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Tag: President Muhammadu Buhari

OsunDecides: ‘I’ve worked 24 hours of every day spent in office’ – Aregbesola

Posted: September 18, 2018 at 6:00 pm   /   Local, Politics

Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State says he has worked 24 hours daily to serve the interest of the state’s residents since he assumed office in 2014. Mr Aregbesola said this in his address at the All Progressive Congress (APC) mega rally in Osogbo stadium on Tuesday, ahead of Saturday’s poll to elect his successor. […]

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Africa doesn’t need to go borrowing from China — Ezekwesili

Posted: September 5, 2018 at 11:11 am   /   National

A former vice-president of the World Bank’s Africa division and Nigerian former minister for education, Oby Ezekwesili, has criticised the decision of African countries to borrow from China. China has announced a $60 billion facility in aid and loan to Africa. President Muhammadu Buhari and other African leaders are currently attending the Forum on China-Africa […]

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Muslim students’ group attacks Buhari administration over JAC strike

Posted: February 23, 2018 at 6:45 pm   /   Campus, National

The Muslim Students’ Society of Nigeria, MSSN, has decried the perceived inaction of the federal government regarding the nationwide strike of the Non-Academic Staff Union, NASU, Senior Staff Academic of Nigeria Universities, SSANU, and National Association of Academic Technologists, NAAT. The three unions, cooperating under the aegis of the Joint Action Committee, JAC, have been on […]

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Nigerian Tertiary Institutions: An Endangered Species under the Proposed 2018 Budget

Posted: December 9, 2017 at 8:59 am   /   National, News, Opinion

Since President Muhammadu Buhari presented the 2018 Appropriations Bill to the National Assembly at the beginning of last month, quite a number of reservations have trailed that development. Standing out easily among these reservations is that which concerns the educational sector. The government has proposed ₦435.01 billion as allocation the education out of ₦8.612 trillion, […]

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