By UbongAbasi Ise | Published on Monday 6 February 2017, p3   “There’s none so blind as those who will not listen” – Neil Gaiman   Despite all efforts made to rid political undertone, and to silence the waves of political tension during...
By UbongAbasi Ise | Published in The Sensor Newspaper on May 29, 2017   “Delay is the deadliest form of denial” - C. Northcote Parkinson     It was as if a deafening shot had harassed the quietude of a jungle, rousing the cries...
By UbongAbasi Ise          |     Published in The Sensor Newspaper on Monday 22 May 2017 “Bureaucracy defends the status quo long past the time when the quo has lost it status” – Lawrence Peter There is one woman of impeccable virtue history...
“No one in government should ever think that the citizens they work for can't or won't scrutinize their actions” – Roy Barnes   To a common man, the performance of government is measured on how able he can afford food on his table....
By MefLyn Anwana The pendulum on which every successful economy in the world swings is entrepreneurship. This truth is etched into the fabric of global economies who embrace industrialization as the unifying factor that cuts through uncharted barriers, and delivers wealth for...
By UbongAbasi Ise | Published on Wednesday 8 February 2017   “A man willing to work, and unable to work, is perhaps the saddest sight of fortune’s inequality exhibits under the sun” – Thomas Caryle (British Historian)     The shortest way to shatter...
2018 BUDGET SPEECH: BUDGET OF CONSOLIDATION Delivered by: His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari President, Federal Republic of Nigeria At the Joint Session of the National Assembly, Abuja Tuesday, 7TH of November 2017 PROTOCOLS 1. I am here to present 2018 Budget Proposals. Before presenting the Budget,...
By UbongAbasi Ise   “... in going over the history of all the inventions for which history could be obtained, it became more and more clear that in addition to training and in addition to extensive knowledge, a natural quality of...
By UbongAbasi Ise | Published Monday 28 September 2016   “A man’s memory may almost become the art of continually varying and misrepresenting his past, according to his interest in the present.” – George Santayana   All seemed fair at Uyo Township Stadium...
“It is not the destination where you end up but the mishaps and memories you create along the way” - Penelope Riley By Substance Nature In the last ten years, there have been no fewer than 20 building collapses in the...