Nigeria’s greatness lies in its human capital, not oil
A former Minister of Education, Dr Oby Ezekwesili, says Nigeria’s greatness will emerge through human capital development programmes for youths and not oil or solid minerals.
Ezekwesili makes case for review of Nigeria’s foreign exchange policy
Mrs Oby Ezekwesili, Senior Economic Advisor, Africa Economic Development Policy Initiative has called for the review of the country’s foreign exchange policy to encourage foreign direct investment.
Repositioning education to rev up societal transformation
The need for the Nigerian education community and concerned stakeholders to sit up and demand for better policies that will reposition teaching and learning, and also accelerate societal transformation was the main thrust of discourse at the just concluded Meadow Hall Foundation’s education convention.
Human capital development critical to societal transformation, says Ezekwesili
If Nigeria must witness social and economic transformation it so desired, those who govern the country’s education space must make conscientious effort to provide composite education that would transform ordinary people to human capital, says former Minister of Education, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili.
Of new wise men from the East
February 28, 2017 joined the list of important dates in the socio-political development of Nigeria. Before that date, February 13, 1976 was the only entry, for it was the day the revolutionary...
Ezekwesili, Soludo, Kukah, others for Enugu sumit
Former Minister of Education, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, former Central Bank governor, Prof Charles Soludo, Catholic Bishop of Sokoto, Hassan Kukah and former governor of Cross River State, Donald Duke, are among...
Buhari, protests and the prospects of APC
Reminiscent of the days late Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha held sway in Nigeria, protests by different groups across the country, are gradually becoming the order of the day.
BBOG releases findings on Sambisa Forest tour
The Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) delegation that went on tour of the Sambisa Forest in Borno State has made public its observations.