On Nigeria, Biafra and the Future of a Nation

We say this a lot, that Nigeria has no vision driving it. But the truth is, there are visions driving Nigeria, they’re just driving the country in competing directions. There is the ‘one Nigeria’ nationalistic/free market based politics with a healthy amount of ethnic competition driving the whole thing. This vision of Nigeria is anchored in […]

On Nigerian Parents and Raising Financially Independent Kids

Yesterday, my man @Echecrates reposted this tweet by what I assume is a business owner in Nigeria complaining about the attitude of middle and upper middle class Nigerian kids who grow up being spoon-fed by their parents without any real life experience until they show up to the workplace, demanding salaries that are incommensurate with […]