Oil demand to hit 110.6mb/d by 2040, says OPEC
The organisation of the Petroleum Oil Exporting Countries (OPEC), said oil will continue to contribute the largest share in the energy mix with demand hitting 110.6 million barrel daily (mbd) by 2040.
Niger State kicks-off urban policy preparation
Rallying efforts towards accelerating the development of Nigeria’s largest state in terms of land area, the Niger State government has jump-started a comprehensive programme that will deploy...
Restoring the pride of public service in Nigeria
The public service anywhere is the key institution that guarantees the legitimacy of government. The simple reason for this is that it is an amalgam of structures, processes and procedures...
Continental free trade agreement renews hope for Africa’s prosperity
Regional integration, by countries within continental boundaries, is often desirable as a means of ameliorating the common geographical and political challenges experienced by individual countries.
Skill acquisition: Key to economic development
Every human being needs diverse kinds of skills to live a meaningful life. Skills are required both for individuals to live meaningful and successful lives as well as to develop nations. Unfortunately, many people and countries do not place a lot of emphasis on skills acquisition leading to failures in life, mediocrity and underdevelopment. In…
‘Changing world of work needs new jobs strategy for growing population’
Governments need to do more to help workers and firms adapt to the fast-changing world of work and drive inclusive growth, according to the new Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Jobs Strategy.
Before NASS creates 80 varsities, polys and COEs - Part 3
Not a few have quoted this message, which has been consistently attributed to a university don in South Africa, Africa’s leading nation...
Nigerians spend over four hours on the Internet daily
On a daily basis, Nigerians spend about four hours and five minutes on the Internet browsing.