Today’s Leadership Newspaper Headlines Monday 11th February 2019

Today’s Leadership Newspaper Headlines, Monday 11th February 2019

I Will Restore Kano’s Lost Glory ‘ Atiku
Mon, 11 Feb 2019

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar has promised to give priority attention to agriculture and Commerce, if elected President. He made the promise while addressing party supporters at the rally held at the Sani Abacha stadium, Kofar Mata in Kano, yesterday. He said if given the mandate in forthcoming general elections, he would do everything possible to ensure that the agricultural sector was accorded the necessary support to boost food production.

Atiku, who could not alight from the vehicle to address the crowd, also promised to restore the lost glory of business activities in the state. “I want to assure that if I am elected President, I will focus on agriculture and support the business community to enhance commercial activities in the state. “The people here are known to be farmers and business oriented, so if you elect me, I will support agricultural sector and improve on the business activities of the people,” Atiku said.

The PDP Presidential candidate also pledged to improve Hajj operation to make it easier with a view to reducing the challenges bedevilling the exercise. He, however called on the people of the state to come out enmasse and elect the party’s candidates at all levels. Earlier in his remarks, the national chairman of the party, Prince Uche Secondus expressed happiness over the large turnout of people at the venue of the rally. According to him, the unprecedented crowd that converged on the stadium was a clear testimony that ‘Kano State is for PDP’.

Also speaking, the Senator representing Kano Central, Sen. Rabiu Kwankwaso called on all eligible voters in the state to support Atiku and other party candidates to ensure the success of the party at the polls. NAN reports that Atiku was accompanied to the state by his wife, Hajiya Rukayya Atiku, Senate President, Bukola Saraki, his running mate, Mr Peter Obi and former Jigawa State Governor, Alhaji Sule Lamido. Others were the Kano State governorship candidate, Abba Kabir-Yusuf as well as other officials of the party in Kano, among others.

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UNILAG Alumni To Partner Osun On Research, Others
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
The leadership of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) Alumni Association has expressed readiness to partner the Osun State government in the areas of research and capacity building. The association said the partnership is necessary to support the state towards actualising its dreams in turning around the socio-economic fortunes of the state. The leadership of the []The post UNILAG Alumni To Partner Osun On Research, Others appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Northern Media Professionals Begin ‘Search’ For Next Sardauna
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Fifty threeyears after the passing of Sardaunan Sokoto and Premier of the Northern Region, Sir Ahmadu Bello, senior journalists have begun the arduous task of searching for the next Sardauna. This, they say, is predicated on the fact that most leaders from the northern part of the country have paid more attention to themselves rather []The post Northern Media Professionals Begin ‘Search’ For Next Sardauna appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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We’re Creating Innovation-Driven Civil Service ‘ Oyo-Ita
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
The Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs. Winifred Ekanem Oyo-Ita has said that the federal civil service under her watch will create more innovative approaches towards improved service delivery in 2019. The head of service, who said this in her welcome address at a Public Service Lecture organized by the Office of []The post We’re Creating Innovation-Driven Civil Service ‘ Oyo-Ita appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Civil Society Groups Endorse PMB’s Re-election Bid
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Few days to the presidential election, a coalition of civil society groups across the country have adopted the All Progressives Congress, (APC) Presidential candidate and its Vice President ,Prof Yemi Osinbajo. The groups which met in Lagos under the auspices of the Nigerian Human Rights Community, (NHRC) said given the alternatives available for Nigerians, the []The post Civil Society Groups Endorse PMBs Re-election Bid appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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$43m Debt: Court Warns Against Concluding 9mobile Sale
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Justice Binta Murtala- Nyako of a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, has warned the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), the Nigerian Telecommunication Commission (NCC) and others involved in the transaction for the sale of telecom firm, Etisalat (9mobile) against taking further steps to conclude the sale. The warning came following the claim by some []The post $43m Debt: Court Warns Against Concluding 9mobile Sale appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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You Must Agree On Non-violent Elections, KAICIID Tells Politicians
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
The King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz International Centre for Inter-religious and Inter-cultural Dialogue (KAICIID) Fellows Alumni Nigeria has called on political parties to take the responsibility of ensuring non-violence throughout the election period. A statement issued by the Nigeria’s Public Relations Officer of the group, Stella Francis, said political parties must guide the conduct of their []The post You Must Agree On Non-violent Elections, KAICIID Tells Politicians appeared first on Lea
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Igbo Leaders In North Reaffirm Support For Atiku
