IBB@80: What Legacies? By Igboeli Arinzechukwu

Posted by - August 23, 2021

It is with every ounce of innate joy that i celebrate the maradonic icon of our nation’s political history as he clocks 80 in a nation where life expectancy has been doing a topsy turvy and presently stands at 61 years for males and 63 for females. It means that Ibrahim Badamosi Babaginda has lived

Brent Crude Oil Prices to $66 Dollars

Posted by - April 15, 2021

        Igboeli Arinze, Awka- Crude oil prices, namely Brent crude moved upwards by 5 percent on yesterday after a report by two bodies namely the International Energy Agency, followed by US inventory data, boosted optimism about a upsurge in demand after the coronavirus pandemic induced lockdowns forced prices to go low. The

On The Igbo Presidency Project (1)

Posted by - April 9, 2021

By Igboeli Arinze- Come 2023, Nigerians will again troop to the polls to elect a leader that will succeed President Muhammadu Buhari, a northerner who will be finishing off two terms of four years each. This would then mean that barring any incidents either of the superlunary or manmade, Nigerians will have a new helmsman

In Innocent’s Death Nigeria Has Lost An Ambassador

Posted by - April 9, 2021

By Ikcehukwu Amaechi   Wheneverer a friend calls to announce the sudden death of another, the tendency is to be in denial as the mind intuitively refuses to process the information. That was exactly what happened when Eze Anaba, Editor of Vanguard, called at 11.53 pm on Saturday to announce the demise of Innocent Chukwuma.

APC Has Failed Nigeria- Sule Lamido

Posted by - March 8, 2021

Kennedy Efetobore, Port Harcourt- Former Jigawa State Governor, Alhaji Sule Lamido, has said that Nigeria is more divided under the All Progressives Congress led Federal Government. Lamido stated this while helping commission the Rumuji-lbaa-Obele-Isiokpo road in Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State.   Lamido alleged that in the five years of an APC  led

Servicing Debt with 60% Revenue Dangerous-Economist

Posted by - March 1, 2021

An economist, Paul Alaje, has warned that the nation’s servicing of debts with almost 60 per cent of earned revenue is dangerous and unsustainable.  The Federal Executive Council (FEC) had  recently approved to adjust the Debt to Gross Domestic Product (GDP) ratio from 25% to 40%. This means that it could expand the borrowing band

Anambra 2021: Dr. Nwankwo Is The Answer .By Zechariah Idigo

Posted by - February 27, 2021

As the road to Anambra 2021 descends on us , interested citizens of Anambra State like myself are keen on correcting the mistakes of 2013 and 2017 ; for us, the choice is clear; the people of Anambra State can not afford such errors anymore as one more slip and the state may never again

That Ohanaeze May Rise. By Igboeli Arinze

Posted by - January 26, 2021

  As Ohanaeze NdiIgbo gets a new leadership to steer its affairs for another two years it is imperative that members of the NdiIgbo commentariat as well as the academia begin to engage the George Obiozor led executive with ideas via which the Pan Igbo organization may positively impact the lives of NdiIgbo and help

Posted by - December 30, 2020

Igboeli Arinze, FCT- Kebbi State Governor, Senator Abubakar Bagudu, yesterday gave a high rating to the quality of rice being produced in the country, saying that Nigeria is now competitive in the production of the commodity. Bagudu, stated this in an interview with Arise News, the broadcast arm of THISDAY Newspapers, and said that unlike