Category: Feature Article

Qatar and the Goliaths of the Gulf

The Trump Presidency is playing both sides; encouraging the Goliaths to suffocate Qatar and simultaneously, selling sophisticated arms to the latter. The United States is the friend of the mouse and ally of the rat;…

The Abiku Called Magu

In vain your bangles cast Charmed circles at my feet; I am Abiku, calling for the first And the repeated time…. – Wole Soyinka The above quotation is the opening stanza in the eight-paragraph poem…

Biafra has not been defeated

On July 6, 1967, civil war broke out in Nigeria between the country’s military and the forces of Biafra, an independent republic proclaimed by ex-Nigerian military officer Odumegwu Ojukwu on May 30 of that year….