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  • February polls: Let’s just get it over with
  • If you know what the true meaning of transformation is, you’ll know how to vote in the presidential election
  • Dialogue with the CBN governor
  • Nigeria’s multiple crossroads
  • Two explanations of corruption by economists (3)  

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Investors weigh banks exposure as oil slump echo 2009 crises

Investors weigh banks exposure as oil slump echo 2009 crises

Nigerian banks are heavily exposed to the oil and gas sector, leaving investors wondering if the 54 percent slide in crude will ignite a bad loan crisis reminiscent of 2009. The six largest Nigerian banks, FBN Holdings, Zenith Bank, Guaranty…

Manufacturing job data show policy gaining traction

Manufacturing job data show policy gaining traction

The job creation performance of Nigeria’s manufacturing sector in 2014, particularly in the third quarter…

Nigeria decides 2015: Six quick points presidential candidates must discuss

Nigeria decides 2015: Six quick points presidential candidates must discuss

Nigeria’s incumbent president, Goodluck Jonathan and his main challenger at the February presidential elections ,…

Police spend $398m on bogus project as insecurity rages

Police spend $398m on bogus project as insecurity rages

The Ministry of Police Affairs has spent a total of $398 m to provide a…

Intelligence

Ownership mindset: The key to hearts & minds at work

Ownership mindset: The key to hearts & minds at work

While attending a market research seminar a consultant noticed the phone company employee sitting next…

BPP varsity, Nigeria Law School partner to boost capacity in legal education

BPP varsity, Nigeria Law School partner to boost capacity in legal education

BPP University one of Europe’s leading providers of professional education has partnered Nigerian Law School…

Supporting leadership influence and impact (4)

Supporting leadership influence and impact (4)

Leadership is persuasion, conciliation and patience. It’s a long, slow, tough work” (Dwight D. Eisenhower).…

British Council, EU varsities’ grant remain inaccessible as scarcity of research persist

British Council, EU varsities’ grant remain inaccessible as scarcity of research persist

Nigeria’s 2015 target on food sufficiency may suffer setback as the United Kingdom’s 150,000 pounds (N35,250,000) and European Union research grant of 3 million Euros (N654,000,000) meant to support research findings mainly in soil science to boost food production in…