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Are We a Generation of Mediocrities?

boko nigeria girlsTo be honest with you, since I came to the country for an international project on road traffic safety in Abuja towards the end of 2013, I have been restless and having sleepless nights in brainstorming and thinking of a simple realistic solution to the multi-various fundamental problems of my fatherland called Nigeria. I so much have the belief that there is no problem without a solution, if we could recognize the problem and are ready to take action. As usual, this three-month project eventually turned to eight months without any alteration from the contract papers. What could have been a disaster of the contract extension is now making me to stay back in the country to fully understand the problems and contribute my small quota to be part of fixing solutions without bloodshed.
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Nigeria still at 54: The Bad-luck of having Leaders that cannot lead

enahoroAlbert Einstein has this to say centuries ago that"We shall require a substantially new manner of thinking, if mankind is to survive... No problem can be solved from the same consciousness that created it". A better Nigeria requires a better thinking for most significant breakthroughs from old ways of thinking. The four basic needs and motivations of all people are to live, to love, to learn and to leave a legacy. If anyone of these four parts of human nature is neglected, you turn that person into a thing, and chronic and acute problems arise.What do you do with things and what do you expect from things? What has befallen my fatherland? Historically, Nigeria was very fortunate to have had an enterprising,
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2015 AND THE MENDACITY OF POLITICIANS

By Eubaldus Enahoro
The heart of man is desperately wicked, who can know it. If you want to know where wickedness resides visit a politician whose stock in trade is to get to power by any means including going to the extent of terminating the life of their opponents.
While they are canvassing for patronage from the people who should be the leader, but unfortunately in Nigeria it is the other way round, they go begging on their knees making promises they never fulfill.
 
By Eubaldus Enahoro
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DRC Prime Minister, Mr. Augustin Matata Ponyo visit to the Netherlands, addresses Dutch Prime Minister, Mark Rutte

matatax610The speech of the Prime Minister of Democratic Republic of Congo, His Excellency, Mr. Augustin Matata Ponyo on his official visit to the Dutch Prime Minister, Mark Rutte on 29th October 2014.
 
On behalf of His Excellency, Mister Joseph Kabila Kabange, President of the Democratic Republic of Congo and Head of State, please allow me to express my gratitude for extending your invitation to the Democratic Republic of Congo, through my humble person, to undertake an official trip to the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
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Ebola Exposes Africa’s Fragile Health System

Poverty, lack of education and poor health facilities, are the prime factors which make the control of any outbreak of epidemic in Africa a big challenge. Africa is likely to suffer a disease anytime, before World Health Organization finds a solution to prevent or control the epidemic, because poverty alleviation is only a dream of illusion than reality.
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