Monthly Archive: October 2017

THANKS MINISTER AUDU OGBEH FOR THE YAM INITIATIVE. –1

THANKS MINISTER AUDU OGBEH FOR THE YAM INITIATIVE. –1

“Many of life’s failures are men who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” Thomas Edison, 1847-1931. US inventor. To which President Theodore Roosevelt, 1858-1919, added that “He...

WHY FAYOSE SHOULD RUN FOR PRESIDENT

WHY FAYOSE SHOULD RUN FOR PRESIDENT

 Governor Fayose’s decision to run for the presidency in 2019 has predictably induced the sort of loud condemnation that should be expected from Nigerians. Even those who are not card-carrying members of the Peoples...

SENATE IS IN A FIX ON $5 BILLION LOAN REQUEST

SENATE IS IN A FIX ON $5 BILLION LOAN REQUEST

“So, if you have continuing rise in debt, the interest payment will rise, and then, it will consume a large part of any revenue that you collect and you won’t  be able to use...

BUHARI SWINDLES THE SOUTH

BUHARI SWINDLES THE SOUTH

“You know, in my very first meeting with President Buhari, he said he would like us to shift our focus to the northern region of Nigeria and we have done that. Now, it has...

WHAT IS IT ABOUT OIL  THAT IT REVEALS THE WORST IN US?

WHAT IS IT ABOUT OIL THAT IT REVEALS THE WORST IN US?

“I know this bravado management style runs contrary to the cleansing operations you engaged me to carry out at the inception of your administration. This is also not in consonance with your own renowned...

BUDGET 2018 TO BE SUBMITTED IN JANUARY? — 2

BUDGET 2018 TO BE SUBMITTED IN JANUARY? — 2

“The more things change, the more they remain the same” — especially in Nigeria. No single budget was fully implemented since 1999. In 2016, a new twist was added to budgetary lawlessness. Funds from...

THANK GOD FOR ATIKU AND FAYOSE

THANK GOD FOR ATIKU AND FAYOSE

 Power at the top is white hot. It is not for the timid. Leadership is also not for those contented to follow the crowd – usually of human sheep. With the 2019 elections only...

BUDGET 2018 TO BE SUBMITTED IN JANUARY? — 1

BUDGET 2018 TO BE SUBMITTED IN JANUARY? — 1

“For 2018, the Federal Government part of it has been concluded with hope that it will be submitted to the National Assembly in January.” Aso Vakporoye, Deputy Director, Economic Growth, Ministry of Budget and...

NO ALTERNATIVE TO AIRPORT CONCESSIONING

NO ALTERNATIVE TO AIRPORT CONCESSIONING

 “Better late than never” remains the word of wisdom when a measure long delayed had caused immeasurable damages to a nation until it can no longer be avoided. For too long and out of...

THE PRESIDENTS WE NEED FROM 2019.

THE PRESIDENTS WE NEED FROM 2019.

“The future does not belong to those who are content with today….timid and fearful in the face of new ideas and bold projects.” Late Senator Robert Kennedy, brother of President Kennedy, both killed by...