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DOWNLOAD: Osinbajo Committee Nigeria Economic Sustainability Plan 2020

The Nigeria Economic Sustainability Plan 2020 was produced by a presidential committee led by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Gboyega Oyetola, Governor of Osun State.

Download the full dessenting judgement that supported Oyetola amidst sack by Osun tribunal

The tribunal ruled that Mr Oyetola was not validly elected and declared Ademola Adeleke of the PDP as the winner of the election.

Senator Ademola Adeleke [Photo: TheCable]

Download the full tribunal judgement that sacked Oyetola as Osun governor

The tribunal ruled that Mr Oyetola was not validly elected and declared Ademola Adeleke of the PDP as the winner of the election.

Supreme Court of Nigeria

Supreme Court shortlists VP Osinbajo’s brother, 90 lawyers for SAN award — FULL LIST

Find full list of the 91 candidates as released by the LPPC here.

LIST: Federal Unity Colleges in Nigeria

NORTH EAST Federal Government College, Buni-Yadi Federal Government Girls College, Potiskum Federal Government College, Ganye Federal Government Girls College, Bauchi Federal Government College, Wukari Federal Science And Technical College, Lassa Federal Science And Technical College, Jalingo Federal Government Girls College, Jalingo Federal Science And Technical College, Michika Federal Government College, Azare Federal Government College, Maiduguri […]

List of Universities in Nigeria

List of approved universities in Nigeria

List of House of Representatives Candidates for Nigeria 2015 Election

List was made available by Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. Tables contain list of candidates from Abia to Zamfara

Nigeria 2015 Elections: Senatorial Candidates – Full List

Full list of senatorial candidates for the February 15 National Assembly Elections as released by INEC.

#Nigeria2015: List of INEC Resident Electoral Commissioners for Nigeria 2015 elections

#Nigeria2015: List of INEC Resident Electoral Commissioners for Nigeria 2015 elections

Calendar of Elections in Nigeria since 1999

As the 2015 Election cycle heats up, let us reflect on one of its key institutions: INEC. For the first time in Nigeria’s history, the same national electoral commission Chairman (Prof. Attahiru Jega), its eleventh since Independence, will be handling two successive general elections. This is a plus for experience, otherwise a negative if it […]


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Download: ‘Regional Autonomy or Nothing’, By Pan-Yoruba groups

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Cigarette smoking

Tobacco Fact-sheet: Tobacco Companies Engage in CSR to Promote Company Interests

Advertising, Promotion and Sponsorship, Corporate Social Responsibility Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) promotes the view that “firms should strive to make a profit, obey the law, be ethical, and be a good corporate citizen.”2  Tobacco companies, however, are not like other companies. Tobacco is the only consumer product that kills one half of its users when […]

Cigarette smoking

Tobacco Factsheet: Tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship – Essential Facts

Advertising affects Tobacco Use The tobacco industry spends billions of dollars each year to market its products.2  The industry uses a mix of advertising, promotion and sponsorship tactics to directly affect tobacco use and attitudes related to tobacco. Tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship: • Promote tobacco use as customary and glamorous. • Are deceptive and […]

Cigarette smoking

Tobacco Factsheet: Tobacco advertising and promotion, Countering industry arguments

Industry argument: a ban on tobacco advertising won’t decrease tobacco use. Response: Today, we have compelling evidence that comprehensive bans on tobacco advertising, promotion, and sponsorship can significantly reduce cigarette and other tobacco use.2, 3    Research conducted between 1970 and 1992 in 22 countries found that comprehensive bans can reduce tobacco consumption by 6.3%.3     A […]

Tobacco Fact-sheet – Seychelles

Law passage date – 2012  Expected implementation date – 2013 Package coverage Health warnings are required to cover 50% the front and 50% of the back of the package. Overall, 50% of the package space is appropriated to health warnings. The text of the warnings should appear in English, French, or Creole. Rotation schedule and history Four […]

Follow the money – $20bn

The PIB in infographics

Download: Obasanjo’s historic letter to President Jonathan

On 2nd December, this year, an apparently angry and frustrated ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo wrote to President Goodluck Jonathan, a letter that clearly competes as one of the most acerbic in modern history, accusing him of ineptitude and of taking actions calculated at destroying Nigeria. “Nigeria is bleeding and the hemorrhage must be stopped,” Mr. Obasanjo […]

President Goodluck Jonathan

Download: Sanusi’s Letter to President Jonathan on Nigeria’s ‘stolen’ N8 trillion

On September 25, 2013, Nigeria’s Central Bank Governor, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, wrote a frantic and unusual memo to President Goodluck Jonathan. In the memo, Mr. Sanusi detailed how government-owned oil firm, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, systematically diverted the huge sum, being crude oil sales proceeds between January 2012 and July 2013. The CBN […]

Banky W returns with new single, Jasi

This is Banky’s first single since album release earlier in the year.

Bunkering crude oil theft

New report shows JTF neck-deep in Niger Delta oil theft

In addition to providing security cover for oil theft, JTF officials own shares in oil theft consortiums, the report says. A new report detailing the complexities of ongoing massive oil theft in Nigeria’s oil rich Niger Delta says there is extensive evidence that some corrupt members of the Joint Task Force, JTF, actively participate and […]

Download: ASUU-Federal Government 2009 Agreement

PREMIUM TIMES makes the much talked-about agreement public

DOWNLOAD: Appeal Court Judgement setting Al-Mustapha free

The Court of Appeal in Lagos, on Friday last week, discharged and acquitted Hamza Al-Mustapha and Lateef Sofolahan from the murder of Kudirat Abiola. The judgment of the appeal court overturned that of the Lagos High Court which sentenced both men to death by hanging. In a unanimous judgment that lasted about two hours, the […]

Download: NHRC report on Baga

On Sunday, Nigeria’s human rights body released its interim report on the Baga Killings where it rebuked the scale of military force used on the coastal town of Baga, Borno state. Between 30 and 200 people were killed in fighting between soldiers and Boko Haram militants in April in Baga. The report criticizes the government […]