Peace or War – Revisiting the Nigerian conundrum

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Madamidola Oladele

Developments in the Nigerian State from the beginning of the 21st century to date have called for serious pondering on my part. So much water has passed under the Nigerian bridge; many events and catastrophes; many takes and mistakes; minor improvements and major setbacks.

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From Ideology To Opportunities: Nigerians Will Murder MMM

Akintunde Akinleye/Reuters

 

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Madamidola Oladele

 

“The whole financial world is a pyramid!”

 

In the beginning was an idea. The idea grew and blew into a system of ideas until finally; the world became governed by ideologies.

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Failed Nation: Failed People

George Osodi

 

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Madamidola Oladele

Reading through Professor Akinlawon Ladipo Mabogunje’s autobiography, A Measure of Grace, tears rolled down my cheeks as I read the 27th chapter. “Nigeria: Africa’s Failed Asset” was the title of Sir Olaniwun Ajayi’s publication which the author made reference to. While still weeping, my mind imagined the booming oil, the abandoned agriculture, the smiling North, the groaning South-South and the looming doom lying in wait for my country.

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