Democracy: How Nigeria has made progress in twenty years –Lawan

Democracy: How Nigeria has made progress in twenty…

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, said on Thursday that Nigeria had made significant progress over the last twenty years since the country’s return to democracy in 1999. Lawan stated this in a speech delivered…

Masari and child bandits in Katsina forest

Masari and child bandits in Katsina forest

OLABISI DEJI-FOLUTILE writes on the need for Nigerian leaders to invest in the education of children in order to ensure a future free of child bandits among other problems. Finally, the chickens have come home…

Uzodinma, a symbol of hope, prosperity for Imo –Sabi Abdullahi

Hope Uzodinma, a symbol of hope, prosperity for…

The emergence of newly sworn-in Governor of Imo State,  Hope Uzodinma, followng a Supreme Court ruling on Tuesday marks the beginning of an era of ‘hope and prosperity’ for Imo State, the Deputy Chief Whip…

Why I slept waAssailants kill journalist in Adamawaith 17-yr old twin students of my school -Principal

Assailants kill journalist in Adamawa

The Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, has confirmed the death of a journalist, Mr Maxwell Nashan, attacked by unknown assailants. The News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, reports that Nashan, a reporter with Federal Radio Corporation…

Tragedy of Nigeria’s civil war shall not be forgotten, repeated –Presidency

Tragedy of Nigeria’s civil war shall not be…

The tragedy of Nigeria’s civil war shall neither be forgotten nor repeated. These are the words of the Presidency on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the civil war cessation. In the statement issued…

Finance Law: Govt begins implementation of 7.5 per cent VAT

Finance Law: Govt begins implementation of 7.5 per…

The implementation of the 7.5 per cent Value Added Tax, VAT, on government transactions has begun following the signing of the Finance Bill into law. The Accountant-General of the Federation, Alhaji Ahmed Idris, made this…