August 15, 2018

How to Win – by Bode Agusto – April 2018

INTRODUCTION   Please let us start by debunking certain myths in our country. First, “Nigeria is an oil rich country.” False, because oil revenue per person […]
June 8, 2018

What we mean when we talk about change

Ayisha Osori Elections are close; it is time for politicians to share achievements to justify their re-election. There is a feverish litany of what has been […]
May 14, 2018

We Can’t Give Up On Democracy, By Ayisha Osori

The country is being fleeced to death and the government as usual model we have is not sustainable. Our options do not include the military taking […]
February 22, 2018

We can’t give up: the stakes are too high

Everyone knows: the protests in Nigeria are no longer just about the removal of fuel subsidy. We know, the government knows and each side knows that […]
February 22, 2018

Using the security to punish us In the name of security

Dear Mr. President: Do you ever drive around Abuja, may be at night after a hard day at work? Have you noticed anything absurd about the […]
February 22, 2018

Fixing the north – one state at a time

The truth is bitter and to criticize and point out flaws is easy. This easily sums up the reactions to last week’s “Legacies & the failed […]
February 22, 2018

The fruit from the tree (Part 2)

The fruit from the Nigerian tree so far has included one civil war, 5 coup d’états, at least 3 attempted coups, trillions of dollars lost to […]
January 26, 2018

It’s not just the judiciary; it’s the entire legal system!

A lot has been said and written lately about the Nigerian judiciary: its issues, challenges and what needs to be done to fix things and make […]
January 26, 2018

Is the Social Services Tax Fair?

I am torn between sympathy for the people of Rivers State who like most Nigerians do not seem to benefit from the taxes they pay or […]