Group canvases inclusive governance to fast track economic growth

To fast track economic growth in the country, President Muhammadu Buhari and the incoming state governors across the federation have been told to adopt an inclusive governance approach in the administration of state affairs. This suggestion was made by Emem Okon, the executive director of Kebetkache Women Development and Resource Centre (KWDRC), a non-governmental organisation […]

ACAN, NUC, NABTE working on anti-corruption studies for tertiary institutions

Anti-Corruption Academy of Nigeria (ACAN) headed by Sola Akinrinade, a professor, is working with the National Universities Commission (NUC), National Board of Technical Education (NABTE) to introduce anti-corruption studies in the curriculum of all tertiary institutions in the country.   Checks by business a.m. indicate that according to the NUC, Nigeria currently has 43 federal universities, 48 […]

2019 presidential, NASS elections: Rivers State

Large turnout of voters, especially in urban areas of Port Harcourt metropolis covering Municipality and Obi-Akpor council areas. Generally, exercise was peaceful, though there were some flashpoints. Governor Nyesom Wike praised the exercise, but blamed heavy military presence in the state, which he said scared some eligible voters from coming out to vote. Pockets of violence in […]