The Ensnarement of Shoprite in the Phony “regulation” Of GMO foods by the Federal Government.
LEGISLATION / PUBLIC POLICY

The Ensnarement of Shoprite in the Phony “regulation” Of GMO foods by the Federal Government.

Recently, a very misleading press statement was released. The heading was titled “GMO foods: FG may shut Shoprite, Next superstores”. The opening paragraph read as follows ; “The Federal Government, through its National Biosafety Management Agency, has issued a seven-day ultimatum to retail store giants, Shoprite and Next Cash ‘N’ Carry to withdraw any product … Continue reading

What Do These Anti-GMO Activists Want?
LEGISLATION / PUBLIC POLICY

What Do These Anti-GMO Activists Want?

On Monday, 15th August, I was privileged to be a panelist at the ‘Experts meeting on Bio-safety & Bio-technology-GMOs’ organized by the Ministry of Environment and the Ministry of Agriculture. In attendance were the Minister’s of Science &Technology,Agriculture and Environment. In their opening remarks, they made it clear that they look to these conversations to … Continue reading

Tension in Osun public schools over use of hijab by female students.                                                                 ( leave government out of this matter- Justice ministry)
PUBLIC POLICY

Tension in Osun public schools over use of hijab by female students. ( leave government out of this matter- Justice ministry)

There was tension in some public schools in different parts of Osun State including Osogbo, the state capital, yesterday, after some female Muslim students insisted on wearing their Hijab during school hours in a Christian school. While conflicting reports of the sanctions were reported by various witnesses, the principal Mrs Micha insisted that “Hijab should … Continue reading

Ambode, Ekwueme, Gana, Others insist on restructuring.
PUBLIC POLICY

Ambode, Ekwueme, Gana, Others insist on restructuring.

Calls for the restructuring of Nigeria have been echoing in the national consciousness for a significant amount of time. The agitation for a restructuring on the basis of fiscal federalism has gained significant momentum as a result of the successful national conference and the subsequent submission of the nation conference report. In June this year, … Continue reading