The Elephants could not even win a game in the defence of the title they won in 2015. Don't blame it on lack of personnel or know-how, trace it to the long-limiting attitude of the average Ivorian ‘superstar’.
The tobacco control drive by anti-tobacco groups could be a noble cause. But it is sometimes tainted with rascality and overzealousness. Often times, it lacks focus and gross misrepresentation of facts.
Under Nigeria's democracy, only few privileged electorates have access to the lawmakers representing them. Lordson Okpetu in his column, Iceberg, x-rays the cause and consequences of this counterproductive disconnect.