A Promised Land

Mfonobong Inyang: Democratic Leadership Lessons Africans Can Learn from Bobi Wine

Few of us know Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu AKA Bobi Wine, but he resonates more as a Ugandan singer turned politician who has won our hearts. I’ve always insisted that democracy anywhere in the world is never guaranteed, it’s only as strong as the willingness of people to fight for it. The eternal battle to establish powerful […]

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Mfonobong Inyang: Footnotes for 2020, a Year & a Half

For most Nigerians, the struggle to be merry this Christmas is real. There is no surprise that words like “pandemic”, “lockdown” and “coronavirus” are amongst the top most-searched words of the year. Surviving 2020 has to be updated in your curriculum vitae because, omo! In Bella Shmurda’s voice: “Man na triumphant and I’ve been through […]

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Obama says book coming in November two weeks after election

[FILE} Former U.S. President Barack Obama speaks as he campaigns for Democratic gubernatorial candidate and Virginia Lieutenant Governor Ralph Northam during a campaign event at the Greater Richmond Convention Center October 19, 2017 in Richmond, Virginia.  Alex Wong/Getty Images/AFP Former US president Barack Obama on Thursday announced the publication in November of the first half […]

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