Sunday 19 May, 2019
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Fowler, FIRS Boss By Keem Abdul Sometime in 2017, the United Nations through its Economic and Social Council sought for taxation experts from across the world to sit on its committee to proffer solutions to issues on international taxation...

By Optimum Times on May 10th, 2019

Buhari By Garba Shehu President Muhammadu Buhari, who came to office in a seismic political shift that swept out of office 16 years of continuous rule by the People’s Democratic Party, PDP recorded yet another resounding victory to win a...

By Optimum Times on May 6th, 2019

Atiku By SKC Ogbonnia The 2019 presidential election, in which Muhammadu Buhari was declared winner, has continued to generate tension. The main opposition candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has since filed a petition at the election tribunal. But...

By Optimum Times on May 2nd, 2019

By Ridwan Adigun SULAIMON, Lagos It is time to stop pretending! A worse advice to give to any child in Nigeria today is to give that ages-long advice that: “go to school (that is, higher institutions of learning), get good grades, so that...

By Optimum Times on Apr 13th, 2019

By SIMEON OGOEGBULEM, Abuja While the euphoria of the election of Rt. Jon Emeka Ihedioha as the governor-elect of Imo State is yet to die down, the attention of the good people of Imo is gradually shifting to the team the governor-elect will...

By Optimum Times on Apr 9th, 2019

Senator-elect Orji Kalu (Abia North) By OBIKE UKOH, News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) One thing is becoming a trend in the Nigerian political space. Governors after serving out their term, now see the Senate as their next destination. In the Eight...

By Optimum Times on Apr 6th, 2019

Dr Adesola Adeduntan, Managing Director, First Bank By Chinyere Joel-Nwokeoma When the management of First Bank of Nigeria Limited hoisted its flag on March 1, across Nigeria and other countries where it operates, symbolising the commemoration...

NASS Complex A News Analysis by Taiye Agbaje and Abiemwense Moru Inaugurated on June 9, 2015, the 8th National Assembly will function until June 9 when President Muhammadu Buhari’s issues a proclamation letter for the inauguration of the...

By Optimum Times on Mar 17th, 2019

Prof. Ezeonu By CHIDI NKWOPARA, Owerri The Presidential and National Assembly elections have come and gone, but some of the stories associated with the exercise remains evergreen. The Imo State Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, Professor...

By Optimum Times on Mar 11th, 2019

By Ndu Paul Eke Way back in the mid years of the first decade of the millennium, I had tried to think through this issue; the thought of millions of Nigerians who struggle daily in various spheres of the economy to eke a living. With no special...