Thanks Nigerians - Vanguard Editorial

NIGERIANS are determined to save their country. They may never get credit for the efforts they make to get the country going, but there are instances when the Nigerian spirit is too obvious to ignore. March 28 was one of such days when the patriotism of…Read More

Criminal Borrowings & Governance Deficiencies in Nigeria [1]

From our recent study of the state of public governance in Nigeria’s six geopolitical zones and the Federal Capital Territory, criminal borrowings are common place in Nigeria’s three axis of wealth: Lagos State, the South-south or Oil Niger Delta and the…Read More

Nigeria Loses N433.62bn through Oil Theft Yearly

Nigeria Loses N433.62bn through Oil Theft Yearly, says Chief of Naval Staff, Rear Admiral Usman Jibrin The Nigerian Navy Tuesday told the Senate Committee on Navy that the nation currently loses as many as 100, 000 barrels of crude oil at the estimated cost…Read More

Jonathan: Playing with the Destiny of a People

One of the biggest investments in the whole of the Southeast is the integrated 141 Megawatt Aba Power Project built by Geometric Power Ltd at the cost of well over $500million. It has been completed but cannot start commercial operations be­cause the…Read More

N15b Fraud: EFCC Arrests Nyako's Son

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested, Abdulaziz Nyako, son of impeached Adamawa State Governor, Murtala Nyako over the looting of the state’s funds to the tune of N15billion. Abdulaziz, who was last week declared wanted by the EFCC…Read More

Boko haram rampaging in northeast Nigeria with no troops to defend people

Islamic extremists are rampaging through villages in northeastern Nigeria, killing, burning and looting with no troops protecting civilians, fleeing villagers said Wednesday. The Nigerian Army remains largely absent as the militant group Boko Haram continues…Read More

General Buhari Must Show His Certificate

Did the APC Presidential candidate, General Muhammadu Buhari satisfy the statutory requirements to contest this year’s presidential election? Section 131 of Nigeria's 1999 Constitution provides that “A person shall be qualified for election to the office of…Read More
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