Category: Economy

WHEN WILL THE AGE OF AVIATION BEGIN IN NIGERIA – 2

WHEN WILL THE AGE OF AVIATION BEGIN IN NIGERIA – 2

“As a strategic weapon, time is the equivalent of money, productivity, quality or even innovation.” George Stalk, Jr.  Stalk should have added raw materials and infrastructure as well as knowledge to the list of...

WHEN WILL THE AGE OF AVIATION BEGIN IN NIGERIA?

WHEN WILL THE AGE OF AVIATION BEGIN IN NIGERIA?

“Against stupidity, the gods themselves struggle in vain.” Fredrick Von Schiller, 1759-1805. German philosopher.  The Dark Ages ended in Europe over three hundred years ago. Nigerian Historians of the future might eventually come to...

WHAT ON EARTH HAS BUHARI DONE WITH N9.61TN?

WHAT ON EARTH HAS BUHARI DONE WITH N9.61TN?

“Nigeria’s Debt hits N21.7tn” – DAILY INDEPENDENT. The terrifying news was released by the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, last week. According to the NBS, the nation’s debt which stood at N12.12tn on June...

POORER NOW RICHER IN THE LONG RUN.

POORER NOW RICHER IN THE LONG RUN.

“The economist, like anyone else must concern himself with the ultimate aims of man.” Alfred Marshall, 1842-1924. Alfred Marshall, the father of classical economics and the person who pointed out the principles of comparative...

GOVT ADMITS FRAUD IN SIP: MATTERS ARISING – 2

GOVT ADMITS FRAUD IN SIP: MATTERS ARISING – 2

“It was beautiful and simple as all truly great swindles are.” O. Henry, 1862-1910, American Writer, IN THE HEART OF THE WEST O Henry was writing about how in several states of America public...

GOVT ADMITS FRAUD IN SIP: MATTERS ARISING.

GOVT ADMITS FRAUD IN SIP: MATTERS ARISING.

“If you shut up truth and bury it underground, it will but grow and gather to itself such explosive power that the day it bursts through, it will blow up everything in its way.”...

THE LOOMING FAMINE IN NIGERIA

THE LOOMING FAMINE IN NIGERIA

The Federal Minister for Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, has been in the news for the widely rejected proposal to create cattle colonies in all the states of Nigeria. Soon, he and...

WHEN SILENCE IS NOT GOLDEN ON 2018 BUDGET

WHEN SILENCE IS NOT GOLDEN ON 2018 BUDGET

“The economist, like anyone else, must concern himself with the fate of man.” Alfred Marshall, 1842-1924, British Economist.  Granted the horrors of the killings in Benue, Kaduna and Taraba are too important to be...