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Zaria-Pambegua road rehabilitation

Permit me a space in your medium to draw the attention of the Minister of Works, Babatunde Fashola, to the snail speed and poor execution of road rehabilitation from Zaria to Pambegua awarded to the Proportion Construction and Dredge Works…

Importance of farming

Agriculture is a very old human activity. The first humans who lived on earth obtained their food by gathering fruits and leaves. They were not sure they would get enough except they worked hard at collecting the fruits while moving from…

When will banditry end?

The prolonged incessant killing of innocent people in Katsina State in the name of banditry is becoming so alarming, thereby causing serious setback in the socioeconomic development of the state.I once asked in a write-up who  these…

All hail ‘Amotekun’

I congratulate all the South-West governors for successfully launching the “Amotekun” security outfit to safe-guard and protect the South-West zone from notorious criminals that have continued to invade and disrupt the peace in Oduduwa…

Buhari and democracy

It is doubtful if there is anything that has cast a slur on the government of President Muhammadu Buhari like the flurry of flak it has drawn locally and internationally for what has been described as its undying penchant for brazen…

On LAUTECH ownership imbroglio

It must be stated that some of us saw the current problem of LAUTECH long time ago. We know it will come to this impasse sooner or later. There will be no winner and no loser. In essence the advice is that the entire assets and liabilities…

Commendation for Pa Awolowo’s children

My commendation goes to the children of the sage, Chief Jeremiah Oyeniyi Obafemi Awolowo and the grandchildren for their resolute determination to keep the Nigerian Tribune group alive. In fact, I sincerely commend the Awolowos and the…

Issues against agriculture, farmers

The recent closure of Nigeria’s land borders to help curb criminal activities especially the issue of smuggling, has further brought to limelight the urgent need for us to take concerted efforts at achieving self sufficiency in food…

Visa on arrival policy

The internal crisis in Nigeria is not caused by visa on arrival policy. I do not see any reason to scrap the visa-upon-arrival (VUA) privilege granted to Africans, but the process of its issuance should be tightened instead. So that the…

Re: Killing of Favour Daley-Oladele

The quality of this editorial from start to finish is an enrichment worth more than naira can measure. Your editors are truly masters in superior assessment of current issues.Our political leaders and parents are partly to blame. One…