Okonjo-Iweala: A Hero or villain? by Uwa Eghomeka


We live in an unusual world – a world where vices are seen as virtues, where ignorance is strength, freedom is slavery and war is peace. (Apologies to George Orwell).
I recall that when I was growing up, my mother often told me to strive at all times for honour. She believed that ultimately, people will celebrate honour in a person. I took this lesson and lived by it. However, as I grew older, this message appeared not to make sense anymore. Why?
To many people in Nigeria, having women in leadership is a taboo, a vice and a sacrilege. Some …Read More

Source:: New Mail