Restructuring of Nigeria with Zones as Federating Units tops discussion at National Conference

Issues bordering on corrupt practices, unemployment, restructuring of the country into federating units, economic development and national security topped deliberation today at the on-going National Conference in Abuja. Each delegate who stood to comment on the President’s speech at the inauguration of the Conference also expressed concern over what would happen to the report of…

Endless agony, as power network collapses

Nigeria’s Power situation has in the last couple of weeks attained a worrisome dimension, raising questions on the country’s recent emergence as the 26th biggest economy in the world. Electricity consumers lament that they are rather paying more for darkness than light. In the last one month, power supply across the country, especially in Lagos…

Let oil states have 100% revenue

Many delegates to the on-going National Conference were taken aback yesterday when His Royal Highness Lamido Adamawa Barkindo Aliyu Mustapha said that oil-bearing states should be allowed to receive 100 per cent revenue accruing from their resources. Mustapha also said that states that do not have oil should be allowed to receive 100 per cent…