Monthly Archives: April 2018

Dr. Chima, CIA President, Appointed Caleb University Professor

Caleb University, Imota, Lagos has appointed Dr. George Uzoma Chima, President and Chairman of Council of the Chartered Institute of Administration of Nigeria as a Professor of Entrepreneurship and Business Administration in recognition of his great impacts in business and the academia. Professor Daniel Ayandiji Aina, the Vice Chancellor of the university and his team said the appointment followed Professor ...

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Winnie Mandela Dies At 81

South African anti-apartheid campaigner Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has died aged 81, her personal assistant says. Winnie Madikizela-Mandela was the former wife of South Africa’s first black president, Nelson Mandela. The couple – famously pictured hand-in-hand as Mr Mandela walked free from prison after 27 years – were a symbol of the anti-apartheid struggle for nearly three decades. However, in later years ...

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Buhari And The Fate Of Nigeria’s Cockroach

By Casmir Igbokwe Cockroach is a household pest. With its size, it can easily crush an army of ants. But whenever it falls on its back, tiny ants make mincemeat of it. In his play, Fate of a Cockroach, Egyptian playwright, Tewfik al-Hakim, equates human foibles and existential struggles with that of this unfortunate insect. In the play, Adil, the ...

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FG Releases Fresh 23 PDP Looters

The Federal Government has reacted to the barrage of attacks by some of the named treasury looters and has gone further to name 23 others, most of them members of the Peoples Democratic Party. In a press statement, Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said the list of alleged looters which Government released on Friday was based on ...

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Obiano To  Send Commissioners To Harvard Business School   

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State has said that plans are underway to send some newly appointed commissioners to Harvard Business School  in the United States of America (USA) to sharpen their managerial and administrative skills for optimum service delivery. Anambra State Head of Service Barr. Harry Udu who gave a hint of the governor’s  capacity building ...

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Anambra Commissioner To Introduce Scientific Model To Revenue Collection 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Anambra state Commissioner for Trade, Commerce, Markets and Wealth creation, Dr. Christian Madubuko, says he intends to introduce scientific methods of revenue collection to increase the state Internally Generated Revenue (IGR). He berated the attitude of the citizenry  to tax payment  promising that he would  employ proven scientific model that would discourage tax evasion among eligible tax ...

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No Going Back On Making Lagos Waterways Cleaner, Safer – Ambode

…as boat regatta holds amidst glitz, glamour Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, on Sunday said his administration would not waver in making the right investment in the coastline asset of the State especially in making it cleaner and safer to boost water transportation and tourism. Governor Ambode, who said this at the 2018 edition of the annual Lagos Boat ...

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Nigeria On A Path Of Progress And Elevation, Says Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says Nigeria is on a path of progress and elevation. Osinbajo made this remark at a media chat after the Easter Sunday service at the Aso Villa chapel Abuja on Sunday. Asked what his message to Nigerians would be considering that this year’s Easter celebration came at a time that several challenges were confronting the nation, ...

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SERAP To FG: Withdraw ‘Clumsy, Arbitrary Looters’ List’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged the government of President Muhammadu Buhari to “immediately withdraw the clumsy, arbitrary and selective looters’ list, released last week, as the list would seem to serve a political objective or carry out political agenda.” The organization said: “This kind of action can only diminish the government’s ability to fight corruption, frustrate its ...

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Catholic Bishop Condemns Buhari’s Visit To Lagos, Tasks FG On Equity, Fairness

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, His Lordship, Most Reverend Dr. Paulinus Chukwuemeka Ezeokafor, has tasked the government of the federation to always apply the principle of equity and fairness in its appproach to issues of national concern. The cleric who spoke to newsmen on Sunday at St.Patrick Cathedral Awka while reacting to President Mohammadu Buhari’s two-day ...

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