Sorrowful songs from the Valley of Iva in Enugu

By Olatunji Ololade IVA Valley is now a ghost town. The ghosts of 21 miners: fathers, husbands, sons, breadwinners, that fell to a hail of bullets on November 18, 1949 at the district’s troubled colliery, haunt Iva Valley even as you read. Sixty six years since their massacre, their chilling howls echo through six decades, like a falsetto of savage […]

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Nigerian VP Osinbajo, Mbeki condemn signing of EPA

VICE President YemiOsibnajo and the Chairman of the United Nations High Level Panel on Illicit Financial Flows from Africa, Dr. Thabo Mbeki, have faulted the signing of the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) by some African countries. The duo spoke at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) held in Lagos yesterday. Mbeki, however, commended Nigeria […]

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