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Learn to listen

In discussing the paradox of our time, the late American thinker and comedian, George Carlin (1937-2008), partly put the reality of our contemporary life thus: “We drink too much, smoke too much, spend too reck... Read More...

COVID-19: Calamity as Opportunity

For billions of people across the world, the Coronavirus pandemic is the worst humanitarian calamity of our life-time. Globally, it has resulted in many deaths, infected us in millions, collapsed our healthcare... Read More...

Between education and destruction

That Nigeria is facing serious challenges is a statement that requires no proof. Every living Nigerian in Nigeria, and perhaps abroad, through the ubiquitous media, sees it, hears it and feels it. It is arguabl... Read More...

Action against rape: The punishment

That rape is one of the most heinous crimes to be committed against an individual or society is well known to all. It is not just a crime to the living, it also violates the rights of the unborn children of the... Read More...

I can’t breathe!

In a long chain of abuses that typifies American race relations, one major ring added last Thursday (May 28, 2020) was the horrifying murder of a 46-year old African American, George Floyd. A video clip shot by... Read More...

Two religions, one origin

As the 2020 First Quarter Meeting of the Nigeria Inter-religious Council (NIREC) held on March 12, 2020 at Sheraton Hotel, Abuja, under the theme, “Together We Can Grow Peace For The Nation”, it is auspicious t... Read More...

Learning Lessons from COVID-19

That the world is in a lockdown as a result of the Coronavirus or COVID-19 pandemic, which has jolted us to the reality of our vulnerability and helplessness, is not in contention. Whether one subscribes to the... Read More...

COVID-19 and the research imperative

The world is in a state of emergency on account the Coronavirus pandemic that has shut down, ‘isolated’ or ‘quarantined’ our normal way of life. From being a country of needless social gatherings and purposeful... Read More...

The menace of drug abuse

One of the social problems in Nigeria today that accounts for the prevalence of evils among us is drug abuse. It is a major contributor to the moral meltdown that has befallen the Nigerian society, the outcome ... Read More...

Literacy without education

Though literacy is today a wide subject that transcends its traditional definition as “the ability to read and write”, it is in this basic or dictionary sense that it is used in this article. This is even so as... Read More...