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Why South-West govs are afraid of Buhari – Adebanjo

The acting Leader of the pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, Chief Ayo Adebanjo, shares with TUNDE AJAJA his thoughts on his new position and the position of the group on some national issues Following your emergence as the new leader of the Afenifere, some persons are asking what the succession plan would be for Afenifere, given...

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Why South-West govs are afraid of Buhari – Adebanjo

The acting Leader of the pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, Chief Ayo Adebanjo, shares with TUNDE AJAJA his thoughts on his new position and the position of the group on some national issues Following your emergence as the new leader of the Afenifere, some persons are asking what the succession plan would be for Afenifere, given...

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Silence by professionals, middle class wrecked Nigeria – Prof Kila

A professor of Strategy and Development and Centre Director at Centre for International Advanced and Professional Studies, Anthony Kila, shares with TUNDE AJAJA his thoughts on the James Ibori loot and the issues surrounding leadership failure in the country What is your position on the recovered funds looted by former Delta State governor, James Ibori;...

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I’ve apologised to God, Nigerians for supporting Buhari in 2015 – Dino Melaye

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Dino Melaye, said on Friday that he had apologised to God and Nigerians for supporting the candidacy of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) in 2015. He said the agenda that brought Buhari into office was the “greatest scam that came out of Africa”, noting that...

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Policy uncertainty affecting financial inflows to Nigeria –AfDB

The African Development Bank has said policy uncertainty and macroeconomic imbalances are impediments to Nigeria’s ability to attract external private financial flows. The Bank said this in its African Economic Outlook 2021, themed, ‘From debt resolution to growth:  The road ahead for Africa’, launched recently, adding that further deple­tion in foreign reserves could lead to...

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ICYMI: FG borrowing to fix rail is wrong priority –PwC Tax head

Tunde Ajaja The Fiscal Policy Partner and West Africa Tax Leader at PricewaterhouseCoopers, Mr Taiwo Oyedele, has said the Federal Government has no business taking loans to build rail lines as it has been doing. He said the government should instead put in place the right regulatory and policy environment for private sector players with […] Read Full Story

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Why govt should support Nigerians to travel abroad –Teriba

Tunde Ajaja An economist and Chief Executive Officer, Economic Associates, Dr Ayo Teriba, has called on government at all levels to support Nigerians to travel abroad, whether as migrants or for educational and other related purposes. He noted that it is archaic to view migration as brain drain, noting that some developed countries sponsor their […] Read Full Story

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FG borrowing to fix rail is wrong priority –PwC Tax head

Tunde Ajaja The Fiscal Policy Partner and West Africa Tax Leader at PricewaterhouseCoopers, Mr Taiwo Oyedele, has said the Federal Government has no business taking loans to build rail lines as it has been doing. He said the government should instead put in place the right regulatory and policy environment for private sector players with […] Read Full Story

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We must stop governors from giving cars, houses to judges — Ubani

A former Vice-President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Mr Monday Ubani, shares with TUNDE AJAJA his thoughts on why he is opposed to the idea of governors giving vehicles and houses to judges What is your position on the idea of governors giving vehicles and houses to judges, which the governors often describe as a […] Read Full Story

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Nothing wrong with governors providing judges with enabling environment — Shittu

A legal practitioner, Mr Wahab Shittu, shares with TUNDE AJAJA his thoughts on the appropriateness or otherwise of governors buying vehicles and houses for judges amid speculations about the motive for such gesture What do you make of governors buying vehicles and/or houses for judges in their states? It depends on your perspective, but I […] Read Full Story

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How I learnt Korean, Chinese, other languages – Nwobodo, medical student

Favour Nwobodo, a medical student at the University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus, tells TUNDE AJAJA about her love for languages We learnt you started learning more languages at 13, what triggered your love for languages at that young age? What triggered my love for languages was a Korean movie a neighbour brought to our house […] Read Full Story