When universities operate on erratic academic calendar, quality suffers and students cannot tell precisely when they would graduate.
I couldn’t help it. As soon as the new figures conjured by Dr Okonjo-Iweala out of Nigeria’s “rebased” Gross Domestic Product exercise came out, I shouted abracadabra! Then I chanted, “Come and see Ah-meri-ka wonder! Come and see Ah-meri-ka wo
So, what do we do to tackle the pressing problem of youth unemployment in Nigeria so that we don’t breed an army of despondent young people who may become pawns in the hands of terrorists and religious extremists of every hue?
There is no military solution to Boko Haram threat. It does not mean that a 100-year war is inevitable. Nigeria can end the BH menace in a year or less if it were to summon the political will to do so.
All is now set for the unveiling of an anthology featuring striking poems from 36 distinguished poets from Nigeria. Some of the poets are J. P. Clark-Bekederemo, Remi Raji-Oyelade,Akeem Lasisi, Tolu Ogunlesi, Jumoke Verissimo and Adebayo Lamikanra.