Category: Special Reports

Allen Onyema, Air Peace Against US Department of Justice: Points to Ponder

By Emmanuel N. Emenyonu• The Nigerian media space went agog when the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia Atlanta Division on November 19,...

How Co-operatives Support Development in African Economies

•By Edward Israel-Ayide• The rapid advancement of mechanisation from the mid-1700s to the early 1800s, which is now considered as the Industrial Revolution, resulted...

The Danger of Unequal Criminal Justice System in Nigeria

Being the Text of the Public Lecture delivered by FEMI FALANA (SAN) to Mark the 20thEdition of Bishop Mike Okonkwo Annual Lecture at Muson Centre, Onikan, Lagos on...

Projections for Several Countries Show Poverty is Likely to Increase, Says Malpass

World Bank Group President DAVID MALPASS on Friday delivered a speech to the Plenary Session of the Annual Meetings of the Board of Governors. Excerpts… Chairman...

Int’l Day Of Girl: Celebrating Opportunity, Gender Equality

BY OLUWAKEMI SODEHINDE• “If you educate a man, you educate an individual. But if you educate a woman/girl, you educate a nation.” This well-known African proverb...

Unsafe Abortions Surge in Northern Nigeria with Boko Haram Chaos

Kellu became pregnant after a Nigerian soldier offered her food and shelter in exchange for sex. But the destitute teenager – who lost her family when Boko Haram...

How Ihedioha is Fixing Collapsed Roads in Imo

By Chibuike Onyeukwu• In the course of a recent interview with a prominent citizen of Imo state and front line politician, a journalist with one of the leading...

Communiqué for the Global Maritime Security Conference 2019

1In view of the reported incidents of insecurity in the GoG, the interconnectedness of the maritime environment and the shared responsibility for effective ocean...

Brexit, Boris, Politicking & Other Matters and the Import for Africa

With heightened fury over Brexit and politicking, a London based lawyer and Principal, Ennon & Co Solicitors, ADEDEJI ADEJOBI lends his voice to the conversation...

Buhari Wants Action against Xenophobia, Abject Poverty in His Speech at UNGA

President Muhammadu Buhari gives his speech at 74th Session of the UN General Assembly in New York, the United States on September 24, 2019. President’s full speech:...