Author Archives: The Citizen

Why Nigerian graduates can’t compete in global market – Minister

The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu on Thursday said Nigeria must produce a workforce of skilled, efficient, highly mobile, adaptable and innovative people for ...

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Court adjourns hearing in Dasuki’s trial

An FCT High Court on Thursday adjourned the hearing in the trial of Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd), former National Security Adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan, ...

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Economy: It’s too early to lament over falling oil price – Kachikwu

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe kachikwu said it was too early to lament over the declining oil price noting that the ...

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Fidelity Bank splashes N18m on 12 customers on Valentine’s Day

Fidelity Bank Plc has splashed N18 million on 12 customers in the fourth draw of its “Get Alert in Million Reloaded” promo to mark Valentine’s ...

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Operators’ sharp practices threaten telecom sector stability – NCC

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has said sharp practices by operators in the telecom sector are threatening the stability of the sector. The Chairman of ...

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2018: Cross River Assembly passes N1.3trn budget

The Cross River House of Assembly on Thursday passed the 2018 appropriation bill of N1.3trillion presented by Governor Ben Ayade. The budget, tagged Budget of ...

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Enugu partners NEWMAP on environment-friendly cooking stove

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has reiterated his determination to collaborate with agencies towards curtailing practices that harm the environment. The governor gave this ...

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Buhari congratulates new South African President, Ramaphosa

President Muhammadu Buhari has told the new leader of South Africa, President Cyril Ramaphosa that he is looking forward to working with him to enhance ...

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Oprah rejects $1bn war chest to battle Trump in 2020

America’s  talk show queen,  Oprah Winfrey said she has turned down would-be donors offer to raise $1 billion for her to take on Donald Trump ...

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Good campaign – The Nation

Charlie Boy group’s advocacy for sound voter registration is the first crucial step to free elections  Any move to make voter registration impeccable is welcome; ...

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