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2011 Election: Nigerian Women Insists on 40% Representation or Nothing

Ahead of the 2011 general elections, Nigerian women have insisted on 40 percent representation in political positions in government houses, ministerial appointments and legislative...

FG Repeals Laws That Hamper Private Sector Investments

The Finance Minister of State, Mr. Remi Babalola has disclosed o that policy agenda of the Federal Government would bring succour to the socio-economic...

Panel to Investigate Issuance of Temporary Licence to Vessel Owners

The Minister of Transport, Alhaji Ibrahim Isa Bio has constituted a five-man committee to look into the implementation of the Cabotage regime since its...

Odds against downstream deregulation

  President Umaru Yar’Adua wants Nigerians to see the economic benefits of deregulation and embrace it with open arms. A whopping N600 billion plus...

Still a long shot to stable electricity

  6000 megawatts of electricity by end of 2009. That is the promise. Everybody has been wishing and praying it comes true this time....

Madam Rebranding Akunyili Confesses on Deteriorating Educational Sector

In her first public confession over the deteriorating condition of the Nigerian universities, the country’s ambassador of Rebranding campaign, Professor Dora Akunyili has...

Scammers Forged Senate President’s Cheque

  … As EFCC Arraigned Nigerian Ambassador on Corruption Charges The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC arraigned three men...

Nigeria Canvases for Investment in Agriculture

The Nigerian government has stated that poverty alleviation, the eradication of hunger and realizing the goals of the MDGs are dependent on increased...

Economists Call for Sincerity on Deregulation

The proposed deregulation of the petroleum sector would ensure product availability and price stability if government is sincere and allow genuine investors to...

NEMA Graduates Search and Rescue Officers

As part of the initiative of the Federal Government to forestall emergency and disaster situation in the country, the National Emergency Management Agency...

FG Earmarks N1.5bn for Year 2009 Pest Control Exercise

As part of measures to intensify crop protection for enhanced food security, the Federal Government has earmarked the sum of One Billion, Five Hundred...

More Agitations over New Auditor General

.. As Tenure of Acting Incumbent Expires  ...

Nigerian Macroeconomics Improve- Minister

... As Baroness Chalker Commends Amnesty The Finance Minister, Dr. Mansur Muhtar has disclosed that the Nigerian macroeconomic environment has improved and...

A Nigeria's Graduate in $2.5m Internet Scam

... As Hacker Attacks Police Website  As Nigerian universities are notoriously being on strikes most of the sessions, with some idle students...

Amnesty: Barrel of Crude Jumps to 1.84 million

 .. As Koreans Opt Out-of-Court Settlement Over Oil Licence  The Amnesty to Niger Delta Militants which expired on 4th October, 2009 has ushered...

Odey Urges States to Give Attention to Environmental Issues

The Minister of Environment, Mr. John Odey has urged  state Governors all over the country to make the issue of environment a priority...