Nigeria becomes ‘World Capital of Poverty’ as 94m live in extreme poverty 

  Oxfam International has said that Nigeria is now the “World Capital of Poverty” with no…

62.6% of Nigerians live in poverty

Statistician General of the Federation (SGF) and Chief Executive of National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), Yemi…

Buhari: How we’ll take 100m Nigerians out of poverty 

President Muhammadu Buhari has promised to take 100 million Nigerians from poverty to prosperity in the…

The dangers of fanning the flames of poverty

By Ace Omozuwa When you read Oxfam International Commitment to Reducing Inequality (CRI) Index 2018, you…

FG seeks more creative ways to tackle poverty

Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Wednesday, said the Federal Government is focusing on more creative…

Democracy in deficit: The tyranny of killers and poverty

By Ace Omozuwa The recent massacre of over 100 people in Plateau State amply demonstrates the…

Nigeria overtakes India as world’s poverty capital 

Nigeria has now taken over as the nation with the highest number of extremely poor people,…

Poverty as Nigeria’s new normal

  There is nothing more shocking than being freed from a prolonged season of delusive understanding.…

Buhari seeks African single market to increase trade, reduce poverty

By Jite Eriabie  President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday appealed for the speedy establishment of a single, unified…

Buhari urges establishment of African single market to increase trade, reduce poverty

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday appealed for the speedy establishment of a single, unified market in Africa…

SDGs will check poverty, unemployment, says VP Osinbajo

By Patience Danjuma  Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday expressed optimism that the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) would…

‘Nigerians are in poverty, suffering but have confidence in Buhari’

Sen. Shehu Sani, (APC-Kaduna Central) has commended President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration for rescuing the country from…

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