Category: Ace Thought

Buhari mourns victims of Ethiopian Airlines plane crash

Defection, democracy and the economy

By Ace Omozuwa In Nigeria, party hopping has become a festival, not essentially of democratic renewal and glory. Yet, it is not what some pundits deem as orgy of...

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How politics may ruin Nigeria

By Ace Omozuwa Nothing demonstrates the prevailing crises of value, culture, and democracy better than the massive vote buying that blotted the governorship election...

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That Nigeria Air may fly  

By Ace Omozuwa For valid reasons, the unveiling of the new national carrier by the Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, at a press conference during the...

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Is CUPP an alliance for development?

By Ace Omozuwa The advent of Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) simultaneously evoked elation and frustration among many insightful political watchers. It...

Nigerian policemen protest non-payment of allowances.

Why better life for policemen means better life for all

By Ace Omozuwa The protest of policemen in Maiduguri, Borno State, on Monday last week, over non-payment of their six months allowance is a stinging indictment of our...

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Democracy in deficit: The tyranny of killers and poverty

By Ace Omozuwa The recent massacre of over 100 people in Plateau State amply demonstrates the frail nature of our democracy. Democracy without human security is a fine...

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Beyond border closure

By Ace Omozuwa Some influential voices in the public space have described the decision of the Federal Government to shut the nation’s borders with an unnamed...

Fortifying the ethical foundation of leadership

Fortifying the ethical foundation of leadership

By Ace Omozuwa In the last few weeks, a former governor of Taraba state, Jolly Nyame, and a former governor of Plateau state, Joshua Dariye were sent to prison. Joshua...

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The danger of messianic politics

By Ace Omozuwa Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, recently, counseled the Nigerian Intervention Movement (NIM) to be mindful of the antics of wreckers of Nigeria who...

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How security vote fuels corruption and insecurity

By Ace Omozuwa Many advocates of fiscal prudence have argued at different fora that security vote has systematized the utilization of public resources for private...

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Political warfare in paranoiac times

By Ace Omozuwa The acrimonious relationship between President Muhammadu Buhari and former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has festered beyond imagination. In a...

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Preparing for the digital economy

By Ace Omozuwa Nigeria maybe left in the lurch, if policies are not formulated and implemented for us to integrate into the global system of digital economy. Globally,...