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Speed Limiters: As Implementation Of Policy Starts Tomorrow

Posted: Sep 29, 2016 at 6:32 pm   /   Our View

Barring any unforeseen development, implementation of the controversial policy of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) compelling all commercial vehicles […]

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Apapa Gridlock

Unlocking The Apapa Gridlock

Posted: Sep 29, 2016 at 6:32 am   /   Our View

The recent resolve by Lagos State Government and the Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA) to find permanent solution to the traffic […]

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Chibok Girls

Still On The Missing Chibok Schoolgirls

Posted: Sep 27, 2016 at 5:21 pm   /   Our View

  For the first time, the Federal Government, last week through Chief Lai Mohammed,Minister of Information and National Orientation, opened […]

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Local Government Autonomy: Matters Arising

Posted: Sep 27, 2016 at 7:55 am   /   Our View

  The recent support given for the autonomy of Local Government Councils in Nigeria by President Muhammadu Buhari on the […]

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Social Investment Programme

 FG’s Social Investment Initiative

Posted: Sep 23, 2016 at 3:55 am   /   Our View

  Following the current economic recession and its resultant hash condition on Nigerians, particularly the vulnerable, the recent announcement by […]

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Implement FG/ASUU 2009 Agreement Now

Posted: Sep 21, 2016 at 7:32 am   /   Our View

  The recent reports that the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) might commence a warning strike come October 2nd […]

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Change begins with me

The “Change Begins With Me” Campaign

Posted: Sep 19, 2016 at 7:03 pm   /   Our View

On September 8, President Muhammadu Buhari flagged off the ‘Change Begins with Me’ campaign charging Nigerians not to see the […]

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Reflating The Economy Out Of Recession

Posted: Sep 19, 2016 at 5:33 am   /   Our View

On Thursday, President Muhammadu Buhari summoned all cabinet members and key financial experts to a retreat at the Presidential Villa, […]

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Power: FG’s Moves To Review Privatisation

Posted: Sep 15, 2016 at 6:52 pm   /   Our View

  We commend the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government for finally agreeing to review the privatisation of the troubled power […]

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Abuja-Kaduna Rail Route, poor rail services

Modern Rail System For Sustained Development And Growth

Posted: Sep 14, 2016 at 4:20 am   /   Our View

  The socio-economic advantages of rail transportation over other modes of moving people and goods cannot be over-estimated. Beside its […]

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hotels; hotel registration

The Hotel Registration Directive In Lagos State

Posted: Sep 12, 2016 at 3:41 pm   /   Our View

Last week’s reported directive from the Lagos State government to all operators of hotels, hospitality centres and other recreational facilities […]

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The Return Of Lassa Fever

Posted: Sep 12, 2016 at 5:33 am   /   Our View

Recent media reports suggesting the return of Lassa fever in Nigeria are quite worrisome considering that the disease was first […]

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APC, INEC; Edo Polls

As INEC Shifts Edo Governorship Election

Posted: Sep 9, 2016 at 11:47 am   /   Our View

As the long­-awaited governorship election in Edo State – the Heartbeat of the Nation, has been shifted by the Independent National […]

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Nigerian Sports: Matters Arising

Posted: Sep 8, 2016 at 10:56 am   /   Our View

The recent declaration of State of Emergency in Nigerian Sports, by Solomon Dalung, Minister of Youth and Sports though long […]

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terrorism, stunted children; IDPs

Resettling The IDPs

Posted: Sep 7, 2016 at 6:30 am   /   Our View

The recent observation and declaration by the United Nation’s expert on Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), Chaloka Beyin, that the IDP […]

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Buhari, change campaign

Let President Buhari Walk The Talk

Posted: Sep 5, 2016 at 7:31 pm   /   Our View

While the international business community remained all ears at the sixth Tokyo International Conference for African Development (TICAD) held in […]

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Emergency Economic Stabilisation Bill 2016, buhari; recession; FG's blame game

Swimming Out Of The Recession Blues

Posted: Sep 5, 2016 at 7:01 am   /   Our View

To discerning economic watchers, Nigeria’s slide into its worst recession in 29 years has been beeping on their respective observatories. […]

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APC; Ondo APC; Ondo Election

Towards Ensuring Peaceful Election In Ondo

Posted: Sep 4, 2016 at 7:01 am   /   Our View

Barring any unforeseen development, the staggered governorship election to be conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ondo State […]

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incest; rape victim; Uncle of 15-Year Old Rape Victim Escapes Assassination Attempt

Rising Cases Of Incest

Posted: Sep 2, 2016 at 7:00 am   /   Our View

There is a wave of incest currently sweeping across Nigeria and many Nigerians are insisting that this must not be […]

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Time To Review Prison Administration

Posted: Sep 1, 2016 at 1:34 pm   /   Our View

  The recent incidents of prison break all over the country calls for serious review of the prison administration in […]

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Streamlining TSA For Better Results

Posted: Aug 30, 2016 at 1:44 pm   /   Our View

The Treasury Single Account (TSA) scripted by the Federal Government to establish a unified structure of public sector accounts was […]

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economy, Buhari

Need For Power To Reboot The Economy

Posted: Aug 29, 2016 at 4:05 am   /   Our View

On Monday August 22, 2016, it was widely reported that President Muhammadu Buhari sought emergency powers from the National Assembly, […]

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Budget Padding, padding; recession

Budget Padding: Litmus Test For Buhari And APC

Posted: Aug 25, 2016 at 2:00 am   /   Our View

  The hue and cry following the revelations of Honorable Abdulmumin Jibrin on how four principal officers of the lower […]

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Boko Haram Swap Deal

Before The Boko Haram Swap Deal

Posted: Aug 24, 2016 at 2:00 am   /   Our View

    The recently reported release of a new video by the dreaded terrorist group, Boko Haram, in which the […]

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Polio immnization

End Polio Disease Now

Posted: Aug 23, 2016 at 2:00 am   /   Our View

  The recent discovery of 2 new cases of the poliomyelitis (polio) type 1 virus in Borno State calls for […]

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