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Hard Facts with Sandra Ezekwesili

Hard Facts with Sandra Ezekwesili

By Sandra Ezekwesili
Hard Facts is a news and current affairs radio show that airs on Monday to Friday from 3-7pm examining political, current and topical issues in Nigeria with expert guests on 99.3 Nigeria Info FM, Lagos.
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COVID-19: Impact On Foreign And Local Investments

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NLC's Demands To The Federal Government
The NLC and TUC are meeting with the federal government over the demands of organise-labour regarding electricity tariffs and fuel pump price.  Com. Murphy Abadoni joins @ezugwucc 
45:59
September 24, 2020
THE BIG 3 : SEPTEMBER 24, 2020
Let's talk about FEC's approval of $1.9bn for the construction of Nigeria-Niger rail.   Then let's talk about cases of violent attacks on operators of e-hailing rides.  And then let's talk about commercial sex workers planning to embark on indefinite strike  #Big3
47:58
September 24, 2020
President Buhari's Address At The UN General Assembly
With the United Nations General Assembly 75th session ongoing, @aghoghooboh and the Acting DG, Nigeria Institute of International Affairs, Dr Effem Ubi dissect the address of the President and the number of issues and statements credited to the president. 
43:47
September 23, 2020
THE BIG 3: SEPTEMBER 23, 2020
Let's talk about the tanker explosion in Kogi State, then let's talk about the CBN cutting interests rate after MPC and, let's talk about the NLC embarking on industrial action from 28th of September. The #Big3 with @aghoghooboh
49:21
September 23, 2020
Nigerian Association of Road Transport Owners (NARTO) Strike Action
The Nigerian Association of Road Transport Owners (NARTO) recently embarked on a warning strike. @aghoghooboh asks what are the issues behind the warning strike action by NARTO?
46:33
September 22, 2020
THE BIG 3 : SEPTEMBER 22, 2020
Let's talk about OBASEKI getting the INEC certificate of return,  then let's talk about 57 PERCENT of children in Nigeria without a birth certificate,  and then let's talk about NLC calling for a protest over the non-payment of the minimum wage.   The #Big3 with @aghoghooboh
50:45
September 22, 2020
THE BIG WEEKEND : SEPTEMBER 21, 2020
Edo Governorship Election update with Fidel Oseghale JOHESU calls off Strike and Students returning to school. #HARDFACTS | @aghoghooboh
48:14
September 21, 2020
Edo Governorship Election; Reactions
Here's today's #BigHardFact: With the conclusion of the Edo state governorship election, @aghoghooboh gets reactions surrounding the election in the state.
40:20
September 21, 2020
What Do The People Of Edo State Want In A Governor?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact:  The Edo State Gubernatorial Election will hold on Saturday, 19th September. What do the people of Edo State want in a Governor? 
47:16
September 17, 2020
THE BIG 3 : SEPTEMBER 17, 2020
Let’s talk about the Federal Executive wanting to create ANOTHER anti-corruption agency.  Then,  a driver in Lagos State getting in trouble because his wastebasket was from Ekiti.   And THEN, let’s talk about NERC saying landlords can’t make tenants pay for old bills.
46:59
September 17, 2020
How Have The Electricity And Fuel Price Hikes Affected You?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact:  Last year, Nigeria imported 20.89 Billion Liters of petrol according to the NBS, and consumed 130 kilowatt-hours of electricity per person, according to the UNDP. @SEzekwesili asks: How have the electricity and fuel price hikes affected YOU?  
50:08
September 16, 2020
THE BIG 3 : SEPTEMBER 16, 2020
Let’s talk about Sanwo-Olu and Rotimi Amaechi stopping barges from offloading at the Marina.  Then, Lagos State Government’s guidelines for school reopening.  And, the UK Government joining the US Government to say it will ALSO restrict visas for election riggers.  #HardFacts with @SEzekwesili 
49:58
September 16, 2020
THE BIG 3 GLOBAL EDITION : MARCH 6, 2020
Let's talk about the aftermath of the Democratic super tuesday leading to the US elections.
40:10
September 16, 2020
Edo Election: Matters Arising
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact:  The Edo State Gubernatorial Election will hold on Saturday, 19th September. @SEzekwesili asks on #HardFacts: What do the people of Edo State want in a Governor?
52:55
September 15, 2020
THE BIG 3 : SEPTEMBER 15, 2020
-Should the spouse of a governorship candidate be hosting a Government Empowerment scheme in Edo? -Should the US Government publish the names of Nigerians on its Visa Restriction list?   -What do we need to do to reduce train-related collisions in Lagos?  #HardFacts | @SEzekwesili  
52:47
September 15, 2020
Will Privatizing The Refineries Improve Petrol Supply?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact:  According to NNPC, its refineries did not refine any fuel in the year between July 2019 and June 2020. @SEzekwesili asks @i_osato_i : Will privatizing the refineries improve petrol supply?
