Nigeria and religious intolerance

Not many people in Nigeria today would dispute the fact that religious intolerance is steadily on the rise. Before now, intolerance of other’s religious...

Bailout for textile industry

Recently, the Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr.Godwin Emefiele disclosed that the apex bank was planning a fresh bailout for the textile industry in...

EDITORIAL: Alarming kidnappings in Nigeria

The rate at which kidnappings occur in Nigeria is becoming something of a national embarrassment. No day passes without the sad news of persons...

Embarrassing kerosene scarcity

For sometime now, Nigerians have been wondering the reason for the continuing scarcity of kerosene across the length and breadth of the country. Undoubtedly,...

Empowering youths for agriculture

Recently, the Permanent Secretary in the Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Mr. Sunny Echono disclosed that the ministry has commenced the process of empowering 30,000...

Dumping of e-waste in Nigeria

Definitely, no one would deny that the world is slowly and relentlessly drowning under the weight of electronic waste, commonly referred as e-waste. According...

Rise in mental disorder in Nigeria

Recently, the Ogun State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Babatunde Ipaye disclosed that more than 60 million Nigerians are suffering from various degrees of mental...

Extractive Industry and Nigerian economy

One of the highlights of the Buhari administration’s 2016 budget is the plan to diversify the Nigerian economy from its over reliance on crude...

FG and Concurrent Legislative list

It is incontrovertible that one of the factors that put  Nigeria at the brink of a failed state is the willful bastardisation of the...

Developing Nigeria’s polytechnic education

One of the embarrassing attitudes of the Federal and state governments in Nigeria is the lack of adequate recognition to polytechnic education. Probably, such...