Three years ago, Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), a state-backed "bad bank" established in 2009, took on more than 132 billion naira ($663 million) of debts from 12 Nigerian airlines including the biggest carrier, Arik, and Aero.
The typical African man would find the notion of a woman being equal to him laughable. That is because he is African and this is Africa. Africa where a wife is considered part of her husband's property...
This hegemonic power did not put into consideration the feelings of the different tribes making up the created stated. In short, the formation of our country Nigeria is the result of the egocentric influence of colonial masters.
In the streets, churches and corridors of power, from Uganda in the east to Zimbabwe in the south and Nigeria and Liberia in the west, the chorus of homophobic disapproval at the landmark U.S. decision rang out loud and clear.
Suspected killers of the an ex-Vice Chancellor of Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA), Prof Albert Ilemobade, have said they killed him so they could steal and sell his Red Toyota RAV4 Jeep.
Prayer and fasting cannot substitute knowledge, hence the need for Nigeria to invest aggressively in the education sector if it wants rapid development, says the Chancellor, Covenant University, Ota, Dr David Oyedepo.
More flak has come the way of the Secretary of the National Universities Commission (NUC), Prof. Julius Okojie, as the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), on Thursday protested the removal of staff of university Staff Primary Schools from universities' payrolls.