Thursday, March 4, 2021

Tag: Obi Nwakanma

Rochas Okorocha’s endgame in Imo State, by Obi Nwakanma

First, let us start by where Rochas Okorocha began: he was swept into government on the wings of the APGA, following a populist revolt...

Aguiyi-ironsi, by Obi Nwakanma

Fifty years ago, on a Friday night at the Western Nigerian Governor’s lodge in Ibadan, a group of soldiers led by Major Theophilus Danjuma...

Biafrexit?, by Obi Nwakanma

Sam Omatseye’s piece in the Nation, “The Ghost of Biafra,” this past week adds to the growing discussion on the inevitable impact of the...

What do the Igbo want? by Obi Nwakanma

In an angry retort to a question thrown at him in his recent Media chat, President Muhammadu Buhari asked, “What do they (Igbo) want?”...

Local Governments, buccaneering governors

By Obi Nwakanma Sam Onwuemedo, Director of Press and Media for the Government House, Owerri, a position generally known in common parlance as “Chief Press...