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Oct
26
2010

Cancer awareness and control

INTRODUCTION I was invited to give a keynote address on the Role of the Media in Cancer Awareness and Control in Nigeria at a cancer awareness forum at the Medical Compound, Yaba in July 2005.  There were many medical doctors there, but I was not there to be part of a debate.   It was obvious […]

Oct
26
2010

Reflections on Religion and Women

INTRODUCTION On December 4, 1990, under the auspices of the National Association for Religious Tolerance (NARETO), founded by Professor C.S. Momoh who passed on March 16, 2006, I presented a paper on Religion and the Woman Question and argued that the answer which religion has to the woman question was not persuasive.  That paper was […]

Jul
31
2010

A trip up North

I was invited to a book presentation at the Kaduna Trade Fair on July 30.  The book was written by Prof Tam David West who has never hidden his love for Maj-Gen Muhammadu Buhari, whose new party, the Congress for Progressive Change,