Nov 2013

Bola Tinubu And The SNC: When Personal Interest Trumps The Common Good By Lawrence Chinedu Nwobu

One of the most fundamental reasons for Nigeria’s failure is the opportunism of the leadership who most often put their personal interest above the common good. This phenomenon has been evidentfrom  the 1st republic when some national and regional leaders were so intent on furthering their personal and sometimes regional interests that they were willing to  incite carpet crossing, ri

U.S. designates Nigerian Islamist group as terrorist organization By Guy Taylor - Washington Times

U.S. authorities officially has designated the shadowy Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram as a terrorist organization, ending what has been a heated debate in the past year within the State Department on the status of the group, which is believed to have ties to al Qaeda affiliates in Africa.