Category: Opinion

Opinion | Restructuring: Yes, but not without reorientation

“A restructured Nigeria with leaders of same prevailing orientation towards power especially public office, won’t be fundamentally different from the Nigeria we all detest today. Humans will always reproduce the system that socialized them,” Atlantic Post columnist Boney Akaeze writes in Opinions.

Opinion | Is it sensible to go to elections in 2023 under this raging insecurity?

“A difference between the people of Western countries and the people of Nigeria, is in how they each deal with (existential) threats. The way that violence and evil are spreading in Nigeria and the horrific manner that entire communities are slaughtered, and with even children maimed and raped, then hacked to death, is alarming, yet there has been no adequate response so far from the majority of citizens,” Ndidi Uwechue writes in Opinions.

Opinion | Expanding the frontiers of relations between Nigeria and France

“And just as we partner in prosperity, so our nations also have a duty to work together to make West Africa more secure. For decades, France – the European power in the Sahel, and Nigeria – the African power to its south have not been coordinated. Opportunity to crush the terrorists have between us too often been missed,” President Muhammadu Buhari writes in L’Opinion.

Opinion | The NINAS movement leads to a new way of thinking in Nigeria

“The NINAS Movement is a growing mass of ordinary Nigerians who have chosen to be different. They not only seek Justice and Democracy, but are working for it, going beyond the level of simply talking about it… the NINAS Movement is consistently, and at every stage concerned that “we the people” should not be made to suffer miseries flowing from an illegitimate 1999 Constitution that “we the people” did not make,” writes Ndidi Uwechue in her weekly column.