Sanusi Lamido Sanusi
When Mr. Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, Central Bank Governor, launched the cashless policy in 2012 it was received with mixed feelings. It was a good idea, many people thought, but was Nigeria ripe and ready for it? In Nigeria there are always people who think we are not ready or ripe for anything that people elsewhere…
Sanusi, Obaseki, Maduka blame government for illegal migration
The Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, has identified failure of government as major cause of illegal migration in the country. Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki, also supported that the misplacement of priorities in the management of the country’s economy was the cause of perilous journey by Nigerians through the Sahara Desert in search…
‘FG targets seven per cent growth’
The Federal Government is targeting an ambitious seven per cent economic growth by 2020, against a mere 0.8 per cent achieved in 2017, the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma has said.
About the Emir of Kano’s comments on polygamy
Sanusi Lamido Sanusi is a most interesting man. That is true whether or not you find him arrogant or intelligent; a truth-teller who was saved from a president’s wrath, or an ethnic jingoist who covers his thievery in sanctimony and finely-clipped English. I am not interested in those varying views in this essay; indeed, the…
How Art X Lagos achieved Africa’s premier fair status
The Civic Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos, was the centre of attraction last weekend, when the second edition West Africa’s number one art fair, Art X Lagos, returned.
Sanusi urges govt to increase investment in ICT
Former governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, has urged Federal Government to inject more funds into Information Communication Technology (ICT) manpower, infrastructural and software development....
Buhari and the burden of leadership
President Muhammadu Buhari must have been influenced by the socialist thoughts of the late Bala Usman (the father of Ms. Hadiza of Nigerian Port Authority and the person who also influenced the present Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi).
Sanusi urges universities to initiate researches toward innovations
“For the country to become competitive at the global stage, it must explore, exploit and utilise science and technological innovations; the universities should spearhead such effortst,” he said in Kano on Saturday.