â€˜My background is what Nigeria needs nowâ€™ Insists being firm as a leader is very important He is the best in his trade. He almost single-handedly re-sold Olusegun Obasanjo to both the political, intelligence and military elite in1998. For a man who hardly talks but whose dexterity is unique, it is very difficult to read […]
Uti, what were your parents reactions when you were initially nominated? They were happy for me, my mother was saying my son you are a blessed child we will pray for you, and you will go and win. My mum was screaming and they were just laughing, they were saying don’t worry you will go […]
In the last general elections, in which he contested for president, his party had 74,059 votes according to INEC. But Chris Okotie, religious leader and politician, doubts this figure, and says he has plans to ensure that the next election is different. He talks on this; his aspirations; and other issues. Excerpts: Why God would […]
Henry Okah: On Saturday morning, just a day after the attack, a very close associate of President Jonathan called me and explained to me that there had been a bombing in Nigeria and that President Jonathan wanted me to reach out to the group, Mend, and get them to retract the earlier statement they had […]
Delivered on behalf of the African National Congress, on the occasion of the adoption by the constitutional assembly of “The Republic of South Africa Constitution Bill 1996.” Delivered in Capetown on 8 May 1996. Chairperson, Esteemed President of the democratic Republic, Honourable Members of the Constitutional Assembly, Our distinguished domestic and foreign guests, Friends, On […]
Delivered on behalf of the African Student Union, on the occasion of the first African convention held at Mary’ek Hall , Kuching Sarawak Malaysia!