Nigerian Despot General Died Unmourned — July 9, 1998
This article on the psychology, reign, and death of Sani Abacha, the former Nigerian dictator, was written by a long-time observer of political events in Nigeria. It was submitted and edited only several days before the tragic and untimely death of M.K.O. Abiola (July 7, 1998) threw the immediate future of Nigeria in chaos. The author prefers that no other identifying information be provided save for the pseudonym Wazobia Azizi.
Trends. An International Criminal Court: Incompetence to Assess Another Kind of Competence — July 10, 1998
The author continues his analysis of international criminal courts.
Trends. The Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction: Fungibility of Money and Motivations — July 10, 1998
The author discusses the funding for weapons of mas destruction (WMD).