APC Governors did not shun security meeting with Pres. Jonathan - Lai Mohammed

Lai Mohammed | 2014-04-18
APC Governors did not shun security meeting with Pres. Jonathan - Lai Mohammed

APC has denied reports that Governors of the states under the aegis of the party shunned the expanded National Security Council meeting called Thursday by President Goodluck Jonathan to review the security situation in the country.

PDP critises APC for shunning National Security meeting with Jonathan

NVS News / NAN | 2014-04-18
PDP critises APC for shunning National Security meeting with Jonathan

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has criticised governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for shunning President Goodluck Jonathan’s meeting to discuss the security challenges in the country.

PDP Urges Peace, Unity At Easter

NVS News / Olisa Metu | 2014-04-18
PDP Urges Peace, Unity At Easter

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on all Nigerians, irrespective of religious persuasions to use the occasions of Good Friday and Easter celebrations to pray for the nation

Higher education: How we got things wrong

Levi Obijiofor | 2014-04-17
Higher education: How we got things wrong

When universities operate on erratic academic calendar, quality suffers and students cannot tell precisely when they would graduate.

Okonjonomics or When a Finance Minister Turns Money-Doubler

Ogaga Ifowodo | 2014-04-17
Okonjonomics or When a Finance Minister Turns Money-Doubler

I couldn’t help it. As soon as the new figures conjured by Dr Okonjo-Iweala out of Nigeria’s “rebased” Gross Domestic Product exercise came out, I shouted abracadabra! Then I chanted, “Come and see Ah-meri-ka wonder! Come and see Ah-meri-ka wonder!”

Youth unemployment in a rebased economy

Chido Onumah | 2014-04-17
Youth unemployment in a rebased economy

So, what do we do to tackle the pressing problem of youth unemployment in Nigeria so that we don’t breed an army of despondent young people who may become pawns in the hands of terrorists and religious extremists of every hue?


 

Brilliant verses for Nigeria’s centennial

Brilliant verses for Nigeria’s centennial

All is now set for the unveiling of an anthology featuring striking poems from 36 distinguished poets from Nigeria. Some of the poets are J. P. Clark-Bekederemo, Remi Raji-Oyelade,Akeem Lasisi, Tolu Ogunlesi, Jumoke Verissimo and  Adebayo Lamikanra.