Nigeria as of present and perhaps for the greater part of the last two decades, bears marked similarities with Great Britain coming off the Second World War. Having spent much of its resources in trying to bolster its reputation and fight for its own interests in the First World War, Great Britain spent much of … Continue reading Quest For Youthful Leadership; #NotTooYoungToRun #ThisIsNotAMiracle
Hate Trump or love him, the fact is, with what seems like the entire world being against him The Donald cares none for nothing and is out to deliver his results notwithstanding. He is delivering results but there are no real ways as of today to be sure that they are either good or bad … Continue reading This Thing With North Korea, Iran and Syria.
Let’s not jump on the bandwagon and do something we ordinarily wouldn’t because, I think I like the trajectory that this is currently taking vis a vis Farosident M. Bubu, his administration, his presidential team and his eventual chances for the coming 2019 ordeal. The ordinary Nigerian may have known or suspected at least, for … Continue reading On These Lazy Nigerian Youths.
Selecting a single word that reduces the three factors that make up the topic to a single expression, that word would be “surreptitious”. Slowly, stealthily and showing all but a lack of resolution in these series of unfortunate events that have been so intricately concealed under the veil of everyday living, edged on by both … Continue reading Global Warming and Its Unlikely Problematic Relationship with the Rampaging Fulani Herdsmen
I remember when vision 2020 was first announced back between 1999-2000 with projections or aspirations that by the year 2020, Nigeria was going to be among the top 20 economies in the world. It did really seem so far from where we stood at that point that it was hard to imagine what that time … Continue reading #Nigeria: Make or Break Year 2018; Much Could Go Right As Could Go Wrong.
Nigerians have a bad habit of not identifying the source of their problems before they begin screaming bloody murder about who has to go down for it. We did with Yar'Adua, did it with Jonathan, now we're on the same track with Buhari and fuel queues. Come on. The government has changed several times since … Continue reading The Nigerian #Petrocalypse: Once Again, the Fishes Drown.
To borrow a line from the ballad of the philosopher, poet and musician Fiftius Centus, “different day, same [crap]; old mark, new clip”, and even another philosopher, balladist and veteran gaga shuffler closer to home, Twous Facae: “e be like say they want to tell us another story again o.” however, maybe it is a … Continue reading The Atiku Article.