When would the lion learn to write?
In October 2012, I travelled to Malawi to launch my Dream Up, Speak Up, Stand Up program there, before going to Tanzania. The highlight was stopping ...
Mark Zuckerberg, Nigeria’s youth and the politics of things
This for me is a season of Mixed Feelings. For once, I think our Public Sector Leaders and a few Young Nigerians should swap roles, positions, offices and responsibilities for some months for good measure of service, work ethic, effectiveness, vision and Leadership. Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg, 31, worth over 40 Billion Dollars visited Lagos last…
Rethinking the Nigerian youth
The potential of Nigeria’s youth population is arguably contradictory: on one side, pockets of shinning stars; on the other, a largely untapped resource.
I got into musical organ business by adventure - Delano
Dark skinned, and 6.1 meter tall Lanre Delano, is the chief executive officer of Church Organ Projects In Nigeria (CHOPIN) and the Organ & Music Magazine O&MM. He is the representative and sole dealer of the world-leading organ manufacturing company, Allen Organ Company of USA.
‘Why Nigerians aren’t benefiting from government programmes’
The Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research (NISER), Ibadan lamented that the social protection programmes (SPP) such as, Operation Feed Nigeria (OFN) Structural Adjustment Programme (SAP) and Sure- P...
Nigeria: A nation of unpatriotic consumers
The major reason why the Nigerian Naira has consistently and continuously experienced economic degradation and free fall is simply because of our consumption behaviour.
I’ve still got the Brexit Blues. I’m still in shock that what started as a tussle for power between two men ended in what has been described as the biggest constitutional crisis in a generation.
Purging NYSC scheme of sharp practices
In the third quarter of last year, August to be precise, the Federal Government announced implementation of the Treasury Single Account (TSA). TSA was not a new strategic concept. It was just not implemented under the Goodluck Jonathan’s administration. This noble policy was a fiscal strategy aimed at blocking financial leakages, promoting transparency and preventing…