GOVERNANCE AND NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT: ISSUES AND IMPLICATIONS

Plenary Session Theme: Democracy and National Development.

Being a Paper presented by Distinguished Senator Oluremi Tinubu, OON as keynote speaker at the University of Lagos 12th Annual Research Conference and Fair on Tuesday August 15, 2017.

PROTOCOL.

Introduction

I am honoured to present this paper as the keynote speaker at the 12th Annual Research Conference and Fair of this great Institution.… Read the rest

One Nigeria

I congratulate all Muslim faithful in the Lagos Central Senatorial District and Nigeria on the successful completion of this year’s Ramadan and the celebration of Eid. So much effort has gone towards gaining God’s forgiveness and receiving his blessings, thus a celebration is imperative.

By fasting, we become more sympathetic to those who are less fortunate. It brings us closer to family and the community by breaking the fast together and offering Taraweeh.… Read the rest

Let’s enjoy our democracy

I congratulate the Nigerian Government and Citizens on the celebration of the inception of the Nigerian Democracy.

This day, eighteen (18) years ago, Nigeria made a conscious choice – a choice to be free, to uphold the rights of the common man and to ensure involvement and participation of its citizenry in governance. It has not been an easy journey and has often, failed to meet the expectations of the average Nigerian.… Read the rest

Don’t let difficulties limit your greatness

Friday, 27th May, 2017

The Nigerian Child,
The 36 States,
Nigeria.

Dear Nigerian Child,
It is the 27th of May, a day set aside to celebrate you a valuable resource, our hope and leaders of tomorrow; appreciate childhood and address issues that concern you all. Thus, I rejoice with you.
This children’s day is a joyous one, particularly so, in light of the return of 82 Chibok girls, children like you who were abducted in 2014 and deprived of access to their homes, education, parents and loved ones.… Read the rest

A Second Chance

The death of Jesus to pay a debt he did not owe , for the salvation of you and I who would never have been able to pay is the ultimate story of a second chance at redemption. This is the crux of our faith, the proof of God’s love for mankind and the centre of Christianity.

This second chance is our hope of freedom.… Read the rest