OPINION

Electricity Supply: State Govts, Consumers Not Playing their Roles

Change management is not a sprint. It is a marathon. This is the context in which I propose to speak today and...

Fighting the Scourge of Fake Medicines

By Ashifi Gogo When a mother walks into a pharmacy to pick up medicine for her baby, she...

Our Overcrowded Trains

AFTER many years in the cooler, our rail system began to undergo a revival through efforts which began with the President Olusegun Obasanjo regime....

What We Eat Must Not Eat Us – Nnimmo Bassey

The key myths by which citizens are sold the idea of GMOs as being desirable include that they provide the most assured way of...

Nigeria’s GDP/CPI, the Vexatious Recession and the Role of Successive Governments

By Emmanuel Undie In light of the current recession and entire brouhaha over the state of our economy, it may be pertinent to take a...

When Nigerian Biotech Experts Met

  By Nnimmo Bassey   Three Nigerian ministries had top level representation at the Biotechnology and Biosafety Experts Meeting at Sheraton Hotel, Abuja on 15 August 2016....

The Nigeria Power Situation: Hindsight, Insight and Foresight

My last post on the Nigeria power industry was a reaction to a Vanguard article by the Minister of Power. It was an article...

Saving The Naira by Nosa Igiebor

It is now eons ago that the Naira was a respectable and widely accepted currency. It did not only exude strength, it had the...

Oil, power and environment in the 2016 national budget, by...

We applaud the leadership of the Nigerian National Assembly (NASS) for convoking a consultation with civil society over the 2016 National budget. This level...

The Made in Nigeria Campaign – Reuben Abati

There has been renewed talk lately about the need for Nigerians to patronize locally made goods, (someone should have added… and services!). Championed by...