Public Affairs

The Ajaokuta Steel folly persists – Punch

BY endorsing a bill to fund the “completion” of the Ajaokuta Steel Complex as 2018 wound down, the Senate reminded the world how terribly ill-served ...

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Military invasion of Daily Trust, indefensible – Punch

Outrage and disbelief enveloped the country on Sunday after heavily armed soldiers invaded the Abuja head office and other outposts of the Daily Trust newspaper. Soldiers  ...

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Scary security situation in the North-West – New Telegraph

One of the reasons Nigerians decided to sack the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) government led by former President Goodluck Jonathan in 2015 was the spate ...

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IGP and survival of roadblocks – Guardian

It is gratifying to note that again, the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Ibrahim Idris, the other day ordered men of the Nigeria police to ...

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2019: What Nigerians should expect – Punch

Emerging from a tumultuous 2018, Nigerians look forward to the New Year with mixed feelings. As always, an election year promises to be a volatile ...

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ASUU: A strike without end – Thisday

It is time to call off the strike because of the damaging effect on education While we share the frustration of the students who are ...

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Mandatory use of NIN – Daily Trust

The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) announced last week that implementation of the mandatory use of National Identity Number (NIN) has commenced from the beginning ...

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Insulating security agencies from partisan politics – Punch

The involvement of security agencies in politics is an ill wind that blows no one any good From the questionable attempt to retain a controversial ...

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Nigeria’s low universal health coverage – Punch

Criminally underfunded and almost completely neglected, Nigeria’s health care delivery system is in a shambles. But the extent of the mess may not be so ...

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Unrelenting attacks on the military by terrorists – New Telegraph

That Boko Haram has continued to wreak havoc in the North-East of Nigeria with regularity and recklessness is a fact that gives cause for concern. ...

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