Tax, minimum wage equation

By Oluwatunmininu Adetoro It seems like a phased triumph for Nigerians as the 30,000 minimum wage has just been approved by the National Assembly. However, we can see the jubilation transposing into an illusion, by the propositions of the duo—…

Success Adegor: The search for vainglory and mediocracy

By Colins Imoh Nigeria is an exciting country we celebrate mediocrity! We are in the habit of solving symptoms of a problem instead of transforming the root causes! We keep complaining that we are not making progress as a nation,…

How institutionalized racism scam Nigerians abroad

By Eben Kingsley Enasco The concept of institutionalized racism poses great threat to human rights globally. It re-emerged in political discourse in the late and mid 1990s. Non-state actors have explored the loopholes in existing laws to commit infractions across…

The Ukrainian electorate has run out of patience

By Katya Gorchinskaya Ukraine is on the verge of yet another revolt. This time, however, Ukrainians will not take their anger out onto the streets in another revolution; rather, it looks like they are getting ready to quietly rebel against…

Is organising protests now big business?

By Fredrick Nwabufo You must understand that some things do not happen naturally here. Protests, in particular, are not organic or “an act of God”, at least not now; there is usually a “mighty hand” in the shadows pulling the…

UniAbuja sensitises students on corruption

By Usman Shuaibu The first edition of the quarterly Development Forum (DF) of the Department of Political Science and International Relations, University of Abuja on Thursday sensitised the students on the need to shun corruption in anywhere they found themselves.…

Woman gives birth to triplets in Kajuru IDPs camp -Official

From Femi Oyelola, Kaduna The chairman of Mararaban Kajuru Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp in Kajuru local government area of Kaduna State, Mr Alipiri Ado said four women have given birth to seven children in the camp He stated this…

Anambra RTEAN seeks govt. intervention in curbing touts

By Albert Akota The Anambra state chairman of the Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria, Comrade Celestine Afam Anere has called for a better synergy with the state governor, Willie Obiano in curbing criminal elements in the state transport sector.…

Benue election petition tribunal receives eleven petitions

From: Uche Nnorom, Makurdi Eleven petitions have so far been filed at the Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Benue State. Peoples Daily checks yesterday indicated that the tribunal has received 11 petitions from some of the political parties that took…

Mai Mala Buni receives certificate of return as Yobe Governor elect

From Uche Uche, Damaturu. The National Commissioner of Independent National Electoral Commissioner (INEC), Baba Shettima Ardo, yesterday presented certificate of return to Yobe state governor-elect, Hon. Mai Mala Buni, his Deputy, Alh. Idi Garde Gubana. This is just as his…