SOKAPU Youth Wing gives conditions for lasting peace
• Says Govt Should Reconstruct Ravaged Communities, Rehabilitate Victims The Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU) Youth Wing has given conditions under which lasting peace could be guaranteed in the crisis-ridden communities while urging government to rebuild affected areas and rehabilitate victims of attacks and killings. The youth wing’s officials listed communities and villages in Southern…
Infrastructural development: Udom Emmanuel’s giant strides
At the last count, the government of Akwa Ibom State, under the leadership of Governor Udom Emmanuel has completed no fewer than 1,700 kilometres of roads and 35 bridges across the urban and rural areas of the state. And for this reason, the governor in his 2018 Democracy Day message to his people affirmed that…
‘Africa should balance protocol on free movement of people’
Africa needs a major mindset change so it can tear down the physical and mental borders imposed during colonial times so citizens can embrace each other for the betterment of the continent, participants at the ongoing meeting of the Intergovernmental Committee of Experts (ICE) for some African regions have said. Citing the session titled; Beyond…
In Loud Whispers, Adeyemi-Fayemi explores culture, tradition
Title: Loud Whispers Author: Bisi Adeleye-Fayemi Published: Amandla Consulting, Nigeria (2017) Loud Whispers is the recollection of a reflective social observer whose mission is to reveal the several fractures in the society and their damaging effects, and for which solutions are proffered in the book. The book is presented in fragments tackling different aspects of…
Classification of economic important herbs - Part 3
Classification according to therapeutic and culinary uses of herbs and spices There are numerous herbs and spices in the forests all over the world growing wild and with several research works that have been carried out, medical and dietary uses of these herbs have been discovered. Today, I am going to classify the herbs according…
Buhari’s govt is not communicating effectively with Nigerians
The administration came to power when the price of crude oil in the international market was at its lowest ebb and when there was serious security challenges.
Insurers solicit support for industry to fast track economic growth
Operators in the insurance industry have called on government at all levels and the private sector to support the industry to play its role in carrying enormous risk in the economy.
Ogun surpassed revenue target despite challenges, says Amosun
Amosun, who spoke to State House correspondents after a closed-door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari, acknowledged that the prevailing economic situation in the country is affecting all stakeholders.
Budget: From wastes to economic growth-Part 1
The adoption of zero-base budgeting (ZBB) in the 2016 Budget is a major shift from the traditional budgeting which is known to perpetuate inefficiencies and wastes even though the ZBB...