How Can South East Work Again? By Emmanuel Onwubiko & CliffGrace Obilor

We will like to begin by recalling the exact prophetic proclamations made by Professor Chinua Achebe, of blessed memory, who in the early 1980’s recorded what can be called the exact poetic representation of the Igbo nation in a book titled “The Trouble With Nigeria.” His claims are of the highest empirical proofs. His words: “A […]

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Human Rights Milestones of Nigeria Army By Emmanuel Onwubiko

On December 10th 2018, I breezed into the expansive headquarters of the Nigerian National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Yakubu Gowon way in the heart of the sprawling Maitama District in the Federal Capital Territory. That place is a like a home by the virtue of my fond association as a member of the then governing […]

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The toxicity of Soccer racism By Emmanuel Onwubiko

Sports is defined as activities involving physical exertion and skills in which an individual or a team competes against another or others for entertainment. This is the ordinary dictionary definition of the concept of sports. Brandon Moore says the essence of sports is that they are played for the enjoyment of competition, the test and betterment of skills […]

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CULTURAL DIVERSITY IN NIGERIA SHOULD BE SEEN AS AN ASSET NOT A BURDEN – Queen Tessy Okoh

By Kennedy Eberechi Queen Tessy Okoh; the current holder of the Miss Peace Nigeria (Culture) has continued to take more proactive steps in demonstrating her commitments to galvanizing the interest of the youths and strategically re-channel them to national pursuits that will culminate in development and cultural recovery in a bid to address the burning […]

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Prostitution is Capitalism on Campus By Emmanuel Onwubiko

With just few weeks to Nigeria’s most critical election, the major contenders who began their campaigns for the coveted number one political job in Nigeria which is the office of the President have so far not adequately addressed the critical issue of right to education. Going through the various ramifications and segments of the nation’s […]

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In NYSC, Buhari has excelled By Emmanuel Onwubiko

Nations around the globe that want to become advanced in the twenty first century and beyond, usually place the highest premium on the capacity development of their young populations. This is obviously for the reason that such political entities do not wish that their national heritage go extinct. Another obvious explanation for devoting substantial chunk […]

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2019: Centrality of Rule of Law By Emmanuel Onwubiko

The ongoing campaign season will not be complete without an animated debate around the centrality of the theme of adherence of government officials to the principle and practice of rule of law. A conversation around the issues of rule of law is so central to the election because a constitutional democracy without the adherence of […]

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South East, Police and Cost of Living By Emmanuel Onwubiko

For a week, yours faithfully traversed the entire South Eastern states of Nigeria during a private visit to my Countryside. South East of Nigeria is home to Igbo Nigeria’s strategic member of the national tripod just as others are Yoruba and Hausa. During my visit to my home, yours faithfully came face to face with […]

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WANTED: BAILOUT for Nigerian Army By Emmanuel Onwubiko

In the early 80’s when yours faithfully was just about leaving primary school preparatory for enrolment into high school, something happened that has shaped my opinion of the Nigerian military. This was it: a neatly dressed officer of the Nigerian Army was ushered into the assembly ground of the Aduwan one local government Education Authority […]

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