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Okowa again sends revised 2020 appropriation bill to State Assembly

Okowa. Photo: TWITTER/IAOKOWAGov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Tuesday sent a revised 2020 appropriation bill of N282 billion to the State Assembly for approval. The letter accompanying the proposed ...

Tue Jul 7th, 2020     read more →

N10b investment to reduce petrol import, create 1,500 jobs

A pump attendant dispensing petrol. PHOTO: FEMI ADEBESIN-KUTI …As NCDMB, Erakson, Duport pact seek industrialisation through oil, gas sector Nigerian Content Development and Moni...

Tue Jul 7th, 2020     read more →

The Wike example

Sir: In a private discussion with some friends last year, I had said that Gov. Nyesom Wike is the best-performing of the PDP governors and I confessed to admiring his boldness, courage and capacity...

Tue Jul 7th, 2020     read more →

Post COVID-19: FG proposes N2.3trn to boost mining, other sectors

The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Mr Olamilekan Adegbite, says Federal Government has proposed N2.3 trillion to boost the mining and other sectors of the economy in post-COVID-19 rescue ...

Tue Jul 7th, 2020     read more →

Reps begin investigation to identify, block $30bn annual revenue leakage

The House of Representatives has commenced investigations to identify and block revenue leakages that cost Nigeria in excess of $30 billion annually. The investigative hearing which began on Monday...

Tue Jul 7th, 2020     read more →

Egypt law allows soldiers to run for office only with army's permission

Egypt’s parliament on Monday approved amendments that would allow active or former military personnel to run for the presidency and parliament only with the army’s approval. The legisl...

Mon Jul 6th, 2020     read more →

Impact of COVID-19 on Nigerian newsrooms

Over 160 days after the first case of the COVID-19 virus was reported, its outbreak has evidently propelled a huge disruption in individual routine and given rise to a global economic downtime. A p...

Mon Jul 6th, 2020     read more →

Ojudu, Adeyeye not my enemies, says Fayemi

Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi said that the Special Adviser to the President on Political Affairs, Babafemi Ojudu; former Minister of State for Works, Dayo Adeyeye and others who launched atta...

Mon Jul 6th, 2020     read more →

Farmers seek exclusion of ‘impostors’ in CBN’s zero-interest scheme

Nigerian farmers and agricultural scientists have warned that ‘political farmers’ should not be permitted to hijack the Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN’s) ‘Agric for ...

Mon Jul 6th, 2020     read more →

Spurring market growth through investment in infrastructure

With almost 24 per cent losses recorded at the stock market in the last three years, exacerbated by the current COVID-19 crises; there has been no respite for investors. But more worrisome is tha...

Mon Jul 6th, 2020     read more →