Ngozi-Iweala Gets the Top WTO Job

The world of women, and indeed, the humanity has been in celebratory mood swing in the last few hours. Nigeria’s power lady and one of the world’s most read international development figures becomes the first woman, first African to lead…

My Top 10 Books in 2020

Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress by Steven Pinker. The text reminds us of human progress and why we should celebrate it despite the challenges of our time. Read more here. 2. Lean In: Women, Work,…

The Failed State: What, exactly, is the solution?

In the international legal prism, precisely under the declaratory theory, a state is an independent, political, and socio-economic entity, with a definite boundary, a permanent population, and a government. The most striking attribute as per the international law, however, is…