49:35
September 14, 2020
THE BIG WEEKEND : SEPTEMBER 14, 2020
Is your child’s school ready to reopen next week?   How do lawyers feel about the rule change by the A-?   Can godfatherism ever be a good thing?  What do you think about Obasanjo’s latest remarks?   And also, what do you think about the good turn for Nigeria in the P & ID case #HARDFACTS | @SEzekwesili
51:29
September 14, 2020
THE BIG 3 GLOBAL EDITION : SEPTEMBER 11, 2020
Let’s talk about President Trump admitting he “played down” the danger of COVID-19.  Then let’s talk about Boris Johnson trying to change the Brexit deal HE negotiated.  And then, let’s talk about the best stories out of Africa this week.   #HardFacts | @SEzekwesili
42:58
September 11, 2020
The Ease Of Work-Life In Lagos
Here are today’s #BigHardFact: According to @StearsBusiness, Lagos has 200 cars per kilometre of road, while the national average is only 11. Also according to Stears Business, the average Lagosian will spend 30% of her life in traffic. How stressful is your daily commute? #BigHardFact with @SEzekwesili
50:41
September 10, 2020
THE BIG 3 : SEPTEMBER 10, 2020
Let’s talk about NNPC talking about selling a majority stake in Nigeria's refineries  Then, Zainab Ahmed (Minister of Finance) asking the International Community to consider cancelling Africa’s debts. Again. And then, TraderMoni beneficiaries refusing to pay Government back. #Hardfacts @SEzekwesili
42:51
September 10, 2020
Have You Written Your Will? (3)
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact:  100% of people will die. @SEzekwesili is asking once again: Have you written your will? Let's talk about everything you need to know about wills in Nigeria on #HardFacts
54:40
September 8, 2020
THE BIG 3 : SEPTEMBER 8, 2020
Let's talk about if Nigeria’s languages can be saved from extinction, and if yes, how? Then let’s talk about why some military personnel routinely use physical violence against Nigerian citizens? And then, what do you think about the timing of the electricity tariff increase and the removal of fuel subsidy? #HardFacts | @SEzekwesili
55:43
September 8, 2020
Increase In Electricity Tariff
Let's talk about everything you need to know about the new electricity tariff at #HardFacts with @aghoghooboh
53:46
September 7, 2020
THE BIG WEEKEND : SEPTEMBER 7, 2020
Let’s talk about the nationwide strike action embarked upon by resident doctors.  Car gifts for loyal lawmakers in Ondo State.  F.G justifies fuel subsidy removal.   It was a Big Weekend, Lagos. Let’s talk about it.  #HardFacts | @aghoghooboh
52:40
September 7, 2020
THE BIG 3 GLOBAL EDITION : SEPTEMBER 4, 2020
Let’s talk about Google launching a certification program to compete with universities. Then let’s talk about the Abraham Accord, between the UAE and Israel. And then, let’s talk about the best stories out of Africa this week. Join @SEzekwesili on #HardFacts 
54:20
September 4, 2020
Who Is More Dangerous To The Other: Domestic Staff Or Their Employers?
Let's talk about the abuse of domestic workers.  Physical abuse.  Verbal abuse.  And sexual abuse.  But you ALSO hear of domestic staff doing terrible things to their bosses. @SEzekwesili asks on #HardFacts
52:29
September 3, 2020
THE BIG 3 : SEPTEMBER 3, 2020
Let’s talk about President Buhari releasing 30,000 Tons of maize from the strategic reserves.   Then, let’s talk about UNILAG and LASU making it to the top 1000 universities worldwide.  And THEN a man in Katsina keeping his disabled son locked in a cage for YEARS. #HardFacts | @SEzekwesili
41:01
September 3, 2020
Vanishing Twin or Stolen Baby? You decide. (Part 2)
Vanishing Twin or Stolen Baby? You decide. Listen to @SEzekwesili continue the conversation with Mr and Mrs Karuna on #Hardfacts.  Catch part 1 here https://anchor.fm/theglassceiling/episodes/Vanishing-Twin-or-Stolen-Baby--You-decide--Part-1-ej293r/a-a343hsm
51:50
September 2, 2020
THE BIG 3 : SEPTEMBER 2, 2020
Let’s talk about Nigerian chickens having a food shortage. Chickens are doing 1-0-1. Then let’s talk about ASUU saying it’s not safe to reopen universities. And then, let’s talk about Femi Fani-Kayode threatening to sue the Daily Trust for N6billion. #HardFacts | @SEzekwesili 
40:30
September 2, 2020
Have You Written Your Will? (2)
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact:  100% of people will die. @sezekwesili asks: Have you written your will?  From 5 pm, let's once again talk about everything you need to know about wills in Nigeria on #HardFacts. 
