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23 May 2019
Efforts by stakeholders in the health sector towards evolving the best funding arrangement that can bring about universal health coverage (UHC) in the country have gathered momentum. According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), UHC means that all people and communities can use the promotive, preventive, curative, rehabilitative and palliative health services they need, of…
21 May 2019
Vice President Yemi Osibanjo has promised that the Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) will soon have participants in the Senior Executive...
14 May 2019
Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has called on the Federal Government to make available to states reports and researches of the National...
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.


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Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna, the deputy governor of Kano State, has won the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primary in Kano State. Gawuna, secured the party's mandate in the early hours of Friday after he defeated his only opponent, Sha'aban Ibrahim Sharada, a House of Representatives member representing the Kano municipal federal constituency. Gawuna polled 2,…
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Uncertainty trailing conduct of the special convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to nominate its presidential candidate for the 2023 general election is giving party members anxious moments as the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) deadline draws nearer.
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It was the turn of All Progressives Congress (APC), delegates yesterday, to exercise their mandate of choosing governorship candidates across the country, a day after the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) conducted theirs.
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With a combined manufacturing production value of N3.2 trillion in the second half of 2021, Lagos and Ogun industrial zones are responsible for 86 per cent of manufactured goods consumed in the country and exported.
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Apart from the contentious issue of zoning, there are some crucial red lines limiting the progression of various presidential aspirants.