Nigeria Has the Highest Record of Out of School Children – Global Rights

  By Samuel Oyejola   The Country Director of the Global Rights in Nigeria, Abiodun Baiyewu-Teru has revealed that Nigeria has the highest number of out of school children globally following the wreck of Boko Haram in the country.   She said this at the Young Journalist Forum (YJF) event in Abuja. According to the […]

Yoruba Leaders Insist on Restructuring

To Reduce Corruption, Promote Unity   From Bola Ogunlayi, Regional Editor, South West   ‎Preemptive of the outcome of the Committee set up by the ruling Action Congress of Nigeria, APC, and the continuous agitation by some sections of the country over the restructuring of Nigeria, some notable Yoruba leaders and sociocultural organisations from the […]

Solid Minerals Development: More Talk, Little Result

   By Oyewale Oyelola   The solid minerals ministry is the backbone of  South Africa’s economy as mining activities across the country accounted for about 18 percent of GDP (8.6% direct and 10% indirect and induced, job creation with 500 000 direct and 500 000 indirect jobs) and foreign exchange earnings,  contributing more than 50 […]

EFCC Begins Probe of Dogara, Others Over 2016 Budget ‘Padding’

Invites Jibrin for…   By Time Nigeria   The anti-graft agency, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has invited a former Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation, Mr Abdulmumin Jibrin, to clarify allegations that the Speaker, Mr Yakubu Dogara, and three other principal officers who he claimed to have “padded” the 2016 budget to […]