. Nsima Ekere, MD, NDDC  _____________________________________________________   Sentiments apart, endorsements will always find expression and occupy enough space, in our ever bourgeoning political market square. They serve no particular purpose but that of assuming a perceived association with the political brand by those who endorse the political product. At best, endorsements are commercials only for […]

Power improves by 24 percent in June

Drops in July as Afam VI, Shiroro, Jebba, five others face serious challenges Power situation in the country saw a 24 percent improvement in June  cumulatively, 69,800 megawatts, MW, were sent out as against 53,339MW sent out in May, daily operational report of the Nigerian Electricity System Operation obtained by our correspondent shows. Gas and […]

Restructuring Nigeria, How ready? By Onofiok Luke

. Luke ___________________________________ The growing ethnic-based political tension and the seeming political despondency have in in recent times heightened and pushed to the front burner the need for Nigeria’s long overdue political and economic restructuring. From a renewed distasteful secessionist agitation, agitation ostensibly incongruous with reason, to the affront and threat to our bond of […]

Akwa Ibom On A Steady Industrial Path

. Governor Udom Emmanuel  _____________________________________________________   By Ofonwuk Jimmy The very first step towards unlocking the economic growth potential of a state or organization is to create a strategic economic vision. This, perhaps, derives its effectiveness, functionality and usefulness from the trite saying, “Failing to plan is planning to fail.” The monumental implication of an […]