Browsing: Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

The reason for this write-up is to call her attention to some disturbing trends as regards some recent appointments into top public offices in Nigeria in view of their economic and political implications. As the most powerful minister and an Igbo princess from the Niger Delta by virtue of being a daughter of Obi of Ogwashi-Uku community in Delta State, I believe she should continue to live above board

Speaking at Silverbird ‘Man of the Year 2012’ award held Thursday night in Lagos State where two Deltans bagged awards, Uduaghan said it was unfortunate that decades after a Niger Delta activist, Isaac Adaka Boro, brought to the consciousness of the world the injustice being suffered by the people of the Niger Delta region, the situation was yet to be resolved

Yerima Ngama, the Minister of State for Finance, who disclosed this to State House correspondents after the weekly Federal Executive Council meeting on wednesday, said the discovery was made possible with the introduction of Integrated Payroll and Personal Information system

It is no news that over the years, the performance of the Nigerian budget has been far from desirable, as will be revealed by a cursory examination of relevant facts and figures. However, at a closer look, it is easy to see that we are on the path to recovery