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One of the reading texts for Literature in English in my Arts class in secondary school was “The Bottled Leopard” authored by Chukwuemeka Ike. Incidentally, the South-West governors initiated and launched a security intervention tagged: “Amotekun” and few days later, the author of the popular novel, “The Bottled Leopard” died. What a mystery!

Some analysts describe Nigeria as a “forced marriage”, and advocate divorce as solution to the problem presently facing the country due to matrimonial disputes within the union. To however prevent this divorce, there is a need to renegotiate the terms of the marriage.

Security is one of the issues that are on the front burner in the…

Source: Nigerian Tribune