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By Joe Onwukeme   The arrival of the new Sheriff in town is sending shivers down the spines of the conglomeration of thieves who sucked the nation’s treasury to it’s near-comatose state and our nation’s economy is yet to recover from it’s state of quandary.  The ruination was as a result of...

Hon Segun Olulade, a member of the Lagos State House of Assembly, representing Epe Constituency II, argues that for those still doubting the role of Asiwaju...

Olamide Bakare, a Public Affairs Analyst, based in Lagos, believes that the recent actions of President Muhammadu Buhari are indicative of the President’s...

By Chiedu Uche Okoye   The only permanent thing in life is change. Here on earth, everything is in a state of flux. Nothing lasts forever. Nigerians, who are long-suffering, want their country, Nigeria, to change for the better. They are desirous of change having suffered economic deprivation occasioned by political mal-administration and military dictatorships in...

By Ayinde Alaba   Is it not weird and disturbing that rather than put the interest of the nation uppermost by applying the immense potential of the Nigerian Senate to the hilt, we are at each other’s throat on the inconsequential matter of why Dr. Bukola Saraki should not be Senate President and why Senator Ike Ekweremadu from the opposition Peoples Democratic Party,...

Professor Osisioma Nwolise, a political analyst, in this discussion, proffers some strategic ways of eradicating corruption in the Nigerian system When...

By Ikem Adimorah    The much touted prophecy of late Chief Obafemi Awolowo, “that a time will come when the progressives from the South and the North will ally and take Nigeria to her greatest height” may not have come after all, if the cacophony of voices within the APC is anything to go by .The prophecy was one of the many dummies sold to unsuspecting citizens...

By Fatai Adewale   Nigeria’s telephone penetration has gone beyond the 100 percent threshold and is currently pegged at 100.59 percent, with more than 192 million connected lines, out of which 140 million are said to be active. The puzzle however, is how it has been possible to achieve such a landmark in the face of intractable problems that result in poor service...

Oyewale Tomori, a Professor of Virology, President Nigerian Academy of Science and Chairman Expert Review Committee on Polio Eradication and Routine Immunisation, reviews the Polio eradication efforts of government. This month – July – was a very auspicious month for Nigeria in 2014. Two health related occurrences took place in that month. On Sunday July 20 2014, Patrick...

By Enoh Titilayo Ebong When I was growing up in Lagos, Nigeria’s largest city, my father used to say that his future was in his past. In other words, you can never know how what happens today might impact tomorrow. My father died several years ago, but I think of him often. I thought of him when I joined the civil service at the U.S. Trade and Development Agency, a U.S....