How to Hold and Retain Power: A Machiavellian Approach. Est-ce ce à quoi nous assistons dans l’état d’Imo?

“…it is necessary for a prince who wishes to maintain his position to learn how to be able not to be good, and to use or not use this ability according to circumstances.” These are the words of Niccolo Machiavelli (1469-1527), a former diplomat of the Florentine republic during the early years of the Renaissance. […]

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Dynamics of legislative crises in Imo state.

The legislative institution of contemporary Imo state should under normal circumstances perform all the basic functions of a representative assembly legislation, oversight and representation. Specifically, their functions include law making, approval of executive policies, confirmation of appointments, budgets and appropriation, oversight over government agencies, representation and education of the people, removal of erring public office […]

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America is Being Systematically Torn Down by Different Factions of the Deep State.

America has been for many decades the biggest playground for the different factions of the Deep State in control of the different monopolized industries, news networks, government and private institutions, nurturing cadres of experts in the field of sciences, finance and economics, military, sheep-herding aka social engineering, mind control and reprogramming cloaked as “spirituality”, etc. […]

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The retreat of the West is a disaster.

Bernard-Henri Lévy, France’s most famous public intellectual in an interview talks about the massacre of Christians in Nigeria and Madrasas by Turks in the Middle Belt. While Nigeria’s Vice-President supposedly a Christian and a Pastor, denies that there is any massacre of Christians and was described by a USA official as “He lies shamelessly — […]

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A Frank And Open Memo: To Senator Hope Uzodinma Executive Governor of Imo State.

From: Agunwa Emeka NzeribeOwerri, Imo State08087669868 Date: 18/10/2021 Subject: Imo – The Mistake Of Okorocha Should Not Be Repeated Introduction: My Governor, I will be straight forward. I am glad that some people close to you knows I am your avid follower and supporter. So the issue of impudence does not exist at all. I […]

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STILL ON THE ISSUE OF THE NEED TO RESTORE THE CHARTER OF EQUITY IN IMO STATE.

Generally, electioneering in Nigeria is capital intensive, and this has led to the emergence of: The godfather phenomenon. Machiavillian Godfather style executives exude a brand of politics that more than often gives rise to the prevalence of sycophants, zonal sellouts aspiring to be leaders or position holders, inter-party defections, brutish politicking, electoral violence and political […]

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If you want to understand America and politics, read The Godfather by Mario Puzo

Mario Puzo’s Mafia blockbuster is a set text for political candidates and advisers everywhere. Mario Puzo’s The Godfather now functions the way fairytales or Bible stories do. It’s become a fundamental narrative deeply embedded in the collective psyche, regularly adapted and reworked for radically different settings. Stripped to its essentials, this is a story of […]

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WHERE NIGERIA WENT WRONG – By Chief Phillip Asiodu.

MAJOR POINTS: •It’ll be horrendous if Nigeria fails as a state. •Buhari’s cancelling of Lagos light rail cost Nigeria $3bn. •With our resources and beginning Nigeria should be First World country now. •How 1975 destruction of civil service, abandonment of plans hurt Nigeria. •Obasanjo is responsible for the current humongous payment to our Parliamentarians. •The […]

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IMO EQUITY FORMULA: MATTERS ARISING.

2 years short of 20 years of Orlu governance, Imo State is already in a frenzy over who succeeds Governor Hope Uzodinma in 2024. Already, many individuals, diaspora groups and organizations from the three senatorial districts of Imo East, Imo West and Imo North, are engaged in serious discussions on how to balance the problems […]

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Re: How sycophancy undermines governance in Imo state: By Duruebube Chimazuru Nnadi-Oforgu.

Amb. Obi Adim wrote. My brother, I agree with you on this one. The only way out is for a leader to be true to himself and the people he serves, having absolute loyalty for his oath of office. Simple as this may sound, it needs emotional maturity, unselfishness, and sincerity of purpose. Strangely, these […]

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Of patriotism and sycophancy.

Supporting your governor and urging him on even when it is beyond argument that he is progressing in error is not patriotism. It is nothing short of mindless sycophancy. In a nutshell, patriotism simply means loyalty to your country as a whole, not your Governor as an individual. The Governor of your state deserves your […]

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Uzodimma’s Poor Reward System: A Tacit Call For Political Sabotage, End To APC Reign In Imo.

OPINION Political patronage is very essential in a participatory democracy. Infact, the reward system is a must in politics. Throughout the world in democracies: support, loyalty and allegiance are rewarded! And any State Governor, Senator , Federal Reps member, State legislator , LGA Chairman, etc, that pays lips service or no attention to this, does […]

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NIGERIA-BIAFRA HISTORY 101 FACTS THAT WILL SHOCK YOU.

YOU’VE BEEN LIED TO ALL ALONG ABOUT THE 1967-70 BIAFRAN GENOCIDE!!! (Please read the speech below given by Prof. Nwala, Father of African Philosophy, at the just-concluded 50-year Biafra Commemoration attended by Former President Obasanjo, Vice President Osinbajo, Ohaneze President-General Nina Nwodo and others.) BIAFRA 50 YEARS AFTER – RECONCILIATION: WHAT HAVE WE LEARNED? Paper […]

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NIGERIA: A NATION CHALLENGED

By Colonel Abubakar Dangiwa Umar. The recent rearrest of the IPOB leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, was greeted with a loud sigh of relief and celebration in some sections of the country. It also elicited congratulatory messages to the Federal government which appears overwhelmed by the intractable security challenges and in dire need of any redeeming […]

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OBASANJO HITS HARD ON NIGERIAN LEADERS, GIVES THE REASON WHY IPOB IS ANGRY!!

