Archives for July 2014

The Case Against Rotational Presidency

In November last year, I posted an article on President Goodluck Jonathan's decision to convene a national conference, hereafter referred to as "the conference" or "the confab" (http://balogunjide.net/people-driven-constitution-nigeria-yes-open-ended-dialogue/). The conference has since settled down to business. To give the delegates the breathing space they needed to, as they say, "jaw-jaw", I took a break from my regular blogging activity. I maintained a studied silence since most of the … [Read more...]