Friday, February 19, 2021



The Kperogi affair and the road to totalitarianism, by Majeed Dahiru

Having failed to cover up its glaring failures in the economy, security and anti-corruption, with the most sophisticated propaganda machinery in the history of modern Nigeria, the Muhammadu Buhari administration has resorted to outright inducement,

How upcoming theatre directors, troupes revamp performance spectatorship

The economic meltdown in world over, no doubts have led to a scale down of budgets for leisure and entertainment, especially in Nigeria, where...

Turkey’s economy delivers pre-poll growth boost for Erdogan

Turkey's economy grew 7.4 percent in the first quarter, official statistics showed on Monday, in a reading hailed by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan two weeks ahead of elections but met with caution by economists.

NBS to release more reports on economy, prepares 179 in 2018

The National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, is to release no fewer than 179 reports on different sectors of the economy this year. According to the...

Buhari created 750,000 jobs for Nigerians within one year – Support Group

By Najib Sani, Bauchi The administration of President Muhammadu Buhari has created about 750, 000 jobs to the teeming citizens of Nigeria within just the...

CBN sells N173 billion treasury bills

The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has sold N172.85 billion ($550 million) at its first treasury bill sale of the year on Wednesday, with...

Shine a light on the gaps, by Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala & Janeen Madan

This essay is part of a special edition being published in partnership with Foreign Affairs, titled “African Farmers in the Digital Age.” This anthology...

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