A Governor and his love for probity

A Governor and his love for probity

By Rafiu Ajakaye Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq is an emerging phenomenon in the Nigerian political space, thanks to his style, his drive to make things easy for the poor within resources available to him, and the pace at which he is demystifying governance. He lives in his own house. He drives his own car. […]

Kogi Govt Sets Record Straight on Alleged N7billion Isolation Centre

Kogi Govt Sets Record Straight on Alleged N7billion Isolation Centre

The attention of the Kogi State Government has been drawn to a misinformation doing the round that Government allegedly spent 7 billion naira to put in place an Isolation Center at the Federal Medical Centre, Lokoja that was damaged by storm a few days ago. The desperate rumor and falsehood peddlers even went further to attribute […]

What COVID-19 Treatment and Recoveries Teach

What COVID-19 Treatment and Recoveries Teach

Every evening, our country’s center for diseases control the NCDC [Nigerian Centre for Diseases Control] loads our screens with stats about the novel Coronavirus. Across social media platforms are waiting eyes to view, fingers to share and of course hearts to worry.  Whereas it may be reasonable to worry about the potential for an overrunning […]

How Has Kogi Combated COVID-19?

How Has Kogi Combated COVID-19?

Lest anyone accuse us of ineptitude or riding on sheer luck, we wish to point out that in addition to everything else, Kogi State has had an excellent history of managing epidemics in the past.  The excellent network we already had in place for managing Lassa Fever and other disease outbreaks long before CoviD-19 appeared […]

Opinion: COVID-19 Pandemic Has Shown How Truthful, Honest Gov. Yahaya Bello Is

Opinion: COVID-19 Pandemic Has Shown How Truthful, Honest Gov. Yahaya Bello Is

Recently, news around Nigeria has shown how a state Governor sacked the state epidemiologist for refusing to manipulate the state’s Covid-19 figures. A state in the federation had also allegedly requested large billions of naira for the fight against Covid-19. Whilst others are politicising the situation, it is commendable to note that Gov. Yahaya Bello […]

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