Nigeria’s Infrastructure: R&D Experts Put Gap At $3trn

Research experts have estimated Nigeria’s infrastructure gap at $3 trillion, about six times the size of its annual Gross Domestic Product, GDP. Speaking during a virtual meeting on institutionalisation of R&D in Infrastructure Development thematic group of the TETFund Research and Development Standing Committee, RDSC, they stressed the importance of infrastructural development to economic growth.Continue reading “Nigeria’s Infrastructure: R&D Experts Put Gap At $3trn”

NARD Strike: NMA, FG Lock Horns Over 21-Day Notice by Umbrella Body Of Doctors

The Nigerian Federal Goverenment and the Umbrella body of Doctors, the Nigerian Medical Association, appear to have lock horns over 21-day strike automtum issued to the federal government. Find below press releases from the NMA and That of the Nigerian Government. PRESS RELEASE 29/08/2021Labour Ministry to NMA: Your 21-Day Ultimatum in Collision with our MOAContinue reading “NARD Strike: NMA, FG Lock Horns Over 21-Day Notice by Umbrella Body Of Doctors”

DRUG ABUSE: Fourth Year Student Of Abia State University Jumps From 3-Storey Building

A 400 level optometry student of Abia State University Uturu jumped down from a 3 storey building and died at the spot yesterday evening. Report has it that the deceased student took a hard drug known as Colorado and couldn’t “contain it”. His friends locked him inside the room and went in search of garriContinue reading “DRUG ABUSE: Fourth Year Student Of Abia State University Jumps From 3-Storey Building”