.. Having read the two books written by Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and the recent book by the former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, I have come to an un-researched conclusion that Nigerian politicians do not know how to talk politics. Talking politics means talking good because […]
From festivals in Florida to touring Draculaâ€™s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the islandâ€™s north.
The much-anticipated Atiku Abubakar policy document to make Nigeria Work Again has been launched and now available for public scrutiny. Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, a former customs officer, a consummate politician and successful businessman was for eight years, the Vice President of the federal republic of Nigeria (1999- 2007). Atiku has […]
Last month a multinational banking and financial services company, the HSBC, made public its report on the future of Nigerian economy if President Muhammadu Buhari wins the 2019 presidential election. The report, compiled by its Global Research Unit, and titled, ‘Nigeria, Papering over the Cracks,’ said Nigeria’s current economic struggles […]
According to New York Times News report: Donald Trump exploded with vitriolic and racist comments â€” saying all Haitians have AIDS and mocking Nigerians â€” during a heated White House meeting about immigration, last Saturday. Trump grumbled as he entered the Oval Office, dressing down his national security team and […]
Of all the stories I have heard of the day when Nigeria gained independence from Britain on 1 October 1960, the most memorable is the one told by my friend’s father, Onye Kamanu, who had spent the preceding night at Tafawa Balewa Square in the then capital, Lagos. Sitting on […]
President Muhammadu Buhari is trying to do new things. He has announced payment of pensions for ex-Biafran police officers who were granted presidential pardon in 2000. This is very commendable, given the backdrop of his leadership. In fact, it sounded too good to be real and I had personally done […]