Time to restructure Nigeria is now —IBB

Time to restructure Nigeria is now —IBB

FORMER military president, General Ibrahim Babangida, came out of political limbo on Sunday to weigh-in heavily on national issues generating tension in the country. In an uncharacteristic lengthy missive to his fellow countrymen, the former [...] The post Time to restructure Nigeria is now —IBB appeared first on Tribune. ...
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Balogun, Okonjo-Iweala laud Adesina’s emergence as 2017 World Food Prize Laureate

Balogun, Okonjo-Iweala laud Adesina’s emergence as 2017 World Food Prize Laureate

Nigeria’s Chargé d’Affaires to the United States Hakeem Balogun and a former Minister of Finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, have lauded the emergence of Dr Akinwumi Adesina as the 2017 World Food Prize Laureate. Balogun and Okonjo-Iweala [...] The post Bal...
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Why Adesina won $250,000 World Food Prize Laureate

Why Adesina won $250,000 World Food Prize Laureate

The World Food Prize Foundation has explained why Dr Akinwumi Adesina won the 250,000 dollars 2017 World Food Prize Laureate prize on Monday. President of the Foundation, Amb. Kenneth Quinn said Adesina won the prize “for driving change in [...] The post...
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Insecurity: Institute to train over 2,000 DSS, Police personnel, others

Insecurity: Institute to train over 2,000 DSS, Police personnel, others

MY project Institute of Security and Strategic Studies, a Non-Governmental Organisation, says it will hold a three-day training workshop for over 2,000 personnel of the DSS, Police and the Nigeria Immigration Service. The Rector of [...] The post Insecurity: I...
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Nigerian pharmaceutical industry needs N30bn bailout ―Okoli

THE Chief Executive Officer of Emzor Pharmaceuticals, Dr Stella Okoli, on Monday said the pharmaceutical industry was in need of urgent government intervention, as it required injection of funds in the region of N30 billion. [...] The post Nigerian pharmaceuti...
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Governor Masari secures release of 61 inmates in Katsina State

GOVERNOR Aminu Masari of Katsina State has personally secured the release of 61 inmates in the state, after paying their fines. The gesture was to enable them regain their freedom and celebrate Eid el-Fitr with [...] The post Governor Masari secures release of...
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Dear President Buhari, your voice note is a quit notice

On February 1, 2017, after series of deliberations with a friend of mine, who is a consultant with one of the largest consulting firms in the world, we decided weThe post Dear President Buhari, your voice note is a quit notice appeared first on TheCable. ...
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NULGE says 26 states owe LGA workers’ salaries

NULGE says 26 states owe LGA workers’ salaries

THE Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) said that 23 states of the federation currently owed local government workers arrears of salaries ranging from one to 16 months. National President of the union, Ibrahim [...] The post NULGE says 26 state...
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Court never said you had power to increase budget, Falana tells lawmakers

Court never said you had power to increase budget, Falana tells lawmakers

Femi Falana, human rights lawyer, says a federal high court never ruled that the national assembly had power to increase estimates of the appropriation act. He was reacting to aThe post Court never said you had power to increase budget, Falana tells lawmakers ...
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Nigeria set to surpass Ghana in annual yam export ―Minister

Nigeria set to surpass Ghana in annual yam export ―Minister

The Federal Government says it is strategizing to surpass Ghana in the export of yam to Europe and other continents. Chief Audu Ogbeh, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, said this when he received [...] The post Nigeria set to surpass Ghana in ...
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