“The pervasive ethnic stereotyping and myth-making that goes on between ordinary civilians has the capacity to destroy the very fabric of Nigerian society” If truth be told, Nigeria has an ethnicity problem. It is evident in high-profile cases of sometimes violent tensions. But perhaps most damagingly, it is also demonstrated in the low-profile everyday mistrust… More Failures of a weak state are to blame for Nigeria’s ethnicity problem
None feel a nation’s interest like they who must live and die in it.
“The question remains, why is the MPC attempting to address inflation by increasing the lending rate, thereby reducing the money supply when the cause of Nigeria’s inflation is not, in fact, an increase in the money supply but an increase in price levels?” On the 25th and 26th of July, 2016, Nigeria’s Monetary Policy Committee… More The Central Bank of Nigeria: Battling Inflation with a Knife | by Oluwatosin Olaseinde
“The Somali culture that I knew, a culture that treated women as sisters, mothers and grandmothers, was still alive and well.” Stepping off the airplane onto Somali soil for the first time in my life, I did not know what to expect. Most of what I had heard about my homeland had been derived from… More The Somali Woman Question: More Than a Call for Equality | by B. Arte
WEEKEND MUSICAL INTERLUDE
... because everyday should refresh our souls. But in our world, we will have to settle for the weekend.