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Darkness Looms As Militant Attacks Cut Power

Nigerians may have to get used to living in the dark Unless President Muhammadu Buhari, 73, can subdue armed militants attacking gas facilities that supply...
Buhari to address economic hardship

The Truth No One Tells President Buhari

On Friday, May 20th, 2016, Dr. Yemi Kale, the Statistician General of the Federation and head of the Nigerian Bureau of Statistics (NBS), revealed...

Nine Key Milestones In President Buhari’s First Year

Twelve months ago, President Muhammadu Buhari was sworn in as the President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. He...

General Buratai: An Encounter with Soldiers’ Soldier

On December 12, 2015, my phone displayed missed calls from the Army Spokesperson, Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman. Such missed calls from security spokespersons, can...

Economic crisis: Doing things differently in Nigeria

THE love a mother has for the child is immeasurable; the tender loving care with which she nurses her baby from childhood to adulthood...

NCC, TelCos And the Burden On Consumers

At a time when many Nigerians are complaining about the dwindling fortunes of the nation’s economy, with its attendant high cost of living, any...

Fayose, Ubah and The Naira by Azu Ishiekwene

Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose, who has made an impressive career of finding fault with President Muhammadu Buhari, however genuine or foolish, has been...

Buhari And 500 Naira “Congo” Of Rice by Remi Oyeyemi

If the purpose of government is to ease the lives of the people, then it is time for President Muhammadu Buhari to really sit...
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Is Militancy Returning To The Niger Delta?

Fighters with the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) raise their rifles to celebrate news of a successful operation by their...

HERFON-PACFaH canvasses adequate fund for child and family Health

The Health Reform Foundation of Nigeria (HERFON), an organization advocacy for child and family health under the aegis of Partnership for Advocacy in Child...

Walmart in Lagos: The Good and The Ugly

Adewumi Adedoyin Anne.  Wal-mart, the popular chain of supermarkets which was started in Arkansas, United States in 1962 finally took a step into planting one...

Nutrition Indices, Unacceptable in Kaduna State

Wife of Kaduna State Governor, Hajia Hadiza El-Rufai has said the State would embark on drastic action to combat poor nutrition indices within its...

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...

Adequate funding for Family Planning

Family planning is a way that allows individuals and couples to anticipate and attain their desired number of children and the spacing / timing...

Exploring potentials of tourism as revenue spinner

Tourism, one of the earliest industries known to man, essentially involves travelling from one place of interest to another, either for sight-seeing, leisure, adventure,...

High expectation for TSA

“First of all, you have got liquidity surplus in the banking industry; … there is over N1.3tn or so sitting in banks and belonging...

Are we prepared for the next global epidemic? The public doesn’t think so

Too often, the conventional wisdom in diplomatic or scientific circles is that the general public doesn’t know what’s good for them when it comes...

Buhari, Service Chiefs and Three Months Deadline

While decorating the new service chiefs with their new ranks on August 13, 2015, President Muhammadu Buhari charged them to defeat Boko Haram in...

Delay in Vaccination will result in death of over 50,000 by 2020 – PACFaH

A group of Civil Society Organisations under the aegis of Partnership for Advocacy in Child and family health (PACFaH) in Nigeria has warned that...

Nigerian States Face Bankruptcy

The recent meeting between President Muhammadu Buhari and governors of the 36 states regarding the financial situation in the country may not have come...