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Thursday, November 26, 2020

On Making Stamp Duty The New Black Gold

On Making Stamp Duty The New Black Gold By Muhammad Nami This matter of making the Stamp Duty (and by implication tax revenue) the next black...

The Impact of Covid-19 on Food Security in Africa 

The Impact of Covid-19 on Food Security in Africa  By Prof. Njuguna Ndung’u The COVID-19 pandemic has affected all sectors of economies globally. Here in Africa,...

2019: Nigeria’s stock market ends in red, 2020 offers hope

2019: Nigeria’s stock market ends in red, 2020 offers hope By Chinyere Joel-Nwokeoma (NAN) With no fewer than six days of trading before the year ends,...

Nigeria not a Socially Cohesive country-Report

Nigeria not a Socially Cohesive country-Report The Africa Polling Institute (API) has recently released the Nigeria Social Cohesion Survey report #NSCS2019. The report amongst other...

LESSONS FROM MANDELA`S STRUGGLE FOR AFRICAN LIBERATION

LESSONS FROM MANDELA`S STRUGGLE FOR AFRICAN LIBERATION (Being Text Of A Paper Delivered By Dr Philip Afaha During The 2019 Nelson Mandela Memorial Lecture @...

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...
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