Archive for: Festus Odimegwu

Ebenezer Obadare: Festus Odimegwu and the military question

Ebenezer Obadare: Festus Odimegwu and the military question

by Ebenezer Obadare Yet, while Mr. Odimegwu’s diagnosis of the Nigerian crisis is unimpeachable, it is what he proposes as remedy that I find deeply troubling. Like most watchers of...

 

Opinion: So, they finally got Festus Odimegwu?

Opinion: So, they finally got Festus Odimegwu?

by Dan Onwukwe One thing is clear: Odimegwu’s background is that of a man who is excessively courageous, not afraid to walk in the dark. He’s no doubt a high achiever, very bright,...

 

Opinion: 53 cheers and jeers for Nigeria at Independence

Opinion: 53 cheers and jeers for Nigeria at Independence

by Steve Nwosu Suddenly, we have all stopped thinking as Nigerians. Everyone now is either a Northerner, a Southerner, a Middle Belter, an Igbo man, a Niger Deltan, a Yoruba, Hausa,...

 

Panic as President Jonathan invites ministers, queries NPC chairman, Odimegwu

Panic as President Jonathan invites ministers, queries NPC chairman, Odimegwu

by Akan Ido There was an uneasy calm among ministers as President Goodluck Jonathan sent an invitation to some of their colleagues for consultation. Reports say the ministers, who were...

 

House committee issues arrest warrant on Festus Odimegwu, NPC chairman

House committee issues arrest warrant on Festus Odimegwu, NPC chairman

by Isi Esene The House of Representatives committee on Federal Character has issued an arrest warrant on Festus Odimegwu, the chairman of the Nigerian Population Commission who has allegedly...