Parliament & People

The Parliament & People is the category where governance, people and politics are discussed including their actions, in-actions, intents and purposes.

February 9, 2021

Minister confirms plan to replace BVN with NIN

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami, has said the Federal Government plans to replace Bank Verification Numbers with the National Identity Numbers. […]
February 5, 2021

WTO: Okonjo Iwuala maintains lead as Korea withdraws candidate

The path has been cleared for Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala to become the first woman and the first African to lead the World Trade Organization after South […]
February 3, 2021

FG extends NIN-SIM linkage deadline to April 6

The ongoing National Identification Number (NIN) and Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) integration exercise has been extended by eight weeks, with a new deadline of April 6, […]
February 3, 2021

US: Nigerian-born Ebong appointed as acting director of USTDA

United States President Joe Biden has appointed Nigerian-born Enoh Titilayo Ebong as the acting director of the US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA). The appointment was […]