Tag Archives: From Third World to First

Obit: Lee Kuan Yew’s Singapore loses Yew, its Founding Father – Tola Adenle

March 22, 2015


Originally published on TIME cover, January 25, 1982 in “Singapore’s Success Story Above two pictures from emotanafricana.com in a review by Blogger of LKY’s 2-volume autobiography:  See Below Lee Kuan Yew, the indisputable Founder and Father of modern Singapore is dead.  He reportedly passed away today peacefully in his sleep. While some saw Prime Minister, […]

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Nigerians need “weep, not” on the present “Nigerian Governors’ Forum” brouhaha – Tola Adenle

May 26, 2013

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Every day, we read, see and hear different outrage that should make Nigerians wonder how many of the elected and (s)elected politicians from the presidency down to local government level care about people they claim to represent.  What percentage of politicians are in politics to see that Nigeria can scale the hurdle of poverty and […]

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