Combating the Spread of Ebola through Compulsory Reporting

Eric Irozuru | 2014-09-01
Combating the Spread of Ebola through Compulsory Reporting

After the reported incident in Port Harcourt that resulted in the death of a doctor, the government must now as a matter of urgency require every hotel and guest house up and down the country to take and keep a temperature reading of EVERY guest.

Nigerians holed up in their disguise

Prince Charles Dickson | 2014-09-01
Nigerians holed up in their disguise

He is not that " beautiful" man among the present set of people harloting around with the "God sent me", "I know I can solve the nation's problem", "I will continue with the reforms" and similar lines, that is different.

Marilyn Ogar: Becoming The News

Michael Egbejumi-David | 2014-09-01
Marilyn Ogar: Becoming The News

In my view, on that occasion, Ms Ogar did quite well speaking for the Department of State Security (DSS) and for Nigerian security agencies in general. Oh, she veered off into non-answer and banalities once or twice

Examining The Buhari Option

Tunde Fagbenle | 2014-09-01
Examining The Buhari Option

It is in this vein that the “Buhari Option” is being considered in some quarters – a no-nonsense man who would come and cleanse the country of the immorality that plagues it, even if it means through proclamation of draconian laws

The Grave Allegations Of Stephen Davis

Femi Fani-Kayode | 2014-08-31
The Grave Allegations Of Stephen Davis

I read the grave allegations made by an Australian by the name of Mr. Stephen Davis about those that he believes are behind Boko Haram in the 29th August edition of Thisday Newspaper.

Malam Nasir El Rufai And The Politicisation Of Terrorism

Lawrence Chinedu Nwobu | 2014-08-31
Malam Nasir El Rufai And The Politicisation Of Terrorism

The hard fact remains that Boko haram is a creation of misrule, social injustice, corruption and decades of unpunished ethno-religious violence in the North often targeting Christians and people of other ethnic groups which people like El Rufai


 

Nuhu Ribadu and The Rest of Us

Nuhu Ribadu and The Rest of Us

Fellow Nigerians, it has been a week of serious fireworks and heavy bombardment against one of our own on social media. The brouhaha erupted over what should have been a simple migration of Nuhu Ribadu from his erstwhile political Party, APC, to PDP, a Party most of his fans turned attackers conside...