Don suggests solutions to Nigeria’s economic recession
An economist, Dr Aminu Usman, has advised the Federal Government to pay contractors and award new contracts as part of short term measures to reflate the economy.
Purging NYSC scheme of sharp practices
In the third quarter of last year, August to be precise, the Federal Government announced implementation of the Treasury Single Account (TSA). TSA was not a new strategic concept. It was just not implemented under the Goodluck Jonathan’s administration. This noble policy was a fiscal strategy aimed at blocking financial leakages, promoting transparency and preventing…
Text of President Buhari's Democracy Day speech
It is one year today since our administration came into office. It has been a year of triumph, consolidation, pains and achievements.
We resolved to keep the naira steady to safeguard the economy - Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday in Abuja reassured Nigerians that his administration had resolved to keep the Naira steady because past devaluation of the currency had done...
Hope and impediments: Buhari’s first year
As President Muhammadu Buhari marks his first year in office today, Nigerians who have invested their hopes in him are the most qualified to dispassionately assess his administration ...
PMB’s scorecard after one year
In his 1,945-word inaugural speech, President Muhammadu Buhari outlined his vision and mission for a country that has been “in deep trouble” before May 29, 2015.
Suffering amid plenty
The office of the Accountant General of the Federation has revealed that, as at the end March, not less than N3trn FG funds hitherto held in commercial banks have been mopped up.