How PDP, APC Public Office Holders, Among Others Moved £3bn “Dirty Money” to UK – Investigation

Corrupt Nigerian public office holders cutting across the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) among others have been fingered as part of the contingent of foreigners who have over the years moved about £3bn in ‘dirty money into the United Kingdom. Investigation shows that China and Russia are among […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Tuesday October 16, 2018

BUSINESSDAY November date for $2bn Lagos-Kano rail rehabilitation doubtful BusinessDay 16 Oct 2018 PMB’s Executive Order 6 brings back memories of 1984 World Bank to support Nigeria, Africa fill infrastructure gap IEA tips Nigeria, others to drive surge in global oil production New housing delivery programme targets small, affordable units for workers Petrochemicals party is […]

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A Must Read: How to Save Nigeria From becoming a Failed State by Restructuring – Randolph ErumaGborie

With the conclusion of Parties Primaries and the emergence of Candidates for the various elective positions across the political spectrum of our country, we have finally entered into the home stretch of the 2019 election cycle. It is sincerely hoped that all of our electioneering activities will now be issues centred away from just personalities. […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Monday October 15, 2018

BUSINESSDAY Nigeria risks deeper financial crisis over new $2.8bn debt, minimum wage hike Unclaimed dividends rise despite e-dividend initiative Why National Assembly must expedite approval of over N1.2trn EEG claims Ahmed now president of MAN Pension stakeholders call for increased compliance to ensure sustainability of the CPS We have developed first indigenous switches, sockets, says […]

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The Southern Cameroon Rebellion, Security Impact in Nigeria and the Horrors

Cross River State Governor, Prof Ben Ayade, says the armed rebellion in Southern Cameroon is having a negative security impact on the state and Nigeria. Ayade, who spoke in Calabar when he received members of the National Defence College team four course 27, said fighters from Cameroon are taking refuge in Bakassi Local Government Council […]

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2019: Will it be a Choice Between Corruption vs. Incompetence: Which is the Lesser Evil?

My big brother Femi Adebajo raised a pertinent question on corruption and incompetence, which is a lesser evil. It is a tricky question in the sense that in most African countries, you have 85% of leadership exhibiting both in huge proportions. And from a development point of view,  that has been the major reason the […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines Sunday, October 14, 2018

BUSINESSDAY Is Akpabio considering a return to PDP 30 people, including soldiers, burnt to death in pipeline explosion in Abia Buhari’s hands weak to sign AfCFTA says Obasnjo World Bank to support Nigeria, Africa fill infrastructure gap US based NGO to deworm 800,000 school children in Oyo Foundation support 3,629 people with medical care in […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Saturday, October 13, 2018

BUSINESSDAY 2019: Atiku picks Peter Obi as running mate ‘ source confirms NASS: Why we can’t impeach Saraki ‘ Lawan We did not introduce TSA, but we are enforcing it ‘ Buhari AfDB says Africa needs $170bn annually to bridge infrastructure gap FG seeks world leaders help in tackling 70% illicit financial flow Digital banking […]

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2019: Presidency Says Gang-up Can’t Stop Buhari as Obasanjo, Rev. Kukah, Sheik Ahmed Gumi, Bishop Oyedepo,Others rally support for Atiku

The Presidency has said that no amount of gang-up against President  Buhari would stop him from winning the presidential election next year. Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Chief Femi Adesina, on his Twitter handle, said despite the re-grouping of politicians against President Buhari, his victory was assured in next year’s election.  […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Friday Octoer 12, 2018

BUSIINESSDAY Ondo govt partners NGOs, CSOs on 2019 budget preparation IMF recommends tight monetary policy, non-oil mobilisation for Nigeria Lessons for Nigeria from Germany on circular economy, waste management Cost-effective cancer control solutions advocated by experts LASG to promote inclusive healthcare delivery as social health insurance take root in Lagos Ondo targets zero child morbidity, […]

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