EFCC and Kogi State: Cherry picking and poke nosing.
by Tahir Ibrahim Tahir Talban Bauchi. EFCC, having been created as a special purpose vehicle to fight corruption, especially financial/ economic crimes, due to pressure from the International Community, with Nigeria blacklisted back then, as un-cooperative in the fight against money laundering; has come under intense scrutiny over the years, as a special purpose vehicle […]
The poor man all by himself.
By Tahir Ibrahim Tahir Talban Bauchi. The CBN late last year, came up with the naira swap and a re-invention of the cashless economy monetary policies. The 21st century global economy is going cashless and Nigeria needs not to be left behind. Naira swap is done periodically in every economy for a variety of reasons. […]
The ‘unflying’ pigeons and a soaring country
By Tahir Ibrahim Tahir Talban Bauchi The narrator’s voice, over the live coverage of Nigeria’s 15th January, 2021, Armed Forces Remembrance Day, went on with the script that had the pigeons flying, saying; “there they go, and up they go”… supposedly describing the pigeons that were let out of their cage, as ceremoniously done every […]