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    Fixing The Trouble With Nigeria

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    President Muhammadu Buhari’s style of leadership, despite lots of criticism, could well turn out to be just what Nigeria needs at this stage in her development. In Chinua Achebe’s 1983 book ‘The Trouble with Nigeria’, he states that social miracles could happen. He said this right after he famously and vehemently declared that “the trouble…

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    For The CBN, Have The Chickens Finally Come Home To Roost?

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    So Nigeria has not fallen over because it was de-listed from the J.P Morgan Emerging Markets, Government Bond Index (EM-GBI). JP Morgan suggested that Nigeria’s foreign exchange regime has lacked desirable levels of liquidity and transparency; they also suggested that Nigeria lacked a fully functional two-way market. CBN refuted the JP Morgan claims avowing that…

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  • Shall We Tell The President?

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    Nigerians suspect that a colossal amount was spent during the just concluded general elections but figuring out even a ballpark figure would have been anyone’s guess that is until according to media reports, His Excellency, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, revealed to the nation that he had “given” over…

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  • Shall We Tell The President?

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    Nigerians suspect that a colossal amount was spent during the just concluded general elections but figuring out even a ballpark figure would have been anyone’s guess that is until according to media reports, His Excellency, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, revealed to the nation that he had “given” over…

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  • Judicial Activism As Final Arbiter

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    The activism of Prof. Attahiru Jega, Chairman of Nigeria’s Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) earned him the appellation, “Man of the Moment”. The recently concluded 2015 elections have generally been characterized by increased activism of stakeholders especially Nigerian citizens who deserve special commendation for doing all they could to express their frustrations via the ballot…

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