Is There A Need For New Faces In The Nigerian Government?
When Olusegun Obasanjo became Nigeria’s president in 1999, the people celebrated. After years spent under repressive military juntas, democracy was a welcome relief. Obasanjo, a onetime military head of state had gone through the same turmoils suffered by the average Nigerian within a space of three years, three months and three days. He also understood…
Bankole commends military’s non-interference
Former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Dimeji Bankole, has praised the military for keeping away from the allure of political power. He disclosed this in a statement marking Democracy Day yesterday.
Bankole’s loyalists dump PDP for ADP in Ogun State
The crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun State has taken a new dimension as some of the party’s members who are loyal to former Speaker of the House of Representatives...
Why is Governor’s office so seductive?
Lest we forget, the late Abubakar Audu (24 October 1947-22 November, 2015) was twice the Governor of Nigeria’s Kogi state. His first tenure was from January 1992 until November 1993 when democracy crashed again to ‘militicians’ led by General Sani Abacha.
Ogun PDP’s endless crisis: No resolution in sight
“I believe the situation is now getting clearer, I’m saying this because genuine PDP members and stalwarts will fall in and those who are being used will either go to their sponsors or find another party to go.”
‘Failure of multinationals listing on NSE limits market competitiveness among peers’
Failure of the multinationals in telecoms and oil and gas sectors listing on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), has constrained the scope and depth of the Nigerian capital market (NCM), limiting its competitiveness among the peers.
Bankole wants criteria for admission into COEs re-evaluated
Former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Dimeji Bankole, has called on the Federal Government to urgently re-evaluate the criteria for admission into colleges of education to ensure that the best and brightest students...