Public Affairs

Imo’s new levy is immoral – Daily Trust

Last week Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha added to the list of controversies trailing his administration by imposing a N3000 development levy on adults in ...

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Proliferation of military universities – Punch

The Nigerian Army has a new university located in Biu, Borno State. An approval for its establishment was given by the Federal Executive Council at ...

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Buhari’s youth bashing – The Nation

We have a very young population. Our population is estimated conservatively to be 180 million. This is a very conservative one, more than 60 per ...

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Pope decries attack on Nigerian church as CAN protests killings

Pope Francis on Sunday decried an attack on a church in Nigeria during which two priests and other worshippers were killed. Associated Press reports that ...

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The Washington expedition – Thisday

President Buhari’s visit would be meaningless if it does not add value to Nigeria’s wobbly democracy Less than three years in office, President Muhammadu Buhari will ...

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Never again – The Nation

Fighter jets: FG should never incur such expense without approval of the National Assembly again What propelled the President Muhammadu Buhari-led executive arm of the ...

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Criminalising estimated billing – Punch

The House of Representatives’ bold initiative to criminalise estimated billing, a fraudulent practice deliberately employed by unconscionable power distribution companies to fleece their customers, is ...

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Nigeria and homeland security – Thisday

As more evidence of incompetence emerges, the security agencies must work harder to secure the nation In an apparent move to mitigate the deteriorating security ...

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Breaking the vicious grip of poverty in the North – Punch

Yet another report highlighting the pitiable underdevelopment of northern Nigeria is trending. But, like numerous previous missives, the region’s leaders are carrying on, seemingly unconcerned ...

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Buhari’s empty boasts on Benue killings – Punch

President Muhammadu Buhari’s repeated assurances that he would end the outrageous killings in Benue State seem to be an empty boast. This is evident in ...

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