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  • Nobody should doubt that Nigeria does not have and does not need a police force.
    The term Nigeria Police Force (NPF) is very misleading. NPF is a term used by some men and women in uniform who extort money from the citizenry for the benefit of the uniform wearer’s family. Nobody should doubt that Nigeria does not have and does not need a police force.…
  • Who am I and the meaning of Easter
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    Ozodi Osuji's Easter Sunday, April 2014, Sermon. Who Am I?  A Powerful Sepatrated Ego Or Part Of Unified Spirit Self? I am currently reading the book, Talks with Ramana Maharshi.  Maharshi asks us to ask ourselves the question: who are we?  He believes that if we ask that question that…
  • Nigerians neck deep in corruption and sins and still praying for more grace to abound?
    Nigerians neck deep in corruption and sins and still praying for more grace to abound? I cannot think of any nation with more contradictions and religious hypocrisy than Nigeria at this moment. Every store front is a Church. You can find little mosques and prayer grounds for Muslims even along the major high ways. The most popular occupation today in Nigeria is becoming a pastor…
  • Youth unemployment in a rebased economy
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    A few days after the figures of Nigeria’s rebased GDP were made public last week, The Punch newspaper carried a very frightening front page story about a young unemployed Nigerian, Sunday Omotayo, who wanted to commit suicide.  The picture that accompanied the horror story showed Omotayo sprawling along Wellington Bassey…
  • The delusion making nature of pursuit of perfection
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     One of my hobbies is subjecting me to dispassionate and objective self-analysis. I try to understand me and why I do what I do. This essay explicates my pursuit of perfection, shows its origin and shortcomings. Who are you, do you know? It is a good idea to take some…
  • Public Funding Of Elections In Nigeria Is A Good Idea
    Mr. SKC Ogbonnia’s advocacy to fund Nigeria’s elections publicly (https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/GreaterAwguLeadershipForum/conversations/topics/1479; ) is the right idea at the right time. It is actually becoming the accepted way (best practices) in many countries of the world. It is currently voluntary in US but more and more candidates are opting to run on…
  • Public Funding Of Elections In Nigeria Is A Good Idea
     Mr. SKC Ogbonnia’s advocacy to fund Nigeria’s elections publicly (https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/GreaterAwguLeadershipForum/conversations/topics/1479; ) is the right idea at the right time. It is actually becoming the accepted way (best practices) in many countries of the world. It is currently voluntary in US but more and more candidates are opting to run on…

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  • Who am I and the meaning of Easter
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    Ozodi Osuji's Easter Sunday, April 2014, Sermon. Who Am I?  A Powerful Sepatrated Ego Or Part Of Unified Spirit Self? I am currently reading the book, Talks with Ramana Maharshi.  Maharshi asks us to ask ourselves the question: who are we?  He believes that if we ask that question that…
  • A combination of scientific and spiritual psychologies is what heals people
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    Spiritual science studies spiritual matters as we study matter without the need for belief in what is not proved as true. Spiritual matters are generally clouded in faith, belief, fear of God, fear of God punishing us if we ask questions, and magical thinking. All these fears are manmade and…
  • Nigerians neck deep in corruption and sins and still praying for more grace to abound?
    Nigerians neck deep in corruption and sins and still praying for more grace to abound? I cannot think of any nation with more contradictions and religious hypocrisy than Nigeria at this moment. Every store front is a Church. You can find little mosques and prayer grounds for Muslims even along the major high ways. The most popular occupation today in Nigeria is becoming a pastor…
  • Public Funding Of Elections In Nigeria Is A Good Idea
     Mr. SKC Ogbonnia’s advocacy to fund Nigeria’s elections publicly (https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/GreaterAwguLeadershipForum/conversations/topics/1479; ) is the right idea at the right time. It is actually becoming the accepted way (best practices) in many countries of the world. It is currently voluntary in US but more and more candidates are opting to run on…

Book Review

Book Club

  • Steve Biko: Black Consciousness in South Africa
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    Steve Biko: Black Consciousness in South Africa Book Description Publication Date: May 12, 1979 In May 1976, nine Blacks were arrested in South Africa and charged with terrorism for having 'thoughts' unacceptable to the regime. Bantu Stephen Biko, that country's most important Black leader, stepped forward to…