I was invited to a book presentation at the Kaduna Trade Fair on July 30. The book was written by Prof Tam David West who has never hidden his love for Maj-Gen Muhammadu Buhari, whose new party, the Congress for Progressive Change,
17 YEARS AGO, the elections, then and now adjudged to be the freest and fairest in the history of Nigeria, were annulled. That was the June 12 presidential election that Chief Moshood Abiola was widely believed to have won, and which those who
Tony Momoh’s contribution to the debate on Nigeria’s future prompted by a report by United States experts that Nigeria would become a failed state within 15 years. The piece was written in May 2005.
Let me start by apologising for my absence at this forum last September when I had committed myself to coming. That I have this opportunity to be here today speaks volumes for your capacity and indeed willingness to forgive others’ trespasses
INTRODUCTION I received the letter to make this submission on July 14, 1997 and was duly informed that I have to hand it in by July 21, which meant that I had less than a week to think on the subject, determine and decide a focus and present my thoughts.
INTRODUCTION Distinguished Ladies and Gentlemen, I would have come here today with my confusion about what I am supposed to do here, whether I would be the keynote speaker or a keynote speaker. I had communications pointing to the fact that I am a keynote