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.
The luxury of having the opportunity to make the journey through this life count is ephemeral sha. As a friend oft says, make each day count more than you count it. To quote Abraham Lincoln, in the spirit of the political time in the US of A, "it's not the years [packed in a] life but the life [packed in the] years.
During the testimonials for Shinycoin in Toronto last weekend, his senior brother said that Shiny always admonished him to reach out and check on people, so that he would have many people attend his birthdays and other gatherings. This part of Shiny was evident in all the other testimonials as he's always willing to go the extra mile for others. It was also evident in his online activities and his push for social circles - an idea to push us away from individualism into the collective.