Tambuwal tasks auditors on prudence, accountability

November 3, 2021 Sidi A Umar 0

Sokoto state Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has advised auditors in the country to live up to their responsibility in ensuring prudent management of public resources. Tambuwal made the remarks while declaring open the annual national conference and general meeting of heads of internal audit department of nigerian universities, held at the auditorium hall of Sokoto State University, Monday. The governor, Read More

Defence minister refutes allegations of human rights abuse against military in North-east

August 20, 2021 Benjamin Samson 0

Minister of Defence Maj.-Gen Bashir Salihi Magashi (retd) has debunked reports of  human rights violations leveled against troops of Operation Hadin Kai in the North-east by international community.  A statement by the minister’s media aide Mohammad Abdulkadri quoted the minister as saying this Thursday, when the United States Acting Ambassador to Nigeria Kathleen Fitz Gibbon visited him in Abuja.  He Read More

The fall of Kabul and lessons for Nigeria

August 19, 2021 Editorial IV 0

On July 8, US President Joe Biden announced that America’s 20 years military mission in Afghanistan will end on August 31, not knowing or knowing that 37 days later, Afghanistan will crumble in the hands of the strict Islamic fundamentalists, the Taliban, which will see President Ashraf Ghani flee the seat of power in Kabul. The Taliban’s rapid advancement of Read More