2018: Interrogating Buhari’s successes, challenges

The year is gradually grinding to a halt. In a few days, the momentous year will give way to new dawn; a year of decision and great More...

Buhari: Garland for a reformer at 76

President Muhammadu Buhari It was not for nothing that the world celebrated President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday. The phenomenon from More...

Concerns as Yuletide beckons

Here comes the month of stock taking and celebration. This is also the period for family holidays especially those residing outside More...

Forgery: Adeosun, Nigerian factor and a ruined career

Kemi Adeosun, Minister of Finance The erudite Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, who was enmeshed in certificate forgery mess finally More...

Dilemma over national security, rule of law

Villascope with Lawrence Olaoye e-mail: lawrenceolaoye8@gmail.com Text: 08036236703 (SMS only) When President Muhammadu Buhari took More...

Commending integrity for Nigeria to be great again

by Lawrence Olaoye Honesty is a virtue that is gradually going extinct globally. With widespread decadence in a world that is fast More...

Oyo state demolition of Fresh FM station and matters arising

The news of demolition of the building housing the Fresh FM Radio station in Ibadan by the Oyo state government came as a rude shock More...

Beyond the overhaul of SARS

Not a few compatriots have commended the Acting President Yemi Osinbajo for the recent order handed the Inspector General of Police More...

Onnoghen: Court extends hearing over CCT jurisdiction to January 28

*As el-Rufai demands CJN steps aside By Vivian Okejeme and Umar Puma, Abuja Justice N.E Maha, yesterday, extended the restraining order against the planned arraignment of the Chief More...

Minimum Wage: FG convenes Council of State on revenue sharing formula

By Lawrence Olaoye The Federal Government has resolved to convene the Council of State in order to review the nation’s federal allocation sharing formula. The review is part More...

2019: Nigerians expect transparency – Dogara tells INEC, Police

By Umar Muhammad Puma and Christian Ekpan Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara said only transparent handling of the 2019 general elections, as well as adherence More...

Presidential poll: INEC clears Buhari, Atiku, 70 others

Exempts Gana, NASS candidates in Zamfara, Rivers By Lateef Ibrahim, Abuja The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday released the final list of presidential More...

Atiku laments worsening state of nation’s security

By Lateef Ibrahim, Abuja Former Vice President and presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has lamented what he described as “the More...

A stitch in time saves nine

A large chunk of world economy depends largely on natural than man-made resources which defines survival of many micro-communities More...

Good news, bad news

Two news reports last week showed Nigeria raking in a lot of revenue from one direction and losing much of it in More...

CBN seeks collaboration for Zero Financial Exclusion in Nigeria

…launches Policy Documents By Etuka Sunday Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday said, in order to...

‘$1.1bn ‘Green lmperative’ Loan‘ll create Jobs, guarantee Food Security, Others’

By Etuka Sunday The Minister of Finance, Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed yesterday stated that the $ 1...

SON destroys substandard products worth N8M in Kano

By Miriam Humbe Over eight million naira worth of substandard products have been destroyed by the...

Road users assured of measures to ease traffic in Nyanya, others

By Stanley Onyekwere Road users in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have been assured of existing More...

NGO advocates review of policy for youth dev’t

By Stanley Onyekwere A Non Governmental Organization (NGO), Generation Next Youth Initiative has called for the review of the nation’s youth..

Secretariat empowers Abuja women, youths to combat hunger, poverty

By Stanley Onyekwere No fewer than six thousand farmers mainly women and youths in Abuja, the nation’s capital have been empowered..

To Keep China One

By Zhou Pingjian China must be, will be reunified,” said Chinese President Xi Jinping in his speech delivered More...

China’s reform at 40 and lesson in many pathways to modernization

By Charles Onunaiju In his speech to mark the 40th anniversary of China,s reforms and opening up, recently President Xi Jinping..

How Gov. Ortom’s running mate may tear Benue PDP apart

From Uche Nnorom, Makurdi All is not well in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Benue State following the endorsement of..

Has this doctor found the cure for sepsis? Emergency care physician says vitamin C can prevent patients from going into organ failure

A critical-care physician in Virginia believes he may have found a cure for sepsis. Dr Paul Marik, chief of pulmonary and..

Buharinomics 2019-2023: of fx, value-added et al (5)

FRIDAY Column  by Engr. Abubakar A. Fari mofari@hotmail.com Practical politics consists in ignoring facts -Henry Brook Aadams 1838 -1918 The cow..