Death as employment strategy in Nigeria

Nigeria is a wonderful country, no doubt. And I am not concerned about its abundant mineral resources or climatic condition. Of course, in that regard,...

We are Boko Haram

  As the Boko Haram “intifada” continues to transmogrify in monstrosity; upping the ante in barbarism and savagery, more Nigerians, undoubtedly, will be martyred. This...

The Future Of Poverty In Africa

The Millennium Development Goals (MDGS) were declared and made “compulsory” social policy option for third world countries. About the same time the United Nations...

Nigeria as a crawling giant

The lowering of the British Union Jack and hoisting of the Green, White, Green flag on October 1, 1960 symbolically marked the attainment of...

The Suntai Samba

There is some kind of samba show playing out in Suntai country, Taraba State of Nigeria. The Governor of that State by the lyrical...

Ms Oteh: A witch-hunt

Most people in Nigeria must have thought that the brouhaha between Ms Arunma Oteh, Director General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and...

Allah De: The Dean

Not many Newspaper readers in the sixties and seventies or even later knew his real name. Those who thought they knew his name mistook...

Mandela: A man for all Seasons

Nelson Mandela is 94. He is in the hospital being treated for lung infection. The whole world, Presidents, Prime Ministers and peasants are praying...

No Stroking the Tiger

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