Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Sunday Sept 23, 2018

BUSINESSDAY Kogi APC: 80 aspirants jostle for 25 tickets How realistic is Ekere’s single term guber ambition pledge in A/Ibom Nigeria needs effective laws to put an end to insecurity WHO requires $14.1bn investment case to save up to 30 million lives Cancer treatment centre set to begin in Ondo Expert says 2.7 million Nigerian […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018

BUSINESSDAY Okowa describes Delta as investment haven Egina FPSO: LADOL, Samsung in legal dispute over equity holding in SHI MCI Over N10bn wiped out of Skye Bank equity holders pockets CBN takes over Skye Bank, new bridge Bank Polaris to manage assets AMCON can’t recover N5.4trillion debt without judicial support ‘ Justice Kafarati How capital […]

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Looking For A Mast To Climb By Sunny Awhefeada

  When Nura Ilyasu climbed one of the many telecommunication masts that dot Abuja, Nigeria’s soulless capital city, to protest the political malfeasance and economic hardship that define President Muhammadu Buhari’s regime, he was making a statement on behalf of the majority of Nigerians who have been subjected to grinding poverty and unimaginable misrule. Poor […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Friday, Sept 21, 2018

  BUSINESSDAY Osun guber: Now on the thumb of INEC, security agencies Osun 2018: PDP says police plan to arrest party leaders ahead of Saturday poll Experts say affordable medicine, scientific research drive sustainable business of health NPA, China Port sign two years MoUon port development Falling health indices show life expectancy among Nigerians diminishing […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Thursday 20 Sept, 2018

    BUSINESSDAY I stand with Adeleke against Anti democratic forces of fascism- Atiku CBN working with banks, MTN to resolve CCI saga Forte Oil shares rally after billionaire owner linked with Lagos job New York City subway station reopens 17 years after 9/11 Enelamah sues for active public, private sector collaboration Demand, infrastructure determine […]

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Why a Growing Number of People Think Their Job is Useless. by Rutgar Bregman

  A great deal has been written in recent years about the perils of automation. With predicted mass unemployment, declining wages, and increasing inequality, clearly we should all be afraid. By now it’s no longer just the Silicon Valley trend watchers and technoprophets who are apprehensive. In a study that has already racked up several […]

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How the Buhari/Osinbajo administration is failing Nigerians by Dele Sobowale

Nobody expected Buhari to provide intellectual leadership as President. Even as one of his most ardent supporters in 2011 and 2015, it was clear to me that he was not equipped for that role. The emergence of Professor, SAN, Yemi Osinbajo as Vice President gave us hope that some mental rigour will be introduced into […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Wednesday Sept 19, 2018

    BUSINESSDAY FG’s list of ongoing projects in South-East contains truths, half-truths, lies EMT meets to consider the 2019 budget Lagos, 3 others lead fiscal sustainability index in Nigeria Smuggling dampens FG’s tomato policy What could have ignited this buying spree for West African crude Why did NERC ban DISCOs’ association for criticising Fashola […]

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Nigerian Engineer in Canada wins $500m contract to build monorail in Iraq after being frustrated by FG officials

A Nigerian Engineer, based in Canada, Jude Igwemezie, has won a $500 million contract to build a monorail network in Iraq. Mr. Igwemezie, who was also trained in Canada, heads TransGlobim International, the engineering company that won the bid. The contract is to construct what is described as “a viable rail transportation network” for the […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines. Tuesday Sept. 18, 2018

  BUSINESSDAY Pandemonium as war plane hovers around National Assembly UN Climate Change to present revamp action plan this week FG can borrow more to fund infrastructure,says Agusto & Co South East to benefit from $2b textile investments soon ‘ Buhari Housing deficit: How developers, home seekers can tap inherent opportunities 2019 Elections: APCON moves […]

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