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The exit of Jerry Rawlings

Tribune Online The exit of Jerry Rawlings ON November 12, former President of Ghana, retired Flight Lieutenant John Jerry Rawlings, passed on. For a long while, he had arguably morphed… »

The N75bn youth investment fund

Tribune Online The N75bn youth investment fund LAST week, during a virtual meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), the Federal Government approved the establishment of a N75bn Nigerian Youth… »

Naira Marley’s Abuja concert

Tribune Online Naira Marley’s Abuja concert RECENTLY, the controversial Afrobeats and hip hop singer, Azeez Adesina Fashola, popularly known as Naira Marley, had himself another ball at the country’s expense…. »

Governments and the COVID-19 billions

Tribune Online Governments and the COVID-19 billions SINCE the Covid-19 global pandemic touched down in Nigeria in late February, there have been concerted efforts by the private and public sectors… »

The death of Joy Adole

Tribune Online The death of Joy Adole JOY Adole Aboel, a teenager from Benue State, has reportedly died at the Lagos residence of her mistress, Nene Steve, where she worked… »

The killing of Grace Ajibola

Tribune Online The killing of Grace Ajibola LAST week, policemen in Ibadan, Oyo State, arrested a 34-year-old painter for allegedly killing a 69-year-old retiree following his discovery of over N2… »

The fire in AGF’s office

Tribune Online The fire in AGF’s office LAST Wednesday’s fire outbreak at the Treasury House, a building housing the office of the Accountant General of the Federation (AGF), has understandably… »

Adieu, Phebean Ogundipe

Tribune Online Adieu, Phebean Ogundipe IN the early hours of Friday, March 27, foremost language teacher, author and creative writer, Phebean Ajibola Ogundipe, breathed her last in Charlotte, North Carolina,… »

Halting COVID-19 in Nigeria

Tribune Online Halting COVID-19 in Nigeria AMID the rapid spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) across the globe, the Federal Government, on Monday, indicated that it had no plans to… »

Governance: Time to show responsibility

Tribune Online Governance: Time to show responsibility Across the country today, life has become nasty and brutish. Insecurity pervades and inheres every space. From North to South, bandits and terrorists… »

PREPARING FOR THE RAINS

All stakeholders should take advantage of Nimet’s forecast The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has given a broad outline of the quantity of rain to expect across the country this year…. »

LOOKING BEYOND THE OIL ECONOMY

Government should be serious about diversifying the economy The recent pledge by the federal government to build a digital economy around the creative sector to create jobs for young people… »

THE VISA ON ARRIVAL POLICY

President Buhari should engage Nigerians before taking vital decisions that will affect them Under pressure from an estimated population of some 200 million citizens, and without any structure in place,… »

MAKING NIGERIAN ROADS MOTORABLE

The private sector should be actively involved in roads’ construction Nothing perhaps underlines the deplorable situation than the recent call by the Senate for a declaration of a state of… »

Michel Barnier has told bloc he is prepared for four more days of make-or-break negotiations Michel Barnier has told MEPs he is prepared for a further four days of make-or-break… »




Labour frontbench divided as up to 60 backbench MPs threaten to rebel if told to vote with government The shadow cabinet is split over whether to back a Brexit deal,… »