The returnees from Libya

February 22, 2017

IN their quest for what has been vaguely described as the quest for better opportunities, a sizable part of the Nigerian population has been regularly persuaded to take the intrepid  path of desperation and sometimes […]

AMCON’s takeover of Arik

February 21, 2017

ARIK Air, a foremost airline with about 55 per cent share of the air transport market in Nigeria, has fallen on bad times. The Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) recently sacked the management of […]

Being candid on Buhari’s absence

February 17, 2017

IT is quite disturbing that since President Muhammadu Buhari took time off ostensibly on a vacation to the United Kingdom on January 19, 2017, the polity has been heated up unnecessarily by needless and wild […]

SSS’ brutality in Calabar

February 16, 2017

The State Security Service (SSS), otherwise known as the Department of State Service (DSS), was in the news again recently. This time, it was for an alleged brutalisation of teachers of Federal Government Girls College, […]

The killing of 116 Nigerians in South Africa

February 15, 2017

Following the collapse of the Apartheid regime in 1994, South Africa threw open its borders to migrants from the rest of Africa and visitors from all over the world. Migrants from other African countries were […]

Kaduna’s ban on FRSC

February 14, 2017

THE Kaduna State government has ordered a restriction in the activities of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in the state to the highways. By that decision, the agency’s operations in the Kaduna metropolis and […]

FG and pension funds

February 13, 2017

LAST month, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo indicated that the Federal Government would tap into pension funds for the actualisation of infrastructure projects.  Professor Osinbajo, who spoke at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, stated […]

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