Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Politics of the Economy

Yoruba Grand Rally on Restructuring to hold Sept. 7- S/West leaders

South West leaders met in Lagos on Sunday to unfold plans for an upcoming Yoruba “Grand Rally on Restructuring”. Addressing newsmen after the meeting,...

Federal Executive Council Approves Eastern & Western Narrow-Gauge Rail to the...

  The Monthly National Economic Council (NEC), chaired by Acting President Professor Yemi Osinbajo. The Federal Executive CounciL (FEC) has approved an Interim Agreement for concession...

Biotech Centre To Be Established in Abuja – FG

The Federal Ministry of Science and Technology is to establish a Biotechnology Centre of International Standard in Nigeria, at the National Bio- Technology Development...

OUR ACHIEVEMENTS IN OFFICE ARE UNDENIABLE – PDP

    1. We have read comments made by the National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives’ Congress (APC), Alhaji Bolaji Ojo-Abdullahi, Mallam Garba Shehu, Special...

Nigeria Finds a National Crisis in Every Direction It Turns

Fuel trucks stranded near the main highway of Warri, Nigeria, last month after militants calling themselves the Niger Delta Avengers disrupted fuel distribution. CreditJane Hahn...

I’M OKAY, ONLY NEED TO OBEY DOCTORS’ ORDERS, PRESIDENT BUHARI TELLS...

  President Muhammadu Buhari says there is tremendous improvement in his health, indeed, he wishes to return home, "but I've learnt to obey my doctor's...

ARE THE BIG BRANDS CRUMBLING UNDER THE FEET OF THE SMALLER...

Market share is a dog eat dog world and the winner takes it all! There is no room for slacking , sleeping and feeling...

AKWA IBOM, HOTEL BOOKING LIMITED SIGN MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING ON WEB...

  Akwa Ibom State Government has signed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Hotel Booking Limited to train youths of the state on Web development and...

Jim Iyke joins protesters in Abuja seeking Buhari’s resignation

Nollywood actor, Jim Iyke, has joined outspoken entertainment personality, Charly Boy, and other protesters demanding the resignation of Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari. Charly Boy had on Monday started...

Kashamu not excluded from PDP National Convention

  The attention of the media office of the Senator representing Ogun East Senatorial District at the National Assembly, Buruji Kashamu, has been drawn to...

We are here to change Nigeria’s narrative for Good – Enyinna...

  One thing is that pertaining to other things of life, there is always the need to rethink any standing positions especially, if the status...

Anambra Mourns Victims of Ozubulu Church Killings

    The Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano has declared Monday, August 7, 2017 as a Day of Mourning in honour of the 11...

We have Registered About 18.5 Million Nigerians

Engr. Aliyu Aziz Abubakar, the Director General of National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) engaged journalists and other media houses on the recent strides the...

BEFORE BIAFRA COMES, IGBOS HAVE TO LEAVE LAGOS AND OTHER PARTS...

    Biafra phenomenon isn’t what we can sweep under the carpet anymore, with the coming of Nnamdi Kanu, his imprisonment, release and soaring popularity has...

Aisha Buhari visits Imo, charges women to build bridges of unity

Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari graced the August Meeting of Imo women convened by Wife of the State Governor, Mrs. Nneoma...

Rebranding Nigeria is our collective responsibility!

  It is no longer news that Nigeria wants a New Generation led Government in Nigeria by 2019, however the emphasis should not solely be...

Ngige Delights With Ivorian Under-Study Of Best Practices On Regulation Of...

The Honourable Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige today asserted that the choice of Nigeria by the Ivorian Government to under study...

Acting President commissions parboiled rice mill, Africa’s largest in Kebbi

The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday commissioned the multi-billion Naira Wacot Rice Mill in Argungu, Kebbi State, and the largest of its...

Nigerian Singer D’Banj Electrifies Crowd at Koroga Festival

      It was a double treat for Nairobi revelers last weekend as they were treated to a two-day party of the Koroga Festival held at...

IPOB denies attack on Obiano

  The Indigenous People of Biafra has denied the attack on Obiano at St Joseph's Catholic Church, Ekwulobia on Sunday. It said the purported attack on...

Strike Action: Alvan Ikoku College of Education, Owerri To Embark On...

Baring any last minute changes, the Joint Action Committee (JAC) of Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education, Owerri, may declare industrial action anytime from...

Oduduwa Republic: The making and announcements of a “new country”

ODUDUWA REPUBLIC: THE FULL PRESS RELEASE. The full release read thus: “You will recall that since 1914, when Nigeria was amalgamated at gun point, the country...

Osibanjo: How Uniting the South and Threading Carefully in front of...

You don't go around giving an acting president 10 days ultimatum to do your bidding. That is a travesty and insult to our collective...

