My NYSC experience in Bonny Island - Part 3

This is part 3 of a 5 part series. See part 2 here From there the task moved to supervising both hydrostatic and pneumatic tests for process lines and signing them off as completed... Read more

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My NYSC days were exciting, why talk about scrapping such a scheme? Part 2

This is part 2 of a 5 part series. See part 1 here We quickly settled down in Mobil for the 1 year national assignment. I was sent to OSO/NGL Gas Recovery... Read more

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My NYSC days were exciting, why talk about scrapping such a scheme? Part 1

By the time we were rounding up the NYSC orientation camp in Lagos my step mum asked me where I would like to serve in Lagos and I said Mobil just... Read more

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The craziest election I ever took part in and won

Sometime in January or February 2000 in Warri, Delta state about 100 of us came from different parts of Nigeria for the Shell Special Intensive Training Program that was handled by... Read more

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Global institutions not ready to lower their standards for Nigeria's unique brand of quota based merit system

A merit based society would pay us better. President Buhari nominated 2 Nigerians to join 2 global institutions World Trade Organization (WTO) and International Criminal Court (ICC). The Nigerian that was... Read more

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Rotational presidency or zoning is still a matter of federal character

As much as I not happy that the cut off mark for a child who wrote a national exam with other children in Nigeria is say 10/200 which is an indictment... Read more

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Sale of our refineries: Olusegun Obasanjo was right, late Umaru Yar'adua was wrong

Before former president Olusegun Obasanjo left office in 2007 he had concluded plans to sell off the two refineries that had been producing at a loss without any end in sight... Read more

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Most strict handlers in schools meant well even if things didn't add up then

Sometimes you don't know why some people do what they do especially when they appear to be strict. Most times it is for the common good. Gen SM Dule (Rtd) as... Read more

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Nothing wrong with sovereignty clause, just exclude the South East from the collateral

No one gives you a loan without a collateral in case you default unless the person decides to trust you or prepare their minds that they can bear the loss if... Read more

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Try these just before you replace your inverter backup batteries

Every 2 or more years people plan to replace their inverter batteries due to decrease in the autonomy they provide.It is typical for one to enjoy say 24 hrs (or whatever... Read more

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As Enugu state takes the lead in the number of COVID 19 positive cases in the South East

Enugu state is in the hands of God according to the governor of Enugu State.Enugu state now has the highest number of COVID 19 positive cases in the South East.About a... Read more

Author: Afam Nnaji | Posted 2 years ago | seen 1,556 times

Why worry about Africa instead of countries and continents being ravaged by coronavirus?

One thing is clear, some powerful people, groups and countries outside Africa are planning something for Africans in Africa and it appears as if coronavirus is the perfect opportunity they intend... Read more

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