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EDITORIAL- Why President Buhari needs to come clean on his health status

President Muhammadu Buhari did what is required of him by the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on 19th January 2017 by transmitting a letter to the National Assembly intimating them of his decision to embark on a 10-day

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(EDITORIAL) Cabinet selection- Thumbs up Mr Trump, lessons for Nigeria!

There are certainly clear lessons our political leaders in Africa particularly Nigeria can learn from the actions of about to be sworn in American President Donald Trump since he won the race to the Oval Office in a landslide victory

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EDITORIAL: Hike in price of gas, kerosene- suffering and smiling for Nigerians

For many Nigerians now the ability to survive each day is getting tougher. AljazirahNigeria notes that in the past few months, families have had to pay through their noses to take care of the most basic of needs. Transportation fare

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EDITORIAL- An appraisal of Nigeria’s 2017 budget

The Federal Government has presented a breakdown of the nation’s budget proposal for the 2017 fiscal year, warts and all. The analysis follows the presentation of a ‘budget of recovery and growth’ by President Muhammadu Buhari to a joint session of the National Assembly

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(EDITORIAL)-The new whistleblowing policy: another litmus test for President Buhari

The Federal Government it will be recalled has approved a new policy on whistle blowing that aims to encourage Nigerians to report financial and other related crimes to relevant authorities. Going by the stipulations of this policy, AljazirahNigeria learnt that

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(EDITORIAL) Fire Babachir, Magu now, Mr President

Two very close political associates of President Muhammadu Buhari were recently caught in the eye of the storm over impropriety associated with their office in the present dispensation. The outcry against their continued stay in office has reached a crescendo

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EDITORIAL- When Femi Adesina lied against Mr President!

Mr. Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser (Media and Publicity) to President Muhammadu Buhari on 2nd of December granted a media interview where he assessed the performance of his boss as credible. In the interview, Femi Adesina claimed President Buhari has

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(EDITORIAL) Ondo Election: Thumbs up for INEC, security officials, the electorate

The Ondo State gubernatorial election which was held on November 26, 2016 was one of the most peaceful, free and fair elections Nigeria has ever recorded in history despite of course noticeable hiccups. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has

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(EDITORIAL) NYSC- Lets go back to the drawing board!

Aljazirahnews recalls that the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, was established by General Yakubu Gowon military administration in 1973 to foster unity among Nigerians, and social integration along the ethnic divides of the Nigerian nation. Through the scheme, corp members are

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EDITORIAL: We urge renewed support for bomb blast victims.

Bomb blasts have become a recurring decimal since its first appearance on the crime scene in Nigeria in 1986.   Bomb blasts in the country has been in the form of parcel bombs, suicide bombing, planted Improvised Explosive Device (IED)

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