Jibrin Ibrahim

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President Buhari; One Year After the Mandate

President Buhari; One Year After the Mandate

In a sense, President Buhari’s most important promise to Nigerians was that he would fight corruption and weaken it before it destroys Nigeria. He has kept that promise and…

In Nigeria Democracy Survives, But Not Because of Political Science

In Nigeria Democracy Survives, But Not Because of Political Science

Yes indeed, the state of the Nigerian State is serious. The State is crumbling before our eyes and it is clear that a rescue mission is necessary. The community of…

Analysis of Governorship Polls With Jibrin Ibrahim PT2

Analysis of Governorship Polls With Jibrin Ibrahim PT2

Former Director, Centre for Democracy and Development, Dr Jibrin Ibrahim, joins us to look at the governorship elections held across Nigeria…

Analysis of Governorship Polls With Jibrin Ibrahim PT1

Analysis of Governorship Polls With Jibrin Ibrahim PT1

Former Director, Centre for Democracy and Development, Dr Jibrin Ibrahim, joins us to look at the governorship elections held across Nigeria…

Is NNPC Too Juicy for the Change Mantra to Handle?

Is NNPC Too Juicy for the Change Mantra to Handle?

…we all know that the importance of the Petroleum Industry Bill in an oil-dominated economy such as Nigeria cannot be over-emphasised. Petroleum accounts for more than 95 percent…

Religious policy, Nigerians and the state

Religious policy, Nigerians and the state

The essence of the religious policy of the Nigerian state is best expressed by Section Ten of the 1979 and 1999 Constitutions which carry a short prohibition section stating: “The…

Call for Anger

Call for Anger

It is particularly important to change our laws and above all our mentality to make it impossible for corrupt politicians to make a bid to return to power. It is…

Economic Recovery Programme: Imperative of a Real Debate

Economic Recovery Programme: Imperative of a Real Debate

We are all aware of President Buhari’s three point agenda and we have seen the policy framework developed by his campaign team. It’s clear that the framework needs…

Is There Dirt Behind the Silk?

Is There Dirt Behind the Silk?

This time round, the institutions of justice are sitting up to advance the key principle of the rule of law – and even those who wear silk cannot be above the…