Yearly Archive: 2010


The famished road

  CHINWEOKE OBI writes that Gombe offers a paradox of how government policy on poverty  alleviation runs outside the circle of the people’s expectations Water water everywhere/Not any drop to drink.’ The 16th century...

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Sex and the City

 A city finds peace in its night clubs despite years of political turbulence By Chinweoke Obi Girls dance the rumba smoothly under blazing music from stereo systems powered by diesel generators. In the more daring...


And the birds come to roost

The 2011 elections have shown that the PDP still remains the only national party in terms of its wider spread and acceptance, for the progressives, it is time to return to the trenches and...