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21 Dec 2020
Some events witnessed in the country in the past few months suggest that public accountability in Nigeria can draw parallel to the protests in US and elsewhere with the slogan “black life matters”.
18 Oct 2019
The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, on Thursday, said there were debts owed by states and government enterprises that had not been captured.
25 Aug 2019
Mrs Maryam Uwais, Special Adviser to the President on Social Investments, says the Federal Government will prosecute saboteurs of its Social Investment Programmes (SIPs)
9 Aug 2018
The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), Edo State Branch has received an Award of Credence conferred on the Association and the immediate past Chairman, Dr. Emmanuel Osaigbovo for their contributions to the Medical Profession and promoting excellence in public service by the Center for Ethics and Self Value Orientation. Edo State Branch Chairman of the NMA,…
18 Jun 2018
Operators in insurance industry have been charged to imbibe the culture of transparency and accountability in the discharge of their respective business activities.   The Chief Imam, Magodo Central Mosque, Abdul Semi’ Olatunji Alkhelany, said this at the 2018 Ramadan Tafsir Lecture, organised by the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN), in Lagos.   According…
9 Mar 2018
The chairman of Ikosi-Isheri Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Abdul Fatai Ayodele Oyesanya, has urged all stakeholders involved in the process of acquiring goods, works and consultancy services, using public fund to ensure they follow all the laws guiding the Public Procurement Act in order to get value for money spent in the provision of…
3 May 2017
From out of the blue, I got a call from a proprietress, asking that I be a guest-speaker at a retreat for teenagers. She told me, that she got my number from my past Youth Speak Column, in The Guardian.


Eleven Iraqi soldiers were killed in an overnight attack by the Islamic State group against their base in the eastern province of Diyala, a military source and provincial governor said Friday.
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Russia risks becoming embroiled in a "terrible quagmire" if it invades Ukraine, British Foreign Secretary Liz Truss warned Friday, raising the spectre of a prolonged, bloody and sapping conflict for Moscow.
32 mins ago
Victoria Azarenka compared her bid for a third Australian Open title to climbing a ladder on Friday -- now she needs to make sure she does not fall off.
42 mins ago
UK foreign secretary Liz Truss offered her "100 percent" support for embattled Conservative Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday, backing him to remain in office "as long as possible."
51 mins ago
Paulo Dybala's future is uncertain as the in-form forward prepares to lead Juventus into one of the biggest matches of their season so far, at title chasing AC Milan.