Former Governor of Ondo State, Olusegun Mimiko, has commended Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, on his advocacy for national development and effective political leadership.
I have been writing on this same construct since 2017 under titles such as ‘How PMB can make history’, ‘Why Buhari may not make history’, ‘Buhari’s near-success syndrome’
28 Dec 2021
The author specifically notes the impact of uniform tax decree that made it impossible for the states to vary taxes besides abolishing export duties and sales tax and imposing uniform fuel pricing system on revenue.
27 Dec 2021
Since the beginning of Nigeria’s fourth republic in 1999, the public sphere has been inundated with calls for restructuring of the Nigerian state accompanied by a dint of affirmation and denial about the health ....
23 Dec 2021
As though fated to be so, this 61st edition of our editorial advocacy to return the country to a federal state structure concludes the remarkable serial on ‘Federalism is the answer, after all.’
16 Dec 2021
Events will never cease! This is a popular saying among the peoples of Africa basically informed by the dialectical nature of human existence.
9 Dec 2021
The re-federalisation of the Nigerian crooked state structure stifling initiative and arresting development on the part of component nationalities is unending.
2 Dec 2021
The consequences of the skewed nature of the Nigerian state are boundless. One fundamental area in this regard is the undermining if not ossification of indigenous languages, especially that of the minorities.
25 Nov 2021
The contention over the skewed federalism that the Nigerian state system is will have no end unless the clarion call for restructuring is achieved.
18 Nov 2021
The ongoing civil conflict in Ethiopia is partly engendered by the exclusionary policy of the Ahmed Abiy government. Thus, the Tigrayans are locked in a brutal civil war
NASS cannot provide a constitution to take us to the promised Land through amendments, says Olanipekun
18 Nov 2021
Chief Wole Olanipekun (SAN) a former state attorney general and ex-president of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), is considered one of the most successful advocates in the country