Prof. Bolaji Akinyemi is a Professor of Political Science and former Minister of Foreign Affairs. The elder statesman has also served as the Director-General at the Nigerian Institute of International Affairs
‘Over concentration on crude oil hindering growth of solid mineral sector’
The National President of Miners Association of Nigeria (MAN), Kabiru Mohammed, told KEHINDE OLATUNJI that crude oil has overshadowed every other natural resource.
Nigeria must globalize legal practice, resolve endless litigations, says Adesina
However, the first experience of this that we had in 2016 left some misgivings, to the extent that it even ended in the court. The second one in 2018, ended in court litigation.
Office of attorney general should be separated from minister of justice, says Olatunji
I have taken a cursory look at the oath of office of President as contained in the seventh schedule to the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (as amended) but I have not been able to see how the president’s use of the Federal Executive Council Chambers
Why Nigeria’s research institutes are passive in providing COVID-19 solutions
Information in the United States about all things related to COVID-19 is of course still underway, but so far, the research does indicate that racial minorities - especially African Americans - are experiencing the brunt of the crisis.
‘Absence of APCON Council puts the entire advertising industry at risk’
Steve Babaeko is the CEO/Chief Creative Officer X3M Ideas, a Lagos-based digital advertising agency that was listed in 2017 as one of Nigeria’s fastest-growing communication agencies.
We must address how our legal systems prepare for pandemics, says Olawuyi
Professor of law and the Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Afe Babalola University, Damilola Sunday Olawuyi, in this interview with YETUNDE AYOBAMI OJO discusses the issues of law, the importance of environmental protection and sustainable development during COVID-19 pandemic. What are the lessons from COVID-19 and how do we adjust and live after? The COVID-19 pandemic is an unfortunate disaster…
‘Why Implementation of Nigeria’s broadband plan is strategic to national development’
Before his appointment as the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy in 2019, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami) was the Director-General/Chief Executive Officer of National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA).
‘To maximise value from agriculture, we need to think beyond production’
Dr. Debisi Araba is the Managing Director at African Green Revolution Forum, the premier catalytic, multi-partner platform for food and agriculture transformation in Africa. He is also a member of the Malabo Montpellier Panel of international agriculture experts
‘Sacked APC NWC members should apologise to Nigerians’
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Osita Okechukwu, in this interview with ONYEDIKA AGBEDO, debunks the insinuation that last Thursday’s dissolution of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party was part of intrigues ahead of the 2023 general election. The Director-General of the Voice of Nigeria (VON) insists that the decision…
Insecurity jeopardising Nigeria’s future - PANDEF
PANDEF has for a long time been worried about the state of insecurity in the country. We have, as far back as December last year, said that the President Muhammadu Buhari needs to overhaul the security high command and ensure a little restructuring of the security architecture of the country.