THERE shouldn't be any ambiguity in the concept of Separation of Powers. The French political philosopher, Montesquieu, who created the idea had also laid down the framework. For basic rights and freedom to be guaranteed in post-revolution France ... The Guardian Nigeria, 1 month ago
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Montesquieu and his colleagues of the mid-18th century, such as Voltaire, Diderot and Rousseau of the Age of Enlightenment, denounced feudalism as being a system exclusively dominated by aristocrats who possess all financial, political and social ...CounterPunch, 1 month ago
With the centenary of the First World War looming, many Western intellectuals are understandably intent on breaking the spiral of war by imagining a new international order. So Adam Michnik, the director of the Gazeta Wyborcza , has been ...ABC Online, 17 hours ago
The sacred rights of mankind are not to be rummaged for, among old parchments, or musty records. They are written, as with a sun beam in the whole volume of human nature, by the hand of the divinity itself; and can never be erased or obscured by ...WorldNetDaily, 1 day ago
Jonathan Israel I n her starkly dismissive review , Hunt demolishes my premises exposing the flaws in the workmanship without even explaining the book's argument and what it attempts to do. She reduces a complex thesis to my asserting that a ...The New Republic Online, 1 day ago
Well-meaning though it may be, the federal government can never replace human responsibility and relationships. The New York Times ran an opinion piece Tuesday titled Introducing the National Soda Tax . Apparently Michael Bloomberg's hope to ban ...American Spectator, 1 day ago
Aloma sworn in On the watch Members of the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria recently proceeded on strike not to protest the non-increment in their salaries but for the executive and legislative arms of government to do the needful, writes ...This Day Online, 4 days ago
, the then Prime Minister Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa (1912-1966) commissioned the Onitsha/AsabaBridge popularly called the Niger Bridge. It was his last engagement outside Lagos. The bridge which was built by the British, cost GBP5million at that ...Individual.com, 4 days ago Teniola: Bridges and the cost of democracy The Guardian Nigeria, 5 days ago Teniola - Bridges and the Cost of Democracy [opinion] Individual.com, 4 days ago Bridges and the cost of democracy Vanguard, 1 week ago
, Thursday, Bernd Kowalewski, former CEO of BizJet International, pled guilty to violations of the Federal Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA). Mr. Kowalewski's guilty plea follows years of litigation involving BizJet, BizJet's parent company Lufthansa ...Examiner.com, 4 days ago
:42 Written by Sylvester Ebhodaghe View Comments IN recent times, the word 'impeachment' has resurfaced on Nigeria's political landscape. Unarguably, democracy hinges on checks and balances of which the removal of the nation's/state ...National Daily, 5 days ago
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