GOVT. CHANGES MIND ON FLIGHT RESUMPTION ON JUNE 21

FROM THE NATIONAL CIVIL AVIATION AUTHORITY, NCAA June 21 is not a feasible date to resume domestic air operations in Nigeria. We will not approve the resumption of flight operations …

Read More

Coronavirus Doubting Thomases – Beware!

Nigeria’s coronavirus daily figures reached the highest yesterday, Thursday 18th June with 745 new infections recorded by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). The previous highest daily recorded COVID-19 …

Read More

Domestic Flights Resume This Weekend

As announced by the Nigerian government two weeks ago, domestic flights will resume in the country next Sunday, 21st of June. Having in mind the conditions pronounced by the government …

Read More

DOCTORS & LECTURERS ON STRIKE – THE ETHICS IN IT

The National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) yesterday embarked on an indefinite nationwide strike. The strike followed several notices and warnings they gave to that effect, for a group which, …

Read More

PMB’s Democracy Day Scorecard: Turning the Words to Reality

I have always wanted to travel by train from Lagos to Ibadan. A lot of promises have been made by different government officials who gave us dates of completion of …

Read More

COVID-19 TESTING: NIGERIA STILL LAGS BADLY BEHIND

World figures of testing for COVID-19 shows that Nigeria lags far behind most countries in Africa and worldwide. This is in spite of announcements of the opening of more testing …

Read More

AfDB & WHO: US As A Bull in the China Shop

Amidst the furore generated by its meddlesomeness and bullying tactics in the running of the African Development Bank, AfDB, the government of the United States of America yesterday finally pulled …

Read More

2020 CHILDREN’S DAY: ARE OUR CHILDREN STILL THE FUTURE OF THE NATION?

In her 1985 R&B best seller titled ‘Greatest Love of All’, Whitney Houston began the song with the lyrics, “I believe the children are our are future, Teach them well …

Read More

COVID-20 Is Here – And It May Be Worse!

Everywhere you go, everything you read about or see or talk about seems to be COVID-19 related. In fact, it is quite difficult to see anything else to read about …

Read More

Between Madagascar and Ewu Monastery

The media has been awash with the announcement that President Muhammadu Buhari as approved the use of the COVID-19 syrup developed in Madagascar to treat patients in Nigeria. The Nigerian …

Read More