Category: Features

Ministerial List: How Fashola Signifies a Saving Grace

By Johnson Eze Raji Fashola The reappointment of immediate past Power, Works and Housing minister and former Lagos State governor, Babatunde Raji Fashola, may never have come to many as a surprise. This is obviously so in view of his antecedents, which evidently point to his habit of success as highlighted in this piece. He […]

Bogoro, Institutional Reforms and Paradigm Shift at TETFUND

By Omoba Kenneth Aigbegbele, Prof Suleiman Bogoro, Executive Secretary, TETFUND The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) is an interventionist agency of the Federal Government charged with the responsibility and mandate of supporting public tertiary educational institutions with essential physical infrastructure for teaching and learning, instructional materials and equipment, grants for research and publication and academic […]

Gana’s Agro-Rangers Initiative: A Stitch in Time

Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu, CG, NSCDC As a result of the initiative by the Commandant-General of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu few years ago and the implementation to the letter by the management of NSCDC and other sister security agencies in the North, cattle rustling has been a thing of […]

Understanding Catalytic Impact of Maigari-Led NLTF on Nigerian Economy

By Johnson Eze Dr Bello Maigari, Executive Secretary, NLTF Of all known developmental policies formulated and pursued by past or present Nigerian government, none has featured prominently in successive administrations like the concept of economic diversification. In fact, it is a consensus among economic authorities that diversification is the way forward for sustainable growth and […]

Press Statement: Correction of Misrepresented Report on the MD of TCN

Usman Mohammed, Managing Director  of TCN The attention of Media Practitioners in the Energy Sector, MPIS, has been drawn to a misleading headline in an online platform which portrays the focused and hardworking Managing Director of Transmission Company of Nigeria TCN, Alhaji Usman Mohammed as not believing in the capacity of the Nigerian power sector […]

TETFUND under Prof. Bogoro

By Steve Ibem Prof. S. Bogoro, TETFUND Boss I supposed emphasis now is no longer on who should be where with scant regard to merit as influencing appointment decision factor, but who has the innately basic cognitive acuity to lead a national knowledge bank or intellectual community for efficiency. This in perspective, the return of […]

Aisha Buhari now ‘Conscience of the Nation’

An  Executive Activist on many fronts, Aisha was born several years ago in Adamawa State, North-eastern Nigeria to the respected family of Alhaji Muhammadu Ribadu, a granddaughter of the nation’s first Minister of Defence married to President Muhammadu Buhari in 1989 With a boy and four girls, Aisha has, since 1989, been bestriding the landscape […]

PRESS RELEASE: CONDEMNATION OF MALICIOUS AND MISCHIEVOUS TEXT MESSAGES IN THE SOCIAL MEDIA AGAINST NSCDC MANAGEMENT

The attention of the Coalition of Civil Societies and Media Executives for Good Governance in Nigeria (COCMEGG) has been drawn to the malicious and spurious text messages circulated in the social media by fifth columnists and agent provocateurs against the proactive leadership of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC). As champions and propagators […]

EXCLUSIVE: INCONSISTENCY OF THE “ORUWARI BRIGGS HOUSE”

UNRAVELLING THE CONSPIRACY TO DENIGRATE  A GOOD MAN EVEN IN DEATH. HIGH CHIEF O.B. LULU-BRIGGS …Where the Falsehood Lies. The inconsistency associated with publications in the print and online media emanating from the “Oruwari Briggs House” since the demise of High Chief (Dr.) Olu Benson Lulu-Briggs are now beginning to create doubts in the hearts […]