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Strategy for Reliable Electricity in Nigeria (Mini-Grids)

As with all economic elixirs, privatization has been oversimplified, oversold, and ultimately disappointing—delivering less than promised. Electricity supply to the average Nigerian has not improved between 2015 and 2019. Within the Last decade the Nigerian government has introduced dedicated policies and regulations, latest among them being the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission Mini-Grid Regulation, 2016. Following …

The importance of Family Farming

Did you know that Nigeria’s population has grown by 284% since independence, and is expected to be larger than that of the US in 2050? Nigeria was self sufficient on agriculture and its commodities before 1960, but oil came and everything changed. With the envisaged surge in population and the clear fact that ‘man must …

Digitalising the Nigerian Government

One cannot but stress how important it is for a 21st century government to be technology savvy. Technology simply automates processes created by people, hence, the Nigerian Government needs to embrace innovative technology in order to effectively cater for its corporate and consumer needs and in essence, deliver better services. If properly implemented, technology can create more effective and cost saving …

The Ideal Leader: Volume 1

LEARNING FROM THE PAST Hi guys, I learned a few QUALITIES from Nigerian leaders of the past and thought I’d share. THE FEARLESS Murtala Mohammad was 37, yet he was one of the most celebrated Nigerian Military leaders ever. Quite unfortunately that he was assassinated. He brought change and dared corruption in only 7 months …