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NEED FOR PROPER POLICING OF NIGERIAN ROADS

Posted by on May 23, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

Every other day, Nigerians receive news of devastating loss of lives of fellow compatriots on the country’s major roads. In a country...

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Nigeria’s N523bn loss to gas flaring

Posted by on May 22, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

There is still massive flaring of gas in the nation’s petroleum industry in spite of government’s serial promises to harness and market...

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Restore local government democracy now!

Posted by on May 22, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

The debate over the configuration of the Nigerian federation and in particular, the level of autonomy  local governments should enjoy...

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To Thy Communities O Policemen!

Posted by on May 21, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

Sending federal policemen to their communities may be a great idea, but it is also laden with grave perils The Inspector General of...

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South-east and the railway modernisation project

Posted by on May 21, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

The issue of the Federal Government’s external borrowing received a hearing at the Senate earlier last week.  The $5.851 billion loan...

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Attempted rape of Lagos schoolgirls

Posted by on May 20, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

A clear danger to girl-child education and public morality was recently identified in Lagos. The culture of female sexual molestation and...

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NASS: An exemplary legislative practice

Posted by on May 19, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

Legislatures all over the world are usually the butt of criticisms and jokes, and Nigerian parliaments are no different. Despite the fact...

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Addressing JAMB examination hiccups

Posted by on May 19, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

IT is worrisome that the ongoing 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) is recording hitches, despite the promise of a...

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Lessons from Macron’s election

Posted by on May 18, 2017 in Editorial, Opinion | 0 comments

French President Emmanuel Macron waits to welcome the European Council president at the Elysee presidential Palace in Paris on May 17,...

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FESC and its Rivers sector commander

Posted by on May 18, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

THE recent maltreatment meted out to some female personnel of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Port Harcourt, by a superior officer...

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Time to wean Nigeria off oil

Posted by on May 18, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

As the Nigerian economy cranks back to life, it may not yet be Uhuru as revenue expectations for 2017 show signs of flanking the...

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Managing information about President Buhari’s health

Posted by on May 17, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

President Muhammadu Buhari’s appearance at the Friday, May 5, 2017,   Jumat Service and his return to the United Kingdom for follow-up...

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Relocating headquarters of IOCs to the Niger Delta

Posted by on May 17, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

THE recent uproar in the House of Representatives over a motion praying it to mandate international oil companies (IOCs) to relocate their...

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CHILDREN AS ENDANGRED SPECIES

Posted by on May 17, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

No doubt, the media was awash with stories of baby factories uncovered across the country where young girls were being used to breed...

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Security agencies should act as one, please!

Posted by on May 16, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

A government is an organised system by which a state is run. Every element in the system of government is expected to work in unison...

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THE POLITICS OF INFIRMITY

Posted by on May 16, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

Those campaigning for a second term for ailing President Buhari are misguided The recent orchestration of a second term bid for the ailing...

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EDITORIAL: Building the Critical Mass for the National Anti-Corruption Strategy

Posted by on May 15, 2017 in Editorial, News | 0 comments

“Do the leaders of the Buhari administration really believe in the vision set out in the document?” The post EDITORIAL: Building the...

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MAKING GOOD USE OF ECOLOGICAL FUND

Posted by on May 15, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

MONDAY EDITORIAL It’s a decision whose time has come Do you need a world class website for your business or oganization? Do you need help...

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NEED FOR PROFESSIONAL JOURNALISM PRACTICE

Posted by on May 15, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

Journalism is no doubt a noble profession. It has produced prominent men and women who have contributed immensely to the growth and...

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NFF MUST PUT HOUSE IN ORDER

Posted by on May 12, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

The football authorities must ensure prompt payment of salaries By the time Shuaibu Amodu died as the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF)...

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