Enugu LG elections witness poor turnout but peaceful
Turnout for the local government elections in many parts of Enugu State is generally low as voters are yet to come out, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
Effective agencies, not proliferation of departments can guarantee access to justice for all
Access to justice is one of the major challenges confronting Nigerian society. The problem is, however complex in a situation where the aggrieved lacks the financial muscle to seek legal redress.
Stakeholders seek localisation of rail development, continental collaboration
The current efforts being made by the Federal Government to overhaul the nation’s railway sector may not be sustainable unless the government plans and implement localisation strategies aimed at involving local contractors as well as skill transfers, some experts in railway development have said.
FRC, Reps committee partner on digitised reporting for transparency
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) of Nigeria is in partnership with the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of the House of Representatives to digitise the committee’s operation using a modern electronic document management system. The council had facilitated the deployment of Globodox Enterprise Electronic Document Management Solution (EDMS) to enable the committee seamlessly carry out its…
House of Representatives urges EFCC to recover N72.5b, $1.8m from alleged corrupt MDAs officials
The House of Representatives Committee on Public Accounts (PAC) has charged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission...
The amazons didn’t come
In the Guardian of August 14, 2018 I had written an article titled “The Amazons are coming.” In that piece I named five women who had threatened to take President Muhammadu Buhari’s job from him. They were Oluremi Sonaiya, a Professor of Linguitics who had contested for the office in 2015 and flunked. Others were…
Balarabe Musa tips PRP to defeat APC in 2019
Former Kaduna State Governor and National Chairman of Peoples Redemption Party (PRP), Alhaji Balarabe Musa, has said the party is poised to bring an end to the administration of Governor Nasir El-Rufai in the state during the 2019 governorship election. The former governor also condemned the mysterious fire that gutted the secretariat of the Kaduna…