Nigerians in Diasporas react to Peter Obi’s Deflection

By AFRIPOL Reporter Nigerians have been talking since the former governor of Anambra State decamped from APGA to the ruling national party PDP. Obi’s deflecting to PDP was anticipated, for Obi has not hidden his inner workings and interactions with the members of PDP. While Obi was the governor of Anambra, his close relationship with […]

Nigeria @ 54: I am optimistic and bullish on Nigeria

By Emeka Chiakwelu Cynicism is the product of intellectual lethargy, especially when history and situational ethics have inveterate the prevailing supposition. As Nigeria celebrate her 54 birthday, the conventional dictum is to be cynical and pessimistic because of the numerous obstacles and challenges confronting Nigeria. “It is better”, as Chinese says, “to light a candle […]

Opinion: Reflection on US-Africa Summit By Emeka Chiakwelu

By Emeka Chiakwelu After the successful completion of US-Africa Summit, the news was dominated by Ebola explosion that ferociously and perilously stole the thunder from the rosy aftermath analysis of the summit. But wait a second; I still have some reflections on the historic summit: When I read on the pages of New York Times […]

Godwin Emefiele: Intellectually endowed banker is the next CBN Boss

By Emeka Chiakwelu President Jonathan has nominated Godwin Emefiele, the managing director of Zenith Bank to be the next governor of Central Bank Nigeria(CBN), as a successor to the outgoing and controversial Sanusi. The nomination has been made prior to the suspension of Sanusi who was the sitting governor of CBN. Pending the approval of […]

Nigeria and the making of MINT nations By Emeka Chiakwelu

The nomenclatures of economic trading blocs are becoming numerous:  It all started with G8, the great eight largest economies, G20 and then BRICS, organization of five major emerging national economies of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. Now comes MINT nations, MINT is the acronym for an association of four major major emerging economies […]

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