Tag: Elites

I’m Temporarily Associating With The Ruling Class Just To Study Them Says Adams Oshiomhole

Adams Oshiomhole, outgoing governor of Edo state, says he joined government to understand how politicians manipulate and control societies. Oshiomhole spoke on Wednesday at a programme organised by the Kukah centre, with the theme ‘From activism to political power: the challenges of democratic governance in Nigeria’. “I joined the ruling[Read More…]

Opinion: Senates And The Limits Of Political Buffoonery

At the risk of sounding immodest I must say that I am disappointed that a group of persons in the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria appear set to continuously drag Nigeria back by 500 years with their retrogressive tendencies and ultra conservative approaches to the serious business of[Read More…]