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Thursday, November 14, 2019

Deception is corruption

More money has been allegedly stolen under Goodluck Jonathan than there was money to steal. LAI Mohammed, APC National Publicity Secretary, is one of President...

MacArthur Foundation Targets Eight Projects For $100m

The MacArthur Foundation, known for bestowing its annual “genius” grants on artists, actors and other creative people, has announced the eight semifinalists in a...

Anti-Corruption War: Whistleblowers in Danger- By Godwin Onyeacholem

When the whistleblower policy was unveiled last December by the Muhammadu Buhari administration, it was roundly hailed by the populace as a long-awaited and...
leadership

Leadership Selection in Contemporary Nigerian Politics

Leadership Selection in Contemporary Nigerian Politics By Abdullahi Usman "Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple." - Dr. Seuss Discussing the myriad issues around...

District 9 and the Can of Wild Paradox

The multidimensional and controversial movie, District 9, constitutes a paradox of unending and quizzical interpretations which could pass for a documentary packaged...

PCNI and the Path to North East Rebirth

The scale of devastation wrought by the insurgency in the North East by the terrorist insurgency is unprecedented in Nigerian history. Since 2009, it...

Examining Issues of Corporate Governance in Nigerian Banks

Examining Issues of Corporate Governance in Nigerian Banks By Muhammadu S. Bello The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), 2014 defined Corporate Governance (CG) as ‘the rules,...

Still on Economic Sanctions against Iran

Recently, President Barrack Obama of the United States and President Nicolas Sarkozy of France urged reluctant members of United Nation Security Council to pass...

AFC’S $60m Remittance: Self against national interest?

Our sensibilities are assaulted everyday with media reports of corruption in high places, such that Nigerians now see public service as synonymous with individual...

Instrumental approach to politics: An evil that created economic imbalances

Nigeria’s problems are myriad and multi-layered, a lot of them often induced by poor decision-making, lack-luster management at the higher political levels and a...
Refineries

Fuel Scarcity: Kachikwu brokers IPMAN peace deal

As Marketers Vow to Flood Stations with Petrol Determined to end the persistent fuel scarcity in the country, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources and...
barrel

2016 Partial Budget Implementation and its Implications

There has been a general weakening of economic growth in emerging market economy, the security challenges including insurgency in part of the North East,...
PTDF Boss, Dr Bello Magashi

REJOINDER: Nigerian Phd Scholars in UK/US Commend PTDF Overseas Scholarship Scheme

REJOINDER: Nigerian Phd Scholars in UK/US Commend PTDF Overseas Scholarship Scheme A Rejoinder to a Petition titled: "Nigerian Phd Students in UK Turn Beggars Due...

EFCC probe: What is Wike afraid of?

EFCC probe: What is Wike afraid of? BY FREDRICK NWABUFO “The law is an ass.” This aphorism rings aloud the manipulation of the law by the rich...

Asset Declaration: The Plights of Civil Servants

It is no more news that Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki, has been battling with the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) over allegation of...

Operating a Small Business from Home

Operating small businesses from home is one simple alternative for business starters, especially for fulltime housewives who wish to make some income and supplement...

Business and Human Rights Conference for Sub-Saharan Africa

"The corporate responsibility to respect human rights is a social responsibility over and above compliance with applicable laws‎." -John ‎Ruggie "Human rights are not only...

FG Threatens to Shut Fertilizer Plants Over Diversion

The National Security Adviser (NSA) Babagana Monguno has said government would withdraw the operating licenses of fertilizer plants in Nigeria over alleged exports that...

Layman’s View of Current Economic Recession in Nigeria

By January 2017 which is just a little over 25 days away, the economic depression in Nigeria will be clocking the six month period...

NIGERIA @58 With stunted Growth

NIGERIA @58 With Stunted growth  By Guy Ikokwu A Reflection of Nigeria’s palpable dismal situation 58 years after independence shows that our growth has been stunted...