Nigeria: The challenge of diversification and industrialisation

Since the ascension of President Buhari to power, oil prices have taken hits-it currently hovers around $30 per barrel- which have sent mono-economic oil revenue-dependent nations into recessions. Nigeria unfortunately, happens to be one of these nations. The Nation will be borrowing $5 billion dollars per day to fund the 2016 budget deficit. The line … Continue reading Nigeria: The challenge of diversification and industrialisation

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The African philosophy of primitive wealth and power accumulation

I was having a discussion recently with my Lokoja neighbours, where am currently serving as a Corper. It bothered on the concept and function of money. For my neighbours (aides to a legislator) “money answereth all things.” For their ilk, money is the prime purpose of life, “make as much money as you can, when … Continue reading The African philosophy of primitive wealth and power accumulation

President Buhari and Nigeria’s impending security crisis.

Nigeria dashed many doomsday prophecies when she held and decided peaceful general elections in March 2015, which saw a change of guard at the centre, state, and legislative arm of government. The PDP lost the presidential polls to the APC with a 3 million vote’s margin, causing an upset with socio-economic and political effects never … Continue reading President Buhari and Nigeria’s impending security crisis.

Welcome to my blog

Hello Universe! My name is Manasseh, and the internet has contributed immensely to making me who I am. This is my attempt at giving back to the source. Am a man of many parts, and I will be spilling my mind on different issues as the occasion arises. Fasten your seat belt for the ride!