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Sam Nda-Isaiah: Did Jonathan play any role in Nigeria’s new GDP?

Sam Nda-Isaiah: Did Jonathan play any role in Nigeria’s new GDP?

by Sam Nda-Isaiah But if Jonathan wants to claim credit for the new GDP figure, we will be happy to listen to him as he tells us how he contributed to the increase from 300,000 phone lines to...

 

Tony O. Elumelu pitches job creation, access to electricity to the UN

Tony O. Elumelu pitches job creation, access to electricity to the UN

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Tony O. Elumelu and Ban Ki Moon Chairman of Heirs Holdings and Founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation, Tony Elumelu, addressed Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon, the UN General...

 

Opinion: National Conference – Amplifying the Nigerian voices on social media

Opinion: National Conference – Amplifying the Nigerian voices on social media

by Abdullahi Seidu Even the conference official Facebook page has been enriched with informative posts like Quotes from the conference, Daily Roundups, Press Releases, Order Paper posts, Breaking...

 

Reno Omokri: Nigeria’s GDP rebasing adds value to every citizen

Reno Omokri: Nigeria’s GDP rebasing adds value to every citizen

by Reno Omokri The thing that they fail to understand is that any Nigerian who discredits the rebasing of Nigeria’s economy is discrediting himself. It was Nigeria’s value that was...

 

Opinion: Abba Moro and Alison-Madueke should go – it’s about grace; it’s about honour

Opinion: Abba Moro and Alison-Madueke should go – it’s about grace; it’s about honour

by Adeolu Ademoyo That ministers such as Abba Moro and Diezani Alison-Madueke are still in office after scandalous tenures in office says a lot about the gracelessness that defines public office...

 

Hello Nigeria, this is the hairstyle that’ll win us the World Cup (LOOK)

Hello Nigeria, this is the hairstyle that’ll win us the World Cup (LOOK)

by Akan Ido As the FIFA World Cup in Brazil draws nearer Nigeria’s Super Eagles have started garnering all forms of support from Nigerians and lovers of Nigeria. One of such support is...

 

Simon Kolawole: Nigeria’s GDP rebasing – No, we haven’t arrived yet

Simon Kolawole: Nigeria’s GDP rebasing – No, we haven’t arrived yet

by Simon Kolawole Good news. Nigeria now houses the largest economy in Africa. We achieved this by simple arithmetic we changed the base year of measuring our Gross Domestic Product (GDP) from...

 

Temilade Sesan: Factors contributing to low usage of health-centres in the global south

Temilade Sesan: Factors contributing to low usage of health-centres in the global south

by Temilade Sesan Research commissioned by the World Bank identified a number of factors that contribute to the low usage of the health-centre.  Of these, variable drug pricing comes across...

 

Like royalty: Pres. Jonathan looks REGAL at his daughter’s wedding in Abuja (PHOTOS)

Like royalty: Pres. Jonathan looks REGAL at his daughter’s wedding in Abuja (PHOTOS)

by Akan Ido President Goodluck Jonathan today gave his daughter’s hand out in marriage and he did so in style. His daughter, Faith Sakwe got married to Edward Godswill Osim at the Abuja...

 

Perry Brimah: Death and the consequence of state corruption

Perry Brimah: Death and the consequence of state corruption

by Perry Brimah   When helicopters are not bought for the police force: the consequence is death. 250 people like you and I died in Zamfara state. There was no helicopter to pursue the...