The Ebola scourge might be ravaging and almost intractable, but at least it has thrown brand new vistas into how vulnerable our entire national body politic is.
We can do well to learn the bitter lessons. Just this morning, I listened to a radio programme assessing the extent to which Ebola has adversely impacted the Lungi Airport.
Part of why the Ebola scourge caught us with our pants down is because in this country, our laws are ignored left, right and center to such an extent that you doubt its existence. But tell me, what use are laws if they are not going to be enforced. The other year there was the operation 'WHIP' which was to clear the streets of hawkers but it miraculously converted itself into operation 'Push Back'. This is why the almighty 'Abacha Babes' are still [...]