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Much ado about concussion

Much ado about concussion

The scene Loris Sven Karius is a German professional footballer (used to be the 1st choice goalkeeper for Premier League club Liverpool). He represented Germany at youth level. Born in Biberach, Karius began his career…

From Saigon to Kabul, history repeats itself for ‘Uncle Sam’

From Saigon to Kabul, history repeats itself for ‘Uncle Sam’

Forty six years ago, on April 28, 1975 to be precise, then US President Gerald Ford was in a meeting with his energy team when his deputy national security adviser came in and passed him…

Colourless colours of cholera

Colourless colours of cholera

The Scene It was the gathering of ‘Saints’, the ‘Saints’ of the Healthcare industry. Healthcare practitioners in Kenya had gathered for a Conference in June 2017 to seek ways to improve their profession just like…

A’Ibom: Emergence of a hospitality destination

A’Ibom: Emergence of a hospitality destination

The hospitality industry in Akwa Ibom State is experiencing a phenomenal growth that is fast assuming the nature of a revolution. This growth is in tandem with the fact that the state is emerging as…

‘Bandits’ strike: After NDA, Yelwa Zangam, where next?

‘Bandits’ strike: After NDA, Yelwa Zangam, where next?

In the space of a few days, even the most ardent of government apologists must have been at a loss on how to explain the brazen attack on the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) in Kaduna…

My right is right, my left is right

My right is right, my left is right

The scene Junior is now a withdrawn child. In his ‘’little’’ mind he wished he could do something to stop this persistent harassment by his class teacher. All for no fault of his. The last…

Bayelsa mulls education summit towards effective service delivery

Bayelsa mulls education summit towards effective service delivery

Bayelsa State was one of the educationally backward states in the country until recently when former governor Henry Seriake Dickson introduced free education for primary to secondary school levels. In the last 25 years successive…

Of the 6th Plague of Egypt

Of the 6th Plague of Egypt

The setting was that of ancient Egypt (Exodus 9, verse 8-12) where 10 plagues were unleashed on the Egyptians for their unwillingness to let the children of Israel go. This piece is about the 6th…

Misadventures of those filmmakers in Nigeria

Misadventures of those filmmakers in Nigeria

The uproar surrounding the arrest and detention of 3 Israeli filmmakers in Nigeria by the Department of State Services is unnecessary and misconceived. The desperate move exhibited by the trio in hastily releasing a video…

2023 loading as the nation continues to bleed

2023 loading as the nation continues to bleed

At least 112 people were killed, 160 abducted and thousands displaced in communities in Kaduna and Plateau states from July 3 to August 5, 2021 – Amnesty International Can one really get tired of writing…