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African States Can No longer Be Bothered With Covid-19, But A New Variant Has Arrived.

John O. Ifediora. As the Covid-19 pandemic in sub-Sharan African countries conveyed a sense of…


Money Laundering and Trans-Organized Financial Crimes in Nigeria.

Owalabi Bakre.* Nigeria loses US$600 million annually to money laundering. Between the mid-1980s…


Currency devaluation: Reasons and effects

Editorial Commentary. The massive devaluation of the Naira by the CBN has left Nigerians scratching…


Black Lives Matter Protests in Africa Shine Light on Local Police Brutality

John Campbell.* The African media has closely followed the Black Lives Matter protests in the…


US Special Operations Forces Rescue American Hostage In Nigeria

Editorial Commentary by John O. Ifediora. On October 31, 2020, the US State Department confirmed…


Currency devaluation: Reasons and effects

Editorial Commentary. The massive devaluation of the Naira by the CBN has left Nigerians scratching…


An Important Man for an Important Position: Professor Gambari As President Buhari's New Chief of Staff

Professor Ibrahim A. Gambari. By John O. Ifediora. The appointment of Professor Ibrahim Gambari as…


Tracking the Spread of COVID-19 in Nigeria’s Largest Northern City

John Campbell*. A recent, so far unexplained, spike in deaths in Kano, Nigeria, highlights the…