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EDITORIAL

Still on promoting safety for road users

IN Nigeria deep concerns over road safety and the resultant human tragedy are never off the agenda. This is with good reason. Nigeria records poor statistics in road traffic crashes and fatalities on its highways and roads.

Safety of  journalists

FOLLOWING continued death threats and associated risks to reporters’ lives for exposing corrupt practices the world over, the United Nations (UN) recently pronounced year 2012 as the deadliest year for journalists. Incidentally, troubled Syria is ranked first among the deadliest locations for journalists this year thus far.

Remembering Hon. Justice Kayode Eso

THE demise of Justice Kayode Eso, last week, marks a depletion in the rank and file of judicial activists and philosopher-benchers in Nigeria's judiciary.

Dumping of rice in Nigeria

REVELATIONS  by Nigeria's Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr Akinwunmi Adesina, that Thailand and India were dumping  15 year-old rice in Nigeria, did not come as a surprise. It underscores the growing concerns about Nigeria's weak agricultural sector.

Remembering Hon. Justice Kayode Eso

THE demise of Justice Kayode Eso, last week, marks a depletion in the rank and file of judicial activists and philosopher-benchers in Nigeria's judiciary.