Public Affairs

Protecting the palm oil/kernel industry – The Sun

The unbridled importation of palm kernel and allied palm products is threatening the Federal Government’s campaign for the diversification of the economy through increased agricultural ...

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Ultimatum – The Nation

Senate mirrors the nation’s frustration with its order to the IGP on Benue State killers The crisis of the herdsman in the north, especially in ...

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Vandalism and the power sector Thisday

Security agencies should ensure criminals are brought to book As the nation continues to grapple with persistent power outages and unreliable electricity supply, this most ...

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Defending public interest in Kaduna labour crisis – Punch

Primary school teachers in Kaduna State that embarked on an indefinite strike on January 8 suspended it last Thursday. Initially, they did not return to ...

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Buhari, your best is not good enough – Punch

Attempting last week to assuage widespread discontent, President Muhammadu Buhari managed instead to deepen public anxiety. By declaring that Nigerians were “accepting” that he was ...

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Breaking the cycle – The Nation

Government has a duty to get to the root of the budget padding allegation Padding was not a word associated with the budgeting process in ...

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Dealing with the Benue crisis – Thisday

The authorities must ensure that criminals are brought to justice As Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo leads yet another committee in a bid to address the crisis ...

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Disarming AK-47s bearing Fulani herdsmen – Punch

Nigeria’s security architecture, as currently constituted, is a sham. Its police force is clueless and oppressive. Having surrendered its authority to non-state actors over the ...

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Customs and the killing at Abule Egba – Tribune

Operatives of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), few days ago, reportedly shot and killed a young man and injured two others suspected to be rice ...

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Another Lassa fever outbreak – The Nation

We need more than ritualistic response to a perennial public health problem Lassa fever has broken out in Ebonyi and Kogi states. So far, the ...

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