September 20, 2015 | Feature Article
Of Muhammadu Buhari, John F. Kennedy, Narendra Modi and JeremyCorbyn:Uncanny connectedness
There are interesting developments connecting Nigeria, US, India and the United Kingdom .Muhammadu Buhari, Nigerian President because of his country"s Population, he has been described as the torch bearer of 1.2 billion blacks world wide.Nigeria is the world"s most populous black Nation. Buhari was sworn in on May 29 2015, the anniversary of the birth of US President John F. Kennedy(JFK). Buhari with a Masters Degree and born on the 17th day of the month of December 1942 has been described as austere, stern and ascetic Similarly Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi ,leader of 1.2 billion Indians was sworn in on may 26 2014 the anniversary of the birth of Jeremy Corbyn, aspiring British Prime Minister. Interestingly Mary Riddell wrote in the Telegraph of 17 june 2015 that" Labour needs a JFK to prevent it sliding into a bloody civil war. Jeremy Corbyn was declared Labour Leader on September 12 2015, the wedding anniversary of John F. Kennedy( JFK) . .Modi also with a masters degree, born on the 17th day of september 1950 has also been described as stern, austere and ascetic. Modi has also been referred to as India"s JFK because. of Modi’s inspirational oratory and dynamism in sharp contrast to Dr. Singh immediate prime minister (and other prominent Indian leaders), Buhari and Modi have both taken up Campaigns as symbolised by the Broom and they have both vowed to fight corruption. According to Buhari" If you do not kill corruption Corruption would kill Nigeria" whereas Modi said "Corruption is the Termite eating India"Articles by Augustine Togonu-Bickersteth
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