Month: Jul 2020

Buhari admits security situation is ‘very disturbing’

Buhari admits security situation is ‘very disturbing’

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has said the security forces could do much better in their efforts to keep the country safe. In a rare interview, Mr Buhari described the situation in northern and central regions as "very, very disturbing". "I believe the military, the police and other law enforcement agencies, from the reports I am … Continue reading Buhari admits security situation is ‘very disturbing’

Nigeria: Millions out-of-School children attributed to decades of poor UBE implementation – LEDAP

Nigeria: Millions out-of-School children attributed to decades of poor UBE implementation – LEDAP

By Achadu Gabriel An NGO, Legal Defence and Assistance Projects, LEDAP, in partnership with Malala Fund has attributed the millions increased in Out-of-Schools children in Nigeria to decades of poor implementation and mismanagement of free quality Universal Basic Education, UBE, in the country. LEDAP also revealed that the over 20years of lack of rights to … Continue reading Nigeria: Millions out-of-School children attributed to decades of poor UBE implementation – LEDAP

Nigeria: No charges against suspended EFCC Boss yet at the tribunal- CCT

Nigeria: No charges against suspended EFCC Boss yet at the tribunal- CCT

•Suspended EFCC boss awaits service, says counsel Following reports that the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) may move against the suspended Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, over alleged non-asset declaration, his counsel and the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), have said no charges have been filed against him. … Continue reading Nigeria: No charges against suspended EFCC Boss yet at the tribunal- CCT

Social cancer of corruption should give way for Nigeria to join league of developed nations – Bishop Kaigama

The Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, His Grace, Most Reverend Ignatius Kaigama has lamented that the social cancer of corruption must give way for Nigeria to speed up her journey to join the league of developed nation. Archbishop Kaigama made the call in his speech at the frist media chart as Bishop of Abuja since he … Continue reading Social cancer of corruption should give way for Nigeria to join league of developed nations – Bishop Kaigama

Experts attribute decades of poor free UBE implementation to fall in standard of education

By Achadu Gabriel An NGO, Legal Defence and Projects, LEDAP, said the over 20years of poor implementation and mismanagement of the free Universal Basic Education, UBE, was largely responsible for lack of rights to free quality basic education and the decades in the falling standard of the country educational system.LEDAP, (Malala fund), charged with the … Continue reading Experts attribute decades of poor free UBE implementation to fall in standard of education

“Buhari’s Silence Over $2.5Billion Stolen Crude Oil Is Evidence Of Complicity”- Timi Frank

“Buhari’s Silence Over $2.5Billion Stolen Crude Oil Is Evidence Of Complicity”- Timi Frank

$2.5bn Stolen Crude Oil: Frank Threatens Mass Protest Over Presidency's Silence "Failure To Bring The Conspirators To Book, Is Tacit Support By The Federal Government". .....Vows Mass Protest Against Fed Govt. Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank on Thursday described the graveyard silence of the President, General … Continue reading “Buhari’s Silence Over $2.5Billion Stolen Crude Oil Is Evidence Of Complicity”- Timi Frank

EXCLUSIVE: Nigeria’s Airport Authority Pays Staff Half Salary After Top Officials, Children Stole Over N750m In Fraudulent Contract Scheme

Top sources at FAAN, who spoke with SaharaReporters, said senior officials and some of their children worked together to get an old contract re-awarded. The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria has come under fire for paying staff members half salary for the month of July. This is coming after top officials were accused of stealing … Continue reading EXCLUSIVE: Nigeria’s Airport Authority Pays Staff Half Salary After Top Officials, Children Stole Over N750m In Fraudulent Contract Scheme

Chinese loan to Nigeria is really a hidden trap

The Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, has said if Nigeria defaults on loans repayment, China has right to take over those assets and run them until it recovers its money. The minister spoke to journalists yesterday at Idu train station in Abuja during a COVID-19 protocol compliance and inspection after rail operation resumed. The … Continue reading Chinese loan to Nigeria is really a hidden trap