Ibo proverb

when a man has ten yams and announces loudly that he has thirty yams, after eating his ten yams, he will eat twenty lies.

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What next for Brexit

The case for delay and reflection on the issue of Art.50. The Brexit campaign did not articulate a single narrative or option for the UK post Brexit. There are various options on the table most leading to the same state of affairs as remaining in the EU while the drift option is inimical to the …

David Cameron 

Enoch Powell once said every political career ends in failure. The Politician who most exemplifies this quote in current times is Prime Minister David Cameron. The carcass of his political life is littered with stench of failure which is usually slow burning.  On his watch and ill leadership, Libya was set on fire whose flame is …

Lost Year in Nigeria Under Buhari Leaves Economy on Knees

Muhammadu Buhari took office as Nigeria’s president a year ago on a wave of optimism that the ex-military ruler could revive a nation battered by falling oil prices and decades of corruption. Now, Africa’s biggest economy is on its knees and Buhari has been forced to throw in the towel on a central pillar of his …

Nigeria Faces Recession Risk as GDP Shrinks in First Quarter

Nigeria’s economy risks falling into recession after it shrank in the first quarter as oil output slumped and the manufacturing, financial and real estate industries declined. Gross domestic product in Africa’s largest economy contracted by 0.36 percent from a year earlier, the Abuja-based National Bureau of Statistics said in an e-mailed statement on Friday. This …

How to turn Nigeria into an entrepreneurship paradise

Entrepreneurship has been with us since time immemorial, this can be traced back to the time of trade by batter, Charles Anudu, Founder, Swift Network, told CNBC Africa. Anudu says Nigeria was an entrepreneurship paradise adding prospective entrepreneurs had many areas to explore for opportunities. “There are a lot of things that can be improved …