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Government’s insincerity in cutting cost

Government’s insincerity in cutting cost

The Federal Government has said it intends to keep the cost of governance within manageable limits by reducing its personnel cost. This will be actualised by giving incentives to make some of her workers leave…

NFF’s confusion and Eguavoen’s massive AFCON task

NFF’s confusion and Eguavoen’s massive AFCON task

Nigeria’s participation in the AFCON in Cameroon will be experiencing a twist given the exit of Super Eagles Manager Gernot Rohr by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). The development did not come as a surprise…

Taking stern measures against erring judges

Taking stern measures against erring judges

Rising from its two-day meeting, which held on December 14 and 15, the National Judicial Council (NJC) resolved that three jurists of courts of competent jurisdiction who granted conflicting ex-parte orders in matters with the…

Between Obasanjo/Clark letters and ownership of Niger Delta oil

Between Obasanjo/Clark letters and ownership of Niger Delta oil

In recent times, Nigerians have been inundated with the exchange of letters between a former military Head of State and two-time civilian President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo and a former Federal Commissioner for Information, Chief Edwin…

Beyond hollow ritual of calendar-based New Year resolutions

Beyond hollow ritual of calendar-based New Year resolutions

The New Year was ushered in across the nation in a colourful manner on its eve with wellattended religious and social activities as well as accompanying resolutions by Nigerians of different socio-economic classes.   Either…

As Buhari enters his last full year in office…

As Buhari enters his last full year in office…

On January 1, 2022 President Muhammadu Buhari entered his last full year as the president of Nigeria.   Elected first in 2015, Buhari completed his first fouryear tenure in 2019 and began the second part…

Again, as Imo hugs the headlines negatively

Again, as Imo hugs the headlines negatively

Chief Ikedi Ohakim was elected the governor of Imo State in 2007.   Although he was not known to have done well in terms of performance, he was on the verge of getting a second…

Enhancing Civil Service delivery

Enhancing Civil Service delivery

For about three years now, some Federal Government-owned ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) have been conducting promotion interviews for some of their employees. Some MDAs not too long ago conducted such for some of their…

Fuel subsidy removal: A potential time bomb

Fuel subsidy removal: A potential time bomb

Last month, on Tuesday, November 23 to be precise, the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, while speaking at an event in Abuja, announced the planned removal of fuel subsidy and…

FG needs to secure Nigeria

FG needs to secure Nigeria

Given the continued profound loss of lives and socio-economic dislocation unleashed on Nigeria by rising insecurity, different stakeholders have reacted to the avoidable man-made menace. Some of the stakeholders including the governors of the states…