Columns and Opinions across Nigerian Newspapers


Nigeria’s development dilemma - Soon, Nigeria will be hitting a hundred years as one nation welded together by the force of colonialism. Many of us have asked whether this should be counted as an achievement; and if so, whether it is worth rolling out the drums in celebration. Not many have answered in the affirmative, and not a few have seen much grace in any merriment. For me, I think we should thank God, rather than celebrate, for leaving us in one piece despite our strident efforts to destroy ourselves. Fortunately,