2018 Budget proposals renew old anxieties

      FELIX OLOYEDE   Mixed reactions trailed the presentation of the 2018 federal government budget by President Muhammadu Buhari to the National Assembly (NASS) last week. Public policy analysts have expressed moods from the congenially positive to the outright incredulous. The staggering N8.6 trillion expenditure plan is one More...

by Okey Onyenweaku | Published 5 days ago
By Okey Onyenweaku On Monday, November 13th, 2017
0 Comments

Anambra 2017: Obiano battles for life

By Obinna Ezugwu The time has finally arrived. On Saturday the people of Anambra State will head to the polls to either renew the mandate of the incumbent state governor, Chief Willie Obiano who is running for a More...

By Okey Onyenweaku On Monday, November 13th, 2017
0 Comments

(Editorial) CBN’s BVN distraction and matters arising

Nigeria’s fiscal and monetary authorities have a frustrating way of responding to the seizure of private assets; they typically gloat with glazed eyes over private citizen’s money ready to pounce on the cash More...

By Okey Onyenweaku On Wednesday, November 8th, 2017
0 Comments

12 Yoga tips for beginners

The popularity of yoga has soared in the last decades, and it seems that every other friend and acquaintance of ours is already practicing it. But don’t let it fool you into thinking it is easy: yoga is quite More...

By Okey Onyenweaku On Wednesday, November 8th, 2017
0 Comments

Finally, embattled IGP, Ibrahim Idris, appears before Senate

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has arrived before the Senate ad hoc committee set up to investigate the allegations and counter-allegations between him and Senator Isa Misau. The IGP was accompanied More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Wednesday, November 8th, 2017
0 Comments

2018 BUDGET SPEECH: BUDGET OF CONSOLIDATION

Nigeria’s President Buhari Delivered by: His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari President, Federal Republic of Nigeria At the Joint Session of the National Assembly, Abuja Tuesday, 7TH of November 2017 PROTOCOLS I More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
0 Comments

2018 budget is critical to PMB’s administration, says Budgit CEO

FELIX OLOYEDE Nigeria’s President Buhari The 2018 Budget which President Muhammedu Buhari presented to the National Assembly on Tuesday is of significant importance to the present administration, because it More...

By Okey Onyenweaku On Sunday, November 5th, 2017
0 Comments

Analysts fault IMF call for tax holiday abolition

FELIX OLOYEDE Economic analysts have picked holes in International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) position that the Federal government should halt tax holidays given to companies with pioneer status, saying the agency More...

By Okey Onyenweaku On Sunday, November 5th, 2017
0 Comments

Personal Finance: Money mistakes that would keep you poor 

There are a lot of postulations about wealth and wealth creation that have been preached for centuries that people do not interrogate diligently. So, they go in vicious circle trying to make money, because they More...