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Stakeholders seek review of education curriculum for children

Stakeholders in the education sector in Nigeria have called on government to do more to ensure that the curriculum for children is reviewed to make them more God-fearing and respectable.

 

This was made known during the launch of 6 books, tagged "My Children Must Prosper" [...]

Mon, 16 September 2019


FoI request: Media group mocks customs over non-compliance

Media Rights Agenda, MRA, has inducted the Nigeria Customs Service into its enhanced Freedom of Information, Hall of Shame for its non-compliance with its FOI Act obligations.

 

The group stressed that by its refusal to be transparent, the Service is unwittingly lending credence to [...]

Sun, 15 September 2019


INEC publishes candidates for Kogi, Bayelsa elections

The Independent National Electoral commission, INEC, has published the names and particulars of all candidates contesting in the 2019 governorship elections in Kogi and Bayelsa states.

This according to INEC is to afford electorates the opportunity to examine the candidates and make any claims [...]

Sun, 15 September 2019


The problem with diaspora voting – INEC chair By Emmanuel OGBECHE

Seven months after the last general elections in Nigeria, chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has explained why it is still a long way for diaspora voting.

 

 

 

 

Sun, 15 September 2019


Poor revenue: NASS indicts MDAs, warns against diversion

As the country seeks for ways to shore up its revenue base, the National Assembly has blamed Ministries, Departments and Agencies, MDAs, for the poor revenue generation.

Only last week, the federal government announced a 7.5% percent VAT regime from the initial 5%, raising concerns across the c [...]

Sun, 15 September 2019


Only those who sow in PMB, should reap – BMO · Kicks against Onigbinde’s appointment · Ezekwesili, Kperogi clash

Barely three months after Senate President Ahmed Lawan was ‘forced’ to drop Dr. Festus Adedayo as Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, a similar scenario is playing out in the Ministry of Budget and National Planning over the engagement of Mr. Seun Onigbinde as technical adviser.

Sun, 15 September 2019


NASS backs NNPC’s drive to increase oil production

The National Assembly has endorsed efforts by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, to significantly grow oil production to boost the nation’s revenue base.

Chairman, House Committee on Petroleum, Upstream, Hon. Musa Sarkin-Adar, made this known last Wednesday while touring t [...]

Sun, 15 September 2019


Nigeria sends three-man delegation to Bande’s inauguration as UNGA president

The federal government has dispatched a three-member team to witness the assumption of office of Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, as the President of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA).

The ceremony will take place at the UN New Yor [...]

Sun, 15 September 2019


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PhotoStakeholders seek review of education curriculum for children

Stakeholders in the education sector in Nigeria have called on government to do more to ensure that the curriculum for children is reviewed to make [...]

16 September 2019

PhotoStakeholders seek review of education curriculum for children

Stakeholders in the education sector in Nigeria have called on government to do more to ensure that the curriculum for children is reviewed to make [...]

16 September 2019