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Prayer of a Cat: What the Auto Industry needs from President Buhari

By: FEMI OWOEYE According to an old African fable, a hungry cat normally prays: “Oh God, I don’t need...

COVID-19 Debt Relief Must Consider the Vulnerabilities of Small States

By: PATRICIA SCOTLAND (Commonwealth Secretary-General) A lethal combination of disease, extreme climate events and economic crises is threatening...

Commonwealth Slams World Leaders over Corruption Virus

Countries’ response to Covid-19, their long-term development and the meeting of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are all threatened by the...

Racism Seeks To Drive Us Apart but There Are Rays of Hope

By: PATRICIA SCOTLAND (Commonwealth Secretary-General) Today I received a message from a parent. Her nine-year-old son, Oscar, had...

Hidden Pandemic of Domestic Violence alongside COVID-19

By:PATRICIA SCOTLAND (Commonwealth Secretary-General) Waking up to screams, thuds, angry shouting and the sickening sound of someone crashing...

Dealing With the Deadly Concoction of Disease and Disaster

By PATRICIA SCOTLAND (Commonwealth Secretary-General) Today in India and Bangladesh, millions of people are hunkered down in shelters,...

Neglect of Nigeria’s Auto Industry: Lessons from Covid-19 World War

By: FEMI OWOEYE No nation, including China expected a pandemic. But it came. It caught the entire human...

Coronavirus and Climate Disasters – Small Vulnerable Countries Face Dual Threats

By:PATRICIA SCOTLAND, Commonwealth Secretary-General The widespread destruction wreaked by Tropical Cyclone Harold in several Pacific countries just days...

We Should Not Go Back To Business As Usual After COVID-19

By: PATRICIA SCOTLAND, Commonwealth Secretary-General Today there is an eerie silence across the globe. Bustling cities have gone...

Exercise can be good for you and your country during a crisis like COVID-19

By PATRICIA SCOTLAND, Commonwealth Secretary-General Public parks have been gated shut, beaches emptied and stadia deserted, as an...

Global NCAP’s Car-to-Car Crash: Ill-motivated

Recently, Global NCAP, programme of a UK-based charity organisation, conducted an unusual crash test. It selected a 2015 used vehicle made...

Those Whose Prayers God May Not Answer

By:OLUSEGUN FAFORE With the public outrage following the flouting of government’s directives by some religious institutions last weekend...

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Excitement, as Fayemi Flags off 1,000 Rural Roads Project

There was excitement in many communities across the three senatorial districts of Ekiti State on Thursday, as Governor Kayode Fayemi flagged off the construction...

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Nigerian Navy Neutralizes 291 Illegal Refineries – Official

The Nigerian navy has so far neutralized 291 illegal refineries, seized 31,310 bags of rice and arrested 707 suspects. Retired Rear Adm. David Adeniran, Flag...