Public Affairs

Public officials and accountability – Thisday

Public officials must be held to account While Nigerians, as a minimum, deserve a life free from hunger in a country so blessed with arable ...

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Scaling ECOWAS common currency hurdle – Punch

Once again, West Africa’s laboured bid to forge economic integration came unstuck recently when the leaders failed to agree on a possible date for the ...

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Plight of Nigerian students abroad – Thisday

It has become imperative to invest more in education Nigerian students studying abroad are increasingly finding it difficult to pick their bills because of the ...

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Facing the emergency in Nigeria’s education – Punch

For too long, the alarm bell has been ringing about the country’s uncertain future because of the crises bedevilling the education sector. This is the ...

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Like father, like son – The Nation

Calling Faure Gnassingbé to statesmanship    Street protests over the past three months, in which dozens were killed, have brought Togo’s political crisis no closer ...

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Restructuring: Confronting Northern elite’s narrative – Punch

When delegates representing various northern interest groups met in Kaduna recently, they were obliged to sign on to the inevitability of a re-ordering of the ...

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Not yet another boom – The Nation

This time, we should utilise rising crude prices well to avert oil doom IT is all round cheery news that crude oil prices are on ...

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Biafra mines verdict raises questions – Thisday

Was the federal government out of court settlement in Biafra mines’ case altruistic? In a landmark decision, the ECOWAS Community Court of Justice, otherwise called ...

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Gunman kills 26 in U.S church

A lone gunman  killed at least 26 worshippers in  First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, a small town in southeast Texas on Sunday. “I would ...

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Unpaid workers’ salaries: Futility of bailouts – Punch

With workers’ agitation over unpaid salaries at a feverish pitch, state governors have instigated a fresh bailout package from the Federal Government. In line with ...

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