Blending with the changing colours of the world -By Owei Lakemfa

VIEW POINTS WITH OWEI LAKEMFA   When leading academics, serving and retired diplomats, journalists, labour leaders and civil society activists gather to discuss Nigeria or the world we live in, sparks are bound to fly. That was the scene at the Conference Hall, Ministry of Foreign Affairs,  Tafawa Balewa House, Abuja  when Professor Victor Adebola More...

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By netssng On Saturday, November 11th, 2017

Charlie Chaplin, The Tramp and Donald, The Trump -By Owei Lakemfa.

    VIEW POINTS WITH OWEI LAKEMFA    Charlie Chaplin, The Tramp was a little, downtrodden man in baggy trousers with a mustache, bowler hat and carrying a cane. He was poor, powerless and bewildered.  More...

By netssng On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Conversations with myself -By Owei Lakemfa

VIEW POINTS WITH OWEI LAKEMFA I had long conversations with myself last week on the future of my country to which I have pledged my loyalty, to be faithful, honest and defend with all my strength. Four events triggered More...

By netssng On Saturday, November 4th, 2017

Centenary of the Bolshevik Revolution: They Changed The World. -Owei Lakemfa

  VIEW POINT WITH OWEI LAKEMFA Map of Russia   The Bolshevik Revolution, Russian or October Revolution, one of the bloodiest, but certainly, the most profound revolution in human history will clock a More...

By netssng On Friday, October 13th, 2017

Che Guevara: 50 Years of the Heroic Guerrilla. -Owei Lakemfa

As parts of the universe this  Monday, October 9, marked the fiftieth year Ernesto Che Guevara was summarily executed in a classroom in  La Higuera, Bolivia, my mind was on three  romantic figures who gave their More...

By netssng On Monday, October 9th, 2017

Unpopular thoughts on my country. -Owei Lakemfa

There is a ground swell to punish hate speech in the country. Doubtlessly, societies evolve and what is acceptable today may be forbidden tomorrow. But hate Speech is like religion; it depends on your beliefs. If More...

By netssng On Monday, September 11th, 2017

The Politics of Election Monitoring -By Owei Lakemfa

  The 2017 Kenyan Presidential Elections were massively rigged right under the noses of International Election Monitors and Observers, and they consciously or unconsciously, whole heartedly endorsed the fraud. More...

By netssng On Saturday, September 2nd, 2017

Choosing between Nigeria and Morocco -By Owei Lakemfa.

  With the 42-year old Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) meeting in December to decide on the divisive application of the North African Kingdom of Morocco to join, an all-inclusive public More...

By netssng On Monday, August 28th, 2017

If Tomorrow comes to Nigeria -By Owei Lakemfa

        . It was the largest gathering of highly educated persons I have ever attended, or heard about on the continent.  The quality of the academics and the cost that would have been incurred educating More...

By netssng On Friday, August 18th, 2017

The Tragedy of Separation: The Story of India -By Owei Lakemfa

  The famous psychiatrist and Pan-Africanist, Franz Fanon after a clinical study, came to the conclusion that “Colonialism is a one-arm bandit” No colonial power better illustrated this than Great Britain More...