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Igbo leaders from the 19 Northern States of the country and Federal Capital Territory (FCT) yesterday reaffirmed their support for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential flagbearer, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and his running mate, Mr Peter Obi. The groups, comprising about 30 leaders of the Igbo Delegates Assembly (IDA), leaders of Ohanaeze, Presidents General of []The post Igbo Leaders In North Reaffirm Support For Atiku appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Ortom Taking Advantage Of His People’s Misfortune
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
A member of the Buhari/ Lalong Campaign Organisation, Mr. Alex Kwapnoe has said that Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State is taking advantage of misfortune of his people for political gain. Kwapnoe made this remark in a statement issued weekend in defence of the Plateau State governor, Simon Lalong who recently said he cannot deny []The post ‘Ortom Taking Advantage Of His People’s Misfortune’ appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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12 Withdraw From Katsina Governorship Race
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
No fewer than 12 out of the 17 gubernatorial candidates of different political parties in Katsina State have withdrawn from the race to support Governor Aminu Bello Masari, the candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the March 2 election. This was disclosed at the weekend by the state chairman of Inter-Party Advisory []The post 12 Withdraw From Katsina Governorship Race appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Ogun: Ahead APC Presidential Rally, APC, Amosun’s Billboards Replace APM
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Ahead of President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to Ogun State today, Governor Ibikunle Amosun may have ordered the removal of campaign materials of the Allied People’s Movement (APM) in the state. Various billboards and signposts bearing the pictures of the APM governorship candidate, Adekunle Akinlade, have been removed in some major routes and replaced with those []The post Ogun: Ahead APC Presidential Rally, APC, Amosun’s Billboards Replace APM appeared first on Leadership Newspape
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Anxiety As NJC Decides Onnoghen, Muhammad’s Fates Today
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
As the National Judicial Council (NJC) sits today to decide the petitions set to oust the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen and the acting CJN, Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad from office, AHURAKA YUSUF ISAH writes that the decisions reached by NJC will either make or mar the judiciary. Today, the National []The post Anxiety As NJC Decides Onnoghen, Muhammad’s Fates Today appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Ex-Army Chief David Ejoor Is Dead
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Former Chief of Army Staff, Gen David Ejoor is dead. He reportedly died in a Lagos hospital, yesterday, after a protracted illness. According to reports, the former Mid-Western Region military governor died at the age of 87. He was born on January 10, 1932 in Ovu community in present day Ethiope East council area of []The post Ex-Army Chief David Ejoor Is Dead appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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NAF Bombs Bandits’ Hideout, Destroy Trucks In Zamfara
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
The Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation Diran Mikiya in its intensified bombardment of armed bandits’ destroyed their hideouts in Zamfara State and environs. The air strikes were executed after days of Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) missions,initiated based on credible Human Intelligence reports, which led to the identification of several camps being used by []The post NAF Bombs Bandits’ Hideout, Destroy Trucks In Zamfara appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Ni
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Nigerians’ll Vote Atiku To Correct Error Of 2015
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Deputy chairman (South) of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Campaign Council, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, has said Nigerian electorate will vote en-masse for PDP’s Presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar in order to correct the mistakes they made in year 2015 general elections. Daniel stated this yesterday in Ijebu-Ode while fielding questions from journalists during the party’s []The post ‘Nigerians’ll Vote Atiku To Correct Error Of 2015’ appeared first on Le
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2019: Accusations Against Buratai Baseless ‘Army
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
The Nigerian Army (NA) has described as baseless allegations by Timi Frank published by daily post.ng yesterday 10 February, 2019 purporting a nocturnal meeting between the President and the Chief of the Army Staff Lt Gen Tukur Burati (COAS) as well some members of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to rig the presidential election. []The post 2019: Accusations Against Buratai Baseless ‘Army appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Obaseki Mobilises Teachers For APC Candidates
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Edo state governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has urged teachers in the state to support candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the forthcoming general elections, which will enable his administration sustain ongoing reforms in transforming the state’s basic education sector. The governor made the appeal while speaking at a forum organised by the Association []The post Obaseki Mobilises Teachers For APC Candidates appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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PMB’s Endorsement: Rivers SDP Applauds NEC
