All Fingers Are Not Equal, But How Unequal Should They Be?

“Nigeria has the unenviable position of being at the bottom of the Commitment to Reducing Inequality (CRI) Index. Its social spending (on...

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Diversification of The Economy? Yes, But

OUTSIDE THE BOX BY ALEX OTTI “Planning is an unnatural process. It is much more fun to do something else. The nicest thing about not...

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Still On the Diversification of the Economy

OUTSIDE THE BOX -By Alex Otti “In preparing for battle, I have always found that plans are useless but planning is indispensable”Dwight...

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The Fiscal Side of Things

OUTSIDE THE BOX BY ALEX OTTI , “We are moving towards a (complex) global economy. One way of approaching that is to pull the covers over...

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Anambra: If It’s Not Broken, Don’t Mend It

Credit for the title of today’s piece goes to the erudite and brilliant scholar and former Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Professor...

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Welcome to the “Generation of Idiots”

“I fear the day that technology will surpass our human interaction. The world will have a generation of idiots.” Albert Einstein. The...

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Zuma: At Last, The Statue Falls

“Disregard any rumor that Zuma has stepped down! I visited him in Owerri this morning and he is still standing there” For a split...

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If You Travel You’ll Die, If You Don’t You’ll Die

“Fellow Nigerians, finally, we have dutifully intervened to save this nation from imminent collapse. We therefore expect all Nigerians,...

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Curbing Human Trafficking Between Nigeria and the UK

Exactly a week ago, on Monday, April 30, 2018, Dr. May Ikeora presented her book titled “Bilateral Cooperation and Human Trafficking,...

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Industrialisation and Development Are Siamese Twins

“When you were making excuses someone else was making enterprise.” ― Amit Kalantri, in ‘Wealth of Words’   To set the...

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