Pick a side and vote

Political activist Elie Wiesel once said “We must take sides…” America is a formidable force in the free world, it has served as a refuge to millions of people, the freedom of speech, life, religion and liberty (among other freedoms) granted to citizens and residents is unlike any other country in the world. America is the only country in the world where the only limitation … Continue reading Pick a side and vote

2016 U.S Presidential Election – There is a 3rd candidate, you have a choice

If you are overwhelmed by the fact that you have to choose between Hilary Clinton and Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential race, know that you have an alternative – Gary Johnson. According to the Huffington Post both Hilary Clinton and Donald Trump have over 50% unfavorable ratings. Meaning both candidate if elected will be coming into office with less than 50% approval rating… good … Continue reading 2016 U.S Presidential Election – There is a 3rd candidate, you have a choice

President Trump the only hope for Nigeria

Delta, ARIK and Continental will make money hand over feast trying to get Nigerians home after Donald Trump wins the presidential election. As we stay glued to media outlets waiting patiently to see who the potential presidential nominees from the republican and democratic parties will be all I can think of is the deplorable state of things in Nigeria. As Americans enjoy the leisure of … Continue reading President Trump the only hope for Nigeria

Train or unarm the lethal Nigerian Police

Nigerian police officers are the most lethal elements walking the streets of Nigeria, the infamous armed robbery gangs come in a close second. They kill scores every year, without being persecuted and opening fire at will, mostly without provocation (here is a mild example). Most areas in Nigeria are dangerous but an armed police officer on the streets of Nigeria does little to nothing to … Continue reading Train or unarm the lethal Nigerian Police

Nobody likes to be ignored Mr. Nigerian President

The vigor with which APC campaigned for elections in 2015, made it seem like improvement to the ailing Nigerian economy will take place the minute their candidates stepped into office. Before and during the campaigns, APC was vocal and in front of every issue facing Nigeria. They were quick to comment publicly on current issues and they were never shy about telling President Jonathan and … Continue reading Nobody likes to be ignored Mr. Nigerian President

Supreme Court Justices – Epitome of Power

US Supreme Court justice Antonin Scalia passed away this past weekend and Democrats and Republicans are at war on whether or not his seat should be filled or left vacant until the next president takes office. US presidential candidates obviously know the gravity of the selection of a Supreme Court justice. The Supreme Court has decided on cases that have changed the history, some more … Continue reading Supreme Court Justices – Epitome of Power

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Olusegun Obasanjo – A full life

The only sure thing in life is death, so why not live a life that is full of purpose? While most of us find it hard to juggle work, school, children and business, at the age of 79 Olusegun Aremu Obasanjo is still reinventing himself. Being a Nigerian political figure Olusegun Obasanjo is by no means a shining role model but there is much to … Continue reading Olusegun Obasanjo – A full life

Wrong Timing For Change In Nigeria

When Muhammadu Buhari won the presidential election in Nigeria last year, the entire country was flooded with hope. It seemed like the country was finally seeing a light at the end of the tunnel instead of another train. APC’s complete defeat of PDP was refreshing for Nigeria, a country that was plagued with decades of bad leadership and mismanagement. Excited that Mohammadu Buhari will cleanse … Continue reading Wrong Timing For Change In Nigeria