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Great Expectations

We want free and fair elections but let’s not oversimplify it because the task ahead is tough. 08.07.2010 A lot has been written and said about our thirst for free and fair elections. As flawed as it may have been, the June 12, 1993 presidential election remains a reference point. However, the foundation for the […]

Actions Speak Louder Than Words

26.05.2005 Those of us that were fortunate (or unfortunate, depending on preferences) to watch the National Television Authority’s belated airing of a documentary on the recent visit of President Olusegun Obasanjo to Britain noticed a remarkable statement in the president’s Commonwealth Lecture delivered at the University of London and titled, ‘The Commonwealth in the 21st […]