Category: Opinion

A Look at USA 2009 H1N1 Virus Compared to China 2020 Corona Virus

By Mario Cavolo When the United States 2009 H1N1 swine flu emerged, an international emergency, a declared global pandemic, it eventually infected 60 million and initially killed a minimum of 18,449 cases that year. But the final story of the H1N1 global pandemic was far worse than that, with close to 300,000 deaths, according to […]

Road Traffic Accident and the Responsibility of Government

By Fidelis Nnadi   Road safety in Nigeria has assumed a worrisome dimension and the nation is always listed among countries with high road crashes. Hardly a single day goes by in Nigeria without at least one or two road accidents recorded.   This alarming rate of road traffic accidents may have informed the decision […]

Northern Agenda: Real or Imagined?

By Jamil Afegbua Speculations about whether or not there is an orchestrated agenda being pursued by Northern Nigerian leaders have been rife for a long time in the country. Many in the country especially those from the Western, Southern and Eastern regions of Nigeria had for long spread a suspicious feeling about indeed the North […]