Tag Archives: Nigeria

Musings on the “Africa’s New Middle Class Rising” Cliché

This week the BBC had a debate about Africa’s New Middle Class. The lively discussion was held across a few days on social networks and on radio, bringing together opinions from both the continent and beyond. For background to the debate … Continue reading

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My Oga at the Top, or Started from the Bottom Now We’re Here – the Naija Remix

Recently, this happened on a Nigerian TV channel. Watch and laugh (or weep): If you want the quick and dirty, the crux of the matter is this: on a current affairs program, an official was asked to provide the website … Continue reading

Posted in Capital Punishment, Ineptitude, My Oga at the Top, Naija, Nigeria, Public Officials | Tagged , , , | 13 Comments