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The Nigerian Prison System in Dire Need of Reformation

Breeding a space for hardened criminals The Nigerian prison system is in dire need of reformation as successive governments have not given sufficient attention to this unique environment that should be a center of reformation...
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Nigeria’s Pension System: An Unchanged Melody

As the sound of beautiful music comes with a well packaged melody that strikes the cords with deep feeling without a moment of restraint, so too does joy of fruitful service rendered in the...
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Racism and the Travails of Nigerians in Russia

In this series Nigerianreporter.com has touched on the aspirations of Nigerians in America, the plight of Nigerians in Chinese prisons, the mass exodus of Nigerians to India, and Nigerian successes and frustrations in Australia and Canada.  We...
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Who Will Benefit More from Chinese Investment in Africa, China or Africa?

The investment of the Chinese Government into Africa is currently on the high side, many African countries are benefiting from the generosity of the Chinese. However, it is believed in some quarters that this...

Giving Nigeria’s Street Children a Voice

The International Day for Street Children was marked on April 12, 2016, the day has come and gone but how willing are we to give a voice to children who live and work on the street.

Fuel Subsidy Removal in Nigeria and the 2012 Activists

By Smart Emuoborsan In 2012, when former President of Nigeria, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan proposed the removal of the fuel subsidy in the country, all hell broke loose, Nigeria was shut down for weeks by a...

African Leaders at the 71st UN General Assembly; Is Change Coming or More of...

The United Nations hosts a General Assembly annually for the world's leaders to discuss pressing matters related to counter-terrorism, human rights, the environment, and an exhaustive list of other issues. Most important for the...
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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...

The Irony About Street Urchins in Lagos

Street Urchins in Lagos have various names by which they are identified - Omo Ita; Agbero; Area Boys among other chose names. These guys are used during electoral processes when they cause chaos in society. When...

PMS in Nigeria, the Minister of Petroleum, and the Average Nigerian

"Which way Nigeria? Which way to go? I love my fatherland and I want to know which way Nigeria is heading to!" Just like the beautiful song of late Evangelist Sunny Okosun in the early...

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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...