4 May 2020
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says more than 82.9 million Nigerians are poor by national standards. The NBS made this known in its report on Poverty and Inequality in Nigeria 2019, released on Monday.
15 Apr 2020
Experience has shown that the lockdown of the economic and social activities of society actually arrests the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) as is the case in many countries, particularly China
15 Apr 2020
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has promised to give cash support to the very poor in the state. Sanwo-Olu, who stated this while giving an update on the state’s efforts aimed at containing Coronavirus
12 Apr 2020
The Supreme Head, Cherubim and Seraphim (C & S) Unification Church of Nigeria, His Most Eminence, Prophet Solomon Adegboyega Alao has called on religious leaders to provide palliatives
12 Apr 2020
The Senior Pastor, Grace Impacts Church and Chairman, Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN), Ifako Chapter, Lagos State, Rev. Eseme Unen has appealed to the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN)
9 Apr 2020
The Programme Manager of the Abia State Agricultural Development Programme (ADP), Chief Israel Amanze, has predicted a possible food shortage next season if farmers
14 Dec 2019
For the poor man to become rich, he has to unlearn his wealth rejecting habits and focus on what is left.
10 Nov 2019
The wise teachers of Israel mostly grounded their teachings on the duties and works of charity on the doctrine that: “Behind the poor, Yahweh their Creator and Lord himself is standing.” This means that the people’s attitude to God will be reflected in their attitudes to the poor, or rather that the people’s attitude towards…
29 Sep 2019
- He that oppresseth the poor reproacheth his Maker: but he that honoureth him hath mercy on the poor (Proverbs 14:31). God cares for the poor and the disadvantaged in a very special way. Yes, the poor. The physically challenged. The orphans, widows, strangers, ethnic minorities. The prisoners. The sick. The oppressed. The afflicted. God…
11 Sep 2019
The Federal Government yesterday began the process of building a National Social Register (NSR) to generate a comprehensive and reliable database of poor and vulnerable households across the federation.
15 Aug 2019
Executive Operations Director, Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc, Effiong Okon, has said the right adoption of contemporary technologies like Artificial Intelligence (AI), big data, and mobile technology will not only drive planning and forecast in the Nigerian oil industry but also address associated risks.
13 Jun 2019
Sir: We are a unique people, celebrated around the world for our exceptionality. We never revel at poor governance publicly but privately, in bedrooms and comfortable zones. This is possible because of a veneer of harmony that is built around the Nigerian. The average Nigerian man is an ethnic and religious bigot. However hard he…