Africa

WHY WE PREMIERED COWBOY AND THE ALIENS – OZONE CINEMAS

(Codewit.com) Popular Lagos cinema house Ozone cinemas, recently became the centre of attraction for many movie lovers as it recently premiered the blockbuster Hollywood film Cowboys and Aliens. The movie which was premiered before a large audience that included top celebrities like Nomoreloss and one part of the famous gospel duo Rooftop Mc’s, started with […]

Business

Islamic Banking and Nigerian Politics

I have followed with great interest the debate and controversy over the introduction of Islamic banking by the Central Bank of Nigeria. I would have been very surprised if the Central Bank Governor, Sanusi Lamido, had gotten away with this controversial banking policy without some criticism or opposition from the Nigerian public. I want to […]

Nigeria News

BOKO HARAM: FOR HOW LONG SHALL WE PUT UP WITH THIS SCURGE?

The world was jolted by the suicide bombing of the United Nations’ Headquarters in Abuja, Nigeria on August 26, 2011 by Boko Haram, the radical Islamic sect. About 18 persons lost their lives in the bomb blast and many others sustained injuries of various degrees. This is the second suicide bombing that has been ‘successfully’ […]

Africa

POST-GADDAFI LIBYA, WHAT NEXT?

From all indications, with the capture of Bab al-Aziziya, Muammar Gaddafi’s compound and his stronghold of power, the six-month old war in Libya has come to an end. The rebel fighters wildly celebrated this fit with endless gunshots fired into the air. They went into the buildings in the compound searching for Gaddafi and his […]

Nigeria News

MUAMMAR GADDAFI: THE OPPRESSOR OF OUR BRETHREN HAS BEEN THROWN DOWN….

The popular Latin adage, Quo deos vult perdere, prius dementat – He whom the gods want to destroy, they first make mad, comes handy in the events that have recently taken place in Libya. Since September 1, 1969, when Muammar Gaddafi seized power through a bloodless coup at the age of 27, displacing the then […]