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Nigeria: Wike Snubs Media, Presents N.5 Trillion Budget
Nigeria: Wike Snubs Media, Presents N.5 ...

Nigeria: Wike Snubs Media, Presents N.5 Trillion Budget

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State on Christmas eve presented the 2019 Appropriation Bill of around half a trillion naira to the state House of Assembly for necessary legislative action without inviting the press for the presentation ceremony. Wike does not seem to be enjoying getting the press... read more »

Opinion: Northern Sentiment Southern Ointment by Mansur Isah Buhari
Opinion: Northern Sentiment Southern Oi...

Opinion: Northern Sentiment Southern Ointment by Mansur Isah Buhari

A northern or southern president cannot solve our problems, a Nigerian president can. You can’t have excuses and results. Sentiments don’t solve problems; they compound them. Every region in Nigeria has its peculiar sentiment issues. I chose to talk about northern sentiment because I... read more »

Nigeria: Angry Youths Disrupt Oil Production As Akwa Ibom Crisis Takes Toll On American Oil Major
Nigeria: Angry Youths Disrupt Oil Produc...

Nigeria: Angry Youths Disrupt Oil Production As Akwa Ibom Crisis Takes Toll...

The unfolding political crisis in Akwa Ibom State, one of the big oil states in Southern Nigeria that has been relatively very peaceful till the advent of a seeming czarist regime in 2007, could trigger off some dangerous economic consequences for Nigeria if not contained urgently. Though what is... read more »

Nigeria: As Buhari Engages Big Oil Firms On PIGB, Concerns Are Growing In Niger Delta
Nigeria: As Buhari Engages Big Oil Firms...

Nigeria: As Buhari Engages Big Oil Firms On PIGB, Concerns Are Growing In N...

Ahead of the 2019 general elections coming up in a matter of weeks, there are disturbing concerns in the Niger Delta, Nigeria’s main oil and gas basin, as the restive circles are considering to return to the creeks to halt continued oil production if Abuja fails to play ball. Before now,... read more »

Nigeria: Stop Trying to Deceive Nigerians - PDP to Osinbajo
Nigeria: Stop Trying to Deceive Nigerian...

Nigeria: Stop Trying to Deceive Nigerians – PDP to Osinbajo

The People’s Democratic Party has advised Vice President Osinbajo to stop trying to deceive Nigerians manipulated figures. According to the PDP, this was simply an attempt at covering the woeful performance of the APC led government of President Buhari. The party rather admonished Osinbajo to... read more »

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Nigeria: N211 million Worth of Gold Seized at the Airport by the EFCC

Nigeria: N211 million Worth of Gold Seized at the Airport by the EFCC

Gold worth about N211 million was prevented from being transported out of the country illegally by the EFCC at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos State. Commenting on the... read more »

Nigeria: Reliance On Imported Foreign Food Fuels Hunger, Says FAO

Nigeria: Reliance On Imported Foreign Food Fuels Hunger, Says FAO

Nigeria and all the other developing countries of the world will continue to experience hunger if they fail to shift from depending on imported foreign food. This is the underlying... read more »

Nigeria: Warring Executive, Legislature Close Ranks To Combat Natural Resources Theft In Nigeria

Nigeria: Warring Executive, Legislature Close Ranks To Combat Natural Resources Theft In N...

Despite the festering cold war between the Executive and the Legislative arms of the Nigerian government, the two organs of governance appear to be finding a common ground to rally together... read more »

Nigeria: Return Our Stolen Asset, Not Give Doomsday Prophecy On 2019 - Presidency to HSBC

Nigeria: Return Our Stolen Asset, Not Give Doomsday Prophecy On 2019 – Presidency to...

PRESIDENCY WANTS HSBC TO RETURN OUR STOLEN ASSETS, NOT GIVE US DOOMSDAY PROPHECY ON 2019 The Presidency wishes to make clear to all Nigerians, and particularly the global banking giant HSBC... read more »

Nigeria: Buhari Replaces Adeosun with a Northerner

Nigeria: Buhari Replaces Adeosun with a Northerner

Following the resignation of Nigeria’s Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun over the forgery of her NYSC exemption certificate, Buhari has replaced her with a Northerner, Mrs Zainab Shamshuna... read more »