Emergency economic powers: Matters arising
As President Muhammadu crafts a bill that would allow the National Assembly grant him emergency powers to rescue Nigeria’s economy from recession, no one can miss his sense of urgency, even desperation, to make life more abundant for Nigerians.
And the penny dropped
President Buhari and the national chairman of APC, Chief John Oyegun, made honest admissions about the state of our national economy the previous week that were profoundly disturbing.
Government to leverage power of broadband for economic recovery
For Nigeria’s economy to recover and bounce back to good health, the present administration of President Mohammadu Buhari should shift its attention away from oil and work assiduously on how to leverage the power of broadband technology.
War and the lame
Some Nigerian athletes may find themselves on the podium, medals on their necks, at the quadrennial festival called the Olympics which is currently offering five-star entertainment in Rio, Brazil.
Ah, recession again
Our economy has slipped into recession. Again. It is bad news. Inflation is already at an eleven-year high of 16.5 per cent. It all means that harder times are on us. How I wish I could summon holy ghost fire to consume the demons behind our continued economic challenges.
Labour commends governors on prompt payment of salaries
While commending state governors that live to their avowed responsibilities of paying the salaries of workers and pension of retirees in the respective states, stakeholders have urged defaulting governors to put an end to the crisis of workers pay in their domain.
The media and democracy in Nigeria
This democracy was hard earned; actually with sweat, tears and blood and I suggest we do a little more to defend it against invaders. Leaving everything in the hands of their excellencies ...
Buhari adopts new debt strategy to bolster real sector
To correct the existing anomaly where the private sector is crowded out of the debt market by the Nigerian Government, President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Debt Management Office...
Buhari has not allocated any oil bloc – Kachikwu
Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, has clarified that President Muhammadu Buhari has not allocated oil blocs to any individual since he came into office.