Is the proliferation of universities a blessing to Nigeria?

Nigeria currently has 171 universities, according to the National Universities Commission (NUC) records. Of the figure, 91 are public institutions with 44 owned by the...

The facts, the myths of ‘Air Doctor’ virus blockers

Notable personalities in Nigeria have appeared in public in recent weeks wearing the “virus removal cards”, clip-on tags marketed as prevention against infectious diseases....

Faces of old,new projects at JAMB as Karimatu Abubakar bows out

As the saying goes: "There is a correlation between what we believe is possible and what our results are." By the same token, it...

Why Kano isolation center remains uncompleted 3 months after viral video

By Kola Omoniyi Prior to the outbreak of COVID-19 in Kano, the State Government had, at several fora, regarded the isolation centre at Sani Abacha...

Pantami and digital economy projects in Nigeria-Yushau A. Shuaib

It was almost late into the night when the calls came in. Since I didn’t have the number in my phone’s list of contact,...

Re-Kano light rail project:The moral question (1)-Najeeb Mahmoud Abdussalam

“In some knowledge there is ignorance.” Ahadith MK 4804 AD Since the resolve of the Kano State Government (KNSG) to build the Kano Rail Mass Transit...

Proposed Kano bus mass transit/bus rapid transit in Kano: matters arising- Nura Hassan

Kano metropolis is a rapidly growing centre that is in constant need for an innovative urban management system which includes the development of an...

ISIS on the run as air-strikes smoke Jihadist out of Lake Chad axis-David Otto

By David Otto A convoy of more than 20 jihadist vehicles suspected to be linked with ISIS-affiliated Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) was...

Federal Poly Nasarawa: One year after Dr Abdullahi Al- Hassan’s appointment-Farouk Maigari

By: Farouk Maigari ‘’ With all modesty and by the special grace of God, we have been working earnestly since our coming on board in...

Inside the dying 522-year-old dye pit of Kofar Mata

The historic Kano dyeing pits have been serving as a call point to various national and international guests who visited Kano state. The pits have...