12 May 2019
For the health sector to remain relevant, government has been advised to increase domestic financing of healthcare delivery services. The Taraba State chapter of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) stated this yesterday, at an interactive session with members of Course 41, Nigeria Institute of Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS), who were on a study visit to…
4 May 2019
Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Prof. Tijani Muhammad-Bande, has formally declared his intention to vie for the presidency of the 74th UN General Assembly (UNGA). Muhammad-Bande made the declaration at a cocktail party attended by world diplomats and delegates in New York on Friday evening. This came barely eight days after the current…
5 Apr 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari says the inability of government to address various health challenges has resulted in increasing medical tourism, that costs Nigeria over N400 billion yearly. The president stated this yesterday during the inauguration of Senior Executive Course 41, 2019 of the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS), Kuru, Plateau State, with the…
29 Jan 2019
In order to address female confidence and capacity gaps to participate in political processes, professional women have been advised...
24 Nov 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday reassured Nigerians that the forthcoming general elections in 2019 will be free and fair. Buhari gave the assurance in Jos at the graduation ceremony of Senior Executive Course 40, 2018 of the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS), KURU. “We as a government also wish to reiterate our…
22 Nov 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday said the numerous security challenges facing Nigeria were rooted in internal and external factors, which his administration was tackling.
28 Sep 2018
The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has said that lack of will power to tackle head-on Nigeria’s problems by the government is its weakness and implored Nigerians to speak out on the issues confronting them.
7 May 2018
The National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS), Kuru, near Jos has commended the social protection intervention initiatives of Governor Rauf Aregbesola in Osun State as a demonstration of good governance. NIPSS lauded the governor for redefining good governance in the state with the provision of socio-economic and infrastructural development. NIPSS Director of…
13 Apr 2018
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) says it has arrested 8 Boko Haram kingpins who fled Borno.
12 Feb 2018
A recent lamentation by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) that there are too many political parties ready to participate in the next elections was certainly misplaced.
25 Dec 2017
Determined to drive acceptance of insurance policies in Nigeria, the Nigerian Council of Registered Insurance Brokers (NCRIB) has taken the industry awareness to the Nigerian Institute of Policy and Strategic Studies to unlock potentials in the nation’s insurance sector.
18 Nov 2017
Tourism has become a worldwide industry, which is recognised as one of the top three constituents of world trade, ranking third after petroleum and the vehicle industries.