Nation building

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 …

Policy Brief  63/19: Folly and Falsities of Ruga Settlements

Oseloka H. Obaze*   The Ruga policy is fraught with folly and falsities. It has unquestionable ethnic coloration; and its processes are bereft of full disclosure. Indubitably, Ruga is not …

Policy Brief 62/19:  Receding, Emerging and Resurging Issues and Trends in the Security Sector

Paper Presented by Mr. Oseloka H. Obaze, MD/CEO of Selonnes Consult, Awka, Nigeria  At the CISLAC-FES Multi-Stakeholders Forum on Peace and Security Challenges in Nigeria, At the Consort Luxury Suite …

Policy Brief 61/19: Is Nigeria Bedeviled By The “Ungoverned Space” Syndrome?

Ejeviome Eloho Otobo and Oseloka H. Obaze  Ungoverned space is a new concept applied to an old problem, namely the lack of effective government presence in parts or places within …

Policy Brief 54/18:   Chinese Silk Road; Debt Peonage for Nigeria?

Ken Chendo & Oseloka H. Obaze  Introduction China is out to conquer the world, and many countries have fallen victim to its geopolitical game. Yet there is an emergent corollary; …

Rule of Law in Nigeria

Ejeviome Eloho Otobo and Oseloka H. Obaze Speaking at the 58th Annual NBA Conference in Abuja recently, President Muhammadu Buhari proclaimed that “the rule of law must be subject to …

Kofi Annan: In Service of the World

The breadth and scope of policy initiatives launched by Annan and efforts exerted by him in the area of peace, development, and human rights showed that he understood fully the dynamic nexus between these issues.

Selonnes Consult Endorses Savannah Centre’s Press Statement on “HEATING THE NATIONAL POLITY AND THE NEED FOR CAUTION.”

We at Selonnes Consult, mindful of political developments in Nigeria, and concerned on the need for greater introspection and circumspection, do hereby associate ourselves fully, with the concerns and views …