Protecting children against domestic violence

DOMESTIC violence against minors is on the increase in Nigeria in recent time.   THIS evokes a chilling reminder...

Profiteering from not-for-profit schemes

ACTIVITIES of some Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) have called for more scrutiny than before now. NOTWITHSTANDING that NGOs play big...

Ukwulu monarch and need to monitor erring traditional rulers

ALTHOUGH Gov. Willie Obiano promptly rose  to the occasion and averted what was clearly stampeding Ukwulu town in Dunukofia Local Government Area...

Halting growing cult activities in Anambra

IN recent time, activities of cultists in Nigeria have become worrisome.   THEIR objectives remain bizarre to people and...

School resumption: Matters arising

AHEAD THE August 4 date approved by Federal Ministry of Education for nationwide resumption of secondary school pupils in classes for West...

Anambra: Time to call killer truck drivers to order

DWELLING on road accidents in contemporary Nigeria may sound absurd because  no day passes without  accounts of such havoc on the roads....

Of Nigeria’s spiking COVID-19 toll

BARELY two months after easing the nationwide lockdown imposed to curb the rising tide of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the country,...

Need for free drainages, waterways

WITH the outset of rainy season, the drains by the streets and roads are heavily stuffed. Hence there is need to excavate...

Hike in electricity tariff… urging caution

STABLE power supply has been a vexxed issue in Nigeria. Facts show that over decades, the country has  tried and continued to...

Demolition of shanties as vital security, environmental safeguards

INSECURITY has become a nation-wide issue and it is incumbent on the national and sub-national governments to go and plug all identified...

Demolition of shanties as vital security, environmental safeguards

INSECURITY has become a nation-wide issue and it is incumbent on the national and sub-national governments to go and plug all identified...

June 12 as Democracy Day

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, on June 6, 2018, declared June 12 as Nigeria’s Democracy Day. Thither to, it was   May 29. The latter...

Media workers as unsung heroes in COVID-19 pandemic frontline

Most times, media job in Nigeria comes across as a futile venture. The enterprise  is so thankless and arduous  that even when...

Moving almajiri across country, dangerous

IN RECENT weeks, there have been news of interception of forcefully moved homeless children (almajiri) in some northern states to several states...

Lockdown relaxation as opportunity to win the war, not kill ourselves

AS  COVID-19 cases rise daily  in Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday, approved a phased and gradual remodification of lockdown measures in...

COVID-19 pandemic: Time for active citizenship, committed philanthropy

AS THE coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic  continues to hold the world to ransom and people are willy nilly locked down in their homes,...

Too early to link COVID-19 to 5G

AS NOVEL coronavirus (COVID-19) sweeps the globe do fake news and rumours about what caused it and how it spreads. One of...

Blocked drainages: Time to take action

WITH only a handful rains this year, many roads and streets of cities in Nigeria, particularly Anambra State are littered with dirt...

COVID-19: Misinformation will help nobody

 THESE are harsh times for the entire humanity. Nations and businesses are going into lockdown, induced by rampaging novel coronavirus plague. Despite...

Towards winning Coronavirus war

AS THE Covid-19 pandemic spreads across the globe, many countries are stepping up measures to contain the level of the disease. Nigeria on Monday,...

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10-yr-old Anambra girl, Stephanie dazzles in Nat’l Sports Fest

... Wins gold, other medals in gymnastics ... Says ‘I want to win in Olympics’ NATIONAL...

Umahi congratulates new FUTO Vice-Chancellor

GOVERNOR of Ebonyi State and Chairman South East Governors 'Forum, David Umahi has congratulated Professor Nnenna Oti on her emergence as the...

Why Mathematics keeps scaring away students

IT IS a known fact that most students all over the world despise mathematics because it is assumed to be the most...

Why price of cement is high — Dangote

THE management of Dangote Cement Plc. has said that that the price of a bag of cement from its factories and plants...

JAMB commences registration for 2021 UTME, Direct Entry exams

JOINT Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced the commencement of registration of candidates for the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination and...

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