MATTERS ARISING FROM THE LOCAL VACCINE PRODUCTION JOINT VENTURE AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT AND MAY AND BAKER

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MATTERS ARISING FROM THE LOCAL VACCINE PRODUCTION JOINT VENTURE AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT AND MAY AND BAKER

We recall the recent announcement that the Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) through the Federal Ministry of Health has entered a joint venture agreement for the local production of vaccines through a company called Bio-vaccines Ltd which will be jointly owned by FGN and May and Baker Plc. May and Baker would make an equity contribution N1.3 billion while (more…)

STATEMENT ON THE CELEBRATION OF THE 2017 WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY

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STATEMENT ON THE CELEBRATION OF THE 2017 WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY

As we celebrate the World Environment Day 2017, Centre for Social Justice (CSJ), a Nigerian Knowledge Institution recalls the theme of this year’s celebration is “Connecting People to Nature”. The celebration reminds us that we are part of nature and our development, rights and welfare are intrinsically tied to the health of our planet.

We recall that Nigeria’s National Policy on Environment has a goal to ensure the (more…)

The Buhari Economic Scorecard

Eze Onyekpere

It is already the mid-term, two years, into a presidential tenure of four years for the President Muhammadu Buhari administration. The Economic Recovery and Growth Plan which is the economic policy framework of the administration was only unveiled in the first quarter of 2017, almost two years into the life of the administration. With just two years left to go, the late formulation and presentation show that economic governance did not get the necessary attention it deserved (more…)