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Why Restructuring Is Important

Why Restructuring Is Important

Nigerian leaders, enjoying explosive gains from the brazenly skewed system, are hell bent on maintaining the status quo at a time dynamics gravitate towards dismantling the old order. This self-centred advantage must be cut off.…

That Afdb Hardship Warning

That Afdb Hardship Warning

The piece of recent warning given by the African Development Bank (AfDB) to the effect that the ever rising prices of food, fuel and sundry consumables could precipitate social unrest, especially in Nigeria is both…

Lessons from the Abia Power Plant Project

Lessons from the Abia Power Plant Project

The wild jubilation that trailed the coming into reality with the operation of the Prof. Bart Nnajiowned Geometric Independent Power project, in Aba, Abia State precisely on Monday, February 26, 2024 after a long-winding period…

Hospitals as Slaughter Slabs

Hospitals as Slaughter Slabs

The relocation of thousands of Nigerian medical practitioners to more conducive climes outside our borders calls for a national emergency. Government must not wait until morgues overflow with bodies before swinging into action. With most…

Nigeria and Local Rice Production

Nigeria and Local Rice Production

The mere mention of the word “rice” (Oryza sativa) evokes the grainy image of one of the most popular staple food items in the world, ranking third globally behind wheat and maize. So enticing is…

Hardship: Looting of FCTA warehouse a worrying sign

Hardship: Looting of FCTA warehouse a worrying sign

If there was any need for the Federal Government to take immediate action into tackling the rising cases of hunger across the land then last Sunday’s incident in the Federal Capital Territory (FTC) when some…

Implementation of Oronsaye Report: A realistic approach needed

Implementation of Oronsaye Report: A realistic approach needed

One of the recurring ugly decimals of the Federal Government-run administrative structure is the bloated centre, characterised by the high cost of governance. In fact, on June 10, 2013 the then Co-ordinating Minister for the…

NAFDAC’s Ban on Alcoholic Drinks in Sachets, Pet Bottles

NAFDAC’s Ban on Alcoholic Drinks in Sachets, Pet Bottles

For Nigerians, these are delicate and testy times, with regards to the fragile economy, and its effects on the social spectrum as well as the political terrain. What this means therefore, is that decisions made…

The Importance Of Credible Population Census

The Importance Of Credible Population Census

The recent pledge made by the Chair- man, National Population Com- mission (NPC), Mr. Nasir Isa Kwarra that the Federal Government agency is well prepared to deliver a “credible, reliable and acceptable population census in…

Restructuring will guarantee peace

Restructuring will guarantee peace

Nigerian leaders, enjoying explosive gains from the brazenly skewed system, are hell bent on maintaining the status quo at a time dynamics gravitate towards dismantling the old order. This selfcentred advantage must be cut off.…