• FG’s commitment to accountability, transparency non-negotiable, says Adeosun

    FG’s commitment to accountability, transparency non-negotiable, says Adeosun

    According to reports, the Finance Minister, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has explained that the current administration’s commitment to accountability and transparency is non-negotiable.

     

    She spoke at the opening of the 46th Annual Conference of the Chartered Institute of Nigeria (ICAN).

    The minister urged the institute to ensure that accountability and transparency remain the watchword of its members.

    According to her, the government’s open door policy and timely release of vital information would continue.

    The need for professionalism, she said, was needed to join forces with […]

  • ASUU kicks against FG’s scrapping of Post-UTME

    ASUU kicks against FG’s scrapping of Post-UTME

    The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, on Wednesday, kicked against the Federal Government’s directive for tertiary institutions to scrap the Post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, Post-UTME, for admission of candidates for the 2016/2017 academic session, saying the quality of tertiary education in the country could improve if the institutions are allowed to regulate their students admission process.

    ASUU President, Comrade Biodun Ogunyemi, said such freedom would enhance the quality of education.

    Recall that at a recent joint policy meeting to decide the […]

  • 26 Ekiti House of Assembly members protest FG’s alleged harrassment of Fayose (photos)

    26 Ekiti House of Assembly members protest FG’s alleged harrassment of Fayose (photos)

    26 members of the Ekiti State House of Assembly today, at Okesa Junction, Ado Ekiti, protested federal government’s harassment of Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose as well as the intimidation of Members of the Assembly with FG witch-hunting apparatus.

    The members who came prepared for arrest with their traveling bags to the spot of the sit down protest vowed to remain at the spot for the whole day.

    They promised to support Governor Fayose with whatever it takes, including sacrificing their […]