Accord concondiale: The continuous search for Nigeria’s elusive unity (13)

MIKE OZEKHOME SAN, OFR

Marilyn Ferguson once opined that achievers have an enabling attitude, realism, and a conviction that they themselves were the laboratory of innovation. Their ability to change themselves is central to their success. They have learnt to conserve their energy by minimizing the time spent in regret or complaint. Every event is a lesson to them, every person a teacher. Same can be said of these great Nigerian iconic achievers, who were themselves laboratory of innovation and change. On this note, we continue our discourse on these great Nigerian icons, Chief…

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Wike satisfied with work on Ogbunabali internal roads

Nyesom Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has expressed satisfaction with the pace and quality of the ongoing construction at Ogbunabali internal roads. The governor, accompanied by Mr. Joe Agi, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, and Tony Okeah, a former member of the Rivers State House of Assembly, inspected the roads being reconstructed in the area. Several of the roads in Ogbunabali have been completed and expanded with modern walkways, while others are still under construction. Governor Wike received briefing from officials of the Rivers State Ministry of Works as he walked…

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WESTOWN HOTELS: Reaching for peak performance

With the successes it has recorded within the short time of its existence, Westown Hotels, Ikeja, Lagos, is not letting off steam, as the four star hospitality outfit located behind Sheraton Lagos Hotel and Towers on Sheraton Hotel – Opebi Link Road, is poised on delivery on its five star promises. To this end, the newly appointed Operations Manager of the hotel, Akin-Ayoade Omotayo Chris, is turning the pages and bringing his expertise to bear on the hotel’s operations, as he takes on the task of leading the trail blazing…

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Tinubu’s colloquium charts new direction for Nigeria

The Asiwaju Bola Tinubu 9th Colloquium held in Lagos last week provided an opportunity for Nigerians to deliberate on measures to strengthen the economy through patronage of madein- Nigeria products, TEMITOPE OGUNBANKE reports Lagos, the Centre of Excellence, was agog last week as political gladiators, statesman, captains of industry, military top brass and traditional leaders stormed the state from different parts of the country to celebrate with the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, who clocked 65 on March 29. As part of activities marking…

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Umahi breathes life into S’East Govs’ Forum

Kenneth Ofo ma reports on the rejuvenation of the South-East Governors’ Forum under the leadership of Ebonyi State governor, Engr. David Umahi Until the election that produced Ebonyi State Governor, Chief David Umahi, as the Chairman of South- East Governors’ Forum on February 26, the Forum was lying prostrate with matters of common concern to the people of the geo-political zone hardly attended to with required seriousness they deserve. The South-East Governors’ Forum went into coma after the 2015 general elections. But before then, signs of strain in the relationship…

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Herdsmen’s attacks: Enugu community renews call for adequate security

One year after the Fulani herdsmen attacked Ukpabi-Nimbo community in Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area of Enugu State, killing hundreds of people, residents of the community have again called for adequate security as fear of another imminent attack had enveloped the community. This, they said became imperative following their status as neighbor to Kogi state where the Fulani Herdsmen launched the attacks last year. According to one of the Nimbo leaders, Engineer Ozomene, “Nimbo needs a very strong security presence. The Fulani herdsmen that attacked our people came from Kogi State,…

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Tinubu @ 65: Celebrating the architect of a new Lagos

During the historic regime of Asiwaju as Senator Bola Tinubu, the former governor of Lagos State is fondly referred to, many people who were familiar with the managerial acumen and political sagacity of the renowned guru of inestimable value were not surprised with the relentless efforts and visionary leadership he put to play in laying and building a solid foundation for the modern Lagos State. Against all odds, including the seizure of the Federal Government allocation and other intervention funds due to the State, the Jagaban Borgu did not give…

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