Getting it right as a nation

No doubt, Nigeria has all the potentials needed for any country to attain greatness. However, this dream can never be attained on a platter of gold. We have to work hard for it. This formed was the line of argument put forward by Professor Ayodeji Olukoju, the Vice-Chancellor of the Caleb University, Lagos, while delivered the last Convocation Lecture More...

by - | Published 2 years ago
By - On Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

Rejuvenating legal education

The recent mass failure recorded at the last Final Bar Examination of the Nigerian Law School has remained a source of worry for two reasons. Firstly, it shows a serious decline in our legal education. Secondly, More...

By - On Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

Pending tasks before INEC

Going by the timeline of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), campaigns for presidential and National Assembly elections should commence this month as well as those for governorship and state houses More...

By - On Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

How to really alleviate poverty

“The problem with government credit facility is the high temptation of politicising credit scheme for the benefit of party faithful … This was a prejudice which originated from the wrong premise that loan facilities More...

By - On Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

Fayose, it’s time to work

In the last few weeks, new the Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has dissipated too much energy trading words with his predecessor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, over how Ekiti State, also known as the Fountain of More...

By - On Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

Towards a fearless future (2)

At the general session, Dr. Michael Lomax, President of the United Negro College Fund (UNCF), gave the third keynote presentation, where he reviewed the new PRIME Scholars’ Programme, a collaboration between the More...

By - On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Towards a fearless future

Knowing what happens in the future is something nobody can really boast of. The reason for this is very simple – nothing is certain – for only change itself is constant. This reality of life’s uncertainty More...

By - On Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

Saying bye, bye to hunger

Nigeria’s quest for food security and availability of abundant agricultural resources may be continue to be a mirage unless the human factor is properly taken care of and accorded its pride of place. The reality More...

By - On Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

2015: On printing of voters’ cards, new polling centres

As the nation moves closer to the election year, there are two contending issues that are worth discussing in view of their volatile nature and the misgivings that have already trailed them. We would recall that More...

By - On Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

Cleaning the mess in the Glass House

The imbroglio that engulfed the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) after the national team’s poor outing at the last World Cup appears to be assuming an embarrassing magnitude that should no longer be allowed More...

Get News Alerts