Month: April 2005

  • Queuing to leave the country

    The UK High Commission in Lagos, Nigeria processes over 17,000 visa applications. Its the busiest UK visa office in the world. Statistics from other popular destinations paint a similarpicture – Nigerians are trying to get out at an alarming rate. If we let our imagination get a little creative, but remain educated, we might extrapolate […]

  • Crimes against Humanity vs Genocide

    By the time you finish reading this, perhaps a child would be dead in Darfur or a woman would be raped by the Janjaweed, certainly a climate of fear and insecurity would still persist. So please read quickly. Those looking in from the outside can see little difference between genocide and crimes against humanity, but […]