BudgIT: $10bn Rise In Public Debt Stock Is Not A Full Story

BudgIT has chosen to express an opinion on the recent statement by the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, that Nigeria’s public debt stock rose by $10bn. The organization’s recent work on expanding public debt has armed her with facts to critically examine Nigeria’s debt stock profile. We opine that the current rise of $10bn in […]

Restructuring: Atiku Hits Back At Osinbajo

Former Vice president Atiku Abubakar and presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has warned Vice President Yemi Osinbajo against attempts to distort history for political expediency. Atiku said this in reaction to Osinbajo’s comments on restructuring. Osinbajo had fired the first salvo on Saturday, at the University of Ibadan, where he spoke at the […]

Dissolve My Marriage, As I’m Sex-Starved, Man Pleads With Judge

A man has pleaded with a customary court sitting in Ibadan to dissolve his marriage because his wife has starved him of sex for two years of their seven-year marriage. The petitioner, Mr. Wahab Olabamiji, had approached the court seeking the dissolution of his marriage because his wife, Tawakalitu, denied him of sex. Wahab, who […]

Two Nigerian Air Force Jets Crash In Abuja

Two aircraft belonging to the Nigerian Air Force have suffered a mishap in the Katampe area of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, on Friday. Our correspondent learnt that the aircraft were taking part in the rehearsals for the 58th Independence Day celebrations when they reportedly collided and a crash was said to have occurred. The number […]

CAMCAN Holds Maiden Capital Market Performance Awards In Lagos

The crème de la crème of the nation’s capital market will gather in Lagos on Saturday, September 29, 2018, at the Civic Centre, Ozumba Mbadiwe Street, Victoria Island, Lagos, for the maiden awards ceremony to recognize and reward excellence among companies quoted on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE). The award ceremony organized by Capital Market […]

Twenty-Three Thousand Scramble For Placements, As Bayelsa CSC Begins Recruitment

By Ariwera Ibibo-Howells, Yenagoa Scores of thousands applicant have begun scrambling for job placements in the Bayelsa State civil service. Our medium gathered that the state governor in his guest to create employment opportunities for the unemployed in the state recently ordered the state civil service commission to begin the process of recruiting one thousand […]

International Youth Day:Nestlé Empowers Central,West African Youths

Dayo Emmanuel The power of youth, their resourcefulness and ingenuity are strong contributing factors to the development of economies around the world. However, the majority of young people lack economic opportunities, which unfortunately leads to high levels of youth unemployment, underutilized talents and skills. A publication by the African Development Bank on Jobs for Youth in […]