Budget 2021: When figures lie

By UCHE CHRISThere are two things mortally wrong with the 2021 budget presented last Thursday by President Buhari to the joint session of the...

Guest Columnist: Budget 2021: Between wishful thinking and expediency

By BONIFACE CHIZEA The President, as was projected, presented the 2021 Budget of Economic Recovery and Resilience to a joint session of the National Assembly...

So what is restructuring?

By RICHARD MAMMAH By the day, the clamour for its actualization is becoming increasingly louder. From the likes of former Presidents Ibrahim Babangida and Olusegun...

Edo: 2023 and imperative of southern presidency

BY UCHE CHRIS Most southerners are gloating over the Edo election victory for the PDP as if it was a ‘miracle’ of a sort; well...

The Muslim North, The Aburi Accord and the Survival of Nigeria!

By OBUNIKE NWOSU If the truth is told, with all due respect, the over-indulgence of the Moslem North(to be highlighted presently) by the rest of...

History and Femi Adesina’s moral burden

By UCHE CHRIS The past week has been very traumatic both for the nation, and particularly for the presidency and its spokespersons, personified by Mr....

Democracy and its discontents

Why Mali may be the path to the future and salvation of Africa By UCHE CHRIS Last month’s military coup in Mali, our West Africa neighbour...

Nigeria: 2023 and the North’s shopping list

By RICHARD MAMMAH For those who have eyes to see, the Nigerian polity has finally waltzed its way into a bind. Years of papering over...

eye on power: Naira rate and Emefiele’s headache Part 2

The CBN governor committed to maintain stable naira rate in June 2019; he should explain what went wrong! By UCHE CHRIS When Mr Godwin Emefiele, the...