Budget 2017, Between The Rock And a Very Hard Surface

This intervention is not about the fact that it took about six months for the National Assembly to pass the 2017 budget which was sent to...

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Stagflation, Fragility and Arrested Development of the Nigerian Economy

On Friday, March 10, 2017, I was one of the speakers at the Vanguard Economic Discourse where the erudite Prof. Charles Chukwuma Soludo...

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It’s All About Buying And Selling

It would not be difficult to understand why as an Igbo man, I am writing about buying and selling. That is the vocation of majority of my...

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The EGRP Sure Sounds Like a Plan

“Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four hours, sharpening the axe” Abraham Lincoln. On the 5th of April,...

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No Madam, Please Let’s Not Go There

  “A democracy cannot exist as a permanent form of government. It can only exist until the voters discover that they can vote themselves...

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Teacher, Don’t Teach Me Nonsense – III

“This is it, a classic condemnation of the unreasonable first prize of some talent-based competitions: Big Brother Africa, sponsored by...

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