52:31
September 1, 2020
THE BIG 3 : SEPTEMBER 1, 2020
Let’s talk about the changes to the Lagos State Land Use Law.  Then let’s talk about changes to the electricity tariff.   And then, let’s talk about a man who disrupted a wedding here in Lagos because he claimed the bride is his wife.  #HardFacts | @SEzekwesili
52:48
September 1, 2020
What Are The Big Takeaways From the GDP Report?
Here is today's #BigHardFacts: Nigeria's GDP decreased by 6.1% in the second quarter of 2020 according to the National Bureau of Statistics. What are the big takeaways from the GDP report? #HardFacts |  Sandra Ezekwesili
51:24
August 31, 2020
THE BIG WEEKEND : AUGUST 31, 2020
What do you think about Lagos schools reopening in September? Will the NDDC probe yield results? Are e-hailing drivers going along with the strike order? How can the Government stop truckers from moving with unlatched containers? It was a Big Weekend, Lagos. Let’s talk about it. #HardFacts | @sezekwesili 
56:56
August 31, 2020
THE BIG 3 GLOBAL EDITION : AUGUST 28, 2020
Let's talk about the helicopter that crashed into a building in Opebi, Ikeja. We already have 2 confirmed deaths.    The World Bank suspending its “Doing Business” Report because the numbers have been manipulated.  The UN says kids need to get back to school. #HardFacts | @SEzekwesili
47:15
August 28, 2020
What Causes Sibling Rivalries? (Part 2)
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact:   What Causes Sibling Rivalries?  #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
52:28
August 27, 2020
THE BIG 3 : AUGUST 27, 2020
Let's talk about the Federal Government approving ten billion naira as a palliative for transporters. Let's talk about the face-off in Lagos between truck drivers and taskforce personnel. And then, lets's talk about the price of rice skyrocketing in Kano. #HardFacts | @SEzekwesili
55:28
August 27, 2020
Why Hasn't The Alaba Fire Been Investigated One Year Later?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact:  Why Hasn't The Alaba Fire Been Investigated  One Year Later? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
48:28
August 26, 2020
THE BIG 3 : AUGUST 26, 2020
Let’s talk about Nigeria and Ghana in a diplomatic quarrel over trade.   Then let’s talk about Femi Fani-Kayode insulting a reporter for asking him how he is funding his public activities.  And then, let’s talk about Nigeria being declared Polio-free.  #HardFacts | @SEzekwesili
53:59
August 26, 2020
Have You Written Your Will? (1)
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact:  100% of people will die. @sezekwesili asks: Have you written your will?  From 5pm, let's talk about everything you need to know about wills in Nigeria on #HardFacts.
52:00
August 25, 2020
THE BIG 3 : AUGUST 25, 2020
Can states handle the costs of decentralized security?  A boat driver just got charged with manslaughter, for allegedly getting his passengers killed by capsizing his boat.  The Federal Government says universities may reopen soon. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
50:33
August 25, 2020
How Can Nigeria Solve Its Unemployment Problems?
According to the NBS, Out of 116million working-age Nigerians:  35.5million are employed full-time (30%);  22.9million are UNDERemployed (19%);  21.76million are unemployed and looking for work (18%), And 36.5million are not in the labour force at all (31%). #HardFacts | @SEzekwesili
52:00
August 24, 2020
THE BIG WEEKEND : AUGUST 24, 2020
Let’s talk about Nigeria’s economy shrinking by 6%.  Is SERAP right about CAMA?  Truck drivers are STILL killing Lagosians by not latching containers. What should happen next?  It was a Big Weekend, Lagos. Let’s talk about it.  #HardFacts | @SEzekwesili  
55:28
August 24, 2020
COVID-19: Impact On Foreign And Local Investments
COVID-19: Impact on foreign & local investments. Executive Secretary/CEO of NIPC, Yewande Sadiku joins Sandra Ezekwesili on #HardFacts.
