Tag: Chris Tion

Chris Tion: Benue, Wheelbarrows, Salaries And Perception

By Chris Tion   Image Blues The past couple of weeks haven’t been the best for the image of my dear state, Benue. First it was Governor Nyesom Wike calling out the Benue State Governor Samuel Ioraer Ortom, over his inability to stem the murderous tide of violence in the[Read More…]

Chris Tion: The People’s Dean As Minister – Profile Of Prof. Nicholas Ada, Minister Of State For Foreign Affairs I

By Chris Tion The brisk walk down the aisle of the senate floor, the customary 3 bows before the senators, and indepth answers (bordering on didactic sessions) to questions from the senators, marked the entry of Professor Nicholas Akise Ada into national consciousness during the Senate Ministerial Nominees’ Screening, which[Read More…]

Chris Tion: #BringBackOurGirls; Nigeria, The Die Is Cast

On January 10, 49BC Julius Caesar then a Roman general, uttered these now very famous words, “Alea iacta est”, Latin for “The die has been cast”, as he led his army across the River Rubicon in Northern Italy. As later events would show and aptly captured by a historian; “the[Read More…]