Reps, Speakers beg governors to grant financial autonomy to judiciary, legislature
The House of Representatives, yesterday, urged the 36 state governors to grant financial autonomy to their judicial arms in line with tenets of democracy.
House of Assembly speakers decry worsening insecurity
The Conference of Speakers of state legislatures of Nigeria has expressed worry over continued insecurity in the country. It urged the Federal Government to resort to true community policing to end the menace.
Banditry, insurgency, kidnapping threatening our existence, says speakers’ chair
Chairman, Conference of Speakers of State Houses of Assemblies and the Speaker, Bauchi Assembly, Abubakar Suleiman, has lamented the worsening insecurity in the country, saying banditry, insurgency and kidnapping are threatening Nigeria’s existence.
State Assemblies are committed to achieving financial autonomy, says Speakers’ chair
It all started in Kaduna State, where the 19 northern speakers met to deliberate on who would replace then outgoing Chairman and Speaker of Lagos State House of Assembly, as he was preparing to hand over a northern speaker.
Data collection, public-private synergy top recommendations for Nigeria economic recovery
Data collection and management, public-private synergy, skills acquisition and a review of policies topped the list of recommendations by experts for the restart of the Nigerian economy ravaged by the coronavirus pandemic at the first edition of The Guardian-Fintech 1000+ Webinar Series on Wednesday. The webinar held via Zoom streaming platform had stakeholders from different…
Sterling prioritises police-youth violence prevention
Worrried by the deepening resentment and escalating violent encounters between the police and young Nigerians, Sterling Bank has hosted a bridge building session...
Banks lead corporate Nigeria in sponsorship of artistic, cultural expressions in 2019
Gradually, Nigerian banks have continued to retain the lead in the sponsorship of artistic and cultural expressions among corporate Nigerian establishments.
Aisha Ahmad, Ladi Balogun, Abubakar Suleiman for EFInA’s financial inclusion conference
Enhancing Financial Innovation & Access (EFInA) has announced that its annual Financial Inclusion Conference will take place in Lagos on the 9th of December 2019 at the Eko Hotel and Suites from 8.30am.
Sterling Bank plans to invest more than N10 Billion in education sector by 2020
Sterling Bank has identified Education as one of the sectors to focus its investment and also make a meaningful impact on the Nigerian economy. It identified the sector as one of the five critical sectors in dire need of investment.