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 […]

Ganduje  and the Burden of  Uncompleted Projects

Kano State remains one of the states in Nigeria that had it so good in terms of human and infrastructural development, particularly during the immediate past administration of  former Governor  Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso. However, as the former governor bequeathed the legacies of prosperity, so was the huge debt he left behind. What was the scenario […]