Tag: Democracy

THE VOTING POPULATION IN NIGERIA AND PETER OBI’S MOVEMENT – Part 2

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As a follow-up to the first part of this article written by my mentor and hero, Dr Newton Jibunoh and published last week, I did agree to provide the second part of it.  Just to reiterate that the subject matter… Read More

The Parliamentary System of Government: “The Government of the People, for the People and by the People.”

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This was the system our founding fathers inherited from the British. It is a system that has been in place for hundreds of years in Britain and some Commonwealth nations. But the system was booted out less than six years… Read More

HOPE AND UNFULFILLED EXPECTATIONS – PART II

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In 1985, the Babangida administration appointed Professor Jibril Aminu as the Minister for Education; this was a welcome development as he appeared to be a much-needed breath of fresh air. Coming from the Nigerian Universities Commission where he served as… Read More