Saturday, September 22, 2018

Politics of the Economy

IMO STATE: THE NEED TO HAVE A TECHNOCRAT THAT CAN CHANGE...

  Imo state is sick no doubt about this. It is no longer news that the economy of Imo state is in a such terrible...

CLEEN Drums Support for EFCC on Anti-Corruption Fight

  Executive Director, CLEEN Foundation, Benson Olugbuo has commended the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, for its dogged fight against corruption and encouraged the...

Against All Odds , Tony Elumelu Foundation Brings Emmanuel Macron To...

Tony Elumelu Foundation ,a non governmental agency that is focused on youth empowerment, owned and been managed by Tony Elumelu has brought Emmanuel Macron...

Electronic Voting, Can It Eliminate Thuggery, Intimidation & Violence?

  Could electronic voting be a workable solution to eliminating thuggery, victimization and intimidation in future Nigerian elections? Pros: people can vote from the comfort of...

41 Items Still Banned Under Nigeria-China Currency Swap Deal

  _ The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) said the Nigeria-China currency swap deal would not cover the importation of the 41 items banned in its...

Buhari Will Get Over 1m Votes In S’east, Says VON DG

  The Director General of Voice of Nigeria (VON), Mr. Osita Okechukwu, on Sunday in Enugu declared that unlike the 2015 election, President Muhammadu Buhari...

President Muhammadu Buhari’s 2018 Democracy Day speech ON MAY 29, 20187

  My Dear Nigerians! Today marks the 19thyear of our nascent democracy and the 3rdAnniversary of this administration. I am thankful to Almighty God for bringing...

Imo Guber: Youths root for ABC Transport Boss

  As the preparations for various parties primaries are coming to a head, youths from the 27 local government areas of Imo State have cued...

APGA DECRIES WANTON LOSS OF LIVES AND STATE OF LAWLESSNESS

    The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) decries the prevalent spate of killings​, wanton loss of lives and state of lawlessness pervading the nation. The party...

How Kano Citizens Swam Away Their Lack In Ganduje’s Swimming Pool

Parks are luxury in Nigerian cityscape , some administrators consider it a waste of public space and folks consider it elitist. In saner climes...

Investing in Africa: Creating an Advanced Ecosystem of Corporate-backed Innovation

Over the past two decades, a number of African economies have shown remarkable growth – with several African corporates establishing a formidable presence in...

Most Nigerian States Are Living On Life Support – Peter Obi

    The former governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi has decried that most Nigerian states are currently living on life support. He lamented that...

SPEECH BY PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI DURING THE WORKING LUNCH ON HIS...

    I have just had excellent discussions with President Trump and I would like to reiterate my immense gratitude to you, Mr. President for your...

PRESS STATEMENT BY MR. PRESIDENT DURING HIS VISIT TO THE UNITED...

Good day, Ladies and Gentlemen of the media. It has been a pleasure and honour to visit Washington DC at the kind invitation of President...

Annual States Viability Index ASVI: 36 States Generate N931bn IGR Against...

  Lagos Generates More IGR than 30 States Combined …. Economic Viable States: Lagos, Ogun, Rivers, Edo, Kwara, Enugu, Kano and Delta States … Poor...

Nigerian Communications Commission Holds 37th Edition of Consumer Town Hall Meeting...

Nigerian Communications Commission Holds 37th Edition of Consumer Town Hall Meeting in Epe Town , Lagos State. -Theme: Information and Education as a Catalyst for...

How Industrialization In South East Would Reduce Emigration

Enugu Free Trade Zone which was projected to create some 30,000 jobs and to attract some $500 million investments to the State has not...

Buhari Puts To Rest Speculations and Declares For Presidency In 2019

  With a lot of speculation whether the president would contest or not, the president has cleared the air at the national executive council meeting...

Meet Botswana’s 30-year-old female minister Bogolo Kenewendo

Meet Botswana’s new Minister of Investment, Trade and Industry, 30-year-old Bogolo Joy Kenewendo. She was one of the ministers appointed by Botswana’s new president Mokgweetsi...

We’ve Learnt From Our Mistakes, PDP Apologises To Nigerians

Giving a keynote speech on Monday, at an event in Abuja with the theme: Nation-building: Resetting The Agenda, he admitted that although the party...

“Don’t Lose Sleep Over Me”, Ekweremadu Tells Constituents

  The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekwereamdu, has, once again, asked his constituents and supporters not to lose sleep over the Motion...

Endless Desperation to Annihilate , Fraustrate , Nail Ekweremadu

    Without knowing it, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has virtually made a super human out of this man called Senator Ike Ekweremadu. It...

AfCFTA Rwanda: We can travel in 27 countries now on the...

Africa made history today! We can travel in 27 countries now on the continent with no visa needed. 44 we would work and trade...

My husband is a caring man, he will do well as...

  Wife of Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Deaconesses Janet Olusola has described her husband as a man of God and a caring man with a...

