Considering its pre-eminent status as the highest oil-producing state in the country, Akwa Ibom State, many think would have been spared the menace of abandoned Federal Government projects, but that is not the case.
Edo in throes of abandoned, substandard NDDC projects
Like the other eight states that are beneficiaries of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Edo State has got its fair share of troubles from the commission, both in terms of abandoned and substandard projects.
NDDC is being used as vehicle for political compensation - Sibe
Let me start on a positive note. It would be wrong to conclude that the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has not made an impact in the region. Indeed, while I am not satisfied, they have done a few projects that have contributed to development of the region.
JAMB’s unending challenges
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) is the government agency empowered to “conduct matriculation examination for entry into all universities, polytechnics and colleges of education (by whatever name called) in the country.
Forestalling the next kidnapping
As kidnapping has become so commonplace that practically anyone could fall prey, it is only prudent that individuals, as well as families, prepare for the unknown, so as not to be caught off-guard.
Worries as proliferation of small arms, light weapons burgeons
When the late President Musa Yar’Adua, put in place a Presidential Amnesty Programme, as one of his administration’s efforts towards quelling the raging militancy that threatened ...
Ogun: 10-Lane road construction stirs disquiet
The Ogun State government and the two major opposition parties in the state, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), and the Labour Party (LP), are at loggerheads over an ongoing 10-lane road construction, which commences from Abeokuta, and ends at the Sagamu inter-change.
Onnoghen: Hoping justice is not delayed, denied
Already, there were insinuations that Mr. President had not acted in good faith by not transmitting Justice Onnoghen’s nomination to the Senate for screening and confirmation.
From Libya with tears: The true story of a trafficked Nigerian lady
Miss Peju Akins (pseudonym) was offered a poisoned chalice in a Lagos church in January, 2015; she embraced it hook, line and sinker!