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February 24, 2024
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FG’s new revenue drive and Nigerian motorists

FG’s new revenue drive and Nigerian motorists

The Federal Government has effected an upward review of fees charged for the procurement of vehicle plate numbers and driving licences.   The Secretary of the Joint Tax Board (JTB), Nbomeghfe Nana-Aisha, who made this…

Rohr’s Eagles must lift AFCON title in Cameroon

Rohr’s Eagles must lift AFCON title in Cameroon

The 2021 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon was shifted twice due to weather concerns and COVID-19. In addition, the draw, originally set for June, was also delayed by the pandemic. Eventually, the draw ceremony…

Whither Malami’s promise of prosecuting terrorism financiers

Whither Malami’s promise of prosecuting terrorism financiers

In May this year, the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, struck a right chord with Nigerians when he said the government was going to prosecute some people suspected…

Prosecution of suspected terrorism sponsors key to checking insecurity

Prosecution of suspected terrorism sponsors key to checking insecurity

On May 4, this year, the Attorney General and Minister of Justice of the Federation, Mr. Abubakar Malami, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), while addressing journalists at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, announced that the…

Nigeria’s representatives in Africa must go for trophies

Nigeria’s representatives in Africa must go for trophies

Top football leagues including the English Premier League (EPL), Italian Serie A, Spanish La Liga and German Bundesliga started last weekend. It is, however, a surprise that the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) ended just…

Nigerians and insurance

Nigerians and insurance

Without probably giving it a second thought, a number of Nigerians are gradually getting used to tragic events and tragic lifestyles. This can be deduced from the way people move on after very deadly occurrences.…

President Buhari and communication

President Buhari and communication

Just over three weeks ago, President Muhammadu Buhari paid a courtesy call on the Emir of his hometown of Daura, Katsina State, Dr Umar Faruk Umar, in his palace. Speaking on the occasion, President Buhari…

States and generating more revenue

States and generating more revenue

On a frequent basis, the country’s 36 states borrow from the Federal Government through the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in order to attend to the developmental priorities of their people. Also, time and again…

IBB and the Arise TV interview

IBB and the Arise TV interview

On Friday, August 6, this year, a respected broadcasting organisation, Arise Television interviewed a former Head of State and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Nigeria, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida. In that interview, General Babangida,…

Coast clear as APC resolves lingering crisis

Coast clear as APC resolves lingering crisis

As political activities start to build up towards the 2023 general elections, the ruling All Progressives Congress might just have cleared one major hurdle with the endorsement of the Caretaker Committee led by Governor Mai…