Policy Making

Selonnes Policy Tidbits: Covid-19; We must monitor the R-Value in the 36 States

It is imperative to commence mandatory testing in all 36 states simultaneously for those who are symptomatic and even asymptomatic. The reason is simple. If you contain infection rates in …

Selonnes Consult Policy Tidbits:  Use Scientific and Evidence-based measures to contain Covid-19

Solutions to mitigating the Covid-19 pandemic will be scientific and evidence-based. Social distancing, self-isolation, stay home orders and quarantine of the infected is the way to go; the public policy …

If Covid-19 is not beaten in Africa it will return to haunt us all

March 25 2020 By Abiy Ahmed   – The writer is prime minister of Ethiopia and the 2019 Nobel Peace prize laureate | https://www.ft.com/content/c12a09c8-6db6-11ea-89d-41bea055720b | There is a major flaw …

Selonnes Consult MD/CEO Obaze Calls on FGN  to empower states proactively to grapple with COVID-19

Time for FGN to empower states proactively to grapple with COVID-19 – Obaze  Mr Oseloka H. OBAZE , the MD/CEO of Selonnes Consult, is diplomat, politician, writer, policy consultant and …

Nigeria Is Dying 

Oseloka H. Obaze  Nigeria faces an existential threat. Slowing but surely, Nigeria is dying. Its demise will not be by implosion and a bang as some had forecasted; but by …

We Must Forge National Consensus, Restructure For Nationhood To Be Sustained – Obaze

Remarks Attributable to Hon. Oseloka H. Obaze, MD/CEO Selonnes Consult and the PDP 2017 Gubernatorial Candidate in Anambra State Year 2019 was an extremely difficult and challenging year for Nigerians. …

Selonnes Consult Policy Titbits: Hate Speech Bill Insidious and Unnecessary

The shrinking of Nigeria’s civic space should bother Nigerians. Whereas hate speech,  fighting and inciting words should be decried, those  who in a democratic setting craft extremist laws meant to …

Selonnes Consult MD/CEO Oseloka H. Obaze attends 9th Annual Lecture of Society for International Relations Awareness (SIRA) in Abuja 

Oseloka H. Obaze, MD/CEO of Selonnes Consult was among the participants at  Nigeria’s Society for International Realtions Awareness (SIRA) 9th Annual Lecture and General Assembly held on 30th October 2019 …

Selonnes Consult Policy Titbits:   In the absence of resiliency disasters happen

When natural and man made disasters happen, including fire accidents – like that in Onitsha yesterday- the scope and efficacy of initial emergency response and how the situations are handled, …