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
The Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Rivers state, has applauded the decision of its National Executive Committee (NEC) to adopt President Muhammadu Buhari as its presidential candidate. The party also directed its members and supporters to vote for Buhari in the February 16, 2019 presidential election as well as all the governorship, National and State []The post PMB’s Endorsement: Rivers SDP Applauds NEC appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Gov Emmanuel Pledges To Create More Clans In Ibiono Ibom
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom has assured the people of Ibiono Ibom local government area of the state of his desire to create more clans to enable them enjoy more dividends of democracy. He gave the indication at the weekend while addressing PDP governorship rally, at Oko-ita headquarters of Ibiono Ibom local government area []The post Gov Emmanuel Pledges To Create More Clans In Ibiono Ibom appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Bayelsa Money For Devt, Not Election Funding ‘ Gov Dickson
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
The governor of Bayelsa state, Hon Seriake Dickson has said that Bayelsa state, under his leadership would not use public funds for electoral campaigns in whatever form, saying he would not commit Bayelsa fund to sponsor election of any party candidate. Gov Seriake Dickson, in a statement issued by his special adviser on media relations, []The post Bayelsa Money For Devt, Not Election Funding ‘ Gov Dickson appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Residents Groan As Fuel Tankers Occupy Lagos
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Lagos residents yesterday lamented the gradual return of fuel tankers to major roads in the metropolis barely a day after President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to Lagos for the All Progressives Congress (APC) mega rally that took place in the state at the weekend. LEADERSHIP learned that fuel tankers that were ordered to park at Ogere, []The post Residents Groan As Fuel Tankers Occupy Lagos appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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FG, Afreximbank, Others Sign Deal To Develop Special Economic Zones
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
The federal government has signed investment agreements with three development finance institutions; Afreximbank, Bank of Industry and the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) for the development of special economic zones in the country. President Muhammadu Buhari, who presided over the ceremony at the Council Chambers of the Aso Rock Villa, declared the investment company in []The post FG, Afreximbank, Others Sign Deal To Develop Special Economic Zones appeared first on Leadership News
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As Bureau De Change Operators Embrace Automation
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
The operators of bureau de change in Nigeria last week kicked-off their automation portal which is backed by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). Experts described the move as a boost for the nation’s financial system and the economy. BUKOLA IDOWU, writes. For decades, Bureau De Change (BDC) operators were filling their weekly regulatory reports []The post As Bureau De Change Operators Embrace Automation appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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NSIA Insurance Partners Cigna, Hollard To Provide Health Coverage
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
NSIA Insurance Limited has partnered with Cigna and Hollard to provide Health Insurance coverage that meets international standard to people across the country. Cigna is a Fortune 500 company in the USA and one of the world’s leading providers of health benefits enabled through its 41,000 employees serving over 90 million customers all over the []The post NSIA Insurance Partners Cigna, Hollard To Provide Health Coverage appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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How Dangote Refinery Will Boost Africa’s Economy
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Nigeria and other African countries would soon heave a sigh of relief from the sloppy economic situation occasioned by price instability with the imminent completion of the Dangote Refinery and other modular refineries in Nigeria. Nigeria is certain that when the refinery begins operation, the country as well as Ghana, and many other African countries []The post How Dangote Refinery Will Boost Africa’s Economy appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Lagos Pays N817.7m Pension To 138 Retirees
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Lagos State Government has paid accrued pension rights of N817.7 million into the Retirement Savings Accounts (RSAs) of 138 retirees of the Public Service of which 95 per cent of them were from the State Universal Basic Education (SUBEB). Speaking at the 59th Retirement Benefit Bond Certificate Presentation to the concerned retirees, Ikeja, Lagos State, []The post Lagos Pays N817.7m Pension To 138 Retirees appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Underwriters Generate N39.2bn From Motor Insurance Business
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Non-Life Insurance companies were able to generate N39.2 billion gross premium income from the Motor insurance business they respectively wrote in their 2017 financial year. These underwriters were able to recoup the income from the sale of Comprehensive Motor Insurance and Third Party Motor Insurance policies to about 3 million vehicles with valid insurance certificates []The post Underwriters Generate N39.2bn From Motor Insurance Business appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian New
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BUA Rewards Customers With 20 Cars, Cash
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
