Investing in Turbulent Times

The Central bank of Nigeria (CBN) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) met on 25th and 26th January 2016 and kept everything unchanged. The decision to keep the Naira exchange rate against the dollar at the same level for over a year despite the collapse of crude oil price the main foreign exchange earner for Nigeria is…

Where are the Women?

The 2015 elections in Nigeria have come and gone and as usual women are grossly under represented. In my home state, Kano, there is no woman among the 44 local government chairmen, 44 state assembly members, 24 house of representative members and 3 senators. In a state where women make up at least 50% of…