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Women Leaders: Africa’s Available Yet Underutilized Resource

by Susan Enuogbope Majekodunmi –USA– My maternal grandfather’s mantra was, “Educate a woman, and you feed and educate her family.” He educated his daughters when Nigerian […]

Africa, Development, Feature Articles, Nigeria, South Africa, Teaching & Learning, Women in Leadership

Anti-Corruption Crusader Nuhu Ribadu on Corruption and Leadership

by Susan Enuogbope Majekodunmi –USA– Being Nigerian and having many relatives still living there, I keep abreast of political and economic events. Nigeria is blessed with […]

Africa, Corruption, Feature Articles, Interviews, Nigeria, Politics & Democracy, Teaching & Learning

Niger Delta Crisis: Women and Children of the Creeks Pay High Price for Nigeria’s Oil

by Remi Adeoye – Nigeria – There is stiff opposition to the proposed Niger Delta Summit slated to be held in Abuja, Nigeria. The Delta’s most […]

Africa, Human Rights, Military, Nigeria, Petroleum, Politics & Democracy, Poverty, Sexual Violence, Violence Against Women

African Leaders and the President For Life Syndrome

by Susan Enuogbope Majekodunmi – USA – As a child growing up in Nigeria, I was familiar with military coups. I would wake up in the […]

Africa, Media, Nigeria, Political Leadership, Politics & Democracy, Regions of the World

A New Dawn for Nigerian Women? Time Will Tell

by Susan Enuogbope Majekodunmi – Nigeria – Nigeria is an oil-rich country in West Africa also endowed with other mostly unexploited natural resources, such as coal […]

Africa, Business & Economy, Corruption, Feature Articles, Gender Equality, Islam, Nigeria, Politics & Democracy, Women in Leadership, Women's Empowerment

Nigeria’s Recent State Elections Hold Little Promise for the Country’s Street Children

by Remi Adeoye – Nigeria – As early as 5am, a very young boy named Tunji is awake. At eleven years old he knows what it […]

Africa, Children's Rights, Elections, Feature Articles, Nigeria, Politics & Democracy, Poverty