Monday, 29th November 2021
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Patrick Okigbo

10 Jul 2020
Nigeria’s poor management of public fund was again on the front burner, as stakeholders yesterday decried the nation’s economic quagmire, especially the mounting debt profile and poverty amid a N52.3 trillion tax income between 2000 and 2019.
10 May 2020
If there is anything to learn from the prevailing economic situation in the country, it is for leaders of the country to understand how to wean an economy that is at the mercy of commodity price volatility or external market forces.
1 Mar 2019
The victory of President Muhammadu Buhari at the just-concluded polls may create stability in the nation's economy, particularly the oil and gas sector...
13 Dec 2018
Manageing Director, Nextier Limited, Patrick Okigbo, yesterday in Abuja charged politicians to update their knowledge in oil, gas, and power sectors before drafting parties’ manifestoes.
17 Oct 2018
Though the projected objectives of the privatised Nigeria power sector appear to be elusive, stakeholders in the sector have expressed optimism of overcoming the challenges.


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The Federal Government says it would make its final decision on the proposed new hazard allowance for health workers next week.
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Operatives of the Lagos Command of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested 60 suspected internet fraudsters during an award ceremony at Conference Hotel in Abeokuta, Ogun.
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The American dictionary of reference Merriam-Webster on Monday revealed "vaccine" to be its word of the year for 2021, reflecting both the hopes and deep divisions sparked by vaccination as the world wrestled with year two of the Covid-19 pandemic. "The word vaccine was about much more than medicine in 2021," the dictionary -- which…
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By Dr Jonathan Awori Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), 29th November 2021 -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- I remember my first COVID-19 patient. She was 16 and I was called to see her after she had been admitted to hospital. Alone in her hospital room, she looked scared. Though I tried to hide it, I was too. I…
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By Murielle E. Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), 29th November 2021 -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- I am Murielle. Former beauty queen. Executive. Mother of three. If there is one thing that characterises me at first sight, it is elegance. I’m always dressed to the nines, perched on high heels. I am the kind of woman you meet…