Opinion

Shared Values and Aligned Interests: Australia’s Support for Global Action On COVID 19, By Claire Ireland

As global power is shifting, Australia and Nigeria have much to offer each other. Be it through increasing our two-way trade potential, our continental positions and influence, or through our aligned priorities in the international system - to shape and protect rules and norms, to guard against threats to international…
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Opinion

The Battle Against COVID-19 In Nigeria: Something is Going Wrong, By Adegbenro Adebanjo

COVID-19 The truth is that those responsible for the battle against COVID-19 need a new approach, new strategy and new policy framework that should centre on the people they claim to be working for. They should strive for better information management that resonates with all strata of the society, particularly…
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Opinion

Urgently Addressing the Future of Nigeria – Before the Bubble Bursts!, By Olawale Okunniyi

...before the bubble bursts and as a final intervention on project Nigeria and its national democratic question, I strongly recommend that an urgent formidable step, in line with the proposals above, be taken to douse and neutralise the heightening political tension and bloodletting in the country. All leaders of conscience…
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Opinion

Contracting COVID-19: The Impending Risk To Millions of Nigerians, By Sola Afolayan

It is projected that with a change from the current targeted testing approach and the availability of more testing kits and centres, the number of confirmed cases will not only go sky-high in Nigeria, so would the causalities. Unfortunately, the longer this takes to happen, the slimmer the opportunity to…
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Opinion

Abba Kyari and the Nigerian Condition, By Ademola Adesola

In the wake of Mr. Kyari’s demise, there have been tributes and recriminations offered by both friends and foes, respectively. Both blocs are extreme in their eulogies and flaks. And because two extremes do not make for enriching understanding of anything, the personality of the deceased that both blocs seek…
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Opinion

COVID-19: Is Nigeria Deceiving Itself and Risking the World?, By Auwal Sani Anwar

What Nigeria must realise is that the credit it got for handling the Ebola virus disease does not give it a license to be a risk to the rest of the world this time through the coronavirus. Until a vaccine is developed, which may take about nine months to one…
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Columns

COVID-19: The Strong Are Not that Strong Without Good Governance, By Jibrin Ibrahim

Today the world is waking up to the reality that the United States is very weak in catering to the interests of its own people. The country runs the most expensive health care system in the world with two key characteristics, over 30 per cent of the people are not…
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