NIGERIA’S POPULATION: DISDAINED, YET A BLESSING – Sanmi Abiodun

Have you ever wondered why Nigeria is called the giant of Africa? Over the years, Africa has celebrated Nigeria while Nigerians have treated themselves with disdain, viewing the nation’s population from the eye of a one-eyed pessimist. So much is said by both foreign and indigenous reporters criticizing the quantity of Nigeria’s population but have…

REBRANDING NIGERIA: WILL IT BE BENEFICIAL TO NIGERIANS?

October 16, 2004, I saw the nakedness of my dearest uncle, Uncle kay, not in his bathroom but at the prestigious Heathrow Airport in London. He was being subjected by the officials of the British Immigration Service to a routine strip search, strictly for Nigerians. I was ashamed to be one. Foreign reporters have nothing…