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POLITICS: Onaiyekan, Jega, Others Say Nigeria On Autopilot

POLITICS: Onaiyekan, Jega, Others Say Nigeria On Autopilot

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Some elder statesmen and prominent activists have said that Nigeria was on autopilot. The prominent citizens, who made the assertion in a statement, include Cardinal John Onaiyekan, Dr Hakeem Baba Ahmed, Gen. Martin Luther Agwai...

Lagos To Announce Preferred Bidders Of 4th Mainland Bridge In 2021

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  The Prefered  Bidder for the much expected Fourth Mainland Bridge, Lagos, will be announced in the  third quarter (Q3) of this year. Special Adviser for Works & Infrastructure to the Lagos State Governor,  Engr Aramide...
Idika Kalu: Why We Introduced VAT, Opted For Central Collection

Idika Kalu: Why We Introduced VAT, Opted For Central Collection

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The Minister of Finance who introduced Value Added Tax during the late Gen Sani Abacha regime, Dr Kalu Idika Kalu, shares with TUNDE AJAJA his views on the controversy surrounding VAT collection, the state of the...
Adeleke Defeats Saraki, PDP, Atiku In Court, Awarded N5m

Adeleke Defeats Saraki, PDP, Atiku In Court, Awarded N5m

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A Federal High Court in Lagos State has ruled against the 2019 presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, and Bukola Saraki, his campaign director in the 2019 general election over...
Falana Threatens AGF As Nigeria Refuses To Recover $62bn From Oil Firms

Falana Threatens AGF As Nigeria Refuses To Recover $62bn From Oil Firms

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Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), has written a letter to the Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami (SAN), threatening to sue the AGF if he fails to recover $62bn from international oil...
Now That Third Term Is Advocated For

Now That Third Term Is Advocated For

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Last week, President Muhammadu Buhari, during the National Executive Council (NEC) meeting of the All Progressive Congress (APC) said he was not going to stand re-election for a third term in office. Not a...
Amotekun Will Not Be Under The Police - Ondo Gov, Akeredolu

Amotekun Will Not Be Under The Police – Ondo Gov, Akeredolu

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The Chairman of the South-West Governors’ Forum and Ondo State Governor, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu, on Wednesday declared that the South-West Security Network, Operation Amotekun, would not be subsumed under the Nigeria Police. The Senior Special...

Nigeria’s kidnapping crisis: Should ransom payments be banned?

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IMAGE SOURCE,GETTY IMAGES Having paid a ransom three times to secure the freedom of his loved ones, Nigerian businessman Lawal Ado is not impressed by moves to outlaw payments to kidnappers. A controversial bill to criminalise...
Millions Of Nigerians Are Living In Poverty - VP Osinbajo Cries Out

Millions Of Nigerians Are Living In Poverty – VP Osinbajo Cries Out

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Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday, admitted that millions of Nigerians are living below the poverty line. Osinbajo lamented that the COVID-19 pandemic had further worsened the unemployment and poverty rate in the country. The Vice...
Rendering The Vice-President 'Impotent, Useless and Irrelevant'

Rendering The Vice-President ‘Impotent, Useless and Irrelevant’

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Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, earlier in the week said it's keenly monitoring developments at Aso Rock. Although within the purview of the President, it is believed that recent happenings at the Seat of Power...