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Ikechukwu Amaechi,08055069065, ikechukwuamaechi@yahoo.com, Twitter@ikechukwuamach My first reaction was shock. Then disbelief! Pini Jason dead? No, that is impossible. It simply cannot be true. I had just received a text massage from Ikeddy Isiguzo, chairman, editorial board of the Vanguard Newspaper....

Ikechukwu Amaechi, 08055069065, ikechukwuamaechi@yahoo.com, Twitter@ikechukwuamach The biggest paradox of the Nigerian State is the fact that the more...

My article last week, Amnesty as reward for criminality, elicited a deluge of reactions. While many agreed that granting amnesty to a terror group such...

By Ikechukwu Amaechi  President Goodluck Jonathan must be in a very big dilemma right now. The source of his worry is the amnesty being contemplated for...

By Ikechukwu Amaechi When news filtered into the newsroom on Friday that the “globally acknowledged Iroko in the literary forest,” (apologies to Chief...

Lately, Akwa Ibom State Governor, Godswill Akpabio, has been in the news, and I dare say, for the very wrong reasons. If he is not busy throwing money...

Ikechukwu Amaechi,08055069065,ikechukwuamaechi@yahoo.com A friend of mine, as a New Year gift, thoughtfully gave me a book, “No Higher Honour,” Condoleezza...

You don’t need to be a Nostradamus, the mythical figure with extraordinary power of clairvoyance, to predict political events in Nigeria because the...

Ikechukwu Amaechi, 08055069065, ikechukwuamaechi@yahoo.com In Igbo language, “Ishi Agu” means the head of a lion. It is a big deal. At 52, Anyim...

IkechukwuAmaechi,08055069065,ikechukwuamaechi@yahoo.com Time was when one could confidently say that certain things were impossible in the country. Not...