The police service Nigeria needs
The country is under-policed and the service needs more personnel. The recruitment of more policemen, therefore, as the IGP rightly noted, should be a priority.
A good step toward repossessing Nigeria
The plan of the Federal Government to translate some classic Nigerian novels like ‘Things Fall Apart’, The Lion and the Jewel’, and ‘The passport of Mallam Illia’ into indigenous...
Economy: Actualise double digit growth rate
The redenomination plan, which had merely cosmetic value, was officially rejected while deafening silence relayed the abortion of the need to effect proper conversion of FA oil proceeds.
The alarm over unemployment
Unemployment may be a global problem but Nigeria is having more than her fair share of it. With the grim figures released some time ago by the National Bureau of Statistics...
Africa and the plan to WASH up
It is quite encouraging that African leaders have woken up to the realities and some progress has been made in the area of people’s right to safe drinking water as well as sanitation...
Lessons from Macron’s election
For Nigeria, the most obvious lesson from the May 7 election of Emmanuel Jean-Michel Frederic Macron as President of France is that the youth too can do it, if the conditions are right.
Reflections on democracy, the press and sundry assaults
As the atmosphere in Nigeria today remains palpably tensed, with some forces of darkness seemingly seizing the space, it is time for all Nigerians to be vigilant and work for the sustenance of this democracy.
Federalism as an idea for this time
There are now very clear signals all over Nigeria at the moment that federalism has become a powerful idea the time of which has really come. It was quite remarkable the other day when very notable delegates to the 2014 national conference......