The other room and the theory of otherness

October 30, 2016

NIGERIA is in a dire economic strait at the moment. Most people continuously wear a very long look as the raging economic hardship continues to take its toll on the life of the average Nigerian. […]

Bringing LAUTECH out of the crypt

October 23, 2016

It was heartwarming to learn last Thursday that the governors of Oyo and Osun states have resolved to end the crisis that has engulfed the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, for many years. Both […]

Did Minister Adeosun really say that?

October 9, 2016

DESPITE the seeming patriotic fervor that propelled Mrs Kemi Adeosun, Finance Minister, to tell the world that Western countries are blocking the nation’s plan to improve power supply through a resort to coal-fire energy, the […]

A nation’s love for committees

October 2, 2016

Nigerian leaders’ love for committees is boundless. The first thing that crosses their minds when there is an issue in a sector is to raise a committee, regardless of the fact that there may be […]

Another look at Nigerian education system

September 25, 2016

THINGS are on a seemingly inexorable decline in the country because of our penchant for failing to nip potential crisis in the bud, forgetting that whatever ill we fail to deal with promptly will eventually […]

Pray, what do these governors do?

September 18, 2016

These are difficult times in our country, no doubt, especially due to the slide in crude oil prices which has resulted in the thinning out of revenue accruing to the country from crude oil sales. […]

Winning through poverty

September 11, 2016

  IT is disheartening that the level of poverty in the country fails to give members of the ruling class the creeps. That the rich and the powerful are still able to flaunt their wealth, […]

25.3 million Nigerian kids out of school?

September 4, 2016

Education Minister, AdamuAdamu, shocked the whole country when he said last Monday that 25.3million Nigerian children and youths are out of school. This development has bestowed on Nigeria the despicable prize of the country with […]

Abnormality as the new norm in Nigeria

August 28, 2016

Director-General of the Nigerian Law School, Professor Olanrewaju Onadeko, stunned the whole nation, last Thursday, when he said that some lawyers had been caught writing the bar examination for students. The DG, who disclosed this […]

Search for crude oil in the North

August 21, 2016

Twice in three weeks, call for the intensification of crude oil search in the Northern part of the country came to the fore. First, it was President Muhammadu Buhari who, according to the Group Managing […]

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