Like Makurdi, like Houston, what are the hurricanes telling us?

The past month has been particularly stormy and devastating around the world. From Makurdi in Nigeria’s Benue State, to Houston, Texas in the United...
directors

How bank directors’ dismal stakes deter local investors

A company’s director is an appointed or elected member of the board of directors who, with other directors, has the responsibility for determining and...
investment

Understanding different investment types, rewards

Though resources are scarce and economic environment continues to bite harder, yet people focused on safeguarding their future, ensure that irrespective of what they...
products

Promoting Made in Nigeria products as way to sustain economy

The call for Made in Nigeria Products was again brought to the front burner recently at the 18th Mike Okonkwo Annual Lecture where stakeholders...

Analysis: The army is wrong

The power to declare an entity a "proscribed organisation" under the Terrorism Prevention Act belongs to the NSA, HAGF or the IGP, and not...

How Nigeria’s poor women turn out willing ‘Boko Haram Mums’

Over 134 suicide bombings have occurred since 2009 when Boko Haram unleashed a campaign of terror on Nigeria's north-east region. According to research by...
Kaduna

Can the echoes from the Kaduna quit notice on Igbos truly go away?

The controversial Kaduna declaration of June 6, 2017, during which a Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG), ordered Igbo’s residing in the 19 Northern states...

Analysis of Benue – the state that has been hit hard

No fewer than 15,000 persons have been rendered homeless as flood wreaked havoc in Benue communities last weekend. Then, on Wednesday, 30 August, Makurdi,...
Smoker

Beware of the Smoker Next Door: Non-smokers have high tendency to danger, medic warns

The slogan, Smokers are liable to die young has long slipped from genuine health warning tag on tobacco adverts; it has become another decoy...
Resurgence

Resurgence of insurgency: Need to identify the missing link in sustainable security architecture

Crucially, the initial coordination in effort between the four Lake Chad countries has deteriorated, allowing Boko Haram to exploit the cracks within the differing...

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