Monthly Archives: November 2017

Akwa Ibom: consolidating development with industrialisation blitz

Economic and historical research has overwhelmingly showed that industrialization is linked to rising educations, longer life spans, growing individual and state income, as well as improved overall quality of life. Although this transition from agrarian to industrial society is not always smooth, it is always a necessary step to escape the abject poverty found in…
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Commonwealth Investment Council Appoints Udom Emmanuel Nigeria’s Council Member

The Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council (CWEIC), has announced its appointment of Mr. Obinna Anyanwu as its first Country Head for Nigeria, ahead of next year's Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting. The CWEIC is mandated by 52 Heads of Government to promote trade and investment across the Commonwealth. It explained in a statement at the…
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Nine governors’ wives for award in Abuja

The wife of the governor of Lagos State, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, her counterpart in Sokoto State, Hajia Mariam Tambuwal, and seven other governors’ wives have been shortlisted for the 2018 Most Valueable Governor’s Wife Awards. According to the organisers of the awards, the shortlisted first ladies were chosen based on the provision of complementary achievement…
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