FOR THE RECORD: We need not go the way Yugoslavia or Sudan — Obasanjo

The ex-Nigerian leader in this piece celebrates the life and work of Fasehun both as a medical practitioner and leader. Fasehun: His life, work,...

For the records: Enough is enough! Nnia Nwodo’s open letter to IG of Police

AN OPEN LETTER TO THE INSPECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE THE ROAD TO ANARCHY It is with a heart full of trepidation and responsibility that Ohanaeze Ndigbo...

Biafra Never Again! By Prof Wole Soyinka

Full text of keynote speech delivered by Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the end of the...

Beyond politics: An economic narrative for West Africa – by John Mahama 

For the records •Being a text of 7th Realnews Magazine anniversary lecture by Mr. John Mahama, former President of Ghana •Distinguished Chairman, Dr. Mansur Muhtar, former...

ECONOMIC AND INSTITUTIONAL RESTRUCTURING FOR THE NEXT NIGERIA

By Prof. Chukwuma Charles Soludo, CFR Speech delivered at The Platform on “Re-Designing the Nigerian Economy with New Ideas”; The Covenant Place, Beside the National...

Buhari blames past leaders for economic woes in independence speech

Nigeria's president, Muhammadu Buhari, has once again, placed the blame for the country's struggling economy on "past administrations" which he said, failed to pursue...

Mutually destructive hate defines Nigeria’s story at 59

By Elliot Uko As the country turns 59, Nigerians, sadly, will humour themselves once more, celebrating another anniversary of our independence from Britain. Political, religious,...

Maduka Onyishi: The transport czar who saw tomorrow

From a poor student who eventually had to quit school for want of money, to a labourer, a bus conductor, a driver, to founding...

Economic patriotism is never a valid strategy – Rewane

...says Forex restriction on food import creating more uncertainty  CEO of Financial Derivatives Company, Bismarck Rewane has argued that the Nigerian government's idea of economic...