Osinbajo and signs of end to honeymoon in Aso Rock
Early in the week, President Muhammadu Buhari announced a crack team of economists, led by Prof. Doyin Salami, as members of his Economic Advisory Council (EAC). The team replaces the Economic Management Team (EMT) headed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.
MAN, LCCI want economic team to review, harmonise policies
The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) and Lagos chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) have asked the Economic Advisory Council (EAC) set up by President Muhammadu Buhari to comprehensively review current policies that drive government’s actions and urgently..
Nigeria moves to recover N5tr debts owed AMCON
The Federal Government has begun a move to recover over N5 trillion outstanding debts owed the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON).
Buhari resolves IGP, PSC tussle over recruitment, promotion in police force
President Muhammadu Buhari has resolved the misgivings between the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) and the Police Service Commission (PSC), saying the PSC is responsible for appointments and promotions in the NFP.
The non-issue about Buhari’s qualification
Over the last month, the news media, including the various social network platforms, have been inundated by the controversy over whether or not the presidential candidate of the opposition party...
Sad news from Jo’bourg and other stories
“Tufiakwa! Perish that thought there is no pleasure in that position. Anyway, you have just exposed yourself as one of those envying President Muhammadu Buhari’s job
Pressure on Buhari to sue South Africa over attacks
The Federal Government yesterday said it would not rule out any option in its response to xenophobic attacks against Nigerians by South Africa.It stated this following the advice by a former External Affairs Minister and Professor of Political Science, Bolaji Akinyemi...
Taraba PDP eyes 2023 as activist warns Igbo on Buhari’s certificate
The 2023 general election might be four years away, but for the Taraba State chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the time is short for adequate preparations and planning.
Nigeria’s new ministers: The tasks before them
The Nigerian government recently assigned portfolios to new ministers with tenure, which hopefully will last for the next four years. The ministers have been carefully chosen, and trusted to implement government policies and work towards the success of the administration.
Buhari’s appointments lack equity, SERAP charges presidency over judgements on electricity contracts
The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) yesterday berated President Muhammadu Buhari for what it described as lopsidedness in appointments into federal positions, insisting that the process lacked diversity.