Public Affairs

Alison-Madueke, systemic rot and the NNPC – Punch

Torrid tales of massive looting perpetrated through the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation and the stupendous wealth allegedly accumulated by Diezani Alison-Madueke have gripped a global ...

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The disappearing Nigerians – Thisday

Government must ensure that those suspected of criminal activities are given fair trial To mark the International Day of the Disappeared recently, Amnesty International (AI) ...

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N20trn unremitted? – The Nation

•It is incredible that stamp duties are not paid into govt coffers despite cash crunch According to the latest report of the National Bureau of ...

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Matters arising from Paris Club refunds to states – The Sun

The controversy over the management of the Paris Club refunds to the state governments was reignited last week by President Muhammadu Buhari when he played ...

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Looting at JAMB, NIMASA, et al – Daily Trust

The federal government last week ordered an investigation into allegations of massive fraud at the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) and the Nigerian Maritime ...

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Time to suspend the ‘Python Dance’ – Thisday

President Buhari should withdraw the army from the Southeast in the nation’s interest That the situation in the Southeast has almost reached a tipping point ...

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Growing problem of teacher recruitment and retention – Punch

An acute shortage of teachers in Katsina has reached the level where a recall of retired teachers is being considered. A committee set up by ...

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Glittering prospects of Nigerian tourism industry – The Sun

Most Nigerians know that there are so many exciting places to see in Nigeria, and, coincidentally, we have a Minister of Information and Culture, Mr. ...

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The appointments in NNPC – Tribune

Recently, the Federal Government made some appointments to the board of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). Out of the 15 appointments, 10 of the ...

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End in sight? – The Nation

Government comes up with new ideas to check herdsmen/farmers’ clashes Although the title of the three-day National Conference on the Transformation of the Livestock Industry ...

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