Farouk Martins Aresa (355 posts)

Only Exemplary Indigenous Characters Can Change Nations

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
The difference between Kwame Nkrumah and Jaja of Opobo before him was that one tried to first build a Continental while the other tried to build an Economic independence. The Rooted Threats were knocked down. Man needs certain amount of money to live a simple decent life. How much is enough after th ...

Strike Cannot But Low Oil Price Has Changed Basis For Subsidy

Friday, May 20, 2016
Going on strike because of jumbo politicians rsquo; remunerations without basis make sense; not for increase in the price of petrol right now. Those waiting on the queue to buy petrol for days and nights at local petrol stations paid much more than the price increase. They would rather spend that ti ...

Philanderers Like Trump Soiling Reputable Wives Unfairly

Monday, May 16, 2016
It is so outrageous for anyone to project the sins of philanderers on their reputable wives. While Nollywood and Hollywood actors or actresses may share sexual indiscretions, scandals and jumbo salaries with politicians, we expect leaders to be thoroughly vetted before they are voted in. Actors a ...

Zika Virus Is Back Like Ebola– Foetal Cns At Risk

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Zika virus was discovered in Zika Forest of Uganda in 1947 during monitoring of rhesus monkeys for yellow fever in a field study. It was subsequently identified in humans in 1952 in Uganda and Tanzania. Outbreaks of Zika virus disease have since been recorded in Americas, Asia and Pacific. ...

Oba Of Benin Must Be Respected With His Head Buried In Ile-ife

Sunday, May 8, 2016
There is one Oba in Nigeria that most of the people have in common, that is Omo N rsquo;Oba of Benin. Most ethnic groups, especially from the South, either has claims to him or his subjects put claims on them. Whatever the validity of each claim or novel theories, it shows some relationships between ...

Welcome Home: Where Men Are Men Women Are Women

Tuesday, May 3, 2016
My late friend, Fifi Hesse, who was Principal Secretary to the Ministry of Education n the 1970s, told me how he and his Minister once attended a conference in Nigeria shortly after the June 4 1979 events in Ghana. At one social gathering, their Nigerian hosts surrounded them and interroga ...

Watch Fulani Farm Terrorists Truncate Buhari Agenda

Thursday, April 28, 2016
We were thinking Boko Haram, IPOD, IBB and Tinubu were going to plan or see the downfall of Buhari like Babangida did in 1985. Many of us have been anything but right so far. Then came foreign allocation shortage, the fuel crisis and Nigerians still crave tightly unto foreign products. Amazingly ...

Sap Bulala Waiting For Devaluation Politics

Monday, April 25, 2016
There is this Yoruba proverb about the same bulala used to entice the first wife is waiting for the second wife. It is unbelievable that we can easily forget the hard lessons of Structural Adjustment Program in the Africa in general and Nigeria in particular. Again, we finds ourselves in the posi ...

Romance Without Sex In Marriage

Thursday, April 21, 2016
One of the most difficult decisions partners could make is when to admit that physical sex is not a possibility. Waiting until the wedding day would be a disaster because expectation would be shattered and destroyed leading to a blow out. Study comparing 1930s to 2008, showed that fewer partners ...

Men Chase Ladies Before Romance Ladies Chase Men After

Saturday, April 16, 2016
If a lady wants a man she fancies, she displays behavior typical of all animals in the kingdom to get noticed. Once she is sure that the attention is secured, she plays hard to get. She expects him to come after her before she gives in. Some ladies may boldly initiate romance. Dominated female world ...

Pharaohs Outrageous Pay Reincarnated In Panama

Tuesday, April 12, 2016
If Nkrumah woke up to hear Ribadu claim that trillions of dollars have been looted out of Africa and Thabo Mbeki plea on Africans to take action against African Panama looters of billions of dollars in avoided African taxes, he would be shocked beyond death. Whatever Nkrumah had spent on Independ ...

Big Biz Must Generate Their Electricity & Foreign Money Now

Friday, April 8, 2016
How big does multibillion businesses have to be before they started generating their electricity and foreign/hard cash? They must stop depending and blaming our unresponsive governments they control. Generate your foreign money like poor students, entertainers, sports figures. Start selling your ...

Devaluation: Good For Nigeria & Ghana But Not China & Japan

Friday, April 1, 2016
There is a selfish interest and glaring double standard behind International Monetary Fund and World Bank shareholders rsquo; demand for devaluation of currencies in developing countries like Nigeria, Ghana, Congo or Tanzania but crying foul when China and Japan devalue their money. It is about Afri ...
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