40:42
August 21, 2020
THE BIG 3 : AUGUST 20, 2020
-Should law makers have slot during recruitment exercises? -Will the WAEC lead to an optic in COVID 19 infections? -And then, how can we ensure a peaceful elections in Edo State? 0700993993993 #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
40:56
August 20, 2020
What Causes Sibling Rivalries?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: According to a study published by Psychology today, one third of adult have a strange relationship with their siblings. What Causes Sibling Rivalries? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
45:38
August 19, 2020
THE BIG 3 : AUGUST 19, 2020
-Let’s talk about the young man who was arrested for fabricating guns for armed robbers.   -Then, arrests in the case of the three people crushed by a container that fell from a truck.   -And then, a Lagos Community appealing to the Governor, to help them stop land-grabbers. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
55:12
August 19, 2020
When Is It Acceptable To Speak ill Of The Dead?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact :   When Is It Acceptable To Speak ill Of The Dead? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
50:51
August 18, 2020
THE BIG 3 : AUGUST 18, 2020
-How Is A Socially Distant WAEC? - Why Are People So Alarmed  By Financial Oversight For Religious Bodies? -And Then, let's talk about INEC's reaction to the Bayelsa verdict?
48:55
August 18, 2020
Let's Talk about Company & Allied Matters Acts (CAMA)
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: Nigeria ranked 131st on the World Bank’s 2020 Doing Business Report, but was in the Top 10 Worldwide for most improved for Ease Of Doing Business. Will the new Companies and Allied Matters Act make it easier to do business? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
51:08
August 17, 2020
THE BIG WEEKEND : AUGUST 17, 2020
Will drivers and passengers be OK with the deal between Government and the ride-hailing platforms?  Should churches that obey the Charity Commission in the UK, disobey the CAC in Nigeria?  How should the Betting Industry be regulated?  It was a Big Weekend, Lagos. Let’s talk #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
52:27
August 17, 2020
THE BIG 3 GLOBAL EDITION : AUGUST 14, 2020
-If  Newzealand cannot stop COVID-19 What About The Rest Of Us? - Who Will Get A Properly Tested And Vaccine First? - What Is The Happiest Story  To Come Out Of Africa? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
54:45
August 14, 2020
How Will Shoprite's Sale Affect Nigerian Shopping Malls And The Retail Space?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: How Will ShopRite Sales Affect Nigerian Shopping Malls And The Retail Space? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
52:14
August 13, 2020
THE BIG 3 : AUGUST 13, 2020
Let’s talk to Tunde, who teaches chess to poor kids in Lagos.  Then let’s talk to Karo, who gives free sanitary pads to schoolgirls all over Nigeria.  And THEN let’s talk to Hamzat, who is helping all of us Follow The Money for Government projects.  Those are The Big 3. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
48:55
August 13, 2020
International Youth Day 2020
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: In November 2019, Nigerian Fintech companies ALONE received investment of $360million. How come so many young Nigerians conquer the World of Software? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
48:55
August 12, 2020
Security In The North-East: Matters Arising
See LessSecurity In The North-East: Matters Arising. SSA to Adamawa State Governor on Public Affairs, Barr. Sunday Wugira joins Sandra Ezekwesili on #HardFacts. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili  
40:45
August 12, 2020
Are Drivers On E-hailing Platforms Getting Squeezed?
Government will soon officially announce its new policy for e-hailing. Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: All ride-hailing platforms suspended passenger transport activities in Lagos when the Lockdown began, with some resuming in May. And here to talk about it is Ayoade Ibrahim, the President of the National Union of Professional App-Based Workers. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
53:55
August 11, 2020
THE BIG 3 : AUGUST 11, 2020
- Let's talk about the musician sentenced to death in kano for blasphemy. - Then let's talk about police extorting N300,000 from innocent men taking their mum to hospital. - And then, let's talk about the Chrisland rape case. The mother of the survivor has spoken out about how they were alienated. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
54:54
August 11, 2020
Let’s Talk Protest Culture In Nigeria
Here's today’s #BigHardFact: In the 2007 case “Inspector General of Police vs All Nigeria Peoples’ Party”, the Court Of Appeal ruled that citizens do not need a Police permit in order to demonstrate or protest. Have you ever protested anything? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
53:32
August 10, 2020
THE BIG WEEKEND : AUGUST 10, 2020
- Let’s talk about the reopening of worship centres. I want to know if you attended and whether the new rules were followed. - Let’s also talk about Obasanjo’s words about Late Sen Buruji Kashamu. He said he escaped justice, but couldn’t escape God. There’s been a debate about whether he was right to say so, or if he shouldn’t have spoken ill of the dead. - Then let’s talk about Femi Adesina saying that if Nigerians want to see the President’s achievements, they need to QUOTE “calm down”. - And then let’s talk about the Nigeria Medical Association elections in Enugu, that descended into violence. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
55:54
August 10, 2020
THE BIG 3 GLOBAL EDITION :AUGUST 7, 2020
- Let’s talk about the horrible explosion in Lebanon. - Then, let’s talk about some of the BIG success stories coming out of Africa this week. - And then, let’s talk about the US Government giving Tiktok 45 days to sell its American operation. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
53:39
August 7, 2020
Why Are So Many Nigerians Getting Killed In Southern Kaduna?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: Between January and July of 2020 Civic Media Lab counted press reports of 178 killings in Southern Kaduna. Why are so many Nigerians getting killed in Southern Kaduna? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
54:00
August 6, 2020
THE BIG 3 : AUGUST 6, 2020
- Let’s talk about Lagos State Employment Trust Fund restarting its “Ideas Hub” to help tech startups. - Then let’s talk about security agents cracking down on “Revolution Now” protests, while the Presidency called them “irritating”. - And THEN let’s talk about Edo Governor Obaseki removing the ROOF of the House Of Assembly. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
54:52
August 6, 2020
Do you eat Sallah Ram As A Christian, Or Christmas Chicken As A Muslim?
 Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: On Eid Al Adha, Muslims celebrate God providing a ram for Ibrahim’s sacrifice in the Qura’an. He is the same as Abraham in the Bible. Do you eat Sallah ram as a Christian, or Christmas chicken as a Muslim?
54:10
August 5, 2020
THE BIG 3 : AUGUST 5, 2020
- Let’s talk about Federal Government raising the fine on Hate Speech to N5m. - Then let’s talk about yet another container falling off a truck, and killing Lagosians. - And THEN, let’s talk about the terrible explosion in Beirut. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
52:35
August 5, 2020
Is The Pension System Taking Proper Care Of Retirees?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact, same as last time: The total value of assets managed in Nigeria’s pension funds in N10.8Trillion. Is the pension system taking proper care of retirees? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
50:00
August 4, 2020
THE BIG 3 : AUGUST 4, 2020
Let’s talk about SS3 students returning to school today. Did you send your kid? - Then let’s talk about NIPOST and FIRS battling ON TWITTER. - And THEN, let’s talk about the Borno Governor saying soldiers shot at his convoy, while the Katsina Governor saying the state only has 30 police officers for every 100 villages. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
53:39
August 4, 2020
Can SS3 Students Return To School Safely, And Will They Have Enough Time To Study For Exams?
Here's today’s #BigHardFact: WAEC’s WASSCE will hold on August 17th, NABTEB will hold from September 21st to October 15th, while NECO SSCE will hold from October 5th to November 18th. Can SS3 students return to school safely, and will they have enough time to study for exams? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
57:01
August 3, 2020
THE BIG 3 : AUGUST 3, 2020
-Let's talk about Sallah. While I was enjoying my ram, I saw lots of Christians on Twitter saying they CAN’T eat the food their Muslim friends give them on Sallah. I’m personally shocked by this and want to hear what YOU think. - Then let's talk about Senator Elisha Abbo being found not guilty of assault, after being caught on video AND apologizing. - And then, let's talk about Shoprite saying they’re thinking about selling their Nigerian business. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
55:25
August 3, 2020
THE BIG 3 GLOBAL EDITION : JULY 31, 2020
See Less- Let’s talk about Trump wanting to delay the US Presidential Election, for the first time ever. - Then, let’s talk about some of the BIG success stories coming out of Africa this week. - And then, let’s talk about China threatening to stop recognizing the UK passport, over Hong Kong. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
54:44
July 31, 2020
World Day Against Human Trafficking
World Day Against Human Trafficking. British Deputy High Commissioner, Harriet Thompson joins Sandra Ezekwesili on #HardFacts. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
53:00
July 30, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JULY 30, 2020
-Let’s talk about the Pastor who kidnapped people, took ransom, and harvested organs, to raise money for his permanent site.   -Should the opinions of a President’s nephew matter?   -A woman in Rivers State accused police of raping her, after they detained her for not wearing a mask. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
54:52
July 30, 2020
Is The Pension System Taking Proper Care Of Retirees?
Here's today's #BigHardFact   The total value of assets managed in Nigeria’s pension funds in N10.8Trillion. @sezekwesili Is The Pension System Taking Proper Care Of Retirees?
50:54
July 29, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JULY 29, 2020
- Let’s talk about the State Government making businesses pay N250,000 for each delivery bike they own. - Then let’s talk about the Eti-Osa LCDA demolishing shops at Sangotedo Market this weekend. - And then, let’s talk about the House of Reps saying our loan agreements with China allow them to seize our sovereign assets. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
54:08
July 29, 2020
Presidential Artisanal Gold Mining Development Initiative: Matters
Presidential Artisanal Gold Mining Development Initiative: Matters Arising SA To President Buhari On Digital & New Media, Tolu Ogunlesi joins Sandra Ezekwesili on #HardFacts.