BUA Group has rewarded its customers and distributors with 25 cars worth over N500million and cash gifts in appreciation of their support and loyalty to the growth of the company. The event tagged ‘Celebrating Excellence: 30 Years Of Unlocking Opportunities The BUA Gala & Awards’ was well attended by captains of industries and banks, []The post BUA Rewards Customers With 20 Cars, Cash appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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TCN Completes Yauri Substation 11yrs After Contract Award
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has completed another new 2x40MVA 132/33kV transmission substation project in Yauri, Kebbi State. The exercise is coming 11 years after the project was awarded to a contractor in December 2007. The contractor was said to have persistently failed to execute it until May 2018 when TCN took over the []The post TCN Completes Yauri Substation 11yrs After Contract Award appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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LEADERSHIP Award Excites Fidelity Bank
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Fidelity Bank Plc has assured that the award bestowed on it by LEADERSHIP newspaper will spur it to do more. The bank won the award for ‘Bank of the Year’ at this year’s edition of the Leadership Awards 2018 in recognition of its commitment to growing the nation’s economy by supporting the agricultural industry and []The post LEADERSHIP Award Excites Fidelity Bank appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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16-year-old Akachukwu Anumudu Wins InterswitchSPAK 1.0
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Sixteen year old Akachukwu Anumudu of Apostolic Faith Secondary School, Anthony, Lagos at the weekend emerged winner of the first edition of the InterswitchSPAK National Science Competition held in Lagos. He beat eight other contestants in an intense quiz session to win the grand prize of N7.5 million worth of tertiary education scholarship spread over []The post 16-year-old Akachukwu Anumudu Wins InterswitchSPAK 1.0 appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Solar Sister Nigeria Empowers 1,522 Women
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Solar Sister Nigeria, a social enterprise that helps women to distribute clean energy products to underserved communities across Africa, announced recently that it has empowered 1,522 micro and small businesses in Nigeria from 2013 when it started operations till date. The beneficiaries, currently in about 20 states, have been trained in sales and marketing of []The post Solar Sister Nigeria Empowers 1,522 Women appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Farmers Commend NIRSAL’s Support
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Farmers in Kupto, Funakaye, and Yamaltu Deba Local Government Areas (LGA) of Gombe State, who have been empowered to cultivate rice and maize during this dry season under the Cemtral Bank of Nigeria (CBN’s) Anchor Borrowers’ Programme (ABP) have commended the various supports they have received through the Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk-Sharing System for Agricultural Lending, []The post Farmers Commend NIRSAL’s Support appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Networ
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Nigerian Ports Handle $15bn Export, Import Cargoes Yearly
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Managing director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala-Usman has said that the Nigerian seaports handled export and import (EXIM) cargoes worth over $15 billion annually. She disclosed this over the weekend at the presentation of a book: Footprints Of President Muhammadu Buhari In The Maritime Sector written by the Shipping Correspondents Association of []The post ‘Nigerian Ports Handle $15bn Export, Import Cargoes Yearly’ appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeri
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Accion MFB Empowers Physically Challenged Customers
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
In its bid to promote financial inclusion in the country and give back to the society, Accion Microfinance Bank Limited at the weekend empowered three physically challenged customers financially and socially, donating power generating sets and financial support to customers to boost their business and improve their living standard. Managing director and chief executive of []The post Accion MFB Empowers Physically Challenged Customers appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Netwo
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Customers Lament Rising Rate Of PoS Failed Transactions
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
The number of failed transactions on Point of Sale terminals are on the rise as failed transactions on the platform has been on the rise since the last week of January with failure rate rising as much as 20 per cent. Live data obtained from the website of the Nigeria Inter Bank Settlement System (NIBSS) []The post Customers Lament Rising Rate Of PoS Failed Transactions appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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NIMASA Begins Clampdown On Vessels Over Breach Of Cabotage Act
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
After several warnings, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has commenced clampdown on vessels that do not comply with the provisions of the Cabotage Compliance Strategy introduced last year to ease the implementation of the Cabotage Act 2003 in Nigeria. Director-general of NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside, said the agency will no longer encourage []The post NIMASA Begins Clampdown On Vessels Over Breach Of Cabotage Act appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian
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Ogun State Trains 144 SMEs
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
