• Police is your friend: Bauchi police launch new strategy

    Police is your friend: Bauchi police launch new strategy

    The Bauchi state police command has launched a public complaint rapid response unit in its efforts towards fighting crime and criminal activities, in line with its own ‘change begins with me’ campaign.

    This according to the force is to fight against police professional misconduct, emanating from policing activities and operations, and to draw the public closer to the police.

    As the festive season approaches with the accompanying high rate of criminal activities during the period, the state police has decided to put […]

  • President Buhari receives economic recovery strategy report

    President Buhari receives economic recovery strategy report

    After many months of rigorous planning, President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, received the ambitious economic recovery strategy report prepared by his Economic Management Team, EMT, to steer the nation off recession.

    The multi-prong strategy, which was prepared by the EMT, in collaboration with the Ministries of Budget and National Planning, Finance, the Presidency and the Central Bank of Nigeria, is to enable the President appreciate the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan, ERGP, before setting out to present it to Nigerians next month.

    A […]

  • FG unveils strategy on ease of doing business

    FG unveils strategy on ease of doing business

    According to reports, the Federal Government is set to establish a council to address issues associated with the ease of doing business in the country, President Muhammadu Buhari has said.

    Disclosing this yesterday at the 11th Abuja International Trade Fair holding in Abuja, Buhari said the proposed Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC), would help to review and remove all encumbrances to trade.

    PEBEC would also enforce simplification as well as streamlining the export, import documentation and procedures leveraging on technology with […]

  • Reps discuss strategy to end economic downturn

    Reps discuss strategy to end economic downturn

    It was gathered that the House of Representatives yesterday debated ways to rescue the nation’s economy from current decline.

    Speaker Yakubu Dogara, who presided over the session, said a committee would be set up, to liaise with the Senate, and present a common position to President Buhari next week.

    Egwu Emmanuel (APC, Kogi – Idah/Igalamela/Ibaji/Ofu) called for a meeting of experts to proffer solutions to the financial crisis.

    He stressed the need for equilibrium in the country’s monetary and fiscal policies and warned […]

  • Ending recession: Our strategy has not changed – Adeosun

    Ending recession: Our strategy has not changed – Adeosun

    The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, says the tactical plan of the Nigerian government to address its economic challenges has not changed in spite of the official confirmation that the country had gone into a recession.

    Mrs Adeosun was guest on a Channels TV programme on Tuesday, September 20, where the conversation centered on the state of the Nigerian economy.

    She recalled that the country had been in negative growth since 2012 with the hope that it would avoid recession but […]

  • Buhari’s government has no effective strategy in solving Nigeria’s economic problems – TMG

    Buhari’s government has no effective strategy in solving Nigeria’s economic problems – TMG

    Chairman of the Transition Monitoring Group, TMG, Ibrahim Zikirullahi has stated that the continued depreciation of Nigeria’s economy is an indication that President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government has no effective strategy to address the problem.

    Speaking with journalists in Abuja, Zikirullahi stressed that though the current economic situation was created by the immediate past administration of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, the current administration has no well-articulated policy that will address the problem.

    He urged the APC-led federal government to stop experimenting […]