The heated debate generated by President Muhammadu Buhari ‘s concern raised over the National Assembly’s upping of the 2018 budget from N8.5 trillion to N9. 12 trillion by the injection of ‘strange’ projects requires a holistic appraisal to find out if indeed, such was done in the national interest.
At last, the Federal Government has chosen the path of common sense to support the globally practised modern way of raising livestock, which is ranching. If properly planned and transparently implemented, cattle ranching can be far more economically beneficial to the owners and the nation, as well as eliminate the raging farmers-versus-herdsmen....
It was unthinkable. Despite every effort made by leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to deliver a seamless transition through its second elective national convention, the fisticuffs that characterised the exercise showed that the centre refused to hold for the ruling party. It was as if everything was made to fall out of place.
President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the reinstatement of three permanent secretaries, who had been under suspension since 2015.Mr Lawrence Ojabo, Director Information in the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federatio, said this on Friday in Abuja.
Reacting, the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) expressed anger over the lawmakers’ action, saying: “It is very glaring that members of the National Assembly are proving beyond any reasonable doubt that they are enemies of the people. They are holding the nation to ransom.”