Category: Opinion/Editorial

Department of State Reports: Mele Kyari; Making Nigeria Proud Through Accountability and Transparency

By Adewole Kehinde I recently came across the “2020 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices: Nigeria” published by the United States of America Department of State. Going through the Executive Summary, Section 4: Corruption and Lack of Transparency in Government caught my attention and I will quote the particular paragraph: “In June the Nigeria National…

ESN and the Planned Massacre of Ndigbo in the North

By Obinna Akukwe I want to warn the operatives of the Eastern Security Network, ESN, a subsidiary of Indigenous Peoples of Biafra IPOB, that some of their activities which include the killing of Hausa-Fulani traders’ and the destruction of their properties and camps in the South East, will soon lead to the massacre of Ndigbo…

2023: Zoning Rivers APC Guber Slot to the Riverine is Fair, Equitable – Eze

As tongues continue to wag over the unequivocal restatement of the Minister of Transportation and South-South Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Chibuike Amaechi, of his position to support the emergence of a Rivers Governor from the riverine communities in the 2023 elections, erstwhile National Publicity Secretary of the defunct New Peoples Democratic Party (nPDP)…

Advocating for Nigerian Media Monitoring and Measurement Association (NiMMA)

By Queen Nwabueze One revolution that happened in the public relations ‘sector’ is the reality that there are now Independent PR measurement and evaluation consultancies who can prove Public Relations ROO (Return on Objective) for good. Over the years, measuring the true value of Public Relations has been the biggest challenge for the marketing communicator.…

Nine Reasons Why Refineries’ Rehabilitation Is Justified

By Adewole Kehinde It is no longer news that the Federal Executive Council on Wednesday, 17th March, 2021 approved the sum of $1.5 billion for the rehabilitation of the Port Harcourt Refinery Company Ltd. Unfortunately, some personalities like Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, Gov Nyesom Wike, Activist Aisha Yesufu, Senator Dino Melaye, and Former Gov…

VFD boss urges young Nigerians to take advantage of the TEF Entrepreneurship Programme

Nonso Okpala, VFD Group Boss jumps on the #TEFChallenge in an interview and spoke on the importance of the 2021 TEF Entrepreneurship Programme for young entrepreneurs. What were you up to before this call came in? Well, my morning rituals of responding to emails, a thousand and one of them. But I think I’m almost…