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Ondo election: reenacting INEC’s feat in Edo

After series of controversial polls, Nigeria revved up to salvage a measure of confidence in its electoral process with the conduct of the September 19, 2020 Edo State gubernatorial election.

 

 

 

 

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Sat, 03 October 2020


Nigeria at 60: Whither lessons and gains

Nigeria will on October 1, 2020 turn 60 having gained independence from British rule. But the milestone has been plagued by protest and call for a general strike by the country’s foremost labour center, the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC.

 

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Mon, 28 September 2020


Edo 2020 Guber Election Lessons

The 2020 Edo governorship election has been lost and won on Saturday, September 19. On Sunday, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, announced Godwin Obaseki, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as duly elected.

 

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Sun, 20 September 2020


CAMA and matters arising

President Muhammadu Buhari recently appended his signature to the Companies and Allied Matters Bill, CAMA Act, a law, government believes will provide lots of business-friendly advantages for small businesses and start-ups when implemented.

 

 

Sun, 06 September 2020


Saving Kaduna from being Afghanistan

No country in modern history has had such a violent, seeming unending, such as Afghanistan. From one cycle of violence to the other has left it battered, poor and an anathema to progress and development.

 

 

 

 

Mon, 03 August 2020


Implications of prolonged school closure

The federal government, last week, reversed its decision to reopen schools for the graduating students, saying it will rather miss an entire session than risk exposing children to the dreaded coronavirus disease.

 

 

 

 

Mon, 13 July 2020


Youth answer to economic recovery- AfDB

A regional economic outlook report by the African Development Bank, AfDB, says harnessing West Africa’s growing youth population for employment could speed up economic recovery after the devastation caused by covid-19 on the continent.

 

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Mon, 13 July 2020


Escalating Covid-19 and easing of lockdown

Despite emerging from an unprecedented lockdown in its history of public health emergencies, Nigeria’s covid-19 curve has failed to flatten, hitting record 24,567 cases with 565 deaths as at Sunday June 28, 2020.

 

 

 

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Tue, 30 June 2020


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