Sometime in 2003 at Highfield Court, Royal Holloway University of London, Egham, United Kingdom, the spate of coup d’état in Africa popped up in our informal conversation at our communal kitchen between my apartment mate, Frank Krifka and me.
14 Apr 2021
Capitol Police had more intelligence than was previously known ahead of the January 6 riot at Congress but were instructed not to use their most aggressive tactics to repel the mob, a report cited late Tuesday by US media said.
31 Jan 2021
How strong was democracy to have allowed, in the first place, Trump supporters to infiltrate the hallowed chambers of Capitol to desecrate its shrine on January 6, 2021? The same security officers democracy uses to show its strength disappointed it that day.
22 Jan 2021
Sir: The American democratic exceptionalism has not been tarnished as many U.S. officials seem it to be. It’s not a delusion that America is still the father of democracy.
19 Jan 2021
Sir, Goodluck Ebele Azikiwe Jonathan is a Nigerian politician who served as the President of Nigeria from 2010 to 2015. GEJ lost the 2015 presidential election to the former military head of Nigeria— General Muhammadu Buhari. Being the first in Nigeria as an incumbent president to lose re-election and conceded defeat, Jonathan made history. In…