54:02
July 28, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JULY 28, 2020
- Let's talk about NIPOST’s decision to increase the license fees for courier service operators. We will talk to the President of the Association of Nigerian Courier Operators about how they’ll respond to the decision. - Then let’s talk to a courier operator here in Lagos, about their business environment. - And THEN, let’s talk to a policy expert about whether an operator like NIPOST should ALSO be a regulator. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
32:21
July 28, 2020
How Will COVID-19 Affect The JAMB Admissions Process?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: JAMB has announced that First Choice and Second Choice Admissions should begin on August 21st. This leaves a few questions unanswered. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
53:30
July 27, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JULY 27, 2020
- Let's talk about an LCDA here in Lagos charging POS Agents a new weekly levy. - Then let's talk about NIPOST increasing license fees for logistics operators, and the supervising Minister saying they don’t have a right to do it. - And then, let's talk about the Third Mainland Bridge. This is the first Monday since it closed. Let’s talk about how it has affected you, and what Governor Sanwo-Olu says the state government is doing to make life easier. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
55:24
July 27, 2020
THE BIG 3 GLOBAL EDITION : JULY 24, 2020
-Let’s talk about Russia exchanging words with the US and UK over weapons in Space. - Then, let’s talk about all the World Powers trying to control more of the tech space than the others. - And then, let’s talk about the very different challenges African  nations are facing during COVID-19 or inflicting on themselves. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
52:10
July 24, 2020
Are Nigerian Soldiers At The Frontline Getting The Welfare They Deserve?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: According to the Army, it is incorporating over 4,000 new recruits. The Army is using this number as proof that things are good, and that  more and more young Nigerians are very willing to join up and serve. But  at the same time, we have soldiers ALREADY in the Army, communicating  with the public that SOME of their conditions leave room for  improvement.
52:36
July 23, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JULY 23, 2020
See Less-  Let’s talk about the FIRS saying Nigerians should pay 6% Stamp Duty on  tenancy agreements. That’s House Rent. Nigerians are NOT pleased. - Then let’s talk about Akpabio saying he NEVER said lawmakers are collecting NDDC contracts. - And THEN let’s talk about Police officers in Ibadan videoing  themselves sexually harassing a woman they found while making an arrest  of someone else. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
54:30
July 23, 2020
Interstate Travel Guidelines
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: Under social distancing guidelines, 14-seater buses travelling interstate can only take 9 passengers, while 12-seaters can only take 8. That’s just one of the guidelines, which also include mandatory mask. @SEzekwesili asks: Are people adhering?
59:59
July 22, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JULY 22, 2020
- Let’s talk about the President’s new scheme to allow citizens in gold-rich areas, to profit from gold-mining. - Then let’s talk about Magu’s claim that Aso Rock and different ministries bought cars from the EFCC on credit. - And THEN, let’s talk about lawyers getting arrested for allegedly rigging the 2018 NBA elections. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili #NigeriaInfoFM993
56:18
July 22, 2020
Should The WASSCE Exams Hold?
Here's today's #BigHardFact: The Federal Government says authorities in Ghana, Sierra Leone, Liberia, and The Gambia all agree with it that the WASSCE exams should be postponed again. Should the WASSCE Exams hold? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
44:32
July 21, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JULY 21, 2020
Let’s talk about the NDDC hearings at the Green Chamber yesterday. Pondei fainting. Akpabio implicating Reps, and the ICPC declaring one of them wanted. - Then let’s talk about exam malpractice. The Cable just published an undercover investigation into a secondary school that helps students cheat. - And THEN, let’s talk about politicians in Ekiti caught on video swearing oaths of loyalty to Ayodele Fayose. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
54:22
July 21, 2020
Would You Want Your Widowed Mother To Remarry?
According to the 2006 Census, 1% of men  and 4% of women have been widowed, while a 2018 World Bank report puts  the numbers at 1% and 9% respectively. @SEzekwesili asks: Would you want your widowed mother to remarry? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
53:57
July 20, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JULY 20, 2020
Let's talk about the Commissioner of Police in Rivers defending the blockade of Joi Nunieh’s home. - Then let's talk about SARS being accused of torturing a man in their  custody to death. Why was he arrested, he was charging his phone in a  hotel they raided. - And then, let's talk about a couple who say  Police abducted them on the highway and tried to make them falsely  confess to being armed robbers and cultists. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
55:29
July 20, 2020
THE BIG 3 GLOBAL EDITION : JULY 17, 2020
- Let’s talk about hackers impersonating verified accounts on Twitter….  and about Facebook thinking about banning political ads. We trust social  media for a lot of our information. How easily can that trust be  exploited? - Then, let’s talk about Tunisia’s Prime Minister stepping down because of corruption allegations. - And then, let’s talk about the UK’s new fast-track visa for  healthcare workers, and why the Nigerian Government is worried about it. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
55:45
July 17, 2020
What Does Life In An Isolation Centre Look Like?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 said last month that 80% of confirmed cases are being managed outside isolation centers. @SEzekwesili asks a COVID-19 survivor at 5pm today: What does life in an isolation center look like? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
38:03
July 16, 2020
THE BIG 3: JULY 16,2020
- Let’s talk about the latest from the EFCC probe. Magu is out of detention, but the President has dismissed more top Commission officials. - Then, let's talk about the Police blockading Joi Nunieh in her home, and Nyesom Wike busting her out - And THEN, let’s talk about the Lagos House of Assembly urging the Governor to do better on COVID-19, and on the LAWMA situation. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
55:50
July 16, 2020
Does The NDDC Serve The Interests Of The Niger Delta?
