Security

Selonnes Policy Tidbits: | NEC’s setting up of State-based Judicial Panels of Inquiry on rights violations by Police, propitious, but belated

National Economic Council’s recent directive to establish of State-based Judicial Panels of Inquiry nationwide to investigate complaints of Police brutality or related extra-judicial killings is propitious, but a tad belated. …

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 …

Policy  Brief 75-20 |Nigeria In the next 36 months

Ejeviome Eloho Otobo. & Oseloka H. Obaze   Ever before the first ballot in the 2019 presidential elections was cast, some members of Nigeria’s leadership elite, across the political spectrum, …

Selonnes Policy Tidbits: | NCDC needs to square the circle and connect the dots on community transmission 

Unfolding Covid-19 community transmissions in Abuja, Lagos and Kano outlying areas, while possibly traceable to untested asymptomatic carriers; possibly have a nexus to domestic and support staff and acolytes of …

Policy Brief 70-20:  COVID-19: Escalate National Resiliency Now

Oseloka H. Obaze It ought not to be a hard sell to convince anyone that, try as we may and have; Nigeria is well behind the emergency response curve required …

Selonnes Consult MD/CEO Obaze Calls on FGN  to empower states proactively to grapple with COVID-19

Time for FGN to empower states proactively to grapple with COVID-19 – Obaze  Mr Oseloka H. OBAZE , the MD/CEO of Selonnes Consult, is diplomat, politician, writer, policy consultant and …

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, …

Nigeria Is Dying 

Oseloka H. Obaze  Nigeria faces an existential threat. Slowing but surely, Nigeria is dying. Its demise will not be by implosion and a bang as some had forecasted; but by …

Selonnes Policy Tidbits: | Amotekun Long Overdue.

Amotokun is long overdue! Ditto other regional and State security outfits like Civilian JTF, Hisbah and State Vigilante Groups (VGs). In a nation where insecurity is rife, each State must …

U.S. Killing of Gen. Soleimani likely to escalate insecurity ~ Obaze 

The new year ought to start with peace overtures, not the opening of a chain of conflicts! The U.S. airstrike that killed Gen. Qassem Soleimani, though perceptibly in U.S. strategic …