Buhari unveils 7 of Zulum’s 556 projects

June 18, 2021 Sadiq Abubakar 0

President Muhammadu Buhari could not hide his joy in Maiduguri, Thursday, after commissioning seven out of the 556 capital projects delivered by Borno state governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum in just two years in office. “I am highly impressed by the very dynamic leadership that His Excellency Governor Babagana Umaru Zulum has been providing in Borno State in the last Read More

AN OPEN LETTER TO PRESIDENT BUHARI!

June 13, 2021 Dike Chukwumerije 0

Mister President, I listened very closely to your last interview, and would respectfully like to respond to the parts that stung me the most. You are famous for saying a lot with a little. And, in that interview, you did not disappoint. It is an ability every good poet strives to have. But, forgive me, this letter is rather long. Read More

Alleged Fraud: Between AMCON, People’s Assets and the law

May 31, 2021 Editorial IV 0

The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) is being accused of perpetually holding on to the asset of a company Knight Rook Limited despite court judgment. KEHINDE OSASONA writes.  Background Although the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria Amendment (AMCON) bill was passed by the Senate recently, it appears more needs to be done to convince the populace on AMCON operations. The passage Read More

APC 2023: Even if zoning formula is unconstitutional

May 16, 2021 Editorial IV 0

The hot race for the APC presidential and chairmanship seats is exceedingly boiling towards the upcoming national convention of the party in June 2021 in which the new national chairman and presidential candidate will emerge. Perhaps, the issue of zoning formula or rotational power will definitely arise in determining key positions of the party despite its being said to be Read More

The presidency and its needless advice

May 9, 2021 Editorial IV 0

Recently, the presidency called on Nigerians not to give up on Nigeria, and advised the people to learn from Pastor Kumuyi, the General Overseer of Deeper Life Bible Church, who before now, donated N50 million to the federal government to help provide palliatives for Nigerians during the lockdown to curtail the spread of Covid-19.  One can now see why the Read More

Youths not tool for violence

April 26, 2021 Editorial IV 0

Youths are an integral part of nation building. Every generational trend comes and goes with new challenges, so the need for youths to rise up and face the challenge for a better tomorrow is paramount. For Nigerian youths to achieve their dreams and aspirations, they need to sit up and make a turn-around in their behaviour and perspective towards Nigeria; the power Read More

What is wrong with Nigeria?

March 29, 2021 Blueprint 0

Nigeria, the giant of Africa, with a population of approximately 200 millions of different diverse and ethnic composition, is facing an existential threat. Evidence abounds that is not well with the country. The country is at war with secessionists, bandits, kidnappers and Boko Haram insurgents. These multi-faceted challenges are increasing in leaps and bounds with the government looking helpless. While Read More

Covid-19: Developers should restrategise, embrace direct labour – Osilama

March 22, 2021 Tope Sunday 0

The Chairman, Federal Capital Territory(FCT),chapter of the Real Estate Developers Association of Nigeria (REDAN), Osilama Emmanuel Osilama, has called on the real estate developers to re-strategise and embrace direct labour for them to survive the effect of the Covid-19 on their business. Osilama, who is also the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Nuel Osilama Global Investment Limited, spoke in an Read More

A wake-up call on Bauchi APC

March 18, 2021 Editorial IV 0

I would like to draw the attention of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as well a piece of admonition to the present crisis that is happening in the party in Bauchi state.No political party would prosper and succeed with internal crisis within the party, more especially if it’s not the ruling party but at the state level such as in Read More