Opinion

Buhari’s Visit, Niger Delta Clean-up and Other Issues, By Uche Igwe

Let us not forget that ecological restoration is one of the most important things the people of Ogoni have ever asked for. Now that the opportunity to accomplish that is here, no one should constitute himself or herself into a centrifugal force or a clog in the wheel of progress.…
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Columns

Ogoniland Clean Up: the Niger Delta People Have Not Fought In Vain, By Muhammadu Buhari

The beginning of this clean-up exercise is clear evidence that Ken Saro Wiwa and other sons of Ogoniland who fought hard for environmental justice did not fight in vain. Let this mark the beginning of the restoration, not just of the environment of Ogoniland, but of peace and prosperity to…
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Opinion

Niger Delta Clean Up, Niger Delta Avengers and the Rest of Us, By Uche Igwe

At least one of their demands include the cleaning up of the region. We all know that this could be a mere smokescreen masking their real intentions, however it will useful to see if the meeting of one of their demands through the clean-up will force them to any form…
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Columns

We All Stand Before History, By Ken Saro-Wiwa (1941-1995)

My Lord, We all stand before history. I am a man of peace, of ideas. Appalled by the denigrating poverty of my people who live on a richly endowed land, distressed by their political marginalisation and economic strangulation, angered by the devastation of their land, their ultimate heritage, anxious to…
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