Public Affairs

Containing spread of Boko Haram mayhem – Punch

The revelation recently of a foiled Boko Haram attack in Ondo State essentially captures the resilience of the Islamist terrorists in the face of an ...

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All that yammering – The Nation

Nigeria’s recent attempt to ship yam tubers ends up in a fiasco Such tasks as moving goods – all manner of goods – from one ...

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Improving the quality/welfare of teachers – The Sun

World Teachers’ Day, an occasion for the celebration of the dignity and importance of the teaching profession, was marked on October 5. We join the ...

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That $5.5bn loan request – The Nation

Desirable as it might be; the question is whether the government can manage it well Last week, President Muhammadu Buhari requested the National Assembly for ...

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MDAs’ illegal recruitment scourge – Punch

Illegal recruitment into the Federal Civil Service, the catalyst of bloated wage bills and recurrent expenditures, is still flourishing, amid efforts to sanitise the payroll ...

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Tracking stolen crude oil – The Sun

The disclosure by the Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, that the ministry has developed an indigenous biotechnology centre that is capable of ...

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Monkeypox: Fresh challenge for Nigeria’s health sector

Nigeria’s dysfunctional and underfunded health care system is on trial once again. After the recovery from the recent outbreaks of Lassa fever and meningitis that ...

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Time to cancel – The Nation

To allow the N9 trillion contracts to survive is to make illegality a shining light As the week wound to an end, the tempest over ...

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Embarrassing condition of State House clinic – Punch

Nigeria’s First Lady, Aisha Buhari, is not accustomed to being economical with the truth. She demonstrated this once more in her fulmination against the abysmal ...

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Monkeypox virus – The Nation

There is an urgent need to upgrade our healthcare system Given the widely acknowledged poor state of public health care services in Nigeria, the country’s ...

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