Like Obama, U.S. envoy Symington cautions Nigerians against infantile political behaviour
Once again, it is the season of messages to Nigerians and its leadership on the need for civilized electoral behaviour. And since those who run the affairs of Nigeria have failed to grow the country to maturity and adulthood, a community of nations....
Again, big parties go offshore for campaign strategists to win 2019 election
In the run-up to the 2015 general elections, All Progressives Party (APC) hired a senior adviser to former American president Barrack Obama’s strategist...
Obama lists two Nigerian authors as favourites as he visits Africa
Former American president Barack Obama has listed two books by Nigerian authors among his recommended books for summer reading. Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apart and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah were named among other illustrious African books that include A Grain of Wheat (Ngugi wa Thiong’o), Long Walk to Freedom (Nelson Mandela) and The Return (Hisham…
Gambari says strong institutions, men critical to good governance
Professor Ibrahim Agboola Gambari, yesterday, insisted that Nigeria’s quest for good governance, which will engender development, requires strong institutions and strong men. He said while former United State President, Barrack Obama, is right that Africa needs strong institutions for things to work right, Gambari stated that without strong men, institutions will be subverted by weak…
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On sexuality education in schools
I read an article in the newspaper by a women's right activist justifying comprehensive sex education being taught in schools and the defense of sexual rights for school children.
Trump seeks to rally support for health reform as doubts grow
Two committees in the House of Representatives began reviewing a sweeping bill that unwinds and replaces the Affordable Care Act, the emblematic health care reforms implemented under Barack Obama.
Michelle Obama: uber-mom, style icon, political force
Michelle LaVaughn Robinson was born in Chicago on January 17, 1964 to a stay-at-home mom and a father who never missed work at a city water plant despite a battle with multiple sclerosis.