Arnold Alex Alalibo is a practicing journalist with 20 years of experience in the profession. He is an editor and writer on contemporary issues with The Tide Newspaper published by the Rivers State Newspaper Corporation, Nigeria. A member of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, (NUJ), Arnold has held considerable positions and served in various capacities in the union. He has to his credit several pointed, timely and relevant articles on current issues. He holds a Master of Arts (MA) degree in Philosophy from the University of Port-Harcourt, Nigeria, and a postgraduate diploma in journalism from the International Institute of Journalism, Abuja, Nigeria. He is married and blessed with two children.