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By Oluwasoromidayo George Some people saw this coming. The injustice piled up for centuries, stifling many lives with investigations that have been buried, without the victims getting justice. We have seen many videos of how black people were killed unjustly, but the image of George Floyd’s brutal murder triggered a reaction that has never been […]Continue Reading
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By Bolade Nafisat The pandemic disruption and destabilization of Nigerian economy enforces urgency of economic diversification. For Nigeria, the task falls on the lap of those managing the solid mineral sector. More specifically, the focus is on the mining Cadastral Office, regulating mining licencing under the Federal Ministry of Mines and Power. The expectation of […]Continue Reading
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By Sufuyan Ojeifo Will the world and its economy return to normal after the coronavirus pandemic? The answer to the above question will probably be in the negative. Already, the term, “the new normal”, which has gained global currency suggests that the world, as we knew it before COVID-19, would never be the same again. […]Continue Reading
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– As Vice-Chancellor, Prof. SG Edoumiekumo wins African Educational Icon award By Amos Odeh The Niger Delta University, located in Bayelsa State, in Nigeria’s South-South region, was honoured at the 4th Africa Summit 2020, which held virtually on Thursday 25 June 2020. The institution was praised for its proven record of preparing students for life […]Continue Reading
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BECOMING THE PARTY WE WERE INTENDED TO BE I wish to begin my remarks by commending members of the National Working Committee. Under their collective stewardship, the party earned great and important victories, not least the vital second mandate handed to President Buhari. President Buhari’s victory, and the overall electoral success of APC speak highly […]Continue Reading
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By Femi Adesina Something good is already happening. Something marvellous is in store, as Federal Government kickstarts the $2.8 billion Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) National Gas Pipeline Project next Tuesday. It’s another humongous signature milestone by President Muhammadu Buhari, which will leave his footprints inexorably on the sands of time. Roads. Continue Reading
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By Sylvanus Ojeh   “Seest thou a man diligent in his business?  He shall stand before kings; he shall not stand before mean men.” Proverbs 22.29. The above eternal words from the wisest man that ever lived in Bible times, King Solomon, ring true of Captain Idahosa Wells Okunbo, the Benin-born billionaire business mogul, who […]Continue Reading
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 The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) met on 28th May, 2020 in an environment of severe macroeconomic shock caused by the fatal spread of the Novel COVID-19 Pandemic, which first started as a health crisis in December 2019 in China and quickly morphed into a global economic crisis in the ensuing months. The pandemic induced economic […]Continue Reading