More than 144 trainees of Ogun State Entrepreneurship Skills Acquisition Programme have graduated from the programme designed to enhance technological skills of young university and polytechnic graduates. The one year training and technological empowerment programme was organised by the state government, in partnership with Foreign Trade and Investment Services Africa (FTAISA). Addressing the graduate trainees []The post Ogun State Trains 144 SMEs appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Niger
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SEC Endorses Lagos Commodity, Future’s Exchange
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
The Lagos Commodity and Futures Exchange (LCFE) being promoted by the Lagos State Government and Association of Stockbroking Companies of Nigeria (ASHON) may commence operations soon as the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has granted the promoters approval-in principle. By this milestone, the new Exchange is expected to commence operation immediately, after the ongoing installation []The post SEC Endorses Lagos Commodity, Future’s Exchange appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and
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AFCON U-20: NFF Tips Flying Eagles For Final
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Ahead of Wednesday’s semifinal match of the ongoing Africa U-20 Cup of Nations (AFCON U-20) between the Nigeria’s Flying Eagles and their Malian counterparts, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has charged the Nigerian young lads to go all out against their opponents. Vice president of the NFF, Seyi Akinwunmi gave the charge shortly after Mali piped []The post AFCON U-20: NFF Tips Flying Eagles For Final appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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NBBF Rolls Out 2019 Programmes
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
The Tijjani Umar-led Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has rolled out its programmes for 2019 with a plan to organise the season opening ‘Stakeholders Consultative Forum’, an avenue where the stakeholders review activities of the previous year as well as discuss other technical matters. In a press statement released at the end of its one- day []The post NBBF Rolls Out 2019 Programmes appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Taekwondo Open: Nigeria Emerges Overall Champion
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Team Nigeria’s taekwondo have emerged the overall winners of the 2019 Nigeria International Taekwondo Open. The team bagged a total of 10 medals, comprising 9 gold and one Bronze to be crowned the overall champion. Benin Republic contingent finished second with 2 medals of one gold and one silvers respectively. Saudi Arabia, Taraba, Lagos and []The post Taekwondo Open: Nigeria Emerges Overall Champion appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Nigeria Customs Eyes Africa Volleyball Club Championship Title
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
The Nigerian Custom’s female volleyball team said they are going all out to win this year’s edition of the African Women Volleyball Club Championship. The country’s representative has begun preparation for the continental club championship slated to hold from Thursday, March 14 to Monday, March 25th, 2019. Sports secretary of the Nigeria Custom Service, Samuel []The post Nigeria Customs Eyes Africa Volleyball Club Championship Title appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Niger
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Onnoghen, Please Just Resign!
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
By any reckoning, the last three years of the Muhammadu Buhari administration have been turbulent for the judiciary. The Directorate of State Services (DSS) raid on the homes of several judges in October 2016 was how it all started. Hundreds of thousands of dollars and millions of naira in cash were reportedly recovered from the []The post Onnoghen, Please Just Resign! appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Digital Switch Over Under Attack
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Considering the many tales of the unexpected emerging from the ongoing face off between the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) and the ICPC, it is tempting to believe that there is more than meets the eyes behind the peculiar situation. It is unusual for the ICPC to be engulfed in a face-off with a government agency []The post Digital Switch Over Under Attack appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Buratai: Tweaking The Army, Caging The Foe
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
According to the US Chief of Army Staff, General William C. Westmoreland (1968 to 1972), ‘The military don’t start wars. Politicians start wars.’ Going forward, when the army inevitably weighs in, perseverance through adversity is the key to succeeding in battle. It’s the ability to push forward that matters most. Little wonder, another US General []The post Buratai: Tweaking The Army, Caging The Foe appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Kwara Polls: Odds In Favour Of APC
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Politics is no arithmetic. That is why pollsters and strategists keep shifting the aces until the ballots are counted. Scientific permutation works quite well in developed democracies. In America, for instance, candidates place much premium on exit polls when making permutations on likely winners of electoral contests. In Nigeria, politicians often rely on a mixture []The post Kwara Polls: Odds In Favour Of APC appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Time To Upgrade Aminu Kano International Airport
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
It is not doubting the fact that Aminu Kano International Airport is the oldest in Nigeria. Nigerians from different parts of the country use the airport to travel to different parts of the world. In fact, in the last two decades, almost all northern states have been using the airport for the annual pilgrimage to []The post Time To Upgrade Aminu Kano International Airport appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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