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MIDTERM: With 105 bills, south south senators come 4th on zonal bills chart

OrderPaperToday- Senators from the south-south geopolitical zone of the country place fourth in terms of bills sponsored on a zonal basis. The region has a...
Local government autonomy key

Local government autonomy, key to true federalism

Constitutionally Local Government Areas (LGAs) are considered as the third tier of government with specific powers and functions to facilitate good governance and ensure...
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Key provisions of climate change bill passed by Reps

By Sam Onuigbo FCIS, FNIM As you are aware, Nigeria and the rest of the world face a huge existential challenge due to the impacts...
Twitter and electoral choices

Assessing Nigerian Government’s Ban of Twitter

I am in the extreme late 30s, and Nigerians my age or younger have never been blessed with any form of good leadership in...
Otive examines review of 1999 constitution

Recurrent Issues in the Review of the 1999 Constitution of Nigeria

By Otive Igbuzor, PhD INTRODUCTION   Historically, all over the world, there has been concern about what system of government will be good for people. Various...
energy transition has risks and rewards

Energy transition and opportunities for Nigeria

By Ogheneganre Eyankware  “The world is transiting, there will be no buyers for Nigeria’s oil and gas in the recent future because renewables are taking...
Pantami divides Reps

PANTAMI: Can Nigeria be saved from religion?

Gradually, the whirlwind of religion is pushing Nigeria towards the point of no return. When the incumbent president, General Buhari, said in early 2015...
petroleum products smuggling persists

Petroleum products smuggling and regulatory gaps

By Oghenegare Eyankware Since the inception of oil and gas exploration and production in Nigeria, there has been lack of availability of reliable data of...
Pantami asked to resign in Reps

OPINION: Why Pantami must go

Nobody is denying that Isa Ali Pantami, Nigeria’s minister of communications and digital economy has been a terrorist sympathiser, who at least aided and...
Senate on psychiatric hospitals

OPINION: Oloriegbe got it wrong on covid-19 committee

By Edwin Uhara Following the successful transition of the Presidential Taskforce on Covid-19 to a Presidential Steering Committee on Covid-19, I have come across several...