OKOWA IS ENJOYING THE TURN OF ANIOMA

  My point remains that Okowa is an Anioma man who are Delta - Igbos otherwise called Delta North and is enjoying the slot of...

Crude Oil: How Will Nigeria & Delta Dwellers Treat...

To whom much is given ,much is expected. Dubai has changed their narratives, Saudi is changing theirs and there is a paradigm shift but...

Nigeria: Get ready for the revolution, to be fore warned is...

Lately, according to reports, Nigeria was placed a at the 19th position in countries that has an attractive investment climate in Africa! This trend...

DSS Warns Security/Anti-corruption Agencies from Using its Name for Illegal Operations

The Department of State Services (DSS) has noted, with dismay and total condemnation, the activities of impostors including some security agencies who have continually...

FASHOLA DROPS 6 PLACES IN THE EFFECTIVENESS RANKING FOR MINISTERS

Fashola, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing has dropped six places in the YNaija Effectiveness Ranking for Ministers. The former Lagos governor, who previously occupied...

Police Warns Disgruntled Elements Against Disrupting Anambra Guber Election

      Our attention has been drawn that some misguided elements have perfected plans to disrupt the relative peace through streets protests and to declare that...

Lagos Gov Suspends Monarch for Faking Kidnap

      Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday approved the immediate suspension of the Baale of Shangisha in Magodo, Chief Yusuf Ogundare for faking...

Anambra Guber not for shallow brains!

  For quite sometime now the media has been agog on the issue of some IPOB members who were allegedly mowed by the military during...

LAGOS POLICE COMMAND CAUTIONS THAT IKORODU RESIDENTS MOVES AROUND WITH...

  The Lagos state police command would like to inform members of the public especially residents in ikorodu and environs,that from henceforth everybody moving around...

Aisha Buhari Speak at African First Ladies’ Forum

Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari has emphasized the need for governments in Africa to work together to facilitate private sector investment...

Biafra : A Metaphor For Restructuring – Chidiebere Okere

    Biafra is now a metaphor for restructuring. Biafra is on everybody's lips- both to those for, and to those against. Biafra trends more than...

Buhari made a mistake with Nnamdi Kanu, Nigeria can blow up

  Former President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Dr. Olisa Agbakoba (SAN), has said that the President Muhammadu Buhari administration made a mistake by charging...

Middle Belt will not join North if Nigeria breaks – Jerry...

      Former Minister of Information, Prof. Jerry Gana has said that the Middle Belt minorities will not follow the North if Nigeria breaks up. Gana said...

Nigeria, Chad Meets on War on Terror Campaigns, Security Agencies in...

The Nigerian Armed Forces Chief of Defence Staff, General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin and his Chadian counterpart, Lieutenant General Mohammad Ibrahim Saed, are in a...

What Exactly are We Restructuring? – Dele Momodu.

  Fellow Nigerians, let me say categorically that I’ve never seen a country where the citizens like to argue over every miniscule issue like Nigeria....

SOUTH SOUTH TERM, NIGER DELTA AND THE IGBO QUESTION? (2)

According to an online commentator known as Amarchi (Amarabae) she said that “If you go into the street of Nigeria and ask, who is...

SOUTH SOUTH TERM, NIGER DELTA AND THE IGBO QUESTION? (1)

To some Nigerians, the term Niger Delta connotes a political term to categorise the oil producing region. In their own view the term Niger...

TOM SAATER IS DOCUMENTING THE AFTERMATH OF THE INSURGENCY IN NORTHEASTERN...

...Every time I go back , it’s heartbreaking.”  – Tom Saater on the aftermath of the insurgency in Nigeria’s northeast. Six years of insurgency in...

Restructuring: ‘Yorubas Are The Most Ungrateful Backstabbers’ – Arewa Youth Coalition

A coalition of Arewa youth has said that “the Yoruba are the most ungrateful stock in Nigeria”, in a statement signed on behalf of...

Pertinent Questions Over DANGOTE Refinery

  The expectation is that when DANGOTE Refinery in Lekki, Lagos starts producing petroleum products, Nigeria will no longer have to import 92% of its...

THE IMPLICATIONS OF PRESIDENT BUHARI ADDRESSING THE COUNTRY IN HAUSA

President Muhammadu Buhari made a brief virtual resurgence from his administrative hiatus, by way of an audio recording. The benevolent message on the recording...

What I will do in Lagos in the Next Two Years...

  The Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, has said his administration will focus on the state’s power, environment and transportation sectors in the next...

Multiple Suicide Bomb Attacks on Sallah Day in Borno

  25th June, 2017 at about 2221hrs. A male suicide bomber, gained entry into the premises of University of Maiduguri, and detonated PBIED on his...

BIAFRA: BETWEEN OJUKWU AND NNAMDI KANU

    On May 30, 1967, following a chain of events in Nigeria, and following weeks of serious consultations between Ojukwu who was the Military Governor...

