Ebenezer Obadare

Policing Breakthrough in Nigeria

The nascent elite consensus around state police is an important milestone on the path to…

Will Obi Reinvigorate the Nigerian Labor Movement?

Ebenezer Obadare writes that the alliance between Peter Obi and the Labour Party in Nigeria…

Rule by Salary

Ebenezer Obadare writes that public employee wages have become a blunt political instrument in the…

Mikhail Gorbachev on the Streets of Accra

The aftershock of the collapse of the Soviet empire reverberated from Cape Town to Cairo,…

Nigerian Higher Education at a Crossroads

The Nigerian government and university professors stare each other down as the fate of the…

Massive Borrowing Puts Nigeria’s Future at Risk

Ebenezer Obadare writes that Nigeria’s bloated debt portfolio is the outcome of decades-long economic mismanagement

A Religious Dilemma: Nigerian Christians Must Decide Whether to Cut or Thrust

It is not unusual that religion is getting all the attention as next year’s presidential…

Nigeria in Uncharted Waters

In a different context, the deadly attack on the 7 Guards Battalion of the Nigerian Army Presidential…

APC Runs into Headwinds as Christian Opposition to Muslim-Muslim Ticket Gains Traction in Nigeria

Presidential candidate faces a dilemma as religious factor threatens to undo campaign  

Top American Think Tank Recruits Ebenezer Obadare

To help guide its core principles, the Council for Foreign Relations constantly recruits top-notch scholars.…