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Foreign Aid And How It Fuels African Media’s Payola Problem -By Prue Clarke

NEW YORK – At a recent press conference, a small group of Liberian journalists made a courageous admission: they confessed they were all “on the take.” To supplement salaries as low as $40 a month, the journalists said they often rely on payments from the very people they write about. The revelation confirmed a dirty […]

To keen observers, one of the major sources of controversy in Nigeria has been the issue of the hijab. The hijab – a head gear donned by female Muslims – had generated a lot of hullabaloos in several quarters. From academia to the legal institution to the health institution to the media, and down to […]

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“Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud”- Sophocles “Corruption, embezzlement, fraud, these are all characteristics which exist everywhere. It is regrettably the way human nature functions, whether we like it or not. What successful economies do is keep it to a minimum. No one has ever eliminated any of that stuff”- Alan  Greenspan Every […]

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The mortality rate of children lost since the adoption of (baby wearing) in this part of Africa might be below 10% but still not a good news, considering its something that is avoidable. A situation whereby a mother knots her child at the front, with either a cloth or a form of wear which suits […]

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“…knowledge and experience are no longer the primary commodity. Instead, what is far more valuable is to have the ability to learn and to apply those learnings into new and unique scenarios. It’s no longer about what you know, it’s about how you can learn and adapt.” ― Jacob Morgan, The Future of Work. 1. […]

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Of The Girl Child And Sexual Predators -By Sulaiman Jamiu Abiodun

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It was a shocker. An incendiary bomb was at the verge of exploding. It was an unprovoked outburst of emotions; a spontaneous show of a value-impoverished society. To be sure, I zoomed the content of the news I was reading as I worked my phone through the cyberspace, it was not a conflict situation, but […]

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Naglaa Mokhtar Younis Mohamed Azzab Morgan, the wife of Los Angeles Businessman, David Lee Morgan has been under an unfair and severe torture by the Egyptian government since August 19, 2018. Naglaa Mokhta, who is a very famous Preacher in Egypt and the co-founder of Eye Witness Human Right Activits and International Law. Prior to […]

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The Hijab: Feminine Modesty Or ‘Imprisonment’? -By Albert Afeso Akanbi

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In 2017, a Nigerian Law School graduate by the name Amasa Firdausi was refused her call to bar for failing to remove her hijab. Her action and the Law School’s response generated intense debate and controversy at the time, especially on the internet, so much so that she boasted that her defiance was to “challenge […]

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ISIS Was Given Birth To…Nurtured By Europe, Israel And the Gulf States -By Owei Lakemfa

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The United States (U.S.), like a country under bombardment, scrambled its national security adviser, John Bolton and secretary of state, Mike Pompeo into the air. Their flights are taking them through the Middle East primarily to reassure their allies that they are still committed to the fight against the Islamic State (ISIS), a Frankenstein monster […]

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Reasons Why Some African Men Abroad Leave Their Wives Back Home -By Rees Chikwendu

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More often African men in western countries go through a tortuous path to marry women back home instead of those in the society where they live. But only a few of these men have the intention to bring their women abroad – Europe or the United States – where they mostly reside. The idea behind […]

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