Saturday, October 11, 2014

APRM: assessing policy and practice, process and performance in African government.

Member Countries: aprm-au.org
 ...Accordingly, we the participating Heads of State and Government of the member states of the African Union have agreed to work together in policy and action in pursuit of the following objectives:-
• Democracy and Good Political Governance 
• Economic and Corporate Governance 
• Socio-Economic Development 
• African Peer Review Mechanism (Revised APRM questionnaire 2012)
- Durban SA, 2002 (Full pdf of Declaration)

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Friday, October 10, 2014

Massive help needed, urgently, to contain Ebola


Ebola is now 'entrenched and accelerating' in three West African countries, Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.  Thousands have died, including hundreds of health workers.


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Monday, October 6, 2014

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Merry Independence Anniversary, Nigeria!

Fifty-four years ago now, the British colonialists moved off and let us be.

Seventy-five years before that, the demands of empire - for land and territory, slaves and resources - had made them lay claim to these parts.
http://www.britishpathe.com/gallery/queen-surprising-facts/4
Anyway, we were here before.  We remain here after.  Life is good.   

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Sunday, September 21, 2014

The Young Ones Are Doing Science

There was a contest in 2013-2014








See TECH HUBS @cc_Hub (site) and @ideaNG (site, past) both of Sabo, Yaba in Lagos.







Sometimes I was in the room. Proud :)


Dozens of people and organizations behind the scenes.







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Thursday, September 4, 2014

Women As Lovers

http://nhbiblog.wordpress.com/2014/08/20/why-should-my-body-count-matter-to-my-man-by-sugabelly-nhbi-review-s5w3/
It's an ugly term, body count, a bit like the aftermath of a fierce battle or natural disaster.  Still, a very intelligent essay.
More such essays at #NHBi and NHBiBlog.

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Sunday, August 31, 2014

Public service. The field of elective politics. Comments.





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Friday, August 29, 2014

We the people. We the wonderful powerful people.

http://www.google.com/search?q=weird+mc
Weird MC says
"I believe in putting Africa on the map."

“Sometimes I even do stuff in my Ijebu mother tongue because it’s about pushing our culture too”

“I was heavily involved in the social media [electoral] campaign” [More]

 “not sure, but...what I know is that...If I go into politics, I’ll be hardcore, non-nonsense…" 

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