Public Affairs

Executive order on local content – Thisday

The order, if well implemented, will enhance increased participation of local firms in the economy Barely nine months after directing all ministries, departments and agencies ...

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A federal workforce restructuring that works – Punch

Efforts in the past to restructure the federal workforce or its agencies failed. But the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Winifred Oyo-Ita, ...

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Appeal court vacancies – The Nation

What can be responsible for the inexplicable delay by the Federal Government in appointing 14 new high court judges reportedly sent to the Presidency by ...

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Tightening the noose around tax defaulters – The Sun

A new dawn is unfolding in the Federal Government’s tax drive as the authorities move to broaden the tax net and close in on tax ...

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Completely defeated? – The Nation

Major-Gen. Rogers Nicholas,  Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, the military shaft set up by the Buhari Presidency to pierce and shatter the Boko Haram ...

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Welcome transition – The Nation

The news that filing of documents and communications within the Supreme Court will henceforth be done electronically is a welcome development. According to the Chief ...

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Containing Lassa fever – Thisday

The health authorities could do more to tame the viral disease The gravity of the current health emergency in the country was driven home on ...

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Buhari’s scandalous recall of NHIS boss – Punch

In a baffling move, President Muhammadu Buhari demonstrated clannishness and lack of respect for procedure once more by reinstating the Executive Secretary of the National ...

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A good idea – The Nation

We welcome doctors’ offer to conduct medical test for presidential aspirants Nigerian doctors and their counterparts in the Commonwealth have expressed their readiness to conduct ...

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AU visa-free policy and other initiatives – The Sun

Conde had distinguished himself by being proactive in diffusing tensions, including the Gambian cliff-hanger when the continent averted a civil war by a hair’s breadth. ...

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