NYSC boss advocates trust fund for corps members
Director-General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, has advocated for establishment of National Youth Service Trust Fund to cater for financial empowerment of corps members as they pass out from service.
Buhari and the separatist agitators
Presidential spokesman, the gentlemanly Garba Shehu, said April 20 that agitations for secession could not intimidate Buhari.
Nigeria in search of political structure
A democratic government is by definition, essentially a government of the people, which is expected to show much greater sensitivity and responsibility to the people than any other form of government.
How military regimes caused insecurity, others, by monarchs
Traditional rulers have linked the incessant insecurity and other vices in the country to regimes of Generals Aguiyi Ironsi, Yakubu Gowon and Olusegun Obasanjo which stripped monarchs of some powers and did not give them any constitutional role.
Looking under the carpet
Let me tell you about my new hobby. It is called, believe me, looking under the carpet. Sounds rather crazy for a hobby but that is the beauty of it. The carpet is an ordinary piece of home furniture
ECOWAS, Nigeria and the way forward
Keen watchers of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) would have noticed a silent but revolutionary action taken recently by Nigeria, the economic and political powerhouse in West Africa, as part of efforts to counter a rather disturbing public perception ....
Reps summon British envoy over Gowon, probe alleged payroll infractions
The House of Representatives, yesterday, summoned the British High Commissioner, Catriona Laing, over the claim by a member of the country’s parliament, Tom Tugendhat, that former Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon
South, M’Belt leaders ask British lawmaker to prove graft claim against Gowon
The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum (SMBLF) has called on the British Parliament to compel chairman of its Foreign Relations Committee, Tom Turgendhat, to substantiate...