I have been traveling across the the northern parts of the country in the last few days from Abuja to Lafia (Nasarawa state) to Gboko (Benue state) to Kaduna and back to Abuja. I was complaining to a friend about the need for a better and faster means of transportation across different parts of the… Continue reading Building Airports Is The New Cool for Nigerian Governors…
The write-up you’re about to read was written by a friend and former colleague, Abiodun Ige. We first met about 8years ago and we’ve shared a very rich friendship since then. I have his full permission and blessing to reproduce this piece. I believe there is something for you and I to learn from this… Continue reading The Future of Black Nation
As the news filter through the media spaces one always hope to hear good news but the reverse has been the case in my country, Nigeria in the last couple of weeks. In fact in the past few years one can, on his finger tips, count the number of good and cheering news that has… Continue reading Nigeria: What Does The Future Hold?
There have been speculations in different quarters that our excess crude account which was in excess of 30Billion US Dollars before this administration took office has been depleted to just over 3 Billion US Dollars. A statement supposedly credited to the Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister for the economy, Dr. (Mrs) Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala a… Continue reading Where Did The Dollars Go?
So I got this in my e-mail few days back. I can’t hold myself from sharing this with you. Caution: Please do reflect on this by substituting the name of your country for Zambia as read along. They call the Third World the lazy man’s purview; the sluggishly slothful and languorous prefecture. In this realm… Continue reading You Lazy (Intellectual) African Scum!
Presidential Address On The Implementation Of The Deregulation Policy In The Downstream Sector Of The Petroleum Industry, Sunday, January 15, 2012 (Broadcast was on Monday, January 16, 2012at 7:00am) Dear Compatriots, 1. This is the second time in two weeks I will address you on the deregulation of the downstream petroleum sector. In the last… Continue reading Transcripts of Presidential Goodluck Jonathan’s Speech
After listening to the speech delivered late evening on Saturday, January 7, 2012 by Mr. President, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, I am more convinced that we are in for more trouble in this country – Nigeria. I am more than convinced that we have elected the wrong set of people to lead this country at… Continue reading Presidential Speech: My Thoughts…