The Nigerian economy may rise from the ashes by 2030


https://thenationonlineng.net/the-nigerian-economy-to-rise-from-the-ashes-by-2030/ The Nigerian economy may rise from the ashes by 2030 Nigeria is 60 years old. It has so far been through a three-year devastating civil war, two recessions (and now in its third), leadership crisis in form of power switches in six military coups, ethnic divisions and many other besetting challenges. In this opinion … Continue reading The Nigerian economy may rise from the ashes by 2030

Life is a long memory. People always remember. Be Kind.


I was only 9 when I went to boarding school and it was hell. Bullies, hunger and loneliness. Cried every day. Almost gave up. Until one day someone out of the blues saw me by myself on the corridor and offered to allow me play with his stringed beetles. Weird game I thought. And I … Continue reading Life is a long memory. People always remember. Be Kind.

Platforms have right to moderate but no more Section 230 alibi


When I first got on the internet in 2001 it was amazing - a part of life that was free of rules, open and devoid of government. The internet has since left those early days as the real world has found its way there. There are still some relics of the old days in US … Continue reading Platforms have right to moderate but no more Section 230 alibi

When you connect with billionaires, millions start looking different to you.


A half-billionaire in USD gave me 30minutes of his time today and during our chat he asked me how much one of my companies is worth as per our last raise and the amount I mentioned felt like I had sold bits of that company for only some couple cents. I was almost embarrassed to … Continue reading When you connect with billionaires, millions start looking different to you.

Understanding the DNA of Neo-Colonial State Violence


The fallacy of independence is when so-called citizens think they are citizens when in reality they are simply subjects to their state. Their new conquerors are not in a different shape or form from them. They themselves don't even know what possesses them to perpetuate the colonial subjugation upon those who would otherwise be family. The system they inherited excludes them and gives them a new nature that helps them see themselves as separate and above their masses. It is in the DNA of colonially-inherited state institutions .

Nigeria must work for Nigerians

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The #EndSars protests in Nigeria are a sign of wider discontent and anxiety among Nigerian youths for their future. Nigerian youths face an increasing lack of opportunity. #EndSARS is just a symptom of a much wider decay in Nigerian society. The Nigerian government will be well served to listen and accelerate its efforts towards creating a Nigeria that works for Nigerians rather than only for the 0.1% elite & their foreign collaborators.

all lives matter. Black Men Must Matter Too.


Source: PickPik All Lives Matter. White Lives Matter Asian Lives Matter Arab Lives Matter Indigenous Lives Matter Black Lives Matter Black Women Matter Black Men Matter Too! In racialised societies especially in those where White Men are dominant at the top of the pecking order, Black People generally have worse outcomes in longevity and income … Continue reading all lives matter. Black Men Must Matter Too.