Nigeria

Proud Of Your Native Language ?

The many languages that exist coupled with the presence of colonial masters in Nigeria caused the need for a unifying language.The beauty of this was that people from different states and ethnic groups could communicate effectively. The downside to it has, however, over time come to light as most people now term the speaking of…

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Sani Abacha: The Nigerian Nightmare

It has been said that “absolute power corrupts absolutely”, and this statement is not strange to Nigerians who have lived through different authoritarian regimes at the helm of affairs. However, between 1993 and 1998 one particular regime stood out.He was known for every vice, human rights violation, corruption, different “appetites”, and one that Nigeria still…

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Colonial Mentality

Kolo mentality is real. What do you call being freed, and then seeking slavery? Slavery in mind and body. In this episode, Fela uses his song, ”colonial mentality” to speak to Africans, telling us that despite the fact colonialism has ended, the minds of the African people, our attitudes and behaviours are still being influenced…

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