Here’s today’s Big Hard Fact: By the provisions of the NDDC Establishment Act, the Commission is funded with among other sources: 1. from the Federal Government, the equivalent of 15% of the monthly statutory allocations due to states from the region; 2. 3% of the total annual budget of any oil company operating in the region 3. 50% of funds due to member States from the Ecological Fund.  #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
51:39
July 15, 2020
THE BIG 3: JULY 15,2020
Let’s talk about the debate over the WASSCE exam. Then let’s talk about hundreds of soldiers wanting to retire, and the House of Reps wanting to find out why. And THEN, let’s talk about Chris Okotie saying online church services are unbiblical. #HardFacts | @SEzekwesili
53:35
July 15, 2020
What Reforms Does The EFCC Need?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: The Presidential Panel Probing the EFCC is accusing former Acting Chairman Ibrahim Magu of not accounting for 332 confiscated properties. @SEzekwesili asks: What reforms does the EFCC need?
48:15
July 14, 2020
THE BIG 3: JULY 14, 2020
Let’s talk about the NMA wanting to discipline the health commissioners in Kogi and Cross River for allegedly lying about COVID-19 not being there. COVID-19 may WORSEN our out-of-school children problem. Enugu Police saved ANOTHER child from violence at home.
56:08
July 14, 2020
How Do We Get People To Stop Using Children As Domestic Help?
Here's today's #BigHardFact: According to the International Labor Organization, at least 43% of Nigerian children are trapped in forced labor. @SEzekwesili says, "Obviously, most Nigerians believe it’s perfectly OK to have a child as a househelp. Why is that?"
55:30
July 14, 2020
THE BIG 3: JULY 13, 2020
Let's talk about the latest in the Presidential Panel probe of Ibrahim Magu. Then let's talk about Joy Nunieh, a former NDDC MD, accusing Godswill Akpabio of corruption, and Akpabio responding. She also says she SLAPPED Akpabio when he sexually harassed her.
55:38
July 14, 2020
THE BIG 3 GLOBAL EDITION : JULY 10, 2020
Let’s talk about the Zimbabwean Govt agreeing to pay compensation to white farmers whose land was seized since the year 2000. The UK rejected Huawei, and the US is THINKING about banning TikTok. Is COVID-19 exposing world leaders who deny facts in the name of Populism?
53:41
July 10, 2020
NBA PRESIDENCY: How It Affects You (Part 2)
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: The NBA Elections are scheduled for the 29th and 30th of July. WHO WILL BE THE NEXT NBA PRESIDENT? Listen to Dr. Babatunde Ajibade on #HardFacts with @SEzekwesili
51:02
July 9, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JULY 9, 2020
Let’s talk about the latest revelations in the Magu case, and the  question of whether the investigation into him is political, and whether  it matters. - Then let’s talk  about the 774,000 jobs. The Committee in charge is now saying Minister,  Senators, and Governors will ALL get slots. I wonder what you think  about that, and what you’re gonna do about it. - And THEN,  let’s talk about the suspended WAEC exam. The Education Minister says,  to stop COVID-19, he doesn’t mind if we lose the school year. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
55:58
July 9, 2020
How Has COVID-19 Affected The Price Of Food You Buy?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: According to a National Bureau of Statistics survey, 92% of households are concerned because of reduced income and the increased food costs. @SEzekwesili asks: How has COVID-19 affected the price of food you buy?