ON THE CURRICULUM ISSUE (CONCERNING CRK) .

      Nigerian government and lies. They have lied again. The way Nigerian government behaves is like a thief who wants to steal a fowl. He...

Etisalat vs Banks: CBN, NCC intervene to save jobs, Asset Stripping

  Following the deepening crisis between Etisalat and a consortium of 13 Nigerian Banks over a syndicated loan of about US$1.2 billion granted the telecom...

Anambra 2017: NDIGBO NOLLYWOOD URGES SUPPORT FOR GOV. OBIANO, CALLS FOR...

    As Anambra state 2017 governorship election gradually approaches, the Nollywood Igbo Movie industry have resolved to throw their weight in support of His Excellency,...

Dino Melaye’s recall: Controversy as dead gubernatorial aspirant allegedly puts signature

As the recall process of the senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye thickens and causes tension in Kogi State, a former governorship aspirant under...

Anambra Refutes Reports on Discovery of Arms, Yams in Nnewi

    The attention of the Anambra State Government is drawn to stories trending in the public domain stating that arms were found in a vehicle...

Bauchi Police Boss Assures Igbo Community of Adequate Security

    In order to ensure Public safety among all citizens in Bauchi State,the Commissioner of Police Bauchi State Command, CP Garba Baba Umar has today...

Why South East Development Comission Will Be A Ruse

Oil was discovered in Nguzu and Edda of the old Afikpo division now in Ebonyi state by the colonial government donkey years back .It...

STATEMENT BY KADUNA STATE GOVERNMENT AS SIGNED AND RELEASED BY SAMUEK...

STATEMENT BY KADUNA STATE GOVERNMENT AS SIGNED AND RELEASED BY SAMUEK ARUWAN, SA TO GOV EL RUFAI ON MEDIA         Kaduna State Government condemns in the...

Arewa Youths Ultimatum : Is this a threat to Igbo or...

Recently, the civilised world and the country was dazed and taken aback over the threat sand the ultimatum that Arewa youth or the Northern...

WHY IS BISOLA ABAYOMI-OJO YET TO BE EXTRADITED TO ANSWER FOR...

Although 9,293 people have currently signed the ongoing petition against Anthonia Bisola Abayomi-Ojo, the United States Government insists that only a warrant for her...

South East Representatives Demands for Referendum

The calls for restructuring of the country as gathered momementum with the polity. The members of the house of assembly has called for a...

Aisha Buhari at World Village Festival, restates commitment to cause of...

Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari has restated the commitment of Future Assured Programme to the core values of partnership, accountability and...

Presidency replies allegation that Osinbajo appoints Yorubas, RCCG members

The presidency has dismissed as smear campaign, allegations of nepotism and favouritism against Acting President Yemi Osinbajo. The presidency was reacting to an article by...

Nigerians Stranded In Foreign Universities Due To Paucity Of Funds

The Presidential Special Scholarship Scheme for Innovations and Development (PRESSID) an avenue where bright Nigerians can be sponsored on a scholarship programme overseas has...

Nigeria is not pulling out of Paris Agreement – FG

The federal government has said that Nigeria is not going to follow on the heels of the United States of America and pull out...

Osinbajo, Dangote, others in industrial policy council

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday at the State House in Abuja inaugurated the Nigerian Industrial Policy and Competitiveness Advisory Council. The council is chaired by...

TWO YEARS ON, NIGERIANS ARE NOT CONVINCED ABOUT PRESIDENT BUHARI’S FIGHT...

At the launch of Senator Dino Melaye’s book titled ‘Antidotes for Corruption: The Nigerian Story’, the Nigerian Senate President, Bukola Saraki, said that he...

BIAFRA: WHAT THE YOUNG IGBO YOUTHS ARE NOT UNDERSTANDING

I was speaking to a very young pharmacist from the South East yesterday. I advanced the restructuring/true Fiscal Federalism as what I believe is...

ICT start ups don’t impress Nigerian Banks

Technology has and still continues to play a vital role in the development and advancement of African economies at large. Constantly  reinforcing regional trends...

MAY 30 SIT-AT-HOME: CHANGING THE NARRATIVES AND DYNAMICS OF THE IGBO...

  May 30th, 2017, will be a day that Nigeria and Africa mustn’t forget in a hurry! A day the Biafrans will want to remember...

Biafra at 50

  It was on May 30, 1967 that Col. Emeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu, the military governor of Eastern Nigeria, declared that region the Republic of Biafra. A...

Gbenga Adeboye And The APC Masquerade

  Thirteen years ago, Gbenga Adeboye passed on to eternity. He was laid to rest in May 2003. An indigene of Ode-Omu in Osun State,...

FG, States, LGCs Share N415bn for April, 2017

A total of N415.730 billion has been distributed as Federal Allocation for the month of April 2017 by the Federal Government, State Governments and...
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