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    Moghalu: N18,000 is poverty wage — but above N30,000 will create massive inflation

Moghalu: N18,000 is poverty wage — but above N30,000 will create massive inflation

Kingsley Moghalu, presidential candidate of the Young Progressives Party (YPP), says there will be "massive" inflation if a minimum wage of over N30,000 is approved.Organised labour is agitating for an increment of the present N18,000 minimum wage to N30,000, and a proposal to the effect has been submitted to President Muhammadu Buhari.Commenting on the development in an interview with journalists at the [...]

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    ‘Nigeria not yet a nation’ — Moghalu makes case for restructuring

‘Nigeria not yet a nation’ — Moghalu makes case for restructuring

Kingsley Moghalu, presidential candidate of Young Progressives Party (YPP), says Nigeria is not yet a nation.Moghalu said this on Monday while speaking at the sixth annual conference of the Nigerian Political Science Association (south-east).The conference held at the University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN), Enugu state.The former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) said Nigeria is a nation waiting [...]

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    Moghalu: APC, PDP can’t fix Nigeria… I’m the man for the job

Moghalu: APC, PDP can’t fix Nigeria… I’m the man for the job

Kingsley Moghalu, presidential candidate of the Young Progressives Party (YPP) in the 2019 elections, says he is the best man for the job. In a statement on Tuesday, Moghalu said Nigeria needs a visionary leader who would turn the fortunes of the country around and build a "real nation".He said the country cannot keep "recycling the same old politicians" who [...]

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    Nigeria ‘will be lucky’ to have Moghalu as president

Nigeria ‘will be lucky’ to have Moghalu as president

Emeka Anyaoku, former secretary-general of Commonwealth , has reportedly endorsed Kingsley Moghalu, presidential candidate of the party Young Progressives Party (YPP) in the 2019 elections.According to Chukwuka Obi, a writer, Anyaoku said Nigeria “will be lucky” to have Moghalu as its president.Obi said the elder statesman made the comment during their interaction on a flight on Monday.A former deputy governor [...]

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    UK analyst rates Moghalu as Nigeria’s most intriguing presidential candidate

UK analyst rates Moghalu as Nigeria’s most intriguing presidential candidate

Ian King, a UK business analyst and Sky News presenter, has described Kingsley Moghalu as the most intriguing candidate in the 2019 presidential election.A former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Moghalu is seeking to unseat Buhari under the platform of the Young Progressive Party (YPP).Among his key manifestos are fight against poverty and unemployment, as well [...]

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    It’s time to retire corrupt politicians, says Moghalu as he clinches YPP presidential ticket

It’s time to retire corrupt politicians, says Moghalu as he clinches YPP presidential ticket

Kingsley Moghalu, a former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has emerged presidential candidate of the Young Progressives Party (YPP).Speaking after clinching the party's ticket in Abuja on Saturday, Moghalu said the time had come to retire corrupt politicians and build a great nation.In August, Moghalu withdrew from the Presidential Aspirants Coming Together (PACT) which produced Fela [...]

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    My presidential bid still on course, says Moghalu

My presidential bid still on course, says Moghalu

Kingsley Moghalu, presidential candidate of the Young Progressive Party (YPP), has withdrawn from the Presidential Aspirants Coming Together (PACT) which produced Fela Durotoye as its consensus candidate ahead of 2019 elections.PACT is made up of some 18 presidential hopefuls who came together to form a united front ahead of the elections.Durotoye, who is of the Alliance for New Nigeria (ANN), [...]

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    Moghalu on anti-Buhari coalition: Nigerians need paradigm shift — not regrouping of old career politicians

Moghalu on anti-Buhari coalition: Nigerians need paradigm shift — not regrouping of old career politicians

Kingsley Moghalu, a presidential aspirant of the Young Progressives Party (YPP), says what Nigerians need is a generational shift in governance and not allegiance to “same old career politicians”.Moghalu said this while reacting to the memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and 37 political parties.The Reformed All Progressives Congress (R-APC), a breakaway faction of the [...]

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    We are all witnesses to failure of Buhari’s government, says Moghalu on Plateau killings

We are all witnesses to failure of Buhari’s government, says Moghalu on Plateau killings

Kingsley Moghalu, Young Progressive Party’s presidential candidate, says Nigerians are witnesses to the "failure" of the President Muhammadu Buhari's administration to protect lives and property.The former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) said this in reaction to the killing of over 80 people in Plateau state during the weekend.Fifty houses and two cars were reportedly destroyed in [...]

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    Let me shake Kesto’s table

Let me shake Kesto’s table

YAHAYA MOH'D USMANOn a normal day, I don't join issues with people, because I feel I have gone past talking about individuals. At this stage, I discuss ideas and innovation.I must say this, that the action of the Niger state deputy governor Ahmed Ketso on Saturday, the fateful day Kingsley Moghalu, a presidential aspirant came to Minna for a [...]

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    Moghalu, Durotoye ask Nigerians  to get involved in nation-building

Moghalu, Durotoye ask Nigerians to get involved in nation-building

Kingsley Moghalu, former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has urged Nigerians to be actively involved in the process of nation-building.Moghalu, a presidential aspirant, made the call on Tuesday while speaking at the 11th edition of The Platform, a programme organised by the Covenant Christian Centre in Lagos.Moghalu said the current problems facing the country would be [...]

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    Moghalu: Buhari has a record of increasing poverty — I can do better

Moghalu: Buhari has a record of increasing poverty — I can do better

Kingsley Moghalu, a presidential aspirant, says President Muhammadu Buhari has a record of increasing poverty and insecurity in Nigeria.Moghalu said this in reaction to Buhari's announcement that he would seek a second term in office.The president made his ambition known at the national executive council meeting of the All Progressives Congress (APC).In a statement issued on Tuesday, Moghalu said he [...]

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    Moghalu asks FG to avoid more foreign loans

Moghalu asks FG to avoid more foreign loans

Kingsley Moghalu, former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has advised the federal government against taking more foreign loans.Speaking on 'The Wealth of Nations and the Imperative of Economic Transformation' at the Bullion Lecture, the professor said this would prevent mortgaging the future generations of Nigeria.The lecture was organised by the Centre for Financial Journalism.The former CBN official [...]

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    Email to Kingsley Moghalu: I believe in your capability

Email to Kingsley Moghalu: I believe in your capability

BY ADETUNJI ADENIRAN Good day prof,I would like to congratulate you on your declaration to contest as a presidential candidate in the coming general elections in Nigeria. Also, I became a devote fan of yours ever since I came across your profile on your well put website. You inspire me in so many ways that I cannot begin to articulate and I [...]

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    I look forward to collaborating with you — Fela Durotoye tells Moghalu on presidential race

I look forward to collaborating with you — Fela Durotoye tells Moghalu on presidential race

Fela Durotoye, consulting guru and leadership coach, says he is willing to collaborate with Kingsley Moghalu, former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, and other credible Nigerians willing to run for a new Nigeria.Taking to his social media accounts on Wednesday, after Moghalu declared to run, Durotoye said it is time to end bitter rivalry and character assassination [...]

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    Fela Durotoye, Donald Duke… can a good man be king?

Fela Durotoye, Donald Duke… can a good man be king?

The kitchen is getting more populated and the heat is gradually coming on. Omoyele Sowore, founder of Sahara Reporters; Fela Durotoye, consulting guru and leadership coach; Donald Duke, former governor of Cross Rivers; Kingsley Moghalu, former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria.These men, and the usual suspects -- Atiku Abubakar, former vice-president and President Muhammadu Buhari -- will [...]

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