Public Affairs

Refining roadmap – The Nation

fuel subsidy

Beyond settling marketers’ debt, what are we doing about local refineries? If the latest alarm by marketers over a lingering $1billion debt is any measure, it is that the ghost of fuel subsidy, which for years drew the nation to ...

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47 years after Biafra – New Telegraph


This day 47 years ago, General Yakubu Gowon received the formal instruments of surrender from General Philip Effiong in an elaborate ceremony at Dodan Barracks, Lagos. That marked the end of hostilities between the Federal Government of Nigeria and the ...

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Eternal vigilance – The Nation


With the reported arrest of some fleeing Boko Haram suspects in Lagos, only citizen vigilance can win the war against terror Eternal vigilance, goes that saying, is the price of liberty. That holds even more true of the Boko Haram menace, ...

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Cost of collection – Daily Trust


A recent Daily Trust story highlighted issues regarding the controversial Federal Government financial policy called cost of collection. The report said two agencies, namely Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) and Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) alone earned 1.2 trillion naira in ...

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