Opinion

Emeka Asinugo: Before we knock our heads on a brick wall

I would normally not have wanted to involve myself in this controversy. But I thought it might not be necessary to distance my pen at the same time I am distancing myself from everybody. Our people...

Abba Kyari, Maryam Danna and reputation management – Perspectives by Yushau A. Shuaib

“Please can you kindly stop any further media campaign against Mallam Abba Kyari over Hajia Maryam Danna, since the Senate has reinstated her. He will do the needful on her case.”That was...

COVID-19, Nigeria and the price of incompetence – Perspectives by Turaki A. Hassan

Nigerians, arise and pray. All people of faith, let’s pray for divine intervention against the ravaging scourge of #covid19A new reality has dawned in our country. The reality of the looming danger...

Buhari: My friend Mallam Abba Kyari was a true Nigerian patriot

Mallam Abba Kyari, who died on 17th April, 2020, at the age of 67 from complications caused by the Coronavirus, was a true Nigerian patriot. My loyal friend and compatriot for the last 42 years -...

Garba Shehu: PDP should stop their campaign of disorganization

Something must definitely be wrong with Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP) if they would-as they did yesterday- dismiss the important national broadcast by President Muhammadu Buhari as “disappointing,” a speech for which the European Union, through...

Governor Sanwo-Olu: Dear Lagosians, we just discharged 7 more coronavirus patients

Dear Lagosians, I bring you more good news from our Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba. Today, seven more patients; three females and four males were discharged to reconnect with the community having recovered fully and tested negative...

How COVID-19 will be won – Perspectives by UN chief in Nigeria Edward Kallon

Many countries across the world are facing the unprecedented spread of the Covid-19 pandemic. The challenge humanity faces today, threatens to undermine the socio-economic advancements made over the last decade. Across the world, healthcare systems are...

Who will explain coronavirus to President Buhari? – Perspectives by Fredrick Nwabufo

Coronavirus (COVID-19), an exorable doom, threatens life on the planet. It is exorable because it is conquerable. This explains why world leaders are taking the charge to combat this ominous apocalypse. It is a time for...

On Sanusi’s dethroning: The north only beheads the bearers of truth – Perspectives by Fredrick Nwabufo

Northern Nigeria is prostrate. It is the axis of uglies – banditry, insurgency, kidnapping, diseases, ignorance, and drug abuse. Alas! The region’s elite are aware of the problems, but look away because the disequilibrious status quo...

Nigeria: EFCC’s fight against corruption should start with their twitter handle – Perspectives by Fredrick Nwabufo

The Nigerian Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is as flawed as Ibrahim Magu, its acting chairman, who has revised the agency to a personality cult. The foibles and defects of Magu are no longer distinguishable...

Latest News

Top UN economists warn of crises of our own making if global “megatrends” left unchecked

Five human‑made “megatrends” will  continue to  dominate and frustrate global efforts to put the world on...

UN calls for bold action for world to recover from COVID-19

Amidst a crisis unlike any other in our lifetimes, with COVID-19 destroying lives and livelihoods across the globe, the 75th session...

Top UN economists warn of crises of our own making if global “megatrends” left unchecked

Five human‑made “megatrends” will  continue to  dominate and frustrate global efforts to put the world on a more sustainable and prosperous...

IMF approves disbursement of additional $1 billion for Angola to respond to COVID-19 economic fallout

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Wednesday approved the disbursement of an additional $1 billion for Angola to respond to...

World leaders welcome launch of GCA Africa to beat climate change

The Global Center on Adaptation on Wednesday announced the launch of its regional office in Côte d’Ivoire.Hosted...

[/read_more]

[read_more id="2" more="Read full article" less="Read less"]