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Jonathan’s six years plagued with corruption, underdevelopment – Ex-President’s kinsman, Kpodoh

The former Chief of Staff to ex-Bayelsa State Governor, Timipre Sylva, Perekeme Kpodoh has lambasted former President, Goodluck Jonathan, saying his six years in office was a waste and plagued with “corruption and underdevelopment.” 453 more words


Tendencies in global production of knowledge economy

When it comes to knowledge economy, the world geography can be divided into two territories: Atlantic North (Europe and North America) as the centre of innovative technology and the rest. 910 more words

The New Rulers of the World - A Summary

The New Rulers of the World (2001) by John Pilger provides a good example of a Dependency Theory analysis of the consequences of neoliberal globalisation, focusing on Indonesia as a case study. 2,803 more words

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​Tell-tale Signs of Underdevelopment

​Tell-tale Signs of Underdevelopment

By Simon Kolawole

We were stuck in traffic along Lagos-Ibadan road. Then we started hearing a familiar wailing — a police van had decided to announce its importance by blaring its siren at full volume. 1,850 more words

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in Curacao, the rest of the Caribbean and worldwide.

Poverty, violence and underdevelopment: tracing the history of India’s Naxalite conflict

India’s Naxalite insurgency has been waged in remote central and eastern parts of the world’s second-most populous country for more than five decades, with former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh once describing it as India’s… 1,943 more words



mangroves adrift of kick

hanging like monkeys

in rainy cheek

lament the torment of crude

the swamps stretching nowhere

affording us Nmpkuru, Omii, Ikiriko

wails sake abortion of her schools… 163 more words