Commentaries

From Bank to Kidnapping: A Greedy Youth or A Misgu

Tuesday, September 27, 2022
ldquo;The youth tends to forget that even though money is relevant, it cannot buy internal satisfaction and peace. Fraud, robbery, rituals, and kidnapping for ransom may bring food to your table but lead to blind ends. rdquo; Money is an essential and indispensable part of our life. Witho ...

Toward Achieving A Cleaner Lagos

Monday, September 26, 2022
Driving through the city of Lagos, Nigeria rsquo;s commercial capital, one cannot help but observe the practical steps taken by the administration of Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu to establish environmental sustainability in the state. Following the blueprint of the T.H.E.M.E.S. agenda introduced by Mr. ...

Toll Reform  in The Interest Of Transport Operators And Commuters

Sunday, September 25, 2022
Awka the State capital witnessed days of another unexpected protest by tricycle (keke) and shuttle bus drivers. This came as a surprise to many who are aware that government had severally engaged all the transport unions in Anambra State to ensure that affordable dues are paid to the government inst ...

2023 Election Campaigns And The Talking Points

Sunday, September 25, 2022
The campaigns for the 2023 general elections are already here. However, I already see a pattern repeating itself. Since the return to democracy in 1999, Nigeria has had six general elections. The campaigns at these elections have always had Nigeria trouping to campaign venues to dance with politi ...

University Teachers' Strike: Why Nigerian Govt Is Not Perturbed

Wednesday, September 21, 2022
Now, let rsquo;s face it: there can only be one reason why the industrial action embarked upon by the teachers of Nigeria rsquo;s public universities since February 14 2022 has been allowed to waste a whole seven months of the academic pursuit of many youths, and, indeed, their very lives. Truth is, ...

Lateef Kayode Jakande (LKJ) Academy, Corruption And Conservatives' Notion

Tuesday, September 20, 2022
In governance, rare breeds like the late Alhaji Lateef Kayode Jakande (of blessed memory), a phenomenal Governor of Lagos State, the first to be elected in 1979 are not common in the nation 39;s polity. His leadership virtues were awesome and reference points by which he impacted millions of poor c ...

The Coming Of Barry Ndiomu As Presidential Amnesty Interim Cordinator

Tuesday, September 20, 2022
The recent disengagement of Colonel Milland Dixon Dikio (rtd), as the interim Coordinator, Amnesty Programme after two years of being in saddle, by President Muhammadu Buhari, precisely on Thursday September 15, 2022, and has in his place, appointed Major General Barry Tariye Ndiomu (retd ), has aga ...

FCCPC: Riding On The Wings Of Alliance To Protect Consumers

Saturday, September 17, 2022
If there are activities that the leadership of the Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) is committedly been deploying, in accordance with its statutory mandate, to achieve results, they are unarguably that of its several regulatory tools designed formonitoring and modifying ...

Onitsha: A Great City On The Niger.

Friday, September 16, 2022
Onitsha is an alluring and inviting city. It is located on the eastern bank of the Niger River, in Anambra State, Nigeria. Onitsha is the first city this writer visited as a young boy, before moving to the Coal City, Enugu, as a young starry eyed undergraduate. A metropolitan city, Onitsha is ...

Crude Oil Theft In Nigeria; An Economic Conspiracy Or What?

Friday, September 16, 2022
Natural resources play a fundamental role in the socio-economic survival and development of any human society. Right from prehistory, classical, dark, middle, and down to the present information age of world civilisation, humans have continued to exploit and exercise their ancestral and legal rights ...
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