Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Friday, January 18, 2019

BUSINESSDAY   Nigeria should not repeat Ghana’s mistakes in health insurance How Ambode is changing ugly narrative of Lagos airport road Most Nigerian women have poor response to ‘Pap Smear’ ‘ experts Atiku blames Sokoto killings on Buhari’s inertia Minimum Wage: Osinbajo Presides over NEC meeting Buhari to inaugurate new Baro Port on Saturday N8.8trn […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Thursday, January 17, 2019

BUSINESSDAY Buhari’s support thins as business leaders fear worst from re-election Nigeria needs aggressive infrastructure push to unlock N4.7trn real estate sector Emefiele may give way if Atiku wins Reps begin consideration of 2019 budget proposal, Thursday Manufacturers expect naira stability, improved infrastructure to grow port business in 2019 Property market offers good time for […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Wednesday, January 16, 2019

BUSINESSDAY DisCos’ woes worsen as Tesla eyes Nigeria’s power sector Private jets, charter operators gain from election campaigns Beyond #Brexit: Nigeria wants a new trade deal with Britain Nigerian microfinance banks roll out agency banking in response to increased competition Nigeria projected to maintain policy rate as global trends worry major central banks Nigeria Customs […]

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New IGP: Why Progressive Northerners Should be Embarrassed by Farooq Kperogi

In August 2015, when I first publicly voiced out my disapproval of what I called the embarrassingly undisguised Arewacentricity of Buhari’s appointments, a few people, mostly southerners, asked why I was bothered since I’m a northern Muslim who is “favored” by such appointments—“favored,” that is, on the emotional and symbolic plane. I was—and still am—bothered […]

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#ERA/FoEN: Lagos Govt. Deal with World Bank’s IFC is Bad for Citizens

The Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) has cautioned the Lagos government from going ahead with any deal with the World Bank’s International Finance Corporation (IFC) which will ultimately mortgage the future of Lagos citizens and yield no positive result. ERA/FoEN warning comes on the heels of the 7 January 2019 IFC and Lagos […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Tuesday, January 15, 2019

BUSINESSDAY Nigerians must put pressure on Buhari to attend presidential debate Nigeria spent N125bn on pipeline repairs in one year Nigeria’s marketing communication industry foresees tough time ahead Onnoghen: Again,Nigeria fails democracy test ‘ SBM Intelligence Renewables set to upset global geopolitical balance FG’s mounting debts signal danger for economy, says NECA NSE eyes 2019 […]

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Petition Against Justice Onnoghen: ARPI Member Demands Explanation from Aghanya

In my opinion, members or selected members of ARDI which I belong to should seat down with my brother the author of the petition against CJN Walter Onnoghen, Mr. Denis Aghanya to ask some questions that will clear any doubt about the possible motive of his petition, his source(s) of obviously too personal information about […]

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Food for Thought: Issues Arising from CCT Trial of CJN Onnoghen by Ena Ofugara

So it is not Deziani that is the first person APC and Buhari want to prosecute? It is not even Dasuki that they want to bring actual charges against and do diligent prosecution on. It is the Chief Justice of the federation and over false asset declaration? Zero Fulani herdsmen sentensed Zero Boko haram sponsor […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Monday, January 14, 2019

BUSINESSDAY Why industrialisation must take front seat in political campaigns Lagosians divided over economic blueprints of Sanwo-Olu, Agbaje Nigeria’s start-up investment deals rise 300% in 2018 Onnoghen: Presidency embarks on illegal power grab Buhari is Nigeria’s most arrogant yet inept leader Despite tough year Banks seen ending 2018 with higher ROE, profit margins Anybody that […]

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South South Govs Ask CJ Onnoghen to Ignore CCT Summons(Full text of Communique)

COMMUNIQUE ISSUED AT THE END OF THE MEETING OF THE SOUTH SOUTH GOVERNORS’ FORUM HELD IN ABUJA ON SUNDAY, JANUARY 13, 2019. An emergency meeting of the governors of the states of the South South geopolitical zone, held at the Bayelsa State Governor’s Lodge, Abuja on Sunday, January 13, 2019. The meeting, called at the […]

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