Public Affairs

CBN on access to financial services – Punch

Unsurprisingly, the Central Bank of Nigeria has reactivated the plan to make more Nigerians gain access to financial services. Currently, millions are excluded from the ...

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Onnoghen: Power grab gone too far – Thisday

Ignoring the Court of Appeal and suspending the Chief Justice is power grab gone too far Democracy and the Rule of Law hinges on due ...

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Arms stockpiling endangers peaceful elections – Punch

Election fever is nearing its climax again. With the Independent National Electoral Commission stepping up its preparations, politicians, consumed by their inordinate desire to win, ...

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ASUU’s avoidable strike – The Sun

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) through its National President, Professor Biodun Ogunyemi, at the resumed negotiations with the Federal Government has insisted that it ...

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Confronting militants’ threat to oil facilities – Punch

The Niger Delta militants have been issuing a slew of threats to disrupt oil production and harm the economy. A coalition of militants under the ...

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The alarm over fresh plans to rig elections – The Sun

With about three weeks to the 2019 elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has raised the alarm over fresh plans by politicians to rig ...

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Borrowing from pension funds – Daily Trust

The Federal government was reported to have borrowed N6.16 trillion or 72.5% of the N8. 499 trillion of pension funds under the management of the ...

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A vote for local government autonomy – Thisday

Politics is the biggest hurdle to development in the local councils In the course of a visit by the National Union of Local Government Employees ...

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New IG Adamu: Leadership matters – Punch

The recent leadership change at the Nigeria Police Force could not have come at a more appropriate time. With insecurity and other forms of criminality ...

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The Police and Melaye saga – New Telegraph

After initial hanky-panky and drama, the embattled lawmaker representing Kogi West in the National Assembly, Senator Dino Melaye, recently arrested and arraigned for attempted culpable ...

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