Expert urges FG to merge Arik, Aero to form national carrier

Lagos- An aviation expert, Mr Nick Fadugba, has advised the Federal Government to merge Arik Air and Aero Contractors to form a new national...
ECOWAS

ECOWAS must enhance leadership role in peace, security — Group

Abuja- ECOWAS member states must  take leadership in coordinating efforts aimed at promoting political stability, peace and security in the sub-region, participants in a...

How can Buhari present N8.6trn budget for 2018 but can’t account for N11trn of...

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja presented about N8.612 trillion as the 2018 Appropriation bill to a joint session of the National Assembly,...

All change!!!   Nigeria is not an oil economy

KEMI ADEOSUN   Descriptions of Nigeria’s economy often include such phrases as ‘Africa’s largest oil producer’ and ‘the oil rich African nation’ but oil economies are...
Femi Fani-Kayode

The angel of death that stalks the corridors of power by Fani-Kayode.

“O grave where is thy victory? O death where is thy sting?”- The Holy Bible. In the early 1960′s Chief Obafemi Awolowo, the first...
Buhari

Institute urges President Buhari to sign Social Work Bill into law

Abuja- The Institute of Social Work of Nigeria has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the bill for the establishment of National Council...
Wole Soyinka

By all logic I should not be alive right now- Soyinka

Professor Wole Soyinka, the Nobel Laureate said he ought to have died going by his lifestyle. Noble Lareate, Playwriter and Poet, Prof Wole Soyika...

“Until Fulani Emirs are toppled northern Nigeria will not know peace”

By Fani Kayode Many years ago the irrepressable Hausa leader who hailed from Kano and who was the founder of the radical leftist political party...

Militant group Ansar al-Islam claims responsibility for Egypt attack

A militant group called Ansar al-Islam claimed responsibility for an attack in Egypt’s Western Desert that killed several policemen on Oct. 21, the newly...

Positioning Nigeria for a prosperous future

By KEMI ADEOSUN  Since the middle of 2014, when the price of crude oil fell dramatically, Nigeria’s finances became challenged. This is not hard to...