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Saturday, October 19, 2019

Nigeria: A Road to Anarchy

Nigeria: A road to anarchy? It is bitter but real. An average Nigerian is immune to bad governance, corruption, insecurity, poverty, hunger and...

Policing Our Budgets

However, let me remind Nigerians not to get too distracted by Farouk Abdulmutallab’s incident and President Yar’Adua’s sickness. Let us keep one...

Economic Outlook for Nigeria in 2010

The past year was a very challenging one in several ways and only a few people could have predicted that the world will experience...

Introducing Home Makers

By now, we should be recounting our expenses during the celebrations of Sallah, Christmas and New Year. As we enter the New Year...

Sao Tome Seeks Fresh Loans from Nigeria

The Prime Minister of Sao Tome and Principe, Dr. Joaquim Rafael Branco has appealed to the Nigerian government to grant his country a concessional...

The Other Side of Recapitalisation

The aim of any economic policy always geared towards the reformation of an existing state of economy sector or establishment and development of...

Churches and Mosques Should Pay Taxes

  A look at the statement credited to the Executive Chairman of Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Mrs. Ifueko Omogui-Okauru may appear shocking to...

Deregulating Robbery in Nigeria

Against all opposition, the Yar’Adua government has again come out boldly to announce total deregulation of fuel come November 1, this year. This...

Understanding Monetary Policy

It has being argued that in any operating system, there must have been some beneath subsystems. Considering the operation of motor...

The Making of Ideal Economic Policies

    The model economic strategy, both for today and tomorrow, is very simple. Government should protect and defend against domestic and foreign aggression...

The Putrid Mess Also in CBN

The object of the earlier articles in this series is to show that the Central Bank’s (CBN) condemnation and indictment of banks is...

Still on Early Warning Alert System in Nigeria

 Advancement in technology has eased the tasks of meteorologists in providing near accurate predictions on weather conditions and environmental changes in given societies. The...

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...

Nigeria: Time to Check to the Drift

 The threshold to nation building does not lie in the hands of the leaders alone, but rather, characterized by the noble interest of its...

Golden Casket: Between Gani Fawehinmi and Michael Jackson

  Gani in Golden Casket! I still wonder.  Every living being animal must taste death. It is the ultimate end to...

Archetypal Resurgence: The Lamido Sanusi Revolution

The global picture is what Nigerians should consider in the face of the ongoing bank shake-up. There is a need for caution...

Banks and Money Laundering

This article, “Banks and Money Laundering”, exposes the conscious complicity of our banks in the unpatriotic and economically destructive and possibly criminal involvement in...

NASENI: Striving to End Nigeria’s Reliance on Foreign Goods

An unenviable, if not notorious, trait that runs through our social fabric is the inexplicable and insatiable appetite for foreign goods and services....

Nigeria's Macroeconomic Framework for an Independent Economic Recovery

 The prospects of Nigeria’s 49 years of economic independence and strategies for charting a way forward for the future lies within the fable or...

When Sony Undermines Campaigns of Akunyili And Aondokaa

 The level of corruption and fraud in Nigeria has reached a super-alarming-proportion. It would soon become a standard for measuring the level of fraud...