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Over Four Million People Are Jobless In Kano

Over Four Million People Are Jobless In Kano

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Ganduje The inability of politicians, communities, academicians and other relevant stakeholders to collaborate in comprehensive strategies for economic development and prosperity of the state has made the state to remain backward. rofessor Murtala Sagagi, Dean of the Dangote Business School, Bayero University Kano, says there are currently more than four million jobless people in Kano due to the poor development agenda of successive governments. In a paper he presented at a forum organised by the Kano Concerned Citizens Innitiative (KCCI) on Saturday in Kano, he stressed the need for more efforts to ensure development in the state. According to NAN, Sagagi also noted the need to do more to improve the agricultural sector. He said: “The inability of politicians, communitie
With Buhari, Osinbajo, Lawan, Gbaja, Igbo Presidency In 2023 Is Now A Moral Burden On Nigeria By Fredrick Nwabufo

With Buhari, Osinbajo, Lawan, Gbaja, Igbo Presidency In 2023 Is Now A Moral Burden On Nigeria By Fredrick Nwabufo

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It is now a moral burden on Nigeria that a president of Igbo extraction emerges in 2023. If we are serious about our unity, then we must take cognisance of the country’s sensitivities. Our unity becomes truly not-negotiable, when all Nigerians matter. We have always pledged to Nigeria’s unity. But we have not gone beyond this ritual and work at it. How can we assert, “Nigeria’s unity is not negotiable”; yet we constantly chip away at the umbilical cord that holds us together? It is obvious that the southeast has been politically quarantined.  I think this is deliberate. Traditionally, the leadership of the three arms of government is dispensed on a “Wa-zo-bia” basis; that is, on the tripod – north, east and west – the country reclines. Political balance i
Breaking: CCT fires Walter Onnoghen as CJN

Breaking: CCT fires Walter Onnoghen as CJN

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The Code of Conduct Tribunal, Thursday convicted the resigned Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen for breaching the code of conduct for public officers. He was stripped off his post as the Chairman of the National Judicial Council and also the chairmanship of the Federal Judicial Service Commission. CCT chairman, Danladi Umar, ordered the immediate removal of Onnoghen from office as the CJN. Details later
COSCON wants investigation into Atiku, Buhari’s nationalities

COSCON wants investigation into Atiku, Buhari’s nationalities

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Buhari and Atiku It’s a national embarrassment — Ohanaeze A coalition of Civil Society Organisations of Nigeria, COSCON, the umbrella body of all civil society groups in Nigeria has called for an independent investigation into the allegation that Atiku is from Cameroon and Buhari from Guinea. The group through its Director of Programmes, Promise Edomobi, lamented that foreigners have been ruling Nigeria since independence, finding their way into political, security and civil service sectors of the country. Edomobi called for a full investigation into the allegation saying that if it is found to be genuine, both persons should be deported immediately. In another development, the spokesman of Ohanaeze Ndigbo worldwide, Chuks Ibegbu has expressed worry over the allegation and counter