Opinion

Kofi Annan: In Service of the World, By Ejeviome Eloho Otobo & Oseloka H. Obaze

Kofi Annan’s contributions to peace and security were wide ranging: Encompassing efforts to discourage needless conflicts, support peace operations, create or nurture institutions for peacebuilding, and develop norms and policies to promote inclusive development. Annan had presciently opposed the and invasion of Iraq in 2003. During his tenure as secretary…
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Guest Columns

Leadership and “Conversation” In Dialogue: Securing Peace In the Unromantic Context, By ‘Funmi Olonisakin

This is the text of the first Inaugural Lecture by a female scholar of African descent, delivered at King’s College London. 1. Journeying Through the ‘Romantic’ and ‘Unromantic’ Contexts The labeling of the context that constitutes the focus of this inaugural lecture as unromantic has invoked much interest. The use…
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Columns

Thoughts On Libya: What Africa Needs to Do, By Pius Adesanmi

The African Union and many African states are jackasses with no political willpower or moral authority to do anything meaningful about the tragedy in Libya, hence the largely disgraceful response from Africa thus far. They have not even expelled Libya from the AU. I was on a national radio program…
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Opinion

Combating Illicit Financial Flows Through Corporate Tax Evasion, By Léonce Ndikumana

This fight against illicit financial flows battle requires commitment from both states and the global community to improve transparency in financial systems and international trade, and to strengthen the capacities of national tax administrations. This includes forcing large companies to disclose the details of their activities in each country where…
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Opinion

Deepening Worry Over Rohingya Muslims and Attitude of the Myanmar Government, By Murtadha Gusau

Where are the United Nations, the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), human rights organisations and other Zionist Masonic organisations that claim to advocate justice and brag about promoting equality?! Are those people who are appalled when a cat is tortured not moved when a human being is burnt alive! Monday,…
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