PREPARING A CENSUS COMES RATHER CLOSE TO AN OBSTACLE RUN

A census of a population is defined in militaristic terms as the biggest mobilisation in peace times. In fact the acronym for the statistics office of Egypt Capmas, stands for Central Agency for Public Mobilisation and Statistics.The public mobilisation aspect was specifically important for collating information to inform the state of the resources More...

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By tunde On Thursday, August 17th, 2017
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POLITICAL PARTICIPATION: IS AGE LIMITING THE NIGERIAN YOUTH?

Some weeks ago, the Nigerian Senate approved some amendments to the 1999 constitution. A part of these amendments was the reduction in the age-limits on some political posts.The minimum age-limit to contest More...

By tunde On Monday, August 7th, 2017
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TEACHERS AND THEIR POOR REWARD

The lamentation the other day by teachers in schools attached to the police force and their barracks nationwide over the very poor working condition and remuneration there, once again, underscores the inhuman More...

By editor On Friday, July 8th, 2016
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THE OONI RETIRES TO THE PENTHOUSE BY DELE MOMODU

Fellow Nigerians, the controversy surrounding the health status of The Ooni of Ife would have been unnecessary if many of us had understood or respected the Ife tradition. Ile-Ife being the cradle of civilisation More...

By editor On Tuesday, June 14th, 2016
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KUKAH STRESSES NEED FOR CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY IN NORTHERN NIGERIA

Bishop of the Sokoto Diocese of the Catholic Church, Mattew Kukah, has urged Muslims in northern Nigeria to respect the existence of the Christian community. Bishop Kukah made the request in an interview More...

By editor On Monday, June 13th, 2016
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ATIKU AND NIGERIA’S POWER PROBLEM

He is “atikulate,” if I may assume the lexical license to use his name to modify a familiar word. He also has a firm grasp of issues that engage his interest. In fact, unlike him, most Nigerian leaders at More...

By editor On Monday, June 13th, 2016
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COUNCIL HARPS ON NON-OIL EXPORT TO GROW ECONOMY

Nigeria Export Promotion Council says the time is apt for Nigeria to rethink on its export strategies to replace oil as the major source of revenue. The Council believes that the volatile nature of the price More...

By editor On Monday, June 6th, 2016
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NIGERIA:TWO YEARS OF EMEFIELE AT CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Act of 2007 charges the Bank with the overall control and administration of the monetary and financial sector policies in the country. Although the four key objectives of the CBN More...

By editor On Monday, June 6th, 2016
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THERE IS A NEED FOR INCREASED AWARENESS ON CPS– IDEVA

By ROSEMARY ONUOHA Managing Director/Chief Executive of Premium Pension Limited Mr. Wilson Ideva has said that there is need for increased public awareness of the workings, benefits and imperative of the Contributory More...

By editor On Thursday, May 26th, 2016
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DEPENDENCE ON OIL, NIGERIA’S COSTLY MISTAKE – BUHARI

  ABUJA-President Muhammadu Buhari has said that Nigeria made a costly mistake by depending on oil as the sole mainstay of the economy without diversification. The president said that the country was in for More...