2021: El-Rufai proposes N237.52bn budget (Pictures)

October 6, 2020 AbdulRaheem Aodu 0

Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna state on Tuesday presented a draft budget of N237.52 billion to the Kaduna State House of Assembly for the 2021 fiscal year tagged ‘Budget of Recovery’ in line with the Covid-19 pandemic. The governor noted that the budget proposals reflects government’s commitment to promote equal opportunity, accelerate human capital development and attain fiscal viability, while taking Read More

COVID-19: Sustaining concept of decent work

September 17, 2020 Similoluwa Daramola 0

The novel coronavirus introduced a new regime in all spheres of human life irrespective of the human capital development of nations across the globe. The regime like a new sheriff in town ushered in several halts and thwarted several projections among nations with the corollary effect being a world holiday as was projected in the “Contagion” movie. Living during and Read More

NGF mourns ex-Gongola state Gov, Juta

August 17, 2020 Muhammad Tanko Shittu 0

Chairman of the Northern Governors Forum (NGF) and Plateau state Governor Simon Lalong has expressed sadness over the death of the former Governor of defunct Gongola state and former High Commissioner of Nigeria to Zimbabwe, Wilberforce Juta. In a message signed by director of press and public affairs Dr. Makut Macham, Lalong on behalf of the Forum described the late Read More

Ilorin: Before our tears dry up for late Abdulrasaq

July 27, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Ilorin, the citadel of Islamic tenets and abode of great ulamas, is enveloped in mourning. This is due to the death on Saturday, July 25, 2020, of one of its finest and best human assets, Abdulgabiyu Folorunsho Abdulrasaq. What a loss of a colossus Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) of Ilorin extraction who was the first northern lawyer called to Read More

Jigawa and its falling education

July 8, 2020 Amir Mohammed 0

I am very sure that decapitation is not the cure for headache. If we do not invest in education, we will not reap in it. Therefore, the education system in Jigawa state needs some modifications.Though the state keeps developing but there are still so many things to improve, especially and most importantly on education. I believe that for a state Read More