Poverty: The Spreading Epidemic

One of our musicians sang some years ago that poverty is not a disease. The older folks will also remember Tunde Western Nightingale’s 60s bestseller, ‘Na poor I poor, me …

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Ebola in Nigeria Again? No! No!! No!!!

Following rumours of another incursion of the dreaded Ebola disease into Nigeria,  the Government has quickly come out to allay the fears of Nigerians during the week. Reports have been …

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BABY CARRIERS: THE INCREASING WAVE IN PROFESSIONAL SURROGATE MOTHERHOOD IN NIGERIA

There’s nothing poverty cannot encourage. With the difficulty poor people have in making ends meet, they will always fall into traps set by the rich and smart people. One of …

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AHMED LAWAN IS IT AS SENATE PRESIDENT; GBAJA IS IT AS REPS SPEAKER!

In spite of the tensions and controversies over who would become the heads of the 9th Assembly, it all went according to plan for the majority party, the APC, as …

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WHO BECOMES NIGERIA’S NEXT SENATE PRESIDENT AND HOUSE SPEAKER?

Something akin to palpable tension is brewing in Abuja and generally in political circles in Nigeria as the clock ticks down to the election of President of the Senate and …

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THE 8TH NATIONAL ASSEMBLY: A TOPSY-TURVY BUT ‘STABLE’ AFFAIR

The 8th Nigerian National Assembly came to a close yesterday with a valedictory session at the National Assembly Complex Abuja. The Chairman of the 8th Assembly and Senate President Bukola …

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