Restoring the pride of public service in Nigeria
The public service anywhere is the key institution that guarantees the legitimacy of government. The simple reason for this is that it is an amalgam of structures, processes and procedures...
Stomach infrastructure and Nigeria’s emergent political culture
One of the most interesting features of Nigeria’s political environment is the rate at which it generates concepts, idioms and neologisms that populate...
Plato’s Republic and the idea of reforming Nigeria
This is a philosophical reflection on Nigeria with Plato’s Republic as reference. I must apologize and indeed warn readers ahead, that the exposition on Plato’s Republic in this piece is quite extensive, almost the first half. For those who are familiar with my public commentary, it is no longer strange that I draw on Plato,…
Allison Ayida’s death and our Nigerianicism
Mr. Allison Akene Ayida, a foremost Nigerian “Renowned Sage, Quintessential Public Servant, Corporate Governance Connoisseur and Author” died October 11, 2018 after a grave illness....
Mentoring Nigeria’s next generation for leadership
Unarguably, Nigeria’s primary failure has been leadership. The leadership crisis has gone on for long so much that ineffective leadership has become systemic in nearly every aspect of the national life.
Olaopa sets agenda for African leaders at Texas conference
African leaders have been advised to build effective institutions, as this is the only way to rescue the continent from underdevelopment, poverty and stagnation.
Olaopa bags Thabo Mbeki award for public survive
Executive Vice Chairman, Ibadan School of Government and Public Policy (ISGPP), Dr. Tunji Olaopa has been honoured with the ‘Thabo Mbeki award for Public Service and Scholarship.
Institute tasks FG on sound economic policies
The Ibadan School of Government and Public Policy (ISGPP), Ibadan, has called on the Federal Government to take its economic growth plans seriously by implementing sound policies.
Experts task National Assembly on data protection
African Academic Network on Internet Policy has requested that the National Assembly inserts the following in data protection framework or bill, “the use of personal data...