I have always wanted to see Brazil and I imagined I would love it. In fact many times in the past, I have felt Brazilian. When I was young, a TV show named La Fantastico was a staple in my home. I also had childhood friends who were born and raised in popo Aguda (Cuban/Brazilian quarters) in Lagos. Also, I have always liked Brazilian music, especially those that have African influences. Anyone following my choices on Pandora will know that Clara Nunes is a favorite
Just this week and it isn't the first time, I have received a package in the mail from a well known charity along with a request for donation. It contained complimentary branded note-lets, a multi purpose celebratory card that could be used as a birthday, thank you, anniversary or any other use, card. The package also contained bookmarks, address labels, a pen and a lapel pin.
This got me wondering does that particular charity really need any donation from me. I mean if they have
The decision of the Senate yesterday directing the Federal Government of Nigeria to take steps to immediately to initiate the process to file an application at the International Court of Justice for a review of its judgment delivered on the 10/10/2002 concerning the Land and Maritime Boundary Between Cameroon and Nigeria (Equatorial Guinea Intervening) is indeed a very good development. Recall that the House of Representatives passed a similar resolution directing the Federal Government of Nigeria
The office of the First Lady of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has recently aroused and enmeshed in controversy thus:
1. when it was reported in the media that the Federal Government of Nigeria bought 200 exotic vehicles for the hosting of a Steering Committee of First Ladies of Africa by the First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, under the aegis of the African Ladies Peace Mission scheduled for Friday, 27th July, 2012;
2. There was also controversy concerning the office when Dame
The cerebral Catholic Bishop of Sokoto and Public Intellectual, Rev. Father Matthew Hassan Kukuah while addressing the opening of the Nigerian Barr Association Annual General Conference in Abuja on the 27th August, 2012, had opined that President Jonathan is the most powerful President in the world who is vested with limitless and plenitude of powers to do the impossible including the award of oil blocks to individuals that instantaneously turned a poor man into a billionaire.