Other Peoples’ Essays

Exit Ribadu? – Essay by Wole Soyinka

Written on December 28th, 2007 by
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EXIT RIBADU?  I can only hope that Benazir Bhutto’s followers will forgive me for saying this, but the news of Nuhu Ribadu’s removal from the anti-corruption Nigerian organisaton known as the EFCC will have, in all likelihood, a far more devastating impact on th...
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Poverty Destroys Dignity AN ESSAY by Bala Muhammad

Written on December 10th, 2007 by
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    Culled from Gamji.com     Poverty Destroys Dignity By Bala Muhammad balamuhammad@hotmail.com   May you never be embarrassed! About ten years ago, when I was working at the BBC World Service in London, a story broke that a Nigerian had been ‘arrested for s...
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101 Things You Need to Relocate to Nigeria – An Essay by Godson Offoaro

Written on November 28th, 2007 by
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      101 THINGS YOU NEED TO RELOCATE TO NIGERIA Godson Offoaro offoaro@yahoo.com     "Don't worry. A sprouting palm frond pointing skywards never makes it to the sky. It soon would relapse to join its mates." - Igbo Proverb ...
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The Case Against Corruption – An Essay by Ikenna Anokute

Written on November 24th, 2007 by
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Siemens’s Who-is-Who Corrupt List – Essay by Azubuike Ishiekwene

Written on November 20th, 2007 by
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Chief Cornelius Adebayo, ex- Minister of Communication, and Senator Jubril Aminu mentioned in the Siemens bribery scandal.   PUNCH Tuesday, 20 Nov 2007 Siemens’s who-is-who corrupt list   Azubuike Ishiekwene   For the second week running, the country was in the news f...
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The Need for Constructive Criticism – An Essay by Olajide Olutuyi

Written on November 20th, 2007 by
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THE NEED FOR CONSTRUCTIVE CRITICISM   Olajide Olutuyi Calgary, AB   It has become imperative to remind fellow Nigerians of the need to engage on constructive criticising. It is my opinion that in a period of national development like this coupled with the clamour for good governance ...
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ESSAY: The RIghts and Obligations of Union Membership – by Wole Soyinka

Written on October 15th, 2007 by
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  Published @ NM October 15, 2007   THE RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS OF UNION MEMBERSHIP  BY WOLE SOYINKA   Try, whoever can, to imagine the following scenario:             A military unit is planning a public event – let u...
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ESSAY: Africa: IMF, World Bank are a major cause of poverty [ By Bhoyy Jalloh]

Written on September 25th, 2007 by
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    Africa: IMF, World Bank are a major cause of poverty By Bhoyy Jalloh The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank are the major cause of poverty in African countries today. Despite claims that they will reduce poverty in Africa, it i...
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POLITICAL FORUM: Yar`Adua, The Attorney General And The EFCC – REUBEN ABATI

Written on September 10th, 2007 by
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GUARDIAN Sunday, September 09, 2007;  Guardian Newspaper. Yar'Adua, The Attorney General And The EFCC By Reuben Abati The Yar'adua government is sending negative signals about the EFCC. The President's body language on the question of the anti-corruption campaign is confusing. For a President...
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ALEXANDRA REIHING: Blogger`s democratic revolution

Written on September 6th, 2007 by
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    Blogger's democratic revolution (I) By Alexandra Reihing 2007 marks the t...
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