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Involving students in anti-corruption war

Involving students in anti-corruption war By Mahmud Abdulsalam In a statement of naked fact on anti-corruption and before the Independent Corrupt Practices and Related Offences Act...
Dr Yusuf Lawal Ilorin Emirate

Ilorin Emirate: Tackling Youths Unemployment and Crime Control

Ilorin Emirate: Tackling Youths Unemployment and Crime Control By Yusuf Lawal The Ilorin Emirate Descendants Progressive Union (IEDPU), as the parent body of all socio-cultural groups,...

A Strong Foundation for Greater Impact

A Strong Foundation for Greater Impact Despite expectations that growth will be robust in the near term, developing countries face challenges to keep up the...

All Change!!!   Nigeria Is Not An Oil Economy

All Change!!!   Nigeria Is Not An Oil Economy By Kemi Adeosun Descriptions of Nigeria’s economy often include such phrases as ‘Africa’s largest oil producer’ and ‘the oil...

Diezani’s N7.6bn Finally Forfeited to Govt by Court Order

A Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered permanent forfeiture of N 7, 644, 700, 000.00 belonging to former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani...

Niger Delta threatens Nigeria’s economy

Months have passed since the Niger Delta Avengers have launched an attack on Nigeria’s oil pipelines, yet leaders in the region are warning trouble...

NNPC kills N4tr fuel investment

About N4 trillion downstream investments are being threatened, as over 198 private depots or tank farms across the country have remained idle since the...
Naira Dollar

Forex Crashing: Matters Arising

Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has reaffirm its determination to sustain the resurgence of the Naira via continuous provision of foreign exchange to ensure...

Implications of Paris-Club Loan Refund

Nigerians are worried over lack of frugality and sense of imprudence demonstrated by a good number of the state governors in utilization of the...

Oyo-Ita: Delivering A 3-Year Strategic Plan For The Federal Civil Service

Recently, the Federal Government for the first time unveiled a rare programme aimed at consolidating the Federal Civil Service. It is the three-year Strategic...

FG, States, LGs Share N429bn in March 2017

A total of N429.127 billion has been distributed as federal allocation for the month of February 2017 to federal government, state governments and local...

Oil Exploration in the North: Matters Arising

At the start of 2016, President Muhammadu Buhari gave orders to the Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru,...

Cleaning the MDAs through Forensic auditing

The Federal Government has ordered all Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to prepare an inventory of all fixed assets held as at 31st December...

Thai Citizens Make a Bid for Peace

By Ibrahim Sheme A watershed event that promises to lead to the cessation of sectarian violence in Thailand took place recently. It took place on...

Nigeria Amidst Impending Food Shortage

The incessant warnings about the possibility of Nigeria facing famine in the nearest future may have been taken with a pinch of salt by...

Can 2017 Budget End Recession?

The presidential prophecy on ending current economic recession before this year ends is quite reassuring. However, some antitheses have been put forward by Nigerians...

Rann Airstrike and Humanitarian Efforts

All through history, people have been displaced as a result of war, famine, earthquake, flood and other natural disasters. Instinctively, victims of such happenstance...
NNPC Towers

NNPC Refinery Loses 2billion Naira to Illegal Tappers

The Kaduna Refining and Petrochemical Company Limited (KRPC), a subsidiary of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), loses an average of 2.2 billion naira...

Reforming the Nigerian Tax System

In developed and emerging economies of the world, taxation remains a veritable source of revenue for government to put in place necessary infrastructure and...

Dealing with the Menace of Sub-standard Tyres in Nigeria

All over the world, roads are prime infrastructural contributors to micro and macro-economic development of any nation. As a matter of fact, it is...
Live Covid-19
United States 1,870,238
Cases: 1,870,238
Deaths: 107,620
Recovered: 618,867
Active: 1,143,751
Brazil 539,045
Cases: 539,045
Deaths: 30,486
Recovered: 211,080
Active: 297,479
Russia 423,741
Cases: 423,741
Deaths: 5,037
Recovered: 186,985
Active: 231,719
Spain 287,012
Cases: 287,012
Deaths: 27,127
Active: 259,885
United Kingdom 277,985
Cases: 277,985
Deaths: 39,369
Active: 238,616
Italy 233,515
Cases: 233,515
Deaths: 33,530
Recovered: 160,092
Active: 39,893
India 207,135
Cases: 207,135
Deaths: 5,829
Recovered: 100,205
Active: 101,101
France 189,220
Cases: 189,220
Deaths: 28,940
Recovered: 68,812
Active: 91,468
Germany 184,021
Cases: 184,021
Deaths: 8,643
Recovered: 166,400
Active: 8,978
Peru 170,039
Cases: 170,039
Deaths: 4,634
Recovered: 68,507
Active: 96,898
Turkey 165,555
Cases: 165,555
Deaths: 4,585
Recovered: 129,921
Active: 31,049
Iran 157,562
Cases: 157,562
Deaths: 7,942
Recovered: 123,077
Active: 26,543
Chile 108,686
Cases: 108,686
Deaths: 1,188
Recovered: 44,946
Active: 62,552
Mexico 93,435
Cases: 93,435
Deaths: 10,167
Recovered: 67,491
Active: 15,777
Canada 92,390
Cases: 92,390
Deaths: 7,395
Recovered: 50,271
Active: 34,724
Saudi Arabia 89,011
Cases: 89,011
Deaths: 549
Recovered: 65,790
Active: 22,672
China 83,022
Cases: 83,022
Deaths: 4,634
Recovered: 78,315
Active: 73
Pakistan 76,398
Cases: 76,398
Deaths: 1,621
Recovered: 27,110
Active: 47,667
Qatar 60,259
Cases: 60,259
Deaths: 43
Recovered: 36,036
Active: 24,180
Belgium 58,615
Cases: 58,615
Deaths: 9,505
Recovered: 15,934
Active: 33,176
Bangladesh 52,445
Cases: 52,445
Deaths: 709
Recovered: 11,120
Active: 40,616
Netherlands 46,647
Cases: 46,647
Deaths: 5,967
Active: 40,680
Belarus 44,255
Cases: 44,255
Deaths: 243
Recovered: 19,195
Active: 24,817
Ecuador 39,994
Cases: 39,994
Deaths: 3,394
Recovered: 19,823
Active: 16,777
Sweden 38,589
Cases: 38,589
Deaths: 4,468
Active: 34,121
Singapore 35,836
Cases: 35,836
Deaths: 24
Recovered: 23,175
Active: 12,637
South Africa 35,812
Cases: 35,812
Deaths: 705
Recovered: 17,291
Active: 17,816
United Arab Emirates 35,788
Cases: 35,788
Deaths: 269
Recovered: 18,726
Active: 16,793
Portugal 32,895
Cases: 32,895
Deaths: 1,436
Recovered: 19,869
Active: 11,590
Switzerland 30,874
Cases: 30,874
Deaths: 1,920
Recovered: 28,500
Active: 454