Ex-President, Olusegun Obasanjo on BBC’s HardTalk reveals while the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), are angry with Nigeria’s leaders especially on President Buhari’s administration.“My friends who are not from the East of Nigeria where Igbos come from often ask me why there is so much anger in the East and among Igbos. Some wonder why, […]

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SETTING THE RECORDS STRAIGHT ABOUT THE FIRST REPUBLIC’S PURPORTED IGBO DOMINANCE

A scripted deception has been circulating all over social media, including WhatsApp groups, suggesting that Igbos, despite being dominant in Tafawa Balewa’s government, went ahead to kill him. Nothing can be farther from the truth. This script has turned history on its head. The narrative is designed to present Igbos as disloyal power grabbers and […]

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A WAKE-UP CALL AND BLUNT TRUTH TO MY FELLOW NORTHERN BROTHERS.

By Col Hassan Stan-Labo Bᴀɴᴅɪᴛʀʏ ᴀɴᴅ Bᴏᴋᴏ ʜᴀʀᴀᴍ : Tʜᴇ Nᴏʀᴛʜ sʟᴇᴘᴛ ғᴏʀ ᴛᴏᴏ ʟᴏɴɢ! “The north must wake up now. It must not murder sleep. The north saw nothing coming. Population was deemed strength. But it should have watched when others slowed down in breeding. We bred too many children and didn’t do much […]

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Buhari the greatest leader from northern nigeria after uthman dan fodio – By-aare-kurunmi-kakanfo

General Buhari understands that there is nothing called One Nigeria in any sense, it is only an opportunity for his Nomadic Fulani kinsmen to survive and build a Fulani country using the sweat and wealth of others legally or illegally under the guise of patriotism and humanity.” “…Understands that the South and Middle belt are […]

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𝐀𝐠𝐡𝐨 𝐎𝐠𝐛𝐞𝐝𝐞: 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐈𝐠𝐛𝐨 𝐌𝐚𝐧 𝐖𝐡𝐨 𝐑𝐮𝐥𝐞𝐝 𝐁𝐞𝐧𝐢𝐧 𝐊𝐢𝐧𝐠𝐝𝐨𝐦 𝐟𝐫𝐨𝐦 𝟏𝟖𝟗𝟖-𝟏𝟗𝟏𝟒

Ogbede was from Agbor, Delta State Igboland. He was given the title “Obaseki” by Benin’s king, Idugbowa, for his business savviness, fair judgment, and truthfulness. Unfortunately, Agho, the Obaseki of Benin, was put in-between a squeeze by his good friend the King of Benin after the British sacked Benin, an operation that took just 3 […]

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RE: OHANEZE NDIGBO GENERAL ELECTION!!

The Profile of Hon. Chris Chigoziri Asoluka, Ph.D. Candidate For The Office Of The President General, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide. Dr. Chris Chigoziri Asoluka is a polymath with two Bachelor’s degrees in Political Science and Law (Universities of Ibadan and London.), multiple Masters degrees in International Economic Relations (University of Lagos), Shipping Economics/Finance and International Trade […]

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OHANAEZE: ITS NOT YET TIME FOR PG, OTHERS UNTIL ELECTIONS COMMITTEE UNVEILS GUIDELINES – DR CHRIS ASOLUKA

A former Vice President General (Imo) of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Dr. Chris Asoluka, has decried the heat and controversies generated from rumoured endorsement of some persons as candidates for soon-to-be vacant offices in the leadership of Igbo apex socio-cultural organisation -Ohanaeze Ndigbo. Asoluka, who was President of Aka Ikenga the Igbo Think Tank, co-chairman of South […]

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We’re set to develop oil communities  in Imo state –Chief Charles Orie Managing Director, Imo State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (ISOPADEC)

In this interview with News Echo Executive Editor Jennifer John, he bares his mind on some issues concerning the commission and Imo State Government in general. Tell us about ISOPADEC? ISOPADEC is an interventionist agency for oil producing communities. Our core mandate is to help the oil producing communities achieve their developmental goals and projects […]

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The Church Missionary Intelligencer V.42 1891. Repatriation of Western Africa from America.

A considerable number of repatriates have reached Lagos from Brazil. They seem to have been Brazilian born, and yet they still speak the language of Yoruba. They say that the negroes of Brazil generally wish to return to Africa, the Creoles being the least desirous. Poverty, however, prevented many.The Governor of Lagos Sir Alfred Moloney, […]

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The Journal of the Manchester Geographical Society Vol. V 1889 Cotton Interests, Foreign And Native, in Yoruba, and generally in West Africa —

On The Extensive Employment of Cotton in the form of a Native Manufacture, as a convenient currency —And on the Repatriation of the Negro, to promote, on any Definite and Established Basis, the Development of His Own Country. — (See Map)By His Excellency Governor Moloney, C.M.G., of Lagos.[Addressed to the Members in the Mayor’s Parlour, […]

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