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Will the Finance Sector Get a Boost, 2015 – 2016 Budget Comparisons

The Ministry of Finance for Nigeria stands on wobbly legs as of late, many blame the defunct finance minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala for the travails of the current and confused finance system, that is, what is left...

Nigeria’s S&P Rating Has a Negative Outlook

As of the beginning of the second quarter, Standard & Poor’s credit rating for Nigeria stands at BB- this is a reduction from the B+ outlook last reported in the first quarter. Fitch’s credit rating...

Nigeria: The Sleeping Giant of Africa

The major sectors in Nigeria are being hijacked by the individualistic political elite who dictate the pace of the game to the detriment of their "beloved citizens". The roller coaster in which Nigeria has found itself...

EgyptAir flight MS804: Possible Causes of Plane Crash

The EgyptAir flight MS804 that crashed in the Mediterranean could have been downed by a smuggled Lockerbie-style timed bomb, it's feared. Investigators are looking into whether a device was placed on the Airbus A320 from...

Boycotting Tomatoes

While the cost of tomatoes is the new cause of household squabbles between spouses and tomato ebola sees no end in sight, I decided, while talking to my mum about this tomato business, that...

Katsina Farmers Seek FG Aid on Fertilizer to Boost Rice Production

Katsina State, Nigeria is one of the homes of rice production in the country. In a study conducted by the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture in 2005 about 25.6 percent of the population is...
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Bus Rapid Transit for Lagosians Needs Some Improvements

The Bus Rapid Transit ( BRT ) has become more valued by people since the introduction of the new price of fuel. Taking the bus is more cost effective than driving through Lagos traffic. But...

Civilian Volunteers Hope the Nigerian Government Will Reward Them For Their Fight Against Boko...

By Chika Oduah Two weeks ago, Umar Muhammed caught a suspected Boko Haram member who was trying to enter the northeastern city of Maiduguri with a bomb. “I grabbed him and took him to my commander,” Mohammed...

African Union Promotes Pan Africanism by Launching All Africa Passport

Despite the increase in population in most African countries, which almost always adds more weight to economic strains and the responsibilities of each country’s government, the need for tolerance and Pan-African union, especially in...

WAKALAGOS: Nigerian Police Halt Planned 8/8 Cult Anniversary Celebration in Lagos State

WAKALAGOS is a report of one KEY event that happened within the month around the Lagos metropolis.  It will focus on all kinds of news, ranging from sports, entertainment, politics, and much more, for the...

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Nigeria @ 56: Economic Recession Won’t Last For Long, Buhari Appeals...

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that his administration would find a lasting solution to the economic recession. Buhari made this known during his Independence...