The essentials of a federation and its governance
If anybody living in Nigeria as a Nigerian is 40 years of age, has completed secondary education properly, but has not started to try to study the history of Nigeria so as to understand where its present miserable existence ....
Five-federating/learning levels Nigeria needs
Today, Nigeria has a three-tier federating federation – local government, state government and the federal government. To some scholars, it is an aberration
Buhari appoints 12 new perm secs
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of 12 new permanent secretaries in the federal civil service. The Head of Service of the Federation, Dr. Folasade Yemi Esan
Nigeria is a unitary state and not a federation
Some Nigerians erroneously think that their country is rich and to the extent of their warped imaginations, the country is stupendously wealthy.
‘Nigeria is just a federation only in name’
Chief Niyi Akintola was the Deputy Speaker of Oyo State House of Assembly in the short-lived Third Republic. The legal mind who was a governorship aspirant in the last election on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State spoke with ROTIMI AGBOLUAJE
Jide Akinbiyi: The lamentations of an 86-year-old journalist
Prince Jide Akinbiyi was 27 years and 33 days old at Nigeria’s independence on October 1, 1960. He had just transferred his services from Western Nigeria Information Services to the newly established Western Nigeria Television, WNTV, First in Africa, Ibadan.
NPC begins verification of 2020 retirees in July
The National Pensions Commission (NPC) is to begin the verification of prospective retirees, who would be leaving the public service of the Federation in 2020. Mrs Aisha Dahir-Umar, Acting Director-General of the NPC, disclosed this at the pre-Retirement Workshop for Federal Government Retirees due in 2020, under the Contributory Pensions Scheme, on Monday in Ilorin.…