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Dr Nnamdi Azikiwe

18 Nov 2021
The Bible in Saint Luke’s Gospel Chapter 18 verse 16 says per Jesus Christ thusly: “Suffer little children to come unto me, and forbid them not: for of such is the Kingdom of God.”
12 Oct 2021
Sixty-one years after independence, stakeholders have said the media industry has lived up to expectation by holding public office holders accountable.
16 Jan 2020
It is 50 years now that the Civil War ended and the soldiers returned home. Thousands never returned. They earned their eternal rest on the battlefields and their comrades in hasty retreat
6 Nov 2019
Nigerians across all the divides cannot forget in a hurry that the country could not have become independent on October 1, 1960, if not for the resolve of one iconic nationalist. When others were fighting for their ethnic groups he stood firm for one Nigeria against very formidable odds.
22 Jun 2019
Nigeria’s foremost former Aviation minister and one of the very few early nationalists still alive, Chief Mbazulike Amechi, has seen it all in Nigerian politics. A passionate and consummate politician, who turned 90 on June 16, was one of the youngest federal ministers of the First Republic and an unapologetic and die-hard member of the…
11 Dec 2018
Finally, the federal government has completed Zik’s Mausoleum, the permanent burial site of Nigeria’s first president and Owelle of Onitsha, Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe, in Ogbe-Abo village, Onitsha, 20 years after the contract was awarded. Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, yesterday paid a working visit to Anambra State to assess the progress of…
31 Aug 2018
There is an alarming rise in organised political defections in Nigeria. Although she is being hyped as the giant of Africa, the democracy in Nigeria is not practised like in countries such as Ghana, Sierra Leone, Botswana, Tanzania, Liberia, Senegal and Zambia with stable democracies. Nigeria’s version is a guided democracy and a democracy for…
11 May 2016
Dr Nnamdi Azikiwe was the most handsome old man I have ever met. At 90, he was erect and his body was smooth like a man of 60. In 1994 I had gone to Onuiyi Haven, Nsukka...

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