Adeosun, Bichi: Buhari Strategises for 2019 Against All Odds

With 2019 election just months away, President Muhammadu Buhari is positioning himself to win by any means possible, against the groundswell opposition unprecedented since the 2015 presidential elections. Several things happened within the week that belies his insistence-or desperation-on being returned as the president come February 2019.Already, he is being forced to take decisions that ordinarily he is not expected to take. The sacking of the Department of State services, DSS boss, Lawan Daura, has been a single major blow to that ambition, according to general opinion. He was allegedly…

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Fate of Nigeria Airways Workers May Jeopardize New National Carrier

By Uche mbah The war of words between the former staff of the defunct Nigeria Airways and the Finance minister Kemi Adeosun may have sent distressing signals to the general public that the much touted New National Carrier may not take off despite assurances and plans for the later. The Finance Minister had said that there has been no presidential approval for the release of funds for the settlements of arrears of pension and other emoluments, which she put at a total cost of N45billion. But in a swift reaction,…

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Adeosun Puts A Close On Agencies , As April Revenue Shared Drops

By Stephen Ubanna Kemi Adeosun, minister of Finance appears to have put a close tab on  statutory agencies to improve on government   revenue generation as  the amount  shared by the Federal, states and Local governments in the month of April drops. There are fears in both official and unofficial circles that the situation may not change for the better in subsequent months despite the increase in the price of a barrel of Crude Oil in the International Oil market unless the statutory agencies remit the operating surplus to the Federation…

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