozekhome will be decorated with honor as a professorial

It's A New Dawn.....As Rosatom starts installation of the word’s first BREST-OD-300 4th generation reactor

  Rosatom has achieved a landmark milestone in construction of a power unit with theinnovative fast neutron BREST-OD-300 reactor on the site of the Pilot demonstration energy complex (PDEC) in Seversk, Tomsk Region (West Siberia). This is the world’s first new generation lead-cooled fast reactor The steel reactor baseplate with the total weight of 165 tons has been installed. The workers have also loaded into the reactor shaft the first part of the reactor vessel – the lower tier of the containment. The containment structure is the outer part of the reactor vessel. It provides retention of heat-insulating concrete, forming an additional localizing barrier of protection, which surrounds the boundary of the coolant circuit. On its surface, the temperature should not exceed 60 degrees Celsius, and the radiation background is actually equal to the natural background. A 300 MW NPP powered by the lead-cooled BREST-OD-300 fast reactor, based on the principles of “natural safety”, is the key e

Naira Vs Dollars.... Senator Ned Nwoko Proffers Pragmatic Way Forward

*Call to Use Naira as the Only Legal Currency in Nigeria Senator Ned Nwoko, representing Delta North in the Federal Republic of Nigeria is not a very happy man right now in view of the pathetic state of Nigeria's local currency against the US Dollars and is Urgently calling for the use of the Naira as the only legal currency in Nigeria and to end other policies that unfairly disadvantage the Naira. He emphasized the need to ban dollar transactions in Nigeria and make the use of Naira compulsory for everyone in the country as the only legal tender.  In a position paper made available to World Industry Leaders Magazine international, Nwoko stressed that the Naira has been relegated to the background while the dollar is visible on the surface, leading to the depreciation of Nigeria's currency. He highlighted the importance of ending other policies that put the Naira at a disadvantaged position  Nwoko's call comes in the context of the ongoing forex crisis in Nigeria, where he

Pomp Pageantry Comes Alive As......Green & White Nigeria Achievers Award of Excellence Holds.

It has come and gone but the magnificent memories will no doubt linger on for a long time to come Yes...the  Green & White Nigeria Achievers Award of Excellence  recently shook the city of Lagos, Nigeria as prominent Nigerians, business moguls, celebrities, politicians, traditional rulers and other important personalities, stormed the prestigious Best Western Starfire Hotel, GRA Ikeja, Lagos on Sunday, December 17th, 2023 to witness the epoch event. Governorship candidate of the New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP), Amb. Olufemi Ajadi Ogunyinbo, won “PHILANTHROPIST OF THE YEAR AWARD 2023/2024. Hon. Dayo Adeneye D1, Co-CEO, Primetime Entertainment, won ICON OF THE YEAR AWARD 2023/2024. ESV. Patrick Ogunjobi, CEO, Patrick Ogunjobi & Co. won 2 categories of the year as EXCEPTIONAL LEADERSHIP & ICON OF MOTIVATION OF THE YEAR AWARD 2023/2024. His Royal Majesty, Kabiyesi Oba Kabiru Kolawale Adelaja Agbabiaka ilufemilaye, Oba of Osolo of Isolo Kingdom, Lagos, won BEST PERFORMING TRAD


  PROF MIKE OZEKHOME, SAN, CON, OFR.  INTRODUCTION   “I like the noise of democracy.”  James Buchanan Jr. The lie that Nigeria is operating a multi-party system of politics or government, with a whopping 18 legally registered political parties (see: INEC, 2023), is daily being perforated by the actual practice of politics (realpolitik, as the Germans call it) in the country; a classic example of appearance being way different from reality. The body language of Nigerian politicians—and the atmosphere of its political trajectory—has always been tilted in favour of at best a two-party and at worst, a one-party set-up. This could be traced back to the First Republic, during the clash of the alliances between the Nigerian National Alliance (NNA) and the United Progressive Grand Alliance (UPGA), well into the Second Republic when the dominant ruling National Party of Nigeria (NPN) sought to smother into oblivion any voice of dissent or opposition but rather foist on the opposition, the H

Pomp & Pageantry Comes Alive.....As Primate Ayodele celebrates Three decades of Services To God

By Mike Cerutti  It has come and gone but Yes! The memories will no doubt linger on for a very long time as respected clergyman Primate Elijah Ayodele, the leader of the INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, celebrated the 30th anniversary of his ministry with a special event that brought together his followers and well-wishers. The event was a significant milestone in the history of the church and was marked with various activities and celebrations. *Key Highlights of the Event:* 1. *Celebration of Achievements:* The event served as a platform to celebrate the numerous achievements and impactful contributions of Primate Ayodele and the INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church over the past three decades. It provided an opportunity for reflection on the journey of the ministry and the positive impact it has had on the lives of its members and the community at large. 2. *Spiritual Commemoration:* As a spiritual leader, Primate Ayodele likely used the occasion to offer prayers, spiritual guidance,