Igbos Should Join APC, Vote Buhari In 2019 To Gain Igbo...

  Minister of Transport, Hon Chibuike Amaechi has called on the Igbos to support President Muhammadu Buhari for second term as a way of giving...

President Buhari Sympathises With Yobe State Citizens (Photos)

  President Buhari on a Sympathy visit to Yobe State over Abduction of 110 School Girls from Dapchi on 14th Mar 2018 President Buhari accompanied by...

Lagos State Land Use Charge Act 2018 – An Uncalled For...

Those kick against the implementation of the revised LUC Act appears to be no more than people living with the fear of the harmless,...

Governor Wike faults method adopted by security agencies in destroying illegal...

  Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that the black soot damaging the state's environment is mainly caused by Federal Security Agencies destroying...

PresidentVisit:Pleateu Declares Public Holidays , Citizens Came En Mass & Show...

The president, Muhammadu Buhari was on a working visit to Plateau state. The citizen of the state came out en masse to welcome the...

South Africa: Julius Malema Tagged Dangerous and Encouraging Farm Terrorism !

  Now that South Africa has voted overwhelmingly to take over uncompensated lands from the Whites, expect to see international conspiracy in sanctions and what...

Yusuf Buhari Bounces Back To Health, Welcomed By Loving Family

Just like the proverbial cat with nine lives , the son of the president , Yusuf Buhari bounced back to health. In the words...

We Spent The Last Two Years Digging Nigeria Out Of Mess...

  The President also appealed to the party faithful not to relax and support the presidential committee led by former governor Bola Tinubu, to reconcile...

Lagos Sea Ports: A Blessing or A Curse To The Country...

  Lagos already has two sea ports - Apapa and Tincan Island ports. By the time the port at Lekki Free Trade Zone comes up...

Why We Appointed Wole Soyinka to Head FRSC 30 Years Ago-...

  A Goodwill Message on 30th Anniversary of FRSC I am  delighted that the Federal Road Safety Corps is marking its 30th year of existence....

REASONS BEHIND THE DEMOLITION OF APC’s FACTION OFFICE IN KADUNA

The demolition of the building on Tuesday morning has caused a political storm as it comes just days after the faction of the party...

Nigerian Senate adopted the Electoral Acts Committee Report and has therefore...

. Key points of the amendment include 1. Card Reader technology to be fully implemented henceforth. There shall now be full biometric accreditation of voters with...

AN ADDRESS PRESENTED BY THE CATHOLIC BISHOPS’ CONFERENCE OF NIGERIA (CBCN)...

  Your Excellency, We, the representatives of the Catholic Bishops of Nigeria, bring you our cordial greetings and blessings. We desired this meeting, in order to...

Is there Any Bond between Obiano and Ekwueme ?

  Anambra is one of the few states in Nigeria that are blessed with many distinguished statesmen and women. A little over five years ago,...

2019 General Elections: NCC collaborates with INEC

The Management of Independent National Electoral Commission lead by its Chairman Professor Mahmood Yakubu paid a courtesy visit to the Nigerian Communications Commission Head...

NIA DG: FACTS OF THE MATTER

  A lot of half-truths, misinformation, and outright falsehood have attended the announcement of a new Director-General for the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), in the...

A Zimbabwean University Graduate, Francis Gwatidzo Hawks Banana For A Living...

A Zimbabwean man, Francis Gwatidzo wears his academic graduation cap and gown as he offers bananas to a motorists on a street in Harare,...

Kwankwaso: Don’t Visit Kano Now, Police Warns !

  The attention of Kano State Police Command is drawn to the intended visit to Kano State on 30th January, 2018 by the former Executive...

APC’s panel backs resource control, state police

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Committee on restructuring has recommended state police, amendment to Land Use Act, merger of some states and states’ control...

PRESCOM: FG Plans Commission for the Control of Arms and Weapons

  The Minister of Defence Mansur Muhammad Dan-Ali has thanked the President, Commander -in Chief- of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria...

ALHAJI LAI MOHAMMED. RESPONDS TO FMR. PRESIDENT, OLUSEGUN OBASANJO

  We have read the press statement by former President Olusegun Obasanjo on the State of the Nation. For the record, Chief Obasanjo is a patriot,...

Nigeria’s Political Deadlock Threatens Economic Rebound

Nigeria’s central bank has fallen victim to a battle between President Muhammadu Buhari and his parliament. The Monetary Policy Committee won’t meet as scheduled this week because...

IMO STATE HAS NOT ADOPTED AND DOES NOT INTEND TO ADOPT...

  The attention of the RESCUE GOVERNMENT of Imo State has been drawn to the wild and unsubstantiated rumour currently making the rounds that parts...

Buhari begs Benue Leaders To Accommodate Fulani herdsmen ‘In The Name...

    President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to the government and people of Benue State to exercise restraint following the recent attacks on some communities in...

