Democracy, INEC and corrupt officials
The majesty of democracy diminished the other day in Nigeria when the elections umpire, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) revealed that some of its employees received at least N3billion in gratifications to influence the 2015 general elections......
Attacks on policemen: Matters arising
Strangely, this is not new in Nigeria. There had been cases of hoodlums who went out of their way to eliminate policemen. Scoundrels Lawrence Nomayanokpon alias ‘Anini’ in the old Bendel State and ‘Shina Rambo’ in Lagos exemplified this affront.
Act on NEITI reports
In its own words: “In 2003, Nigeria voluntarily signed up to the global Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI)… Besides being an integral part of the global EITI, the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative....
Nigeria and climate change
Against the backdrop of the deadly effects of climate change, it is important that Nigeria mitigates these by letting people appreciate the reality and the need to practice mitigation and adaptation.
NNPC’s power generation plan
Maikanti Baru, the other day, stated that the organisation was geared towards transforming from an oil and gas company to an integrated energy outfit with interest in power generation and transmission.
Nigeria and internet fraud
That Nigeria loses a lot of money through internet fraud is not news but the figure of over N127 billion as annual loss given by the Minister of Communications is staggering.
On FG’s assurance of containing meningitis
The government has also constituted a CSM outbreak control team whose membership include FMOH, NCDC, NPHCDA, WHO and other partners (MSF, UNICEF, CDC and EHealth Africa) to coordinate all responses aimed at controlling the outbreak.
The lessons of Easter
Easter is the celebration of the Resurrection of Jesus Christ. The innocent Son of God suffered a brutal crucifixion that was the climax of a short but remarkable life of commitment to love...