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Many do wonder what business continuity is all about; is it about the continuity of businesses literally? What has it to do with disaster management? We all know we cannot compare our emergency response, resilience to what is obtainable in developed or even some developing countries. However, we like to copy what we see physically, […]Read More
No fewer than 30 people were killed and many more injured when a fire broke out at the petroleum tank farm located within the Calabar Free Trade Zone (CFTZ) in Cross River State on Sunday, July 16. According to various media reports quoting eye witnesses, the fire started when a worker in one of […]Read More
There can be no picture more vivid or tale more chilling about environmental racism than the one provided by the special report in The PUNCH on the 31st of December 2015 entitled, “Blood, tears in chambers of steel”. It was about the impact of environmental pollution by some steel companies on communities in Ogun State. […]Read More
Kolawole Talabi The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD) say Nigerians consume about 360,000 tonnes of beef yearly. This conservative figure is projected to rise to 1.3 million tonnes per year by 2050, some 260 per cent increase. In 2008, while he was still a veterinary medicine undergraduate, Okan Hembel bought a cow […]Read More
In Nigeria, road safety means different things to different people; every initiative to upturn the status quo is viewed with a lot of reservation, from seat belt campaign to crash helmet, vehicle road worthiness to speed limit device, truck crashes to yearly “Ember months” propaganda and lots more. Somebody blames someone except themselves while everybody […]Read More