Opinion

Of Goats and Cassava-Eating People In the National Assembly, By Gbolahan Gbadamosi

In organising towards 2019, Nigerians can make the political parties and the world learn a new lesson in democracy through their votes. We could set a new record. We can, in one fell swoop, remove all our current legislators and reject anyone who has previously been in the National Assembly.…
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Guest Columns

Nigeria’s Economic Management: Between Hindsight and Rascality, By ‘Tope Fasua

In this season where everyone has an opinion – and that is okay – one can only urge caution lest the benefit of hindsight (20-20 vision) propels some people into reckless claims and statements. Managing the economy has never been child’s play, least of all now. In fact, the solutions…
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Columns

The Mess Gets Messier, By Zainab Suleiman Okino

- Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau In the face of the myriad of problems the country is faced with, it is disheartening that the authorities at the executive and legislative levels only engage in trivial supremacy battles, personality clashes and ego tripping, while serious issues of national concern are downplayed…
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Opinion

Diarrhoea, Rotavirus Vaccine and Nigerian Lawmakers, By Simbo Olorunfemi

...the quality of those who make it to the legislature at all levels calls for serious examination. How can you make laws when you are not knowledgeable enough about the challenges and opportunities that you are seeking to address? This Senate is doomed in the hands of the pall-bearers who…
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