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Resolving The Corruption Albatross - The Tide

Today, October 1, 2017 marks the 57th birthday of the nation, Nigeria. Born October 1, 1960, Nigeria has been saddled with avalanche of problems in her quest to achieve laudable political administration, crime and crisis management and infrastructural ...and more »

2019: 'Hypocrisy' of political class on restructuring unmasked - The Punch

Less than 18 months to the 2019 elections, some politicians who were once opposed to or quiet on restructuring have started making a U-turn, an action that political pundits have tagged as hypocrisy. JESUSEGUN ALAGBE writes. In his 1968 book, The ...and more »

Nigeria at 57: President's speech reveals his deep seated grudges, unmitigated hatred for Igbos – HURIWA - Daily Post Nigeria

A pro- Democracy and Non-Governmental organisation-HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has dismissed the October 1st 2017 57th Independence broadcast by President Muhammadu Buhari as substantially deficient in ...and more »

IPOB members remove Biafra flags from cars, to wear black today - The Punch

CHIDIEBUBE OKEOMA, Clement Nnachi and Ogbonnaya Ikokwu. Leaders and members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra in the South-East have been holding secret meetings to avoid arrest by the military and other security agancies in the ...and more »

Full text of Independence broadcast by President Muhammadu Buhari - Daily Post Nigeria

My dear Nigerians,. October 1st remains a special date for all Nigerians as this marks the day when we attained one of the most precious of human desires — freedom. Over the years the country has gone through trials and tribulations, but October 1st ...and more »

Nigerian newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Sunday morning - Daily Post Nigeria

Good morning! Here is today's summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. President Muhammadu Buhari has said the clamour for restructuring gave some groups which he described as “highly irresponsible” the opportunity to begin to call for the breakup of the ...and more »

The Political Manipulation of Nigerians - THISDAY Newspapers

Nigeria is 57, going by the year of independence, and the consensus in every corner is that we can be, and should have been, better than this. I have not met a single person who said this is the best we can be. Our economic and development indices at ...and more »

Restructuring: The buck stops at your table, Pastor Bakare tells Buhari - The News

Ayorinde Oluokun/Abuja. Pastor Tunde Bakare, the Serving Overseer of the Latter Rain Assembly and Convener, Save Nigeria Group (SNG) has said the responsibility for initiating far-reaching structural, institutional and constitutional changes, which, he ...and more »

Four highlights from Buhari's independence day speech - TheCable

In his second independence day speech, President Muhammadu Buhari spoke on issues of interest ranging from calls for restructuring, the federal government's diversification policy for the economy, institutional reforms in the nation's political ...and more »

Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Monday morning - Daily Post Nigeria

Good morning! Here is today's summary from Nigerian Newspapers. 1. Nigeria yesterday, October first celebrated her 57th independence anniversary in a peaceful atmosphere. Prominent Nigerians in a goodwill messages assured that the best is yet to come ...and more »