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20-10-20: A day to not Forget

20-10-20: A day to not Forget

End SARS is a decentralized social movement and series of mass protests against police brutality in Nigeria. The slogan calls for the disbanding of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), a notorious unit of the Nigerian Police with a long record of abuses. The protests which take its name from the slogan started in 2017 as…

61 Years of Erratic Power Supply in Nigeria

61 Years of Erratic Power Supply in Nigeria

Nigeria at 61? what’s changed? It is a widely acknowledged fact that the erratic power supply in Nigeria is the bane of economic and industrial development in the country. With the abundant human and natural resources the country is blessed with, it becomes paradoxical that after one hundred years of existence and Sixty-One years of…

Security Crisis in Nigeria

Security Crisis in Nigeria

One of the fundamental human rights of the people in any given state is the right to security and this is why it is always provided for in the constitution of most sovereign states. Nigeria is not an exception, thus Section 14 (2) (b) of the Nigerian 1999 constitution states clearly that “the security and…

Inflation in Nigeria

Inflation in Nigeria

Surging inflation and rising prices pushed an estimated 7 million Nigerians below the poverty line in 2020 alone, according to the world bank. In its Nigeria Development Update (NDU) released, the Washington-based lender added that Nigeria’s economic growth is being hindered by food inflation, heightened insecurity, unemployment, and stalled reforms. According to the update, persistent…

Inflation in Nigeria

  Surging inflation and rising prices pushed an estimated 7 million Nigerians below the poverty line in 2020 alone, according to the world bank. In its Nigeria Development Update (NDU) released, the Washington-based lender added that Nigeria’s economic growth is being hindered by food inflation, heightened insecurity, unemployment, and stalled reforms. According to the update, persistent…

CYBER CRIME: IT’S PREVAILING NEGATIVE EFFECT ON NIGERIAN YOUTHS

CYBER CRIME: IT’S PREVAILING NEGATIVE EFFECT ON NIGERIAN YOUTHS

Every country has its fair share of security challenges. However, when these security challenges continue to grow with each passing day, then there is a need for urgent action. The introduction of these three major inventions; the computer, the internet, and the mobile phone as a new stream of communication technology has contributed to making…

2023 Presidency Election: Zoning, Should the Young Ones Be Given a Chance to Rule?

We have probably heard the saying “leaders of tomorrow” a trillion times used in describing the youths and teenagers. Are the youths and teens the leaders of tomorrow? If they are, why haven’t they been given a chance to lead or govern? Or are they to hijack powers from the older generation instead of a…

Prof. Yemi Osinbajo: Restructuring

For years, the former Attorney General of Lagos State has always been an advocate of a restructured Nigeria. The Vice Resident, Yemi Osinbajo shows concern on the issues of restructuring. Directing his concern to the Supreme court, he states that fiscal restructuring could serve as the bedrock for a restructured Nigeria. In the Vice President’s…

Miyetti Allah, North-to-South-Blockade: Some Critics Opinion

  Rising from the recent ethnic clash between the south-west and the northerners at the Sasha Market in Oyo State, prices of agricultural produces has been hiked and this has led to mixed reactions from the public as to how reasonable/genuine* the decision of the blockade is by the Amalgamated Union of Foodstuff and Cattle…

Hoodlums Set Sunday Igboho House On Fire

Hoodlums Set Sunday Igboho House On Fire

Hoodlums Set Sunday Igboho House On Fire The issue of herdsmen in the country is not at its peak. Every media outlet both print and the broadcast media even the new age media (social media) had something to say about it this week. Last week it was the news that the governor of Ondo State,…