Between Buhari and Jonathan
SIR: Had Jonathan Goodluck defeated Buhari Muhammadu in the 2015 presidential elections, Nigeria might not have come out of recession. He lacked the fiscal discipline to manage the economy, no disrespect to Jonathan...
Stakeholders seek review of automotive policy, flay inaction
The nation’s automobile industry has been reeling under the pangs of harsh operating environment, just as the bottom-line of the sector’s listed equities, since 2015, remained subdued, with gloomy outlook, due to policy challenges.
Bayelsa Guber: Jonathan, Dickson will back sellable candidate, says Okoko
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in Bayelsa State, Keniebi Okoko, has described former President Goodluck Jonathan and Governor Seriake Dickson as patriots and visionaries...
Nigeria probes gas contract at centre of $9bn claim
Nigerian security agencies will open an investigation after a British judge paved the way for a private firm to seize more than $9 billion in government assets over a failed gas deal, the information minister said Tuesday.
Culture, tourism development, tasks before Lai Mohammed
With the retention of Alhaji Lai Mohammed as Minister of lnformation and Culture, stakeholders in the culture arm of the ministry have called on the minister to pay more attention to the sector this time around.
Upswing beats for Esama of Benin’s 85th birthday
Come September 10, 2019, the ancient city of Benin will be agog with shouts of celebrations and felicitations when one man and one event will take center-stage. It is the 85th birthday ceremony of no other person than Sir Gabriel Osawaru Igbinedion, the Esama of Benin Kingdom. The birthday celebration is expected to begin with…
The many troubles of Southern Nigerians
Prejudices die hard. Since creation, discrimination has always been the bane of human beings and many a people take discrimination too far.
SELF decries Jonathan’s loss in 2015 poll, urges adversaries to apologise
Considering the inability of the present government to arrest threatening national challenges, South South Emerging Leaders’ Forum (SELF) has described as unfortunate the booting of former President Goodluck Jonathan out of Aso Villa in 2015.