Pathway to end Boko Haram insurgency, kidnapping, other crimes in north
Disturbed by the security challenges in the north which have spread to other parts of the country with destructive effects on lives and property, Arewa intelligential and other leaders have resolved to chart a pathway to end the regime of fear and uncertainty in Nigeria.
At the risk of sounding immodest, I should like to state that my voice had been among the “Doomsday prophets” who foresaw, with rather a mathematical exactitude, Nigeria’s extant existential woes.
How to sell farm products in Nigerian cities profitably
The urban population growth rate in Nigeria is described as alarming, but it presents opportunities for young entrepreneurs in food supply chains. Statistics from Lagos State indicates that about 85 new persons relocate to Lagos daily, implying that about 31,025 people settle permanently in the city yearly.
Out-of-school kids: A disastrous time bomb
Gone are those days when the quest to be ranked among the educated elites in the country is our first priority. Farewell to those days when Nigerian parents put their farms and property for sale just to sponsor their child’s education. Long ago, academic success such as graduation, promotion, and scholarship always call for a…
Protecting CBN from Miyetti Allah
Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) reaction to the Federal Government’s move to ban the importation of milk is curious and should not be allowed to go unchallenged. There appears to be more to the MACBAN’s strange response than meets the eye because the policy instrument is supposed to be primarily interpreted to boost local production of milk, which still consumes a large chunk of our scarce foreign exchange.
Rumbles from the north
There was a report carried by most Nigerian newspapers that Billionaire Aliko Dangote, while speaking at the 2019 Kaduna Economic Summit, had decried and lamented...
PDP asks Buhari to explain alleged missing $1b excess fund
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to explain to Nigerians how $1 billion allegedly disappeared from the Excess Crude Account (ECA).
Open letter to Muhammadu Buhari
I am constrained to write to you this open letter. I decided to make it an open letter because the issue is very weighty and must be greatly worrisome to all concerned Nigerians and that means all right-thinking Nigerians and those residents in Nigeria.
Insecurity has been tamed – Buratai
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai said that insecurity has been tamed across the country by the Nigerian army.