Archive for October, 2011

October 26, 2011, No comments

BUSINESS IN PLATEAU STATE BY V. ALP-PEA In the wake of the circle of violence that has rocked the very foundation of Plateau State, virtually all sectors and strata of society have been affected. Worst hit is its socio-economic life. Some businessmen, whose shops were either looted, burnt or both have either relocated to other areas perceived to […]

Water Scarcity in Plateau State?

October 26, 2011, No comments

BY V. AL-PEA Nearly seventy-five percent of the earth is composed of water. In the human system, that number rises to eighty percent. This figures dem ...

Lecturers Resume Strike As Students Protest

October 11, 2011, No comments

BY V. AL-PEA Students of the Plateau state government owned tertiary institutions converged at the main entrances of their schools as they peacefully ...

Youth & Idleness; Who Is To Blame?

October 11, 2011, No comments

BY V. AL-PEA Like a cankerworm, the skyrocketing rate of unemployment in Nigeria has eaten deeply into the fabric of our society. Year in, year out, s ...

  • Government Workers Resume Strike
    October 6, 2011, No comments

    Thursday 29th September, 2011. By V. AL-PEA The Plateau State Government workers have this morning resumed their suspended strike. The workers who are demanding the implementation of the 18,000 naira minimum wage have declared that this tim ...