Category: Vox pop

FG declares Wednesday June 12 public holiday

June 12: Has democracy benefited Nigerian masses?

It would have been best served and with more benefit to Nigerians if only our leaders are sincere. Democracy by scope is the government entrusted by the people; to serve...

Do you support the reopening of churches and mosques? 

Do you support the reopening of churches and mosques? 

I am in support of it. Religious centres can’t be closed while markets and businesses were opened, that’s double standard. Allowing markets and banks to open...

Do you support the importation of herbs from Madagascar to treat COVID-19?

Do you support the importation of herbs from Madagascar to treat COVID-19?

There is everything bad in it for government to order herbal drugs from Madagascar. We should have used our plants which we are blessed with to come up with cure for...

Are you satisfied with the conduct of people in states where lockdown has been relaxed?

Are you satisfied with the conduct of people in states where lockdown has been relaxed?

I have a mixed opinion about this, partly because I haven’t been out much since the relaxation, hence I can’t really give a broad take on the level of...

Do you support the easing of the lockdown in Lagos, Ogun and Abuja?

Do you support the easing of the lockdown in Lagos, Ogun and Abuja?

Easing the lockdown under any excuse is not reasonable at a time we continue to post rising infections and deaths from the disease. The government should have devised...

How COVID-19 lockdown has affected our lives

How COVID-19 lockdown has affected our lives

 It has not been an easy one at all. It has been boring and PHCN are making matters worse. Getting food stuffs has not been easy and even the time limit the government...

Is the invitation of Chinese doctors by the Federal Government a good idea?

Is the invitation of Chinese doctors by the Federal Government a good idea?

Chinese doctors invitation to Nigeria, I must say is questionable. It is against our labour laws and expatriate quotas. The coming of the Chinese doctors will affect our...

Do you support move by Senators to ban importation of generators?

Do you support move by Senators to ban importation of generators?

I am against the proposed bill to ban the importation, selling and usage of generators by Nigerians. If the bill is passed into law, it would kill small and medium-sized...

Are you satisfied with Nigerian government’s response to the Coronavirus disease? https://shipsandports.com.ng/are-you-satisfied-with-nigerian-governments-response-to-the-coronavirus-disease?

Are you satisfied with Nigerian government’s response to the Coronavirus disease?

The Nigerian government to a very large extent hasn’t really showed genuine preparedness towards COVID-19, which is now a global pandemic. I strongly believe the...

National-Assembly-Building

Should the National Assembly buy imported cars for its members or be compelled to use locally made vehicles?

As representative of the people, they should be the first patrons of locally made goods. Apart from billionaire business people, captain of industries and top civil...

Is it right for government to prevent Nigerians from carrying out protests over insecurity?

It is not right. It is the sole duty of the government to provide security for its citizens. Every citizen has his/her fundamental right as written in the Constitution....

Stakeholders kick against 0.2% levy on imports from AU countries

Nigerians react to the implementation of 7.5% VAT increase

I know the aim of the Federal Government is to raise revenue but the increment of VAT rate from 5 per cent to 7.5 per cent is ill-timed because people are battling with...