Foreign Policy

Selonnes Policy Tidbits: | The World According To Biden

Hope waxes eternal. And so it is, for the United States and the rest of the world, with the swearing in of Joe Biden on 20th January as the 46th …

News Track| Leading foreign relations think tank in Africa, SIRA, gets new leadership – Owei Lakemfa is President; Obaze chairs public affairs committee

The leading foreign relations Think Tank in Africa, Society for International Relations Awareness, has elected human rights activist, labour leader and author, Owei Lakemfa, as its new President. Lakemfa, who …

Political leadership -good or bad – is contingent on the choices made by the citizens – Oseloka H. Obaze 

Selonnes Consult MD CEO Mr. Oseloka H. Obaze today  received Rev Fr. Peter Sixtus Aguinam, Rev Fr. Joshua Anenye, & Rev Fr Ðonatus Ifeanyi Onyeanusi in his office.  They exchange …

Guest Policy Opinion:   Mali lessons for African leaders

Ejeviome Eloho Otobo Recent events in Mali — which saw massive popular protests culminating in a military coup on August 18 — have invoked the spectre of the return to …

Oseloka H. Obaze’s two books, Waning Strength of Government & Africa’s Vision – A Second Anthology, published.

Announcing Parresia’s release of Oseloka H. Obaze’s two new (2020) books: Waning Strength of Government & Africa’s Vision – A Second Anthology.   Both books which will be available at bookstores …

Selonnes Consult MD/CEO Speak on security in Nigeria and other national issues 

Awka, 3 March 2020   Mr. Oseloka H. Obaze,  Selonnes Consult MD/CEO,  is diplomat, politician, writer and public policy and governance expert. He contested for the Anambra State governorship in 2017, …

Selonnes Consult MD/CEO Oseloka H. Obaze attends 9th Annual Lecture of Society for International Relations Awareness (SIRA) in Abuja 

Oseloka H. Obaze, MD/CEO of Selonnes Consult was among the participants at  Nigeria’s Society for International Realtions Awareness (SIRA) 9th Annual Lecture and General Assembly held on 30th October 2019 …

Selonnes Consult Policy Tidbits: Public Policies Should Be on Balance

There is nothing wrong with adopting a cashless policy. However, any public policy, which by its spirit or methods of implementation place undue burden on some States, even if temporarily, …

Selonnes Consult Policy Brief 66/19:  Ending Spasmodic Xenophobia

Oseloka H. Obaze || The spasmodic xenophobic attacks, which commenced around 2000 and escalated recently, has placed South Africa front and centre of global criticisms. It is also fraught with …

Selonnes Consult Policy Brief 64/19:  Is Nigeria Still a Regional Hegemon?

Ejeviome Eloho Otobo & Oseloka H. Obaze*  “Nigeria’s status as a regional hegemon risks further regression, absent the restructuring of its governance arrangements, creatively tackling its myriad security challenges, promoting …