Onyebuchi Chukwu

By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 18th, 2014
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I’m a satirist, so I’ve got boxing gloves on if the person is worthy of satire. But I’m not an assassin. If that ever happens, it’s only because something happened during the interview that got me going, and then I had to translate my feelings to the mouth of the character Ste...
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Feb 16th, 2014
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by Fejiro Oliver No individual can save a nation. If a nation is sleepwalking and doesn’t wake then it will never be saved. But an individual can be a catalyst to wake them up -Professor Cornell West Forget the headline of the column I’m writing today and join me to kneel down before the throne [&hel...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 29th, 2013
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by Fejiro Oliver I envy people who drink – at least they know what to blame everything on – Oscar Levant If anyone in Nigeria still thinks we have a performing President, such a person had better visit a psychologist and if it persists, visit a psychiatrist. For the 3 years that President Goodl...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 11th, 2013
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In the end we are all sacked and it’s always awful. It is as inevitable as death following life. If you are elevated, there comes a day when you are demoted. Alan Clark You‘re fired! No other words can so easily and succinctly reduce a confident, self assured executive to an insecure, groveling shred...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 28th, 2013
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A choir is made up of many voices, including yours and mine. If one by one all go silent then all that will be left are the soloists. Don’t let a loud few determine the nature of the sound. It makes for poor harmony and diminishes the song.” Vera Nazarian FEJIRO OLIVER Generations change their [&hell...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 23rd, 2013
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Silence never won rights. They are not handed down from above; they are forced by pressure from below. Roger Baldwin Fejiro Oliver I have tried very hard to restrain myself from writing on this tragic strike embarked on by the medical and health workers union in Nigeria, but I can no longer hold myse...