GOVERNOR LALONG APOLOGISES TO GOVERNOR ORTOM

  “I must say that I humbly apologise for my comments because I have seen that it was really misconceived and misinterpreted. That generated a...

APC RALLY IN UMUAHIA, A CASE OF RUNAWAY NUN TALKING ILL...

I don't understand politicians. This is my opinion!I am still very new in the game of politics. There is this aspect of politicians that I...

President Buhari Must Flush Out The Bad Eggs & Give Youths...

    In this interview, Pastor Patrick Chima the Senior Pastor of Fountain of Life Int’l Gospel Ministry located in Suleja, Niger State, speaks on the...

NIGERIAN ARMY PARTNERS WITH INNOSON VEHICLES MANUFACTURING COMPANY FOR MILITARY VEHICLES...

  The Nigerian Army has today Tuesday 2nd January 2018, formally gone into partnership with Nigerian indigenous motor manufacturing company, Innoson Motors Manufacturing Company for...

Governor Wike calls on Rivers people to work for the development...

Governor Wike calls on Rivers people to work for the development of the state Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has called on Rivers people...

Obasanjo becomes UN envoy to Liberia

UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, has announced that he is sending former Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo to Liberia to support the transfer of power peacefully...

Goodluck Jonathan speaks about Yusuf Buhari’s Accident

Far away in Liberia monitoring elections, the former Nigerian president, Goodluck E. Jonathan expresses himself over the tragic accident of president Buhari's son who...

Lagos Saves N87bn with Removal of Roundabout in Lekki-Epe Expressway

  The removal of six roundabouts along the Lekki-Epe Expressway has saved residents and motorists in the corridor about N87billion yearly, a report of the...

Liberian President-Elect, George Oppong Weah

Liberian President-Elect, George Oppong Weah. It would be recalled that in 1995, Arsenè Wenger's protégé George Weah conquered the World, European and African football to...

EMERGING DIMENSIONS IN ELECTIONEERING CAMPAIGNS: ANAMBRA AS A CASE STUDY

  With the just-concluded election in Anambra State, which was won by Willie Obiano, the candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, Nigeria may have...

Lagos Disburses N635mn for Scholarships of 8419 Students

  The Lagos State Government on Friday said it would commence the disbursement of bursaries and scholarships totaling N635.576million to a total of 8,419 students...

HASHTAGS AND SOCIAL MEDIA: WHY GT BANK & OTHERS MUST...

The recent imbroglio between one of the Nigeria's foremost Industrialist, Innocent Chukwuma ,known in the manufacturing circles as Innoson and Guarantee Trust Bank Plc,...

PDP Convention fallout: Dickson begs Adeniran, Mantu, others

By Emmanuel Oloniruha The National Reconciliation Committee of the People’s Democratic Party led by Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa on Tuesday visited some aggrieved members...

Falana speaks on NGO bill, says worst in Nigeria’s history

Human rights lawyer, Mr Femi Falana, has described the Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) Bill as the ‘worst piece of legislation’ in the history of Nigeria. Falana...

Nigerian Law School Churns Out 4,294 Lawyers!

  New Lawyers The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Samuel Nkannu Walter Onnoghen has charged legal practitioners in the country to always resort to...

Okorocha renames Ministry of Happiness, blames printer’s devil

By Ugonne Uzoma The Rochas Okorocha administration has blamed the printer’s devil, for the wrong christening of the Ministry of Happiness. Chief Press Secretary to the...

KANO STATE, THE PAST,THE PRESENT AND DE- INDUSTRIALIZATION

KANO STATE, THE PAST,THE PRESENT AND DE- INDUSTRIALIZATION Kano State can be likened to the Pearl of the North, a city that is been associated...

GOVERNOR ROCHAS OKOROCHA SWEARS-IN 28 COMMISSIONERS & 27 LG TRANSITION COMMITTEE...

GOVERNOR ROCHAS OKOROCHA SWEARS-IN 28 COMMISSIONERS & 27 LG TRANSITION COMMITTEE CHAIRMEN - URGES THEM TO PROVE THEIR WORTH - CLAIMS THAT HIS ADMINISTRATION HAS COMPLETED...

Kengema Unity Forum endorses Governor Wike for Re-election

Kengema Unity Forum endorses Governor Wike for Re-election In appreciation of the quality projects and programmes executed by the Rivers State Governor, the Kengema Unity...

New Toll Gates To Be Located At Old Spots – Fashola

Government has announced that it has concluded plans to re-introduce tolls on major highways across the country. The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr....

PRESIDENT BUHARI ORDERS MILITARY CRACKDOWN ON BANDITRY IN ZAMFARA; APPROVES NEW...

  President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered a military crackdown on bandits operating in rural communities in Zamfara State, following fresh attacks on some communities in...

Buhari dares IPOB, shuts down Anambra

  Awka, the Anambra State capital, on Wednesday stood still for President Muhammadu Buhari as he attended the grand finale of the campaign of the...
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