OPINION

Nigeria’s Electricity Problem: FG Vs. DisCos, By Reuben Abati

Here is the main problem with Nigeria’s electricity sector: Nigeria is Africa’s most populous nation, but it has failed consistently to generate, transmit...

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...

Nigeria now haven for fake products

By OnogwuIsah Muhammed Over the weekend, I used three different samples of wire cables to conduct an experiment after the loss of my electric pressing...

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....

Those Unwanted Text Messages

By Arnold Alalibo It is not an experience one enjoys  sharing with anyone. It is something...

Fighting the Scourge of Fake Medicines

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

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...

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....

From these robbers called discos

Chris Ubah In the beginning it was called Nigeria Electricity Supply Company (NESCO) and became Electric Corporation of Nigeria (ECN) five decades later. After about...

Imperative of self-sufficiency in local food production

By Barau Emmanuel The 2008 Chinese Milk Scandal brought the story home with regards to concerns about the safety and otherwise of imported food items...