Archive for: Speech

Start your day right: 10 tricks to become a loving, positive person

Start your day right: 10 tricks to become a loving, positive person

by Anwesha Mittra It’s one thing to wax eloquent on positivity, but quite another to be a positive person at heart. Despite believing to have a positive outlook, we invariably weigh the...

 

Elnathan John: Let’s take a moment to consider King Ebele’s Confab speech

Elnathan John: Let’s take a moment to consider King Ebele’s Confab speech

by Elnathan John Can our government amend our laws to include “kidnap and disappearance” as a legal method of law enforcement? Otherwise, can they stop making people disappear in 2014? Our...

 

Hit me if you can: Hillary Clinton attacked by shoe thrower in Las Vegas (WATCH)

Hit me if you can: Hillary Clinton attacked by shoe thrower in Las Vegas (WATCH)

by Zara Mustapha This should be categorized as one of Hilary Clinton’s most memorable speeches ever. The former Secretary of State mounted the stage to speak before an Institute of Scrap...

 

Femi Fani-Kayode: The barbarians of Africa

Femi Fani-Kayode: The barbarians of Africa

by Femi Fani-Kayode They present no danger to us. They are as harmless and fearful as puppies and they only growl like dogs at each other and to no-one else. We will shame them, trade them, own...

 

‘We will build a new Nigeria’: Governor Fashola gives rousing speech at APC national summit

‘We will build a new Nigeria’: Governor Fashola gives rousing speech at APC national summit

by ‘Jola Sotubo The Governor of Lagos, Babatunde Raji Fashola is one of the foremost members of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Governor Fashola is also one of the most popular governors...

 

For the Record: Full text of Dr. Oby Ezekwesili’s speech at the APC National Summit in Abuja

For the Record: Full text of Dr. Oby Ezekwesili’s speech at the APC National Summit in Abuja

THE UNCOMFORTABLE TRUTH OF ELUSIVE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT- NIGERIA’S CENTURY OLD FAILURES AND PROSPECTS FOR A NEW NIGERIA The unwillingness of any group of political elite to understand this emerging...

 

Meet Omawumi & Seun Kuti today! Enough is Enough Nigeria celebrates freedom of speech with concert at Freedom Park

Meet Omawumi & Seun Kuti today! Enough is Enough Nigeria celebrates freedom of speech with concert at Freedom Park

by Oge Okonkwo “The man dies in all who keep silent in the face of tyranny” – Wole Soyinka Enough is Enough Nigeria hosts an evening of music, spoken word and short talks to...

 

Gov. Amaechi’s 10 MOST INCREDIBLE quotes at APC rally in Rivers

Gov. Amaechi’s 10 MOST INCREDIBLE quotes at APC rally in Rivers

by Adeola Balogun Governor Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi of Rivers is known for his frank and sometimes hilarious statements. The governor served up his usual dose of humour with all seriousness at...

 

“We’re a generation that has done a lot with so little”: Top 10 quotes from Chude Jideonwo’s speech at the TFAABest100 event in Abuja

“We’re a generation that has done a lot with so little”: Top 10 quotes from Chude Jideonwo’s speech at the TFAABest100 event in Abuja

by ‘Jola Sotubo The Future Awards Africa Best 100 Alumni event held on Sunday, December 15 at the State House in Abuja. The ceremony was attended by many celebrities and top citizens of...

 

Why Jonathan didn’t speak at Mandela’s memorial service – Abati explains

Why Jonathan didn’t speak at Mandela’s memorial service – Abati explains

by Adeola Balogun Following murmurs in the country that President Goodluck Jonathan  was snubbed at late Nelson Mandela’s memorial service because he wasn’t allowed to speak, the...