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Tweet   Written By Dr Inyang Oduok    Opponents of Amakpe refineries are on the pew. Barely a few minutes after Amakpe’s press release, they rocketed into prominence with misguided skepticism -sounding like prophets of doom. With no known prior record of ownership of a refinery business to their credit,...

Tweet Prof Oladapo Afolabi Probably worried that in the next few weeks the exit of Professor Oladapo Afolabi as the Head of Service of the Federation [HoS], will mean a total non accommodation of Yoruba Nation in President Goodluck Jonathan’s government as they would have been comprehensively relegated to the background in the political scheme of things; the Yoruba...

Tweet Fuel Pump  By Ikechukwu A. Ogu The following are incontrovertible facts about the Nigerian electricity sector: there is either no or epileptic electricity supply in about 90% of Nigerian homes and offices which, thus, depend on generators and spend fortunes fuelling same; Nigerians pay through the nose for electricity never supplied; the problem is more of Power...

Tweet By C. Don Adinuba “Failed state” is a term popularized by Bill Clinton following the coinage in 1993 in an essay in Foreign Policy by two American political scientists to describe countries whose governments do not enjoy legitimacy or control over all their territories, and do not provide the people with security, and do not fulfill primary obligations to the...

Tweet Information available to 247ureports.com indicates that the leader of MASSOB, Chief Ralph Uwazurike has been remanded in prison along with 280 members of MASSOB who were arrested yesterday [August 24, 2011] at the award event in Enugu. They were charged for treason at an Enugu State Magistrate court on Thursday August 25, 2011. Bail was denied and the case was...