Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has called for strong consensus among elites and policy framework that would promote social cohesion and unity in Nigeria. Osinbajo made the call on Monday at the maiden Policy Making and Good Governance Lecture Series organised by the National Institute for Policy Strategic Studies (NIPPS), Kuru, near Jos. The vice president,…
*Floats pilot policy on WEE monitoring, evaluation The Director General of the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies, (NIPSS), has decried the lack of effective monitoring, evaluation and clear indicators for the government’s socio-economic interventions targeting Women's Economic Empowerment, (WEE), households and families. The DG made this known during a National Dialogue on the…
9 Nov 2022
The Future Group (TFG) has called for a halt in the proposed sales of five of the Nigerian National Integrated Power Project (NIPP), describing it as a bad move that would further plunge the power sector into a deeper crisis, injurious to the economy and the Nigerian populace.
8 Jul 2022
The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), says it has pre-qualified 16 firms for the privatisation of five National Integrated Power Projects (NIPPs) in the country.
17 Mar 2022
National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPPS) has lauded the Plateau State government for being a good host to the institution.
17 Dec 2021
The 36 Nigerian governors are to review the proposed privatisation of the 10 generating plants across the country under the National Integrated Power Projects (NIPPs), by the Federal Government.
15 Jul 2021
The House of Representatives, yesterday, heard of how the sum of $3.4 billion was deducted from the treasury of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON) to fund National Integrated power Projects (NIPPs) between 2004 and 2007
2 Mar 2021
Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has attributed failed policies and programmes to Nigeria’s underdevelopment and urged the newly inaugurated Senior Executive Course (SEC) 43 of the National Institute...
4 Dec 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Abuja reiterated his administration’s commitment to creating more jobs, with focus on enabling the private sector, targeting more youth population by streamlining...
28 Jul 2020
The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has decorated the 10 newly promoted senior officers at the force headquarters in Abuja.
18 Aug 2019
While the Nigerian power sector has remained a notable failure five years after it was privatised, a new deal between Nigeria and Siemens of Germany has raised fresh concerns and criticisms regarding the government’s readiness to address the numerous challenges bedeviling the sector. KINGSLEY JEREMIAH writes on the apparent fault lines in the Memorandum of Understanding.
8 Oct 2017
The realisation that potential in the entertainment industry must be harnessed to create job opportunities for the teeming unemployed youths has set some bodies into action.