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The Merits and Demerits of Nigeria Joining the Islamic Coalition to Fight Against Terrorism

An organization was established among the Islāmic countries to fight against terror, led by Saudi Arabia, as announced through the Saudi Defense Minister; Mohammed Bin Salman, December 15, 2015. Members of the organization comprise of...

A Study Finds Nigeria’s Poor Contribution to Food Security Has Led to a Drastic...

The president of the Fisheries Society of Nigeria (FISON), Mr. Olajide Ayinla expressed his concern over poor food security, specifically in terms of fish protein in Nigeria. He faulted the Nigerian government for making poor...
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The State of Nigeria as President Buhari Marks His First Year in Office

The anniversary It's exactly one year since President Muhammadu Buhari took over the helm of affairs in the country's political office after winning the 2015 Presidential election under the auspices of the All Progressive Congress...

Who Is Babatunde Fashola and What has He Done so Far?

Former Governor of Lagos state Babatunde Raji Fashola (2007-2015) is now the minister of power, works, and housing as appointed by President Muhammadu Buhari. The ministerial position is a large undertaking for a seemingly insurmountable...

Ex-VP Atiku Blames Obasanjo for Current Power and Energy Problems in Nigeria

16 years after ex-vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and his boss, General Olusegun Aremu Obasanjo successfully handed over power to the next government in the year 2007, they seemed to have clashed over what do...

Where is Africa’s Middle Class, and How Can We End Vulnerability to Poverty?

A thriving middle class is the only way to lift hundreds of millions of Africans out of abject poverty through inclusive social and economic policies that work for all.

NNPC Set to Separate into 30 Companies; Growing Worries Over Fuel Crisis

By Olutayo Irantiola The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation; Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu has announced that within the next seven days the corporation will be unbundled into about 30 different companies. Unfortunately, the country has...

Nigeria and the Attitude of Investors

Over a decade now, Nigeria has been struggling to secure more prominent investors even though the country is the giant of Africa. This worrisome situation that needs urgent intervention is due to some issues that...

Security Challenges Changed Uganda’s Plan of Passing an Oil Pipeline Through Kenya

Kenya and Tanzania are very close countries in the eastern part of Africa. These two countries are interlocked by Uganda, thereby making the three countries form a bow-like piece of land with Burundi and Rwanda...

The Fuel Crisis: Queue and Usage in Lagos

By Olutayo Irantiola There has been a lingering fuel crisis in Nigeria in the last two weeks and this has caused a lot of pain for her citizenry. The pain is now getting unbearable as...

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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...