Crippling poverty and a future under threat
First, the world data lab declared Nigeria the misery headquarters of the planet. Then the Brookings Institution published the report of its study, which showed Nigeria as the country...
Nigeria’s economy underperforming due to failed leadership, says Utomi
A Professor of political economy, Pat Utomi has described the economy of Nigeria as fundamentally an underperforming entity.
I remember the 12th of June
They tried so hard to hide the truth. But truth never really goes away. It is like smoke. It eventually finds its way out. So June 12th is our Democracy Day? Well some who talk about it may see it as some distant political thing that happened under the military, in the age of impunity.…
Works minister commends Utomi’s role on Delta road projects
Minister of Power, Works, Power and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola (SAN) has commended Prof. Pat Utomi for putting pressure on his ministry for the construction and rehabilitation of several roads in Delta State.
Financing the economy: Experts crave renewed strategies
Expert the nation’s authority and its agencies evolve a framework that would ensure forbearance, credit information and social investment by financiers, the journey to fund critical infrastructure would remain a mirage.
Rebuilding public service in the wings of a productivity movement
At a recently organized Prof. Pat Utomi’s Centre for Values in Leadership (CVL) annual seminar and international symposium on “Leadership and Performance in Africa’s Economic Competitiveness,” held on the 6th of February in Lagos, I had the great fortune not only of being one of the participants.....
Utomi: Nigeria worse off for lack of philosopher kings
Prof. Pat Utomi is one of those eager to see political and economic transformation in the country. In this chat with News Editor MARCEL MBAMALU, he discussed sundry challenges facing the country and the way forward. Why does a leadership deficit persist in the country despite all the talent? In a strange way, there is…
Edozien, Utomi say private sector growth key to Nigeria’s economic transformation
Former Chief Economic Adviser to President Shehu Shagari, Prof. Emmanuel Edozien and founder, Centre for Values in Leadership (CVL), Prof. Pat Utomi...