Ex-Lawmaker challenges Northern Governors on Jonathan's Almajerai school model
Northern Governors have been challenged to understudy the efforts of President Goodluck Jonathan, minority South-South former Nigerian President to modernize the Almajeri system to conform with western education for proper implementation. Honourable ABBA Anna's Adamu former House of representatives member (Birniwa/Guri and Kiri Kasamma Federal constituency) said the north never appreciated what Jonathan did…
‘There’s no better time to implement Oronsaye Report than now’
President Goodluck Jonathan set up the Oronsaye Committee specifically on August 18, 2011. It was a seven-member committee to advise government on restructuring and rationalisation of Federal Government...
‘How government may beat oil price shock amid COVID-19’
Against the backdrop of the current downturn in the global oil market and fiscal disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, economic experts yesterday suggested the Federal Government would only survive the storms if it relaxes its stranglehold on power.
Govt rejects 90% of Oronsaye Report
THE Federal Government is ready to implement only one-tenth of the 268 recommendations of the Oronsaye Committee on restructuring government parasatals, commissions and agencies, The Guardian reports.
'Former House of Reps speaker Ghali Na'aba is not dead'
Former speaker house of representatives, Ghali Umar Na'abba is alive, well and healthy, a family source has confirmed. Report on the rumoured death of the Kano born politician went viral on social media on Friday morning. Hussain Na'abba, a younger sister to ex-speaker considered untrue and outright fake. Ghali was the speaker of the house…
Oyedepo’s pins and needles
Sir: Silence is a luxury reinforced by inequality. While a select few easily find their voices, others do so at extortionate costs.
Jonathan denies receiving N300m, bulletproof cars from Lyon
Ex President Goodluck Jonathan has refuted social media reports that he received N300 million and bulletproof cars from Mr David Lyon of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa.
Senate moves for upgrade of Jonathan’s almajiri model schools
Efforts by the ex-President Goodluck Jonathan administration to lift the North educationally got a boost yesterday, as the Senate considered the menace of street begging