Okorocha and Anambra Election

Last weekend, the governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, was credited with a statement capable of further worsening relations between him and the governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano. Accordin ...

Jul 27, 2017

Awka Can Still be Better

For long, Awka, the capital city of Anambra State, had looked anything but like a capital city, despite attempts by previous regimes to change her outlook. While it can be argued that previous regi ...

Jul 14, 2017

Curbing the Menace of Heavy Duty Containers

Among the most common accidents in the country today are those involving heavy duty vehicles carrying containers. Everywhere in the country today are tales of containers falling off trailers and cr ...

Jul 07, 2017

Boycott of Elections: Time to Rein in Kanu

That the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, has assumed national prominence before, during and after his detention, is not in doubt. While many of his people paid no more ...

Jun 30, 2017

Ndigbo, the Danger is Real

Among the Igbo, it is said that a planned war does not consume the cripple. This simply means that in such a situation, no one is caught unawares, as contingency plans must have been made. However, ...

Jun 23, 2017

What's Stalling the Arrest of the Northern Rabble Rousers?

To say that Nigeria is at the most difficult period in her existence as a nation since the unfortunate Civil War (1967-70), is to beg the question. The quit notice issued by some misguided Northern ...

Jun 16, 2017

Towards Sustaining Anambra's Security Reputation

That Anambra State is today one of the safest states in Nigeria is no longer news. This situation was brought about by the conscious efforts made by the Willie Obiano-led administration to check th ...

Jun 08, 2017

Leveraging on IPOB's Successful Sit-at-Home Protest

Last Tuesday, May 30, business and commercial activities throughout the Southeast and states outside the zone with large Igbo population, ground to a near halt as Igbos stayed at home in obedience ...

Jun 02, 2017

2017 JAMB Exams, an Avoidable Experience

The 2017 Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) examination has come and gone but not without raising a lot of dust. From the registration period to the examination proper, candidates were ...

May 26, 2017

Eliminating the ''Sorting'' Syndrome in Nigeria's Tertiary Institutions

If there is one thing that kills scholarship in Nigeria's higher institutions today, that thing is ''sorting''. It is a situation whereby lecturers demand gratification from students to either appr ...

May 19, 2017



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