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Understanding Tools for University Rankings

Understanding Tools for University Rankings By Zaid O. Olanrewaju The recent university ranking has generated much debate and furore in different circles within and outside Nigeria. It...

Six Under Consideration to Replace Sanusi as CBN Governor

As the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, prepares to step down in June 2014, frontline contenders for...

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...

Buhari’s Scorecard In 120 Days

‘Morning’ the old adage says, ‘shows the day’. And this was probably the basis for the agitation of many Nigerians particularly those not particularly...

Right to Breath: The Challenge of Environmental Governance in Nigeria

Right to Breath: The Challenge of Environmental Governance in Nigeria By: Chiwuike Uba It is no longer news that Nigeria is currently classified as one of...

Open Letter to Prof Osinbajo on National Cybersecurity

In a speech recently delivered by Your Excellency, at the Silver Jubilee and graduation of 133 military and para-military participants of the Course 25...

Intellectual Property and Nigerian Economy

Intellectual Property and Nigerian Economy By Comfort Yakubu The 21st century economy is undoubtedly knowledge based. It is largely driven by a rich mental resource, as...

Recession: Nigerians List Opportunity Costs

As Nigerians list opportunity costs of the present hard times and steps the Governments is taking to rescue the economy from the current shambles,...

Report Puts Spotlight On Largest Cities In Africa

By 2040, Africa will experience faster economic growth than any other region and is expected to have the biggest labour force in the world CEOs...

Sounding the Alarm to Protect Nigeria’s Intellectual Property

Sounding the Alarm to Protect Nigeria’s Intellectual Property By KC Olumayowa For generations, Nigeria has had a strong history of producing invaluable intellectual property (IP), from...

Oil thieves engage Buhari in battle of wits

The old saying “when you fight corruption, it fights back” is currently ringing true for President Muhammadu Buhari’s (PMB) government as his determination to...

Alleged misappropriating over N17 bn: SEC suspends Okumagba, BGL, others

Nigeria’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has reiterated its suspension of Mr. Albert Okumagba, BGL Group and every other individual sponsored by the company. This...

Understanding Islamic Banking System

Islamic banking system is a method of banking which neither permits paying interests nor receiving same; as commonly practiced in the regular banking system....

Recession and The Option of Selling Public Assets

As Nigeria continues to seek solutions to the current recession, one suggestion that is gaining traction is the option of disposing government stakes in...

Economy: Buhari and Hailing-Hailers 

President Buhari should lament less over the past and courageously move the nation forward like former President Obasanjo did in 1999.

The Lies Against FRC and Its Chief Executive

Some faceless but powerful persons recently launched a campaign of calumny against the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria, FRC and in particular, its Executive...

Magu’s EFCC: Security Reports and Inter-Agency Rivalry

Magu's EFCC: Security Reports and Inter-Agency Rivalry By Yushau A. Shuaib Sometimes in July, 2016 while attempting to pay the remunerations of over 20 staff...

Hamman Tukur: Gone but Not Forgotten on Fiscal Efficiency

Hamman Tukur: Gone but Not Forgotten on Fiscal Efficiency By Hussaini Sani Kagara The news of his death was rudely shocking but that was an inevitable...

Sambo Dasuki: An Encounter with the Spymaster

When the erstwhile super Finance minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala compelled the termination of my appointment as a civil servant after serving my nation for nearly...
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Examining Criminalization of Dollar Hoarding

It is no more news that, in seeking to help the government tackle the acute forex crisis, the Nigerian Law Reform Commission has proposed...