Administrative lapse, voter apathy trail guber, legislative elections

… As INEC adhoc staff protest over allowances in parts of Lagos -By sdnonline.net- As Nigerians exercise their franchise to vote for governors and lawmakers in various states across the country, indications are that administrative lapses relating to payment of allowances and low turnout of electorates trail the conduct of the exercise. Governorship election is … Continue reading Administrative lapse, voter apathy trail guber, legislative elections

Attaining better balance for women in politics

-By Funmi Falobi-  "No country can ever truly flourish if it stifles the potential of its women and deprives itself of the contributions of half of its citizens."  This quote by Michelle Obama, former First Lady of the United States of America is so apt and reveals the importance of having good representation of women … Continue reading Attaining better balance for women in politics

UK to inject about £30million in new partnership with AU

-By Funmi Falobi- The United Kingdom is set to inject up to £30 million into prosperity and security projects across Africa as it steps up its investment in the continent, Minister of State for Africa, Harriett Baldwin has announced. The funding boost comes as Britain signs a new strategic partnership with the African Union, strengthening … Continue reading UK to inject about £30million in new partnership with AU