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Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu

Orji Uzor Kalu is a graduate of Harvard University (Business Administration certificate) former governor of Nigeria’s Abia State and 2007 Presidential candidate. The views expressed are his own.

Rescuers carry a body recovered from a burnt shop at the scene of twin bomb blasts at terminus market in the central city of Jos on May 21, 2014. Twin car bombings in central Nigeria killed at least 118 people and brought entire buildings down. Photo Courtesy Diariocritico de Venezuela, accessed via CC2.0
Africa, Blog, Central Africa, Politics, West Africa

Nigeria Left Unabated: The Politics of Tomorrow Must Give Way to the Priorities of Today

Despite the multitude of differences that distinguish us, Nigerians on the whole pride themselves on their unwavering faith: a shared commitment to the ingrained...
Technology and innovation could hold the key to Nigeria's economic future. By futureatlas.com, CC BY-2.0, accessed via Wikimedia Commons.
Africa, Blog, Economics, West Africa

Nigeria and Harnessing the Innovation Boom

This week we celebrate Nigeria’s Independence Day. And today, despite coming Federal elections that may divide us, a united battle against militant insurgency, efforts to...