Ebola disaster as respite for wildlife

Salisu Suleiman. Once, while travelling as a passenger in an inter-state taxi, a wild animal had the misfortune of running unto the highway. Without thinking, our driver…


MINT Board Sacks MD, EDs, Appoints New Boss

Weneso Orogun. The long-expected shakeup at Nigeria’s currency printer, the Nigerian Security Printing and Minting Plc (the MINT) occurred yesterday as the company’s board, chaired by the…


Adieu, Prof Dora Akunyili

TODAY and the whole of this weekend will witness the funeral obsequies of a great Nigerian, an amazon and uncommon public servant, whose exploits in the past…


Ebola outbreak: Senegal confirms first case

Senegal’s health minister has confirmed a first case of Ebola, making it the fifth West African country to be affected by the outbreak. Awa Marie Coll Seck…