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Senator Ben Murray Bruce

What happened to #BuyNaijatoGrowtheNaira?

The famous American rock star, Bruce Springsteen, once said “Getting an audience is hard. Sustaining an audience is hard. It demands a consistency of thought, of...

Inland Container Depot

An assessment of ICDs in Nigeria

Port congestion is a familiar phenomenon in maritime business. Innovation in port operations led to the conception of inland container depots (ICDs) as veritable means...

FG declares Friday, Monday public holidays

The economics of public holidays

The philosophy behind declaring public holidays is a laudable one. Public holidays are designed to commemorate and sometimes celebrate significant events. The essence of...

Apapa bridge

Why do we love to inflict hardship on ourselves?

Yes, there have been clamours to reconstruct the roads leading into the nation’s ports and especially Apapa. And it is gratifying that the government conceded a...

Buhari

Poverty as Nigeria’s new normal

  There is nothing more shocking than being freed from a prolonged season of delusive understanding. This veil over understanding is the reason why this generation...

FG declares Friday, Monday public holidays

The economics of public holidays

  The philosophy behind declaring public holidays is a laudable one. Public holidays are designed to commemorate and sometimes celebrate significant events. The...

NNPC to sign refineries revamp agreements soon- Rabiu

The merry-go-round on Nigeria’s refineries

On May 17th 2007, less than two weeks to the expiration of the President Olusegun Obasanjo’s administration, Aliko Dangote successfully bought the largest refinery in...

NPDC-Oil spill

Once a garden city, now a soot city

  It has been argued again and again that the primary responsibility of the government is to protect the people. Any government that cannot protect its citizens...

Dana-Airline-crash

Our aviation needs urgent attention

  Recent news from our aviation sector are everything but palatable. From the emergency door of Dana Air in Lagos to another Dana aircraft overshooting the runway...

87-year-old woman remanded in Kirikiri for allegedly peddling hemp

The leaders of today and the burdens of tomorrow

  “The Youths are the Leaders of Tomorrow” is a commonly used phrase to remind and inspire the young ones in the society to prepare for the future. That axiom...

Acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu

CPI: A case of motion without movement

  In 1991, three men conducted an experiment using computer graphics to show that it is possible to trigger motion without movement. In the paper titled “Motion...

Okechukwu-Enyinna-Enelamah

Using AGOA as a measure of readiness

  In recent times, the diversification of the Nigerian economy is arguably one of the most popular locutions in our economic circles. It is every so often...