Cyril Ramaphosa elected President of South Africa

South African lawmakers on Thursday selected Cyril Ramaphosa as the country’s new president after scandal-tainted Jacob Zuma resigned under pressure from his own ANC ruling party. Ramaphosa was chosen without a vote after being the […]

Zuma to address press conference today

South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma is expected to hold a media briefing today to respond to the order by the African National Congress that he vacate office. While some reports said the embattled leader will […]

Mugabe: Southern African leaders visit Harare

The political situation in Zimbabwe is attracting regional leaders as Angolan President Joao Lourenco and his South African counterpart Jacob Zuma visit Harare on Wednesday. President Lourenco made the announcement of the visit on Tuesday […]

The Clown in Imo Government House By Shaka Momodu

In October 2015, I wrote an article titled, ‘Okorocha Puts Imo in Chains.’ That piece was written as a direct response to Okorocha’s incompetence, maladministration, mismanagement of bailout funds, failure to pay workers’ salaries and […]

Season of Statutes and failing leadership

First was the conceptualization and commissioning of the statute of the sage and   Late Premier of the Western Region of Nigeria, Chief Obafemi Awolowo, by the rambunctious Accountant turned politician, and current Lagos State Governor, […]