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Made-in-Aba, gum arabic and Nigeria’s economic development

During my childhood, Aba-made or made-in-Aba was a popular cliché amongst Nigerians. The phrase referred to any locally made product believed to be cheap and inferior in quality. As a matter of fact, when you got to the market, it … Continue reading

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South Korea and Samsung provide the way forward for Nigeria

In October, Samsung had to permanently discontinue the production and sales of its flagship Galaxy Note 7 smartphones. The decision was taken after several recalls of the phones due to complaints of exploding batteries and incidents of the phones catching … Continue reading

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Stephen Harper: The political outsider who sought a conservative revolution

He came to power as an outsider from Calgary determined to knock down the eastern establishment and make conservatism a powerful force in Canada. A decade later, Stephen Harper leaves office with only some of his objectives achieved and with … Continue reading

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The Appointments and Our Political Pundits.

The brouhaha generated by PMB’s yesterday’s appointment is healthy and good for our social and political development, except one thing that I found disturbing. It is that, those who are very educated, well-traveled and exposed also joined the bandwagon that … Continue reading

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THE NEED FOR CONSTRUCTIVE CRITICISM

  It has become imperative to remind fellow Nigerians on 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 and the respect … Continue reading

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