As Soyinka Suffers Xenophobic Attack In Eko…

EMMANUEL UCHENNA UGWU Wole Soyinka, Nigeria’s greatest literary icon, is a global citizen. He is welcome and celebrated everywhere. But he is currently under an ironic xenophobic attack in his own country. The precursor of the assault? The Nobel Laureate accepted Governor Akinwunmi Ambode’s invitation to serve as the co-Chairman of the

Governor Okowa and His 1,500 Political Aides

Last week Friday, I stumbled on a Daily Trust report that says the Governor Ifeanyi Okowa administration has created and filled putative vacancies for 1,500 political aides in Delta State. The story details that Okowa and his deputy have appointed more than five executive assistants, hundreds of senior special assistants and