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A book detailing the personal experience of a sickle cell patient is set for launch and public presentation tomorrow, Saturday June 19, 2021 at the Merit House, Maitama, in Abuja by 10am. The book, entitled, I’m...
If you want to practice democracy, you have to go wholly and in all ramifications. Every democracy world over started from somewhere. Nigeria too started from somewhere and we must get to where other advanced democracies are today. But it's going to be step-by-step.
Of all the mysteries about the novel coronavirus, its origin excites the most fervent debate. At the outbreak’s beginning, there were conspiracy theories that the virus was man-made; recently, questions have focused on whether a natural virus was accidentally spread through research.
Lots of IMF Programmes are never completed – because they’re unworkable By Bernhard Reinsberg & Thomas Stubbs THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) gives loans to countries in economic trouble. In exchange, countries must implement a programme of...
By Ali Sabo “Coronaviruses are zoonotic, which are normally transmitted between animals and people. The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is caused by a new strain of coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) that has not been previously identified in humans. It...
By Alex Batubo INSECURITY is a major problem that we all face, from theft, burglary to kidnapping and banditry. This report makes a serious attempt to explain the underlying causes for this problem, specifically in Zamfara...
In this feature, ILO News reports how Jordanian Omar Abu Noa’aj struggled for years to find work due to his physical disability. Last year, an ILO employment centre helped him secure his first formal job...
Lagos lawyer, Mr Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa (SAN) has buttressed his earlier assertion that President Muhammadu Buhari lacks the constitutional authority to restrict the movement of any citizen, which he said is a fundamental right expressly granted...
SUB-SAHARAN Africa’s economic growth is set to recover in 2021. Yet, the path to recovery, and overcoming the long-lasting effects of the pandemic will be difficult. Policymakers must strive to deliver vaccines, while restoring the...
By Ricardo Torres Pérez, Havanna Raúl Castro’s departure marks the end of an era — and coincides with Cuba’s worst crisis in decades. His successors face a daunting task. THE 8th Congress of the Cuban Communist Party...