Checkpoints, roadblocks, bottlenecks
The experience on Nigerian roads can easily be likened to a journey to hell. The deplorable state of these roads is one enduring feature you will find, no matter which part of the country you are in.
Nigerian police, roadblocks and the ease of doing business
Most Nigerians agree that we need change in many aspects of our national life and national institutions. But in my mind, if there is one place we needed urgent and revolutionary change, it is in the Nigeria Police (Force or Service). This is because Nigeria Police is fully symptomatic of what is troubling Nigeria and…
Reps seek dismantling of roadblocks on highways
The House of Representatives yesterday solicited the dismantling of multiple roadblocks across the country. This followed a motion brought under matters of urgent national importance by Obinna Chidoka (PDP, Anambra). According to the lawmakers, the checkpoints, particularly in the southeast constitute nuisance on the highways. They posited that removing them would facilitate the free flow…