Public Affairs

Much ado about rebased GDP – Leadership

A symbolic turnaround on Africa’s political economy scene was recorded on Sunday when the country’s statistician-general, Yemi Kale, announced that Nigeria’s GDP now stands at ...

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Anambra on the rise – Guardian

As the curtain closed on the generally highly rated administration of Governor Peter Obi of Anambra State, following the inauguration of new Governor Willie Obiano ...

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President should sign Pension Bill – Vanguard

The Pension Reform Act 2014, which stipulates at least a 10-year jail term on conviction for pension fund administrators or anybody who misappropriates or diverts ...

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Boko Haram: Jonathan’s new approach – Guardian

President Goodluck Jonathan’s expressed intention to ‘be a little more forceful’ in tackling the Boko Haram terrorism is certainly a needful, albeit reactive, approach to a danger threatening ...

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Refineries are best abroad – Vanguard

Queues for petrol still dot many Nigerian cities and villages. This is to tell government that importation would never solve the country’s challenges with fuel. ...

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Let there be cautious optimism on rebased GDP – The Sun

Following the release of Nigeria’s rebased Gross Domestic Product (GDP), which measures the total value of goods and services produced in the country, a surfeit ...

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Nigeria’s grim unemployment statistics – The Sun

Nigeria’s troubling unemployment rate has, once again, been brought to the fore by the Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi ...

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Polytechnics: One year after closure… – Thisday

Who cares? It’s all in our attitude towards vocational education It is a measure of what tertiary public education has become in our country today ...

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Africa’s biggest economy by figures – Vanguard

How does an economy that does not have regular electricity, where infrastructure is in deficit and most of the people are so poor that the ...

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DSS attempted jailbreak: There is cause for alarm – The Sun

Asokoro district of Abuja, an area that houses amongst others, the official residence of President Goodluck Jonathan, woke up to a volley of gunshots in ...

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