Rabiatu Adamu, 17, a resident of Duguri in Alkaleri Local Council of Bauchi State was bitten by a puff adder, in September 2020 while assisting her parents on the farm.
The Guardian's Special Focus On Most Impactful, Result-Driven Professionals Driving Nigeria's Economic Growth And Development
Ever since democracy took root in Nigeria in the last 2twenty-three (23) odd years, there has been a sustained effort on the part of the government to bring the country out of the backwaters of underdevelopment to first-world status. This is the reason why government ministries, agencies and private organisations keep formulating several economic and business policies to drive the country forward.
GIG Mobility(GIGM) Limited is among the pacesetters in Nigeria's transport sector. In this chat, the Executive Director, ENAHORO OKHAE, highlights the company's efforts to ensure safety and comfort of passengers, as well as how government can help the industry ... The GIGM vision.. Transportation is an intricate part of development in any society. We are…
One of the most fiscally irresponsible spending in this current administration has been fuel subsidies. The subsidy payments have seen the Nigerian National Petroleum Commission remit zero to the federal account allocation (FAAC) for 2022. This was a massive drop from the $3 billion it remitted in 2020 which fell to about $1.4 billion in…
SADIYA UMAR FAROUQ: Resourceful Administrator, Raising The Bar Of Productivity, Excellence At The Federal Ministry Of Humanitarians Affairs, Disaster Management, Social Development. She is a woman of substance who can never be ignored in the rollcall of Nigerians whose professional engagements and exemplary lifestyle have helped in raising the bars of productivity and excellence. Certainly,…
Knutsford University College, Ghana; The Ideal University For Nigerians In Search Of The Academic Golden Fleece For a long time, tertiary institutions in Nigeria have been grappling with keeping faith in their academic mandates. The reason behind this unfortunate reality includes; numerous industrial actions by various academic unions which end up disrupting and prolonging the…
Securing approval for his request for business travel allowance (BTA) was supposed to be a big deal for Calvin Irene. His journey, due to hold in the middle of August..
In September 2021, the president of El Salvador declared Bitcoin a legal tender making it the first country to legalize Bitcoin operations. However, the government has had to deal with a few technical issues and the volatility of this virtual money. Many people believe that El Salvador is a dollarized economy because it does not…
For over two decades, Mohammed Buba Marwa was the subject of heroic tales of exemplary leadership. Those who experienced him readily argued that he was one of the shining examples of good leadership when the military was in charge of the country.
While a lot is being said about tertiary education in Nigeria, issues about basic education, especially primary school education, have not taken centre stage. For months, the major conversations around education in Nigeria have been about the Academic Staff Union of Universities; their demands, rights and responsibilities. However, there has hardly been any nationwide conversation…
For about three decades, the Lagos State government tinkered with the idea of relocating sawmillers from the Okobaba Sawmill, at Ebutte Metta, Lagos Mainland Local Council.
At first, it seemed like ‘their’ problem. However, the last few years have shown that ‘their’ problem has become everybody’s. With a nation constantly facing onslaughts from terrorists and a Commander-in-Chief with knack for expressing condolences and ‘shock’, the Nigerian economy is taking a serious beating on all sides with dire consequences for the future.