EFCC, humongous money ‘discoveries’ and circus shows

The farcical story that National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Nigeria’s external secret Police, has claimed ownership of the large hill of $43.4 million, £27,800 and N23.2 million heretic is total hogwash, bunkun and balderdash. Let this government and its minions credit Nigerians with some modicum of sense and capacity to reason, even with their valiant attempts to cow, browbeat and intimidate all opposition elements and critical voices in their so-called corruption war. At least, not even the terror halo cast on our individual and collective psyche has dulled our analytical minds….

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EFCC, humongous money ‘discoveries’ and the continuous entertaining circus shows (Part 1)

INTRODUCTION The farcical story that NIA, Nigeria’s external secret Police, has claimed ownership of the large haul of $43.4m, £27,800 and N23.2m is heretic flapdoodle, bunkum, baloney, hogwash, poppycock and balderdash. Let this government and its minions credit Nigerians with some modicum of sense and capacity to reason, even with their valiant attempts to cow, browbeat and intimidate all opposition elements and critical voices in their so called anti-corruption war. At least, not even the terror halo cast on our individual and collective psyche has dulled our analytical minds. The…

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…Ozekhome, others chide NIA over alleged ownership

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria and Constitutional lawyer, Chief Mike Ozekhome, yesterday, described, as farcical, the story that National Intelligence Agency, (NIA), Nigeria’s external secret police has claimed ownership of the large hill of $43.4m, £27,800 and N23.2m. He said, “Let this government and its minions credit Nigerians with some modicum of sense and capacity to reason, even with their valiant attempts to cow, browbeat and intimidate all opposition elements and critical voices in their so called corruption war. At least, not even the terror halo cast on our individual…

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Accord concondiale: The continuous search for Nigeria’s elusive unity (13)

Marilyn Ferguson once opined that achievers have an enabling attitude, realism, and a conviction that they themselves were the laboratory of innovation. Their ability to change themselves is central to their success. They have learnt to conserve their energy by minimizing the time spent in regret or complaint. Every event is a lesson to them, every person a teacher. Same can be said of these great Nigerian iconic achievers, who were themselves laboratory of innovation and change. On this note, we continue our discourse on these great Nigerian icons, Chief…

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