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February 22, 2024
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Eagles: Deficient Rohr not bigger than Nigeria

Eagles: Deficient Rohr not bigger than Nigeria

Th For every round robin qualifier contest for the Africa Cup of nations or the World Cup, it is always important to be in a commanding position on the table. No doubt, Nigeria is one…

On malfunctioning refineries and Ajaokuta Steel Company

On malfunctioning refineries and Ajaokuta Steel Company

About 5,000 workers of four of the nation’s strategic assets are still being paid their salaries annually running into billions of naira without adding any value to the economy. Of the number, 758 employees are…

Between paternity leave and sustained economic recovery

Between paternity leave and sustained economic recovery

Recently, the Federal Government granted a 14-day paternity leave for its male employees whose wives put to bed.   The Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Dr (Mrs) Folashade Esan, who revealed this at…

2022 Budget: Matters arising

2022 Budget: Matters arising

On Thursday, October 7, this year, President Muhammadu Buhari presented a N16.39 trillion Appropriation Bill to the joint sitting of the National Assembly in Abuja.   It was heart-warming to see education displacing the usually…

Agenda for new Presidents of Sports Federations

Agenda for new Presidents of Sports Federations

The elections into the boards of sporting federations took place on Thursday, September 30 in Abuja with the majority of former federation presidents being returned into office. There is a crisis, however, in the Nigeria…

Parties need to put houses in order for successful 2023 poll

Parties need to put houses in order for successful 2023 poll

Nigeria is inching towards another general election, which will be held in February 2023. Although politicians are still shy or hesitant to declare their interests for the various offices available, especially the presidency, there is…

Schools’ resumption amid insecurity

Schools’ resumption amid insecurity

The violent attacks by Boko Haram and bandits on schools have no doubt forced many children to shun them, especially in the most vulnerable parts of the North. The lethargy among many children to return…

As the Edo State Exco finally takes off…

As the Edo State Exco finally takes off…

On Monday, October 4, this year, the Edo State Assembly confirmed the would-be commissioners, following the submission of a list of nominees by the state Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki. New Telegraph commends the state’s Legislature…

The October Presidential broadcast: Matters arising

The October Presidential broadcast: Matters arising

In his nationwide radio and television broadcast on the occasion of Nigeria’s 61st Independence anniversary on October 1, President Muhammadu Buhari admitted that in recent times life had become hellish in the country.   “The…

NFF must overhaul Falcons to be ‘super’ again

NFF must overhaul Falcons to be ‘super’ again

The recently-concluded Aisha Buhari Championship was good preparation for future tournaments. Ghana, Cameroon, South Africa, Mali and Morocco are other teams that took part in the tournament. Incidentally, the competition exposed the Super Falcons in…