Let’s Fix Fundamental Issues First – Jonathan

The immediate past president of Nigeria, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, has called on leaders and the citizens to first address fundamental issues of disunity, nepotism and patriotism before any move to restructure Nigeria. The former president stated this when he presided as chairman of the 18th Daily Trust Dialogue which was…

Police Nab 3 Members Of Notorious “Shilla Boys” In Yola

The police in Yola on Thursday confirmed the arrest of three members of a notorious gang, known as ” Shilla Boys”. Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Sulaiman Nguroje, who is the Police Spokesman in the state, confirmed the arrest in a statement. Ripples over Akeredolu’s quit notice to herdsmen America…

Minister Receives Decontamination Certificates On Safe Schools Resumption

The Minister of Environment, Dr Mohammad Mahmood Abubakar, has presented certificates of Decontamination/Disinfection of Unity Schools to Education Minister Malam Adamu Adamu to attest to the safety and fitness of school environments for habitation and meaningful learning. This is even as Abubakar called for the implementation of the resolution of…

FG Expands Access To Cooking Gas For Rural Dwellers — Kyari

Mr Mele Kyari, Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, said the Federal Government has set up plans to expand access to Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG), also known as cooking gas, for rural dwellers. Kyari spoke on Wednesday at the virtual Atlantic Council’s Global Energy Forum. The Petroleum Products Pricing…

AfDB, EIB Sign Pact On Speedy Dev’t For Africa

The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the European Investment Bank (EIB) have signed a joint partnership action plan on mutual development priorities to boost public and private sector investments in Africa. The Joint Action Plan enables both institutions to grow a shared pipeline of bankable projects around key complementary themes…

Why, When, How To Restructure Nigeria – Nwodo

John Nwodo is the immediate past president-general of the pan-Igbo sociocultural group Ohaneze Nd’Igbo. On Thursday, he was one of three speakers at the 18th Daily Trust Dialogue, which this year looks at the restructuring of Nigeria, an issue that has been controversial in national politics since the country’s return…