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Kidnapping and Ransom Payment is the Most Thriving Industry in Nigeria – Bulama Buakrti

By Elyahya Bichi "...hardly will you meet a company that make 15 Million to 20 Million in a week in Nigeria, Kidnappers make more than that." Mr. Bulama In an interview with Mr. Alan Kasujja BBC Africa Channel (Africa Daily) on 22nd February, 2021, a Nigerian activist, Security Analyst and Analyst in the (Extremism

Interview: Eastern Security Network Not After Law-Abiding Fulani Herdsmen – Barr Ejimakor

Barr Aloy Ejimakor, the special counsel to the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), in this interview with Chinedu Aroh, says the Eastern Security Network is formed to checkmate ‘terrorist herdsmen’ and not those doing legitimate businesses in Eastern Nigeria. The excerpts. From your observations, is ESN against all kinds of grazing in

Profile: Joachim Ezeji – Social Entrepreneur and Water Resources Economist Bares His Mind

Note: In this profile of Joachim Ezeji, he shared with Global Sentinel, his expert views on water resources management, the controversial Water Resources Bill and other sundry issues. Introduction Dr. Joachim Ibeziako Ezeji is an award-winning social entrepreneur and water resources economist. He is the convener of the think tank -

Open Defecation: Despite Economic Constraints of COVID-19, this Corps Member Built Toilet for Community in Ekiti

*Says his passion is to help the poor... In this interview with Vanguard Community, Nwokedi Chiemezuo Emmanuel, a Corps member of 2019 Batch C Stream 1 who built a four-unit toilet for the people of Otun, Moba Local Government Area in Ekiti as part of his campaign against open defecation. In

Why Nigeria should keep leveraging relationship with China

Yunana Elijah, a Diplomatic and International Consultant is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Myyesman. In this interview with ENE OSHABA, he discusses China/Africa relationship, and how partnership is benefitting Nigeria economy. Tell us more about Myyesman Myyesman Limited is a company registered under the laws of Nigeria and having it's businesses

Borno state, Nigeria where “Children can draw assault rifle better than a football or an animal.”

By Mukaila Ola in Maiduguri  Gwoza, a garrison town in northeast Nigeria’s Borno state, is home to 60,000 people, many of them displaced from their homes elsewhere by the conflict. Living conditions are difficult, there is little humanitarian aid, and frequent clashes take place between the military and armed groups.

Interview: Tax is ‘Not a Joke’ in Nigeria–FIRS Boss

COVID-19 pandemic has impacted negatively on Government’s revenue sources. In June, 2020, the Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) shared a total of N696 billion to the three tiers of the Government of Nigeria. FIRS alone contributed 70 percent of the amount shared while other revenue generating Agencies altogether contributed 30

Why Almajiri, Boko Haram Can’t End Now — Sheik Usman Bauchi

Sheik Dahiru Usman Bauchi is a controversial Islamic Scholar and leader of almajiri in Nigeria. He is among the leaders of the Islamic Sufi group known as the Tijaniyyah in Nigeria. In this interview in Bauchi, the fiery cleric explained why Boko Haram and their violent attacks won’t end anytime soon.

Why Africa Should Champion for an End to 401 Years of Injustice against Black Race–African American

Rashad McCrorey is from Harlem, New York in the United States of America (USA). The African American is the owner of Africa Cross-Culture, a tourism company which takes black Americans to different countries in Africa, these countries include Egypt, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria and Rwanda. He is also a freelance journalist

Interview: We’ve Made Recommendations to Buhari on Reopening of Schools, Religious Centres – Boss Mustapha

Members of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 (PTF), on Sunday, met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. At the end of the meeting, the chairman of the task force, Boss Mustapha, spoke to journalists on their meeting with the president. Mr Mustapha, who is the Secretary to the

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