Group Slams PTI for undermining the authority of Ovie of Uvwie

The Uvwie General Improvement Union(UGIU) has accused the management of the Petroleum Training Institute for “its orchestrated and calculated acts designed” to undermine the authority of the revered Uvwie Monarch, HRM Emmanuel E. Sideso Abe 1, JP OON In a letter to the PTI Principal, the UGIU President General, Chief Hope Erute noted that during […]

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HOW ARBITRARY DECISION BY GEN. BUHARI LED TO THE PERENNIAL FLOODING IN NIGERIA By: David Hundeyin

In 1977, the Cameroonian government made a rational decision. Observing the absence of adequate water resources to support growing agricultural pressure in northern Cameroon, the government of Ahmadou Ahidjo decided to build a dam on the Benue River which would supply hydropower to the region and allow for the irrigation of 15,000 hectares of farmland. […]

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The History of Crude Oil Theft in Nigeria – an eye witness report by Francis Ugo

We were once told not to approach a wellhead in Niger Delta. The reason was simple. There was an ongoing ‘operation’. I was working with an oil service company, we had already gone back to accommodation after working on the well. But a call from base necessitated we get to the wellhead again the same […]

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62nd Independence: Wike Laments Deliberate Constitutional Distortions, Widespread Corruption

Rivers State governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has appealed to the Supreme Court of Nigeria to give the case before it concerning the collection and distribution of Value Added Taxes generated from the State by the federal government the urgency it requires. Governor Wike made the appeal at the match past and parade in commemoration of […]

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UK Government Publishes 56 Names of Dead Nigerians with Unclaimed Assets

No fewer than 56 dead Nigerian names with reported unclaimed estates and other valuable assets in the United Kingdom have been published by the United Kingdom government. This was contained in UK’s government Treasury Solicitor website which was last updated on September 8, 2022, as reported by BusinessDay. The unclaimed estates have a 30-year time […]

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Chimamanda Adichie: Nigerians Are Starved of Leaders With Great Qualities, Young Citizens Finding it Difficult to Have Heroes For Mentorship

Renowned author, Chimamanda Adichie, has said Nigerians are starved of leaders with great qualities. Adiche made this statement while delivering her keynote address at the ongoing annual general meeting of t he Nigerian bar association at the Eko hotel Monday. Adiche said young citizens were finding it difficult to have heroes for mentorship. She said, […]

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Massive Unemployment, Poverty Looms in Niger Delta As Oil Majors Divest from Nigeria

The diverse and divergent views expressed by experts at the just concluded Nigerian International Energy Summit (NIES2022) in Abuja, with the theme “Strategies for Confronting the Energy Transition”, vividly exposed the uncertain future of crude oil exploration and production in Nigeria. One thing that became glaringly obvious from all speakers was the move by what […]

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Nigeria Economy in Deeper Mess than 2015 – Sanusi Lamido

Former Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, has expressed sadness at the current economic and security situation in Nigeria, insisting that the country is in a deeper mess now, than it was in 2015. Sanusi who spoke at the Akinjide Adeosun Foundation, AAF’s, Leadership Colloquium and Awards, Chapter 7, themed ‘Are Good Leaders Scarce in […]

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INEC Releases Guidelines Nine Months to 2023 General Elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the legal framework that will guide the 2023 general elections. INEC Chairman Professor Mahmood Yakubu, said with the presentation of the Regulations and Guidelines, the Commission has concluded formal preparations for the polls. He said it is the first time the Commission is releasing the guidelines nine […]

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How Bashir Jamoh, Buhari’s In-law Allegedly Stole $9m and N1.5Trillion -UK Investigators

UK Investigators Trace N1.5 Trillion, $9 Million Looted Funds to NIMASA Boss, Bashir Jamoh’s Personal Accounts: United Kingdom investigators have bursted another corruption scandal in the President Muhammadu Buhari led administration involving the Director, Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Bashir Jamoh, where various sums including N1.5 Trillion and another $9,557,312.50 have been traced […]

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