26 Aug 2019
Entrepreneurship is the the activity of setting up a business or businesses and taking up the associated financial risks in the hope of a profit. It’s sometimes driven by pursuit of individual intuitiveness, talent and deliberate efforts in learning.
3 Jul 2019
Federal government has embarked on flood control and reclamation of lands affected by gully erosion, to address the age-long ecological challenges in Dekina Council of Kogi State.
30 Jun 2019
While it is not clear if President Buhari would retain Ocheni, some individuals and groups are showing interest and have intensified lobby for the ministerial position.
15 Oct 2018
Corruption is one of the greatest obstacles to Nigeria’s economic growth and development and has constrained economic development and denied most Nigerians improved economic well-being. But it is more complicating because it also defied strategies against it. Each effort has a corresponding antidote.
15 Feb 2018
The Minister of State for Labour and employment, Prof. Stephen Ocheni has reiterated the determination of the Federal Government to give priority to workers welfare to cushion the effect of the recent economic recession.
6 Feb 2018
There are palpable fears that increasing rate of unemployment could jeopardize Nigeria’s dream of joining the rank of top 20 leading economies in the world any time soon.
27 Jul 2017
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday inaugurated Stephen Ocheni (Kogi) and Suleiman Hassan (Gombe) as ministers with a task to immediately join the cabinet in “the herculean task” of turning around the Nigerian economy, saying there’s no time to celebrate.
26 Jul 2017
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday in Abuja swore-in two new ministers, Stephen Ocheni from Kogi state and Suleiman Hassan from Gombe state as members of the Federal Executive Council (FEC). Speaking at the event, Osinbajo challenged the new ministers to actively participate in the task of turning around the nation’s economy and making life…
3 May 2017
The Senate on Wednesday confirmed Prof. Stephen Ocheni from Kogi and Mr Suleiman Hassan from Gombe State as ministers.
3 Apr 2017
President Muhammadu Buhari’s nomination of Professor Stephen Ocheni as replacement for late James Ocholi, former minister of state for Labour and Productivity, has sparked off row over marginalisation in Kogi State.