Current Issue The Road to 2023

Vol. 6, No. 2

The Road to 2023

IN THIS ISSUE
FOREWORD

The Road to 2023: Editor’s Foreword: The Republic V6, N2 by Wale Lawal

COVER ESSAYS

The Inevitablity of Bola Ahmed Tinubu: The Unsurprising Candidacy of APC’s Presidential Nominee by Afolabi Adekaiyaoja;

One Last Dance?: Atiku Abubakar, PDP’s North Star by Chukwuma Junior Chinye; and

‘Obidience’ or Sacrifice: Can Peter Obi Actually Lead Nigeria? by Chukwudi Ukonne

 

FEATURE ESSAYS

The Making of a King: The Historical Significance of Olu Atuwatse III by Allegra Otsaye Ayida;

A Less Glamorous Remake: Review: ‘Glamour Girls’ (2022) by Tomisin Awosika;

Much Ado About Nothing?: Reviewing Nigeria’s Debt Situation by Somkele Awa-Kalu;

We Cannot Eat Our Cake and Have It: The Unnecessary Expanse of Nigeria’s Wheat Economy by Ayoola Oladipupo;

The Umpire’s New Clothes: What the New Electoral Act Means for INEC by Adekunle Adewumi;

Health Versus Capitalism: Is Capitalism Making Us Sicker? by Charles Ebikeme;

When Maasaiphobia Became Policy: An Insider’s Perspective on Environmental Racism and the Maasai Predicament in Ngorongoro by Leiyo Singo; and

 Alignment or Non-Alignment?: The Role of Pan-Africanism in Fighting the Anti-Black Racism in the Russo-Ukrainian War by Karen Wangui Mwangi, Chimwemwe Fabiano, and Brian Kagoro

 

FIRST DRAFT

‘I Weigh the Value of Voicing My Disagreement’ by Leena Koni Hoffmann; and

‘Words Matter’ by Jumo Ayandele;

ART

Cover illustration: Onyinye Dike.
First Draft: Ojima Abalaka.

Forthcoming

In our next issue, The Republic will critically discuss the movement to repatriate African artefacts from Europe