Public Affairs

Gender inequality in Nigeria – Thisday


Women have the same intrinsic worth as men Discriminated against at every level, women and girls traditionally have limited access to education, ownership of land and assets in Nigeria. And they are denied equal treatment in inheritance rights, human resources ...

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The Southern Kaduna killings – Tribune


In spite of the absurd 24-hour curfew placed on the Southern parts of the troubled Kaduna State, there hasn’t been any noticeable reprieve yet for the people. Reports of incessant killings have trailed the curfew, raising doubts about the efficacy ...

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The carnage in Southern Kaduna – Thisday


Government must bring to justice the entrepreneurs of violence The spectre of harrowing impunity returned to Southern Kaduna last week when suspected herdsmen invaded the area, killing dozens of people, injuring scores of others and laying waste many communities and ...

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School scam? – The Nation


What happened to the funds meant for rebuilding the Chibok girls’ school? The recent allegation by Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State that the N500 million set aside for the rebuilding of Government Secondary School (GSS) in Chibok, where some ...

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Unpardonable neglect – The Nation


Collapse of Police College building is disgraceful A nation just recovering from the  effect of the Reigners Church, Uyo collapse on December 10 was confronted with yet another tragedy, as a building in the Ikeja Police Barracks, Lagos, crumbled on Christmas ...

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