By Prof Paul Obo Idornigie, PhD, SAN, FCIS, FCIArb, C.Arb. Prof Paul Idornijie (SAN) will clock 70 on February 24. In this piece, the former Law School teacher and Acting Director-General, Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (NIALS) tells the story of his rise “from grass to grace” from beingContinue Reading

When recently Bishop Etim Ante published a statement by Oron Union to defend the appointment of Mr. Effiong Akwa, the Administrator of NDDC challenged by some miscreants claiming to be of Ijaw extraction, the bold reaction reminded me that in the pre-independence era and immediately afterwards, leadership of ethnic nationalityContinue Reading

I don’t know why those from South-east and south-south where Tinubu did not rule as governor are those that abuse Tinubu most whenever his name is being mentioned. Some of them couldn’t even remember their governors between 1999-2007 again but Tinubu’s name always ring bell in their ears. Tinubu’s immunityContinue Reading

Of a truth, the holy scripture foretold in the book of Proverbs 29:2 that when the righteous is on the throne the people rejoice. No better example, perfectly fulfills this biblical account than the Imo experience since the inception of the administration of His Excellency Distinguished Senator Hope Uzodimma (OnwaContinue Reading