The way out for the South [opinion]

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For DSO, a new life in a season of expectations

By Sunny Ikhioya

The world has gone beyond conquest of smaller nations by bigger nations based on size and population; technology and intelligence have taken care of that. And that is the direction the world is moving, with reference to countries like Israel, United Arab Emirates, Singapore, Finland, Sweden and some others in Europe. If it is by might and religious fundamentalism, the Arabs would have captured the small state of Israel by now. So the rhetoric by the uninformed and the encouragement of religious and tribal lords on the bandits and herdsmen activities across the country is borne out of crass ignorance.

It is even more difficult to succeed in a country like Nigeria with all of its complexities- tribe, religion and foreign affiliates. With the benefit of research and history,   they would have discovered that at a point in the history of this country, a certain ethnic group virtually had dominance over government affairs and it is the same mismanagement of…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper