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SECRETARIANISM AND LIES WILL NEVER REBUILD THE STUDENTS’ MOVEMENT

(A response to H.T. Soweto and the DSM) It was Joseph Goebbels, that propagandist of Adolf Hitler who said that, when ‘you repeat a lie often enough, it becomes the truth.’ This is why we have decided to respond to H.T. Soweto’s series of essays with the last titled “NANS CONVENTION 2012”. Does the new … Continue reading

Stop the rot in Police Colleges; FOR A POLICE TRADE UNION NOW!

President Goodluck Jonathan is angry with the media for broadcasting the sorry state of the police college ikeja, and not necessarily with the abysmal state of the college itself. this is very typical of the ruling elite in Nigeria….chasing shadows while the substance is left intact. of course none of their own children would ever … Continue reading

PRESS STATEMENT: Nigerian troops out of Mali!

776 Nigerian troops are expected to arrive in Mali today to support the attacks by French forces in the north of Mali.  They are expected to be joined by 124 more, and another 2,000 troops from other West African countries.  This action confirms Nigeria’s imperialist role across West Africa and gives backing to the French … Continue reading

ONE YEAR AFTER: ORGANISE & MAKE THE REVOLUTION! (SWB Vol. 3, No. 1; Jan 1-14)

Never before in the history of Nigeria have the working masses arisen to fight with one resolve against exploitation and oppression as we did for two weeks last January. The spark of the revolt was the hike in the pump price of petrol from N65 to N141 on New Year day. Within 24hours spontaneous demonstrations … Continue reading

ASUP CALLS FOR IMMEDIATE INVESTIGATION INTO ATTACKS ON COMRADE FEMI ABORISADE AND OTHERS

COMMUNIQUE The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), The Polytechnic Ibadan Chapter at its Emergency Congress held on the 7th January 2013 strongly identifies with Comrade Femi Aborisade and vehemently condemns the incessant attacks on him. Also, the seemingly uncontrollable menace of burglars in the institution’s staff quarters is heartbreaking. Observedly, it is apparent that … Continue reading

STOP THE ARMED ATTACKS AGAINST FEMI ABORISADE!

31st December, 2012 PRESS STATEMENT                                                                                                        … Continue reading