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Border closure

 Editorial The decision of governors in the Southwest to ban travel to the region by closing all points of entry into states in the region from other regions to prevent the spread of COVID-19, while … Read more

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How not to cut the fat

 Editorial Expectedly, both federal and state governments are already looking for ways and means to cut the payroll in the wake of the slump in global oil prices occasioned by the COVID-19 pandemic. Speaking on … Read more

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Bracing for infection flares

Kindly Share This Story: A TELEVISION analyst described the reaction of Nigerians to the gradual easing of the Coronavirus pandemic lockdown last Monday as reminiscent of “the release of animals from a cage”. An exercise … Read more

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What a tragedy?

Editorial Anytime Borno State comes up for discussion these days, it brings up fears and tears. It’s either about the insurgents killing soldiers or unarmed people, or shortages at the Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps. … Read more

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Morbid mandate

Editorial  Although death is the inevitable end of all mortals over which man has no control as to when it happens, this is verily an inauspicious time to die. In Lagos State, which is Nigeria’s … Read more

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Corona oddities

 Editorial The pressure of managing the COVID-19 pandemic has come with its own oddities, even with some prisoners using the pandemic as reason to press for early release. The government’s task is clear-cut: to impose … Read more

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Not now

 Editorial Even in normal times, doctors strike is a big issue because of the implications for life and death. That resident doctors in Enugu State could contemplate going on strike at this time makes the … Read more