Monday, October 25, 2021

61 percent Nigerians celebrate safe drinking water

As the world celebrates Water Day, the Pharmaceutical  Society  of Nigeria  (PSN),  has urged  the federal government  of  Nigeria  and  ordinary  citizens  to  remember...

Public sector Reforms in Nigeria

The Bureau of Public Service Reforms in collaboration with an advocacy group has urged Nigerian to ask questions and be informed on the on-going...

Improve health for Nigeria women and children

A coalition of women and children’s health advocacy groups has challenged political office aspirants to explain details of their maternal and child health plans...

UN Chief tasks Nigeria on the post MDGs agenda

With the on-going efforts aimed at designing a successor development framework to the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), the United Nations has tasked political and...

Is Fuel Price Now Deregulated?

In the wake of the steady decline in crude oil prices in recent months, Nigerians anticipated the good news of a drop in pump...
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No Oil, No ‘Protection’?

Boko Haram massacre in Nigeria sees little reaction from US Boko Haram has massacred thousands of civilians in Nigeria, but US officials' response towards the...

Nigerians Condemned To Darkness?

With efforts of successive governments to improve electricity situation of Nigerian amounting to nought, Nuratu A. O. Abdul-Rashid here concludes that inconsistency and corruption...

Soludo vs Iweala: Between the pot and the kettle

“The Coordinating Minister for the Economy, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has promptly responded to a recently published article titled ‘Buhari vs Jonathan – Beyond the...

Civil Society Group advocates effective nutrition for children at all levels

Civil Society Scaling-up Nutrition in Nigeria (CS-SUNN) has agreed to advocate for the effective implementation of Strategic Plan of Action on Nutrition at all...

Between The Military and Online Media

This is indeed a critical period of our national life when a raging war on desperate terrorists has kept military operations in North-East and...

Why Is Jonathan Always Apologising to Obasanjo?

No matter your station in life, you should apologise for your egregious errors. Personally, I like apologies –especially if they are the meaningful, cleansing...

What Is The Dollar Exchange Rate?

The CBN recently restricted direct sales of its official dollar reserves to some sectors of the economy; consequently, the importation of electronics, information technology,...

Nigeria: Reeling In the Web Of Resource Curse?

Without any doubt, the prevailing crash in the price of crude oil in the international oil market is taking a huge toll on oil...

How Austerity Measure Will Impact Nigerians

The devaluation of naira occasioned by the fall of crude oil price at the international market has turned to a thorn, not only in...

Nigerian Economy: Always Back To Square One

By Moshood Isah Federal government has finally decided to introduce some austerity measures despite its recent claim that the drastic drop in global oil prices...

Is US Manipulating Oil Price Movement?

The recent drop in oil prices could be due to more than just lower demand, according to some analysts, who have suggested that the...

AJAOKUTA: Breakthrough At Last?

"You mean the iron rods used in construction are imported??" What happened to the Ajaokuta steel mill? He asked. "Dead," I responded. The propelling factor...
Security Adviser Col. Sambo Dasuki(rts)

The Legal Relationship Between National Security and Foi Act- Yunus Abdulsalam

The Legal Relationship Between National Security and Foi Act By Yunus Abdulsalam There is no gain saying in the fact that open and accessible Government is...

Eastern Railway Line Could Create 1, 600 Jobs

At the flag-off of the Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programme’s (SURE-P) Technical Vocational Education and Training Project (TVET) for the newly recruited staff of...

Security breaches at our airports

Before I begin this week’s commentary, please permit a slight detour. The United States, Britain and France have been a huge disappointment when it...