‘Insecurity’ in Nigeria: What can the Left do?
Reflections on the current “insecurity” and “threatening state failure” in Nigeria – and what the Nigerian Left can do – recently led me, in a tortuous manner, back to a formulation on revolutionary intervention which I thought I had transcended long ago.
Nexus between insecurity and children
A Nigerian northern monarch recently decried the growing numbers of children who are orphans in Northern Nigeria. He said that the increase in insecurity in Nigeria has significantly contributed to this trend
Private sector worried about rising costs, investment decline, insecurity
Members of the Organised Private sector (OPS), have expressed concerns about growing insecurity in Nigeria, saying an unsafe environment poses a major risk to investment, even as the country recorded no improvement in the global security perception.
Growing concerns as insecurity, infrastructure deficit stall FDI inflow
The monumental growth of 446 per cent in Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) recorded in South Africa in 2018, and the single-digit growth of seven per cent by Egypt is a reflection of investors
Estate developers, agents shun major cities as insecurity worsens nationwide
The growing spate of insecurity in Nigeria, especially in the northeast, northwest, north-central and some parts of the southern states in Nigeria
Anambra Government cautions transport unions over insecurity, crimes
Anambra State Government, yesterday, read the riot act to transport unions in the state, threatening to sanction them if any of their members are founding perpetrating crimes
Professional bodies decry capital flight in economy, insecurity
The Association of Professional Bodies of Nigeria (APBN) yesterday condemned the use of expatriates in delivering infrastructures, saying that the situation is worsening
Community policing and child care education
Community policing has become inevitable amidst the spate of insecurity in Nigeria. However, in the wake of the equivocal acceptance of community policing
Deafness to voice of reason amid insecurity
Escalated killings and tension have lately gone viral across the land, leaving on its trail a growing discontent and vote of no confidence in the Federal Government’s handling of insecurity.