Africa Is Refuting the Usual Economic Pessimism

IAN BIRRELL | 2014-04-20
Africa Is Refuting the Usual Economic Pessimism

Even as Nigeria battles Islamist terrorism, this remarkably entrepreneurial nation is racing ahead.

We'll Overcome All Retrogressive And Divisive Forces, President Jonathan Assures Nigerians At Easter

NVS Press Release / State House | 2014-04-20
We'll Overcome All Retrogressive And Divisive Forces, President Jonathan Assures Nigerians At Easter

I greet you all, especially our Christian brothers and sisters who are celebrating Easter and commemorating the resurrection of Jesus Christ today.

The Filth Called Boko Haram And A Season Of Shame

Femi Fani-Kayode | 2014-04-20
The Filth Called Boko Haram And A Season Of Shame

Permit me to begin this contribution with some basic truisms: firstly that God is great and that He alone forges the destiny of nations and rules in the affairs of men.

A Memo to the Northern Governors Forum

Murtala H. Nyako | 2014-04-20
A Memo to the Northern Governors Forum

The adverse security situation in Northern Nigeria in particular and Nigeria in general is being felt by all of us.

Boko Haram isn't the problem, Jonathanians are

ADEPOJU, Paul | 2014-04-20
 Boko Haram isn't the problem, Jonathanians are

Even though I strive daily to look the other way when it comes to news emanating from Nigeria’s political arena, I fight a bigger battle within myself keeping quiet as Jonathanians attempt to defend what shouldn’t be defended.

Easter - A Time for Renewed Hope - Princewill

NVS Press Release / Tonye Princewill | 2014-04-20
Easter  - A Time for Renewed Hope  - Princewill

Easter is a significant time in the Christian calendar, as it marks the season of renewed Hope. Nigeria is going through trying times, but our assurance of victory through Christ Jesus should be our encouragement.


 

The Politics of Life and Death

The Politics of Life and Death

Fellow Nigerians, these are not the best of times for our long-suffering country. I don’t even know where to start from. I have been in this state of stupor and confusion since the bomb blast of last Monday near Abuja.