Subsidy on PMS, electricity: Stakeholders weigh options
The unending subsidy regime on Premium Motor Spirit and government’s continuous intervention in the power sector do not only drain the nation’s economy, but also retard the development of oil and gas, as well as the power sector. Some economic experts and stakeholders are of the view that subsidy payment itself does not constitute an…
Emir of Kano replies query over alleged funds misappropriation
Emir of Kano Muhammad Sanusi II Saturday replied the query handed him by the Kano State government over the alleged misappropriation of N3.4 billion by the Emirate Council. In a letter seen by The Guardian, the acting secretary of the Kano Emirate Council Abba Yusuf said Sanusi could not have been culpable in the alleged…
Sponsoring pilgrims with government’s funds is criminal, says Sanusi
Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II, has said that it is criminal to sponsor people to Hajj and other pilgrimages with government’s funds. He made the assertion at the two-day Northern Nigeria Traditional Leaders Conference on Out-Of-School Children...
Assene-Laborex offers free genotype screening, introduces BioMedomics Sickle Scan
Assene-Laborex Limited has offered free genotype screening to Kano residents using the company’s new product called BioMedomics Sickle Scan.Assene-Laborex Limited is a pharmaceutical business division of CFAO Nigeria plc, a subsidiary of Eurapharma, and part of the CFAO- Toyota Tsusho Corporation.
Education in retrospect, still business as usual for sector
A review of activities that played out in the outgoing year reveal that it is still business as usual for the Nigerian education system as the sector witnessed nothing uncommon than crisis, lamentation on poor funding, policy conflicts, among others.
Sanusi blames NIPPS for failure of national policies, seeks real change
The Emir of Kano, Mohammadu Sanusi II yesterday indicted Nigerians who passed through the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS) for contributing less to national policies and development of the country.
Caution your followers against violence, Sanusi urges political leaders
The Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi, has called on political leaders to caution their followers against acts of violence.
Sanusi criticises Buhari's economic framework
The Emir of Kano and former governor of Nigeria's central bank, Muhammadu Sanusi, Thursday described the country's current economic model as impracticable, panning the government's excessive spending on debt servicing.