Category Archives: Opinion

Mavi Mudiaga: Excessive Pay for Legislators is Justified

The fact that Nigerian legislators (senators, members of the House of Representatives and State Houses of Assembly) earn ridiculous salaries is not breaking news- we are aware, we have complained, we have protested (within the walls of our homes) and

Mavi Mudiaga: Excessive Pay for Legislators is Justified

The fact that Nigerian legislators (senators, members of the House of Representatives and State Houses of Assembly) earn ridiculous salaries is not breaking news- we are aware, we have complained, we have protested (within the walls of our homes) and

#ChildNotBride – Who Is Responsible? State, Parents or Both?

The recent Constitutional Review carried out by the Nigerian Senate caused agitation and uproar, when the Senate resolved to retain section 29(4)(b) of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (CFRN). Taken literally, this provision of the CFRN provides

#ChildNotBride – Who Is Responsible? State, Parents or Both?

The recent Constitutional Review carried out by the Nigerian Senate caused agitation and uproar, when the Senate resolved to retain section 29(4)(b) of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (CFRN). Taken literally, this provision of the CFRN provides