Nigerian Politics: Five Speech Blunders Nigerians Have Forgiven Politicians

It was Chinua Achebe who said that the problem with Nigeria is leadership. His 1984 book The Trouble with Nigeria can be summed up in his introduction: “The trouble with Nigeria is simply and squarely a failure of leadership.” Achebe further opined that “There is nothing basically wrong with the Nigerian character.” It is hard […]

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Five Lesser-Known Members of the 1996 Olympic Winning Dream Team

Kanu Nwankwo, Jay Jay Okocha, Sunday Oliseh, Garba Lawal, Tijani Babangida, Daniel Omokachi, Emmanuel Amuneke, Taribo West are names that easily come to mind whenever you hear the dream team mentioned. There are eighteen players in all that Coach Bonfrere Jo led to glory in Atlanta. More than a dozen of them are household names […]

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