On The Igbo Presidency Project (1)

Posted by - April 9, 2021

By Igboeli Arinze- Come 2023, Nigerians will again troop to the polls to elect a leader that will succeed President Muhammadu Buhari, a northerner who will be finishing off two terms of four years each. This would then mean that barring any incidents either of the superlunary or manmade, Nigerians will have a new helmsman

60 Events That Helped Shape Nigeria (2)

Posted by - October 18, 2020

The January 15th coup in 1966 prompted the July 29th 1966 coup or what was tagged as the return match. The coup plotters in the July 29th scenario had viewed the January 15th coup as a sectional one; the Supreme Commander in the person of Aguiyi Ironsi was seen as not been decisive on prosecuting

60 Events That Helped Shape Nigeria. (1)

Posted by - October 4, 2020

By Igboeli Arinze Napoleon As our darling, great and prosperous nation marks its 60th Anniversary as an independent nation, there are a number of mixed feelings that have greeted October 1st as a day when we broke free of the shackles of colonialism as an independent nation with its destiny in its hands to make

NIGERIA: A CIVIL RULE, NOT A DEMOCRACY

Posted by - September 30, 2020

  By Law Mefor     Nigerian democracy is so only in name. Going by the most basic definitions, Nigerian democracy is not anywhere near a political system that can be described as a democracy. Let us look at the most basic denominators of a democracy. For starters, democracy is government by the people; a

It Hardly Rains, It Pours. By Alex Otti

Posted by - September 22, 2020

“In the US, after the Great Depression, they invested heavily in infrastructure to create a lot of employment. In Germany, after the war, there was the Marshall plan for roads, rail, housing, energy, water and so on. That created massive employment after the devastation of the war and helped them to rebuild the country.” -Raila