The Bane Of The Nigerian Health Care System: The first Step In Improving The State Of Nigerian Hospitals

The Nigerian political elite behaves like a colonial or Apartheid elite. They inhabit an island of opulence and extravagance in an ocean of encompassing poverty and mass suffering. It is an island governed by vicious exploitation of the system, crass contempt for the people and total indifference to the pervading misery of the masses. Therefore, it is not uncommon for the Minister of Education, in his mindless elitism, and unconcealed disdain for the educational system he administers, to have all his children studying in schools overseas. It is also not…

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Waka About Africa conference: NCC EVC Harps On The Importance Of ICT For Tourism Development.

The total contribution of travel and tourism to the global economy was estimated at over $7.6 trillion in 2016, around 10 percent of the global GDP of $75.6 trillion. In Nigeria, the contribution of the tourism industry is estimated at around $1.5 billion, figures that are not only a tiny fraction of the global industry but also demonstrate the gulf between the present reality and the potential of tourism for Nigeria. Over the years a number of tourism-based organizations have been at the forefront of driving the narrative for the…

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Where I Learnt How To Use Human Beings For Money Rituals…Pastor That Slaughtered LASU Student

The self-acclaimed Osun-based pastor, Segun Philips, who reportedly slaughtered a final-year student of Lagos State University, Favour Daley-Oladele, after her head was smashed by her boyfriend, tells Punch  about his role in the crime Do you really have a church? I’m 42 years old and I’m from Osun State. I live in Ikoyi-Ile. I am a prophet. I have a church – Cherubim and Seraphim Church, Solution chapel in Ikoyi-Ile, Osun State. How did you become a pastor? I was trained at Elmessiah Cherubim and Seraphim at Sango. I was…

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Is President Buhari A Leader: History Demonstrates That Leadership Can Always Make A Remarkable Difference Find Out How

 In those tense and terrifying days leading up to the 2015 presidential election, Mohammadu Buhari was ridiculed, by his detractors, for having already been rejected three times by the Nigerian electorate. Well, making a fourth run for the presidency after three earlier consecutive defeats was not a mark of shame but a badge of honor. After all, it has been written that “the greatest glory is not, in never, falling, but in the ability to come back after a fall”. His ability to rebound after each electoral defeat, and then,…

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What Do You Think About Different Types Of Igbo Dressing…

The fascinating Igbo culture is explored in the Southeastern territories in Nigeria. Millions of Igbo people follow their traditional practice and beliefs that originated from centuries ago. Nigerian clothing always looks impressive and elegant, but different tribes prefer their traditional wear styles. Origin of Igbo tribe in Nigeria Igbo traditional wear for men Centuries ago, Igbo men preferred wearing loincloth which is a piece of garment that covered the private parts of the male body. We are to talk about Igbo culture and all the different types of Igbo dressing…

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Carnival Calabar, A Yearly Reverend Show Piece Getting Stronger And Stronger -Onah

Chairman of Carnival Calabar, Mr. Gabe Onah has been speaking on the profitability of the famous carnival and believes that time is near when it will become a huge internal revenue earner for the state. Onah spoke with Waka About Africa that the state is still talking about the GDP of Carnival Calabar and more innovative ways of harnessing effectively all the potentials that would make it number destination every year, he further narrated to Waka About Africa. According to him, If I tell you the GDP you cannot calibrate…

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Frederick Forsyth attacks Britain: You committed crimes against Igbo.

Frederick McCarthy Forsyth, the English journalist, and the author will be 82 this year. He was born on 25 August 1938. At such age when a man is moving closer to his grave or Maker, his conscience becomes sharper, his propensity for remorse gets greater. He tends to make all past crooked ways straight. He confesses his sins or does so vicariously- that is, on behalf of his clan or community or country.    That is exactly what Frederick Forsyth has done, blaming his country, Britain, for its bias against…

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Chinese Officials Confirms Over 7,700 Cases As Americans Evacuates from Wuhan Land In Southern California.

Chinese officials have confirmed over 7,700 cases of the mysterious illness as foreign governments airlifted their citizens out of Wuhan, the outbreak’s epicenter. In Macau, many shoppers wore face masks. The government has recommended that people across China wear masks to halt the spread of a dangerous coronavirus. Mainland China now has more cases of coronavirus than it had of SARS, a respiratory infection that spread across China in 2002 and 2003 and killed 774 people in 17 countries. During the SARS outbreak, China had 5,327 cases and 349 deaths,…

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Gov. Ortom Charges Benue Youths To Enroll For Hospitality, Tourism Courses

Governor Samuel Ortom has charged Benue Youth to enroll for hospitality and tourism management courses at the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism, NIHOTOUR, Makurdi Campus to get trained in skills that will improve their economy. The Governor who made the call today while commissioning the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism, Makurdi Campus said those with degrees and higher degrees could also enroll and acquire skills that would provide jobs for them and even others. He stated that government would liaise with the Bank of Industry to provide loans…

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Coronavirus Hits Lekki, Lagos State As China Now Has More Cases

Unconfirmed reports gathered reveal that the deadly coronavirus has reached Lekki, a high brow area of Lagos State. It was gathered that a suspected carrier is being quarantined at a hospital in Lekki It was learned from online sources that the report is being investigated by the CDC. A blood sample has to be taken and tested to actually confirm if the suspect is a confirmed case. Meanwhile, the reports which have since been shared on various Whatsapp groups, and Nigerians have been advised to stay clean and make frequent use of…

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