Tag: ngozi okonjo iweala

Kolapo OlapojuMay 24, 2015

The major players behind the fuel scarcity in Nigeria

by Kolapo Olapoju Just before the oil marketers are labelled evil for withholding fuel from the reach of Nigerians, it ...

Kolapo OlapojuMay 23, 2015

We hear Jonathan, Sambo, Obanikoro, others will leave Nigeria after May 29

by Kolapo Olapoju According Punch Newspapers, President Goodluck Jonathan, Vice-President Namadi Sambo and several ministers have concluded plans to travel abroad ...

Janeth JMay 7, 2015

Aliko Dangote and others to star in BET documentary

by Ranti Joseph Africa leaders, entrepreneurs are beginning to get recognition for their hard work as BET and Africa.com are coming together to ...

Kolapo OlapojuMay 2, 2015

Pres. Jonathan, Rita Dominic, Okonjo-Iweala, others attend Oronto Douglas’ burial (PHOTOS)

by Iyobosa Omoregie President Goodluck Jonathan attended the burial of his deceased aide, Oronto Natei Douglas, on Saturday, May 2. ...

Kolapo OlapojuMay 1, 2015

Did you know that Okonjo-Iweala is a cancer survivor?

by Damilola Jagun On Thursday, April 30, a rare revelation was made by the coordinating minister of the economy and ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 10, 2015

Is’haq Kawu: Why I want Gov. Shettima re-elected in Borno

by Is’haq Kawu   The old order changeth, paveth way for the new. If we wait long enough, everything changes! ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 9, 2015

Okonjo-Iweala listed among the ‘World’s 50 Greatest Leaders’

by Damilola Jagun Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has been listed among the 50 World greatest leaders by Fortune magazine. ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 6, 2015

My letter to Muhammadu Buhari and Yemi Osinbajo, by Tolu Ogunlesi

by Tolu Ogunlesi   Goodluck Jonathan and Namadi Sambo sadly saw nothing wrong in using religion to divide the country; ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 4, 2015

We must not lose hope in the Nigerian economy… Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala speaks

by Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala There has been some attempts to make people feel that there is no hope; that this situation ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoMarch 28, 2015

Femi Falana: The ‘dollarization’ of the Nigerian economy must be stopped

by Femi Falana  Nigeria has become the largest importer of the United States dollars in the world neither the International Monetary ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 19, 2015

It’s going to be a very difficult year for Nigerians – Okonjo-Iweala tells CNN

by Kolapo Olapoju Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, told Cable Network News (CNN), on Wednesday, March 18, that the rest ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoMarch 13, 2015

Opinion: Chibok school – Jonathan’s action is a tad too late

by Abimbola Adelakun In a matter of weeks, it will be a whole year since Boko Haram kidnapped the Chibok ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 10, 2015

Niger Delta militants don’t mind if GEJ loses – 7 important things you didn’t read yesterday (but should have)

by Kolapo Olapoju   1. Okonjo-Iweala at war with SERAP First, Serap institutes a lawsuit against Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoMarch 5, 2015

Olusegun Adeniyi: Why fuel scarcity problem will not just go away

by Olusegun Adeniyi Against the background that pipelines are vital security assets of any nation, in most countries, tampering with ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 3, 2015

Okonjo-Iweala knows what to do about fuel scarcity – NUPENG

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas workers (NUPENG) on Monday, March 2, in Abuja called on the Minister ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoFebruary 26, 2015

Olusegun Adeniyi: Let’s discuss the issue of oil theft in Niger Delta

by Olusegun Adeniyi We are losing revenue; 400,000 barrels of crude oil are lost on a daily basis due to ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 25, 2015

Release full audit report on NNPC’S missing $20 billion || House of Reps tells Okonjo-Iweala

by James Sambo The House of Representatives has urged the Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, to submit to the ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 25, 2015

Charles Soludo: Dear Pres. Jonathan, you totally missed the point on the missing N30 trillion

by Charles Soludo I believe that the pressures of office and the hectic electioneering campaigns have not allowed him time ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoFebruary 10, 2015

Sylvester Monye: No money is missing from the NNPC – I’ll explain

by Sylvester Monye Lastly, no one can now say that $20 billion is missing from NNPC. The fact of the ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 5, 2015

I’m baffled and amused by Soludo’s allegations – Ribadu defends Okonjo-Iweala’s honour

by James Sambo Erstwhile Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission, (EFCC), Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, has shut-down allegations made ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 5, 2015

‘I stand by my statements’: Soludo wants Okonjo-Iweala, others to know this

by Kolapo Olapoju Erstwhile governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Chukwuma Soludo, has restated his claim that not less ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoFebruary 2, 2015

Opinion: Why Soludo abandoned the clear path of reason

by Chuks Iloegbunam For two reasons – spite, and the angling for appointment in a Buhari government of his phantom ...

Isime EseneJanuary 28, 2015

Finance Minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala replies Soludo in a passionate rejoinder (READ)


Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 12, 2015

No second term for Arunma Oteh! Why Director General of SEC resigned

by Kolapo Olapoju The Director General, Securities and Exchange Commission, (SEC), Arunma Oteh has resigned from her position. Despite being intensely lobbied, ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 18, 2014

Federal government cuts initial 2015 budget draft by N500 billion

by Tunji Andrews   The 2015 Nigerian federal budget of $23 billion, was presented to parliament by Nigeria’s finance minister ...

Isime EseneDecember 13, 2014

Eromo Egbejule: Tracka – In Nigeria, the truth is an App

by Eromo Egbejule In certain parts of Nigeria, there is a joke that when an abandoned project is suddenly revisited ...

Op-Ed EditorDecember 13, 2014

Opinion: Why do Sobowale and Ogbodo hate Okonjo-Iweala so much?

by Mohammed Seidu Unlike Dele Sobowale, Abraham Ogbodo of the Guardian on Sunday has not been a copious and unrelenting ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 10, 2014

Even if GEJ is clueless, Okonjo-Iweala and Aganga cannot be – @DoyinOkupe

by Kolapo Olapoju Senior Special Adviser to President Jonathan on public affairs, Doyin Okupe, has lamented the fact that many ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 9, 2014

The PDP of today is a criminal party – Nasir el-Rufai

by Panshak Ibrahim   The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Kaduna State, and erstwhile FCT Minister, Mallam ...

YEditorDecember 4, 2014

Minister of Works insists Nigeria is not broke as FG heads to China for yet another loan

by Laila Ibrahim The Minister of Works, Mike Onolememen has said despite the falling oil prices Nigeria is not broke, ...

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