Nigeria Tag Archive

How A Bill Becomes Law In The National Assembly

Nigeria operates a federal system of government with an active legislature. The legislative system of government in operation is a bicameral legislature. It consists of the Senate...

The New King: Olu of Warri

There’s A New King In Town! The Ogiame Atuwatse III, formerly known as Omoba Tshola Emiko, has been crowned as the 21st Olu of Warri Kingdom. The coronation today in the ancient...

Fatyitmwa Sandra Ajik’s Mission to Better Learning Environments

The current state of education in Nigeria is a cause of concern to every well-meaning Nigerian who recognizes the value of education in the development of our Nation. The Basic...

The African Culture

Our culture provides us with an ethos we must honour in both thought and practice. For culture is here defined as the totality of thought and practice by which a people creates...

Beautiful Chaos – An Art Goer’s Experience

They say beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but if it is, how do we then perceive chaos?...

Farouk Lawan and the Fuel Subsidy Scandal

The Nigerian oil boom was a significant shift in the culture and economy of the country. It made the government shift its attention from agriculture to oil. The state then became...

A History of Injustice: The Otokoto ‘Riots’ of 1996

In September 1996, an 11-year old Groundnut hawker named Okoronkwo was lured into a hotel in Owerri and beheaded. ...

Major Takeaways From Buhari’s Independence Day Speech

Nigeria turned 60 today. Most citizens are however, unbothered or indifferent about this years celebration for obvious reasons. It is the duty of the President to give his...

How would you react to your parents’ rejection of your partner?

It’s a problem that is probably as old as time. Grown children don’t always choose the mate their parents want them to marry. In other words, they see it as being...

Who is better at keeping secrets; Men or women?

We all have secrets. That’s why we shiver when someone collects our phones and start going through it. However, most of our secrets can be defined as petty. In relationships and...