Monthly Archives: December 2012

Sanusi, Okonjo-Iweala differ over rising national debt

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THERE is apparently major disagreement between the managers of the country’s monetary and fiscal policies over rising debt profile.

Fireworks Explosion Razes 16 Buildings, Kills one In Lagos

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A warehouse loaded with firecrackers on the Lagos Island went off in flames in the morning of Boxing Day, spreading to 15 other houses and razing them down.

PDP: In search of credible BoT leader

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In this report, JACOB SEGUN OLATUNJI writes on the search for a new chairman of the Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the expectations of stakeholders, especially in the marginalised South-West zone, in line with the party’s zoning arrangement.

FG PASSES 2013 BUDGET

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The National Assembly on Thursday formally okayed a budget of N4.987tn for 2013, slightly raising the total  figure by about N63bn.

The original proposal by President Goodluck Jonathan was N4.924tn.

Suicide bombers attack MTN, Airtel Kano offices

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he Joint Task Force on Saturday said two suicide bombers died in coordinated attacks on MTN and Airtel offices.