44:08
July 8, 2020
THE BIG 3: JULY 8, 2020
- Let’s talk about the latest from Ibrahim Magu’s case. - Then let’s talk about Chris Ngige, the Labour Minister, apologizing  to NASS on behalf of his junior minister, Festus Keyamo… and Keyamo  DISOWNING the apology. - And THEN, let’s talk about the Ikoku 4  appearing in court. 4 Police officers in Port Harcourt who allegedly  tortured and killed a mechanic in custody. Well, they’ve been dismissed  from the force, and now, they’re facing a murder trial. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
55:17
July 8, 2020
NBA PRESIDENCY: How It Affects You (Part 1)
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: The NBA Elections are scheduled for the 24th and 25th of July. WHO WILL BE THE NEXT NBA PRESIDENT? Listen to Olumide Akpata(SAN) on #HardFacts with @SEzekwesili.
52:23
July 7, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JULY 7, 2020
- Let’s talk about the EFCC Acting Chairman getting interrogated for corruption. - Then let’s talk about the outgoing Ondo SSG saying Governor Akeredolu didn’t REALLY win the 2016 elections. - And THEN, let’s talk about how the closure of the Third Mainland  Bridge will work. It’s going to be only PARTIAL at any given time, and  it’s gonna last for 6 months. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
51:42
July 7, 2020
How Do We End Corruption In Government Contracts And Hiring?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: Transparency International last year ranked Nigeria 146th out of 180 nations on its Corruption Perceptions Index. @SEzekwesili asks: How do we end corruption in Government contracts and hiring?
53:53
July 6, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JULY 6 , 2020
- Let's talk about the NMA in Cross River going on general strike  because they say the Government is pretending there is no COVID-19. - Then let's talk about the woman in Enugu who burned a ten-year-old with an iron, and drilled two NAILS into her skull. - And then, let's talk about the Federal Government’s decision to start repairs on the Third Mainland Bridge. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
56:52
July 6, 2020
How Do Companies Handle Employee Theft?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: According to the World Bank, total losses due to private sector corruption amount to 1.25% of Global GDP. @sezekwesili asks: How do companies handle employee theft? A business owner wanted a manager in Kaduna who was "permitted" to steal 5-10%.
52:01
July 2, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JULY 2, 2020
Let’s talk about the attack on the Federal Medical Center in Lokoja,  Kogi State. The doctors say it was gunmen, the Government says it was  angry patients, and the PDP says it was Government. - Then let’s talk about the Edo APC guber candidate having an EFCC corruption case in court! - And THEN, let’s talk about the new independent political movement  that launched yesterday, and says it wants to reform the constitution. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
54:31
July 2, 2020
What Are The Best Things About Democracy In The Fourth Republic?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: People born after May 29th 1999, will vote in the Edo and Ondo Guber elections this year, and voted in the General Elections last year. @SEzekwesili asks: What are the best things about Democracy in the Fourth Republic?
38:09
July 1, 2020
The Big 3: JULY 1, 2020
Let’s talk about Festus Keyamo clashing with lawmakers, over the proposed 774,000 jobs. Then let’s talk about SERAP suing to expose the pensions of ex-Governors and Deputy Governors. And then let’s talk about the Ondo Governor State Governor, Akeredolu, testing positive for COVID-19. And now there's a video of him in Abuja 2 weeks ago, SNEEZING.
38:09
July 1, 2020
How Can We Improve Our Court System?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: According to the 2012 Lagos State committee to review the Civil  Procedure Rules, the average judge has 20 cases on her docket a day. How can we improve our court system? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
52:37
June 30, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JUNE 30, 2020
- Let’s talk about the Presidential Task Force’s announcement yesterday. - Why are so many Nigerians ignoring the COVID-19 guidelines? - Are STATES complying with the Federal guidelines? - What should the Government be doing to raise awareness? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili  
54:59
June 30, 2020
Will The APC Caretaker Committee Restore Order?
Will the APC Caretaker Committee Restore Order? Former APC Spokesman, Chris Finebone joins Sandra Ezekwesili(@SEzekwesili) on #HardFacts.
47:47
June 29, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JUNE 29, 2020
See Less- Let's talk about LAWMA saying contractors are underpaying street sweepers. - Then let's talk about the APC’s new caretaker committee. - And then, let's talk about a rice factory that locked in HUNDREDS of workers during the lockdown. Didn’t let them go home. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili #NigeriaInfoFM993
54:20
June 29, 2020
THE BIG 3 GLOBAL EDITION : JUNE 26, 2020
- Let’s talk about someone in Ghana demolishing buildings at the  Nigerian High Commission. Ghana’s President has apologized and says the  Government is investigating. - Then, let’s talk about the global hunt for a COVID-19 vaccine or treatment. - And then, let’s talk about people in the UK throwing caution to the wind, and going to THE BEACH! #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
54:40
June 26, 2020
Nigeria's Oil Industry: The Issues
Here's today's #BigHardFact: In 2018, NNPC’s refineries generated ‎₦3.45 billion in revenue but gulped ‎₦160.13 billion in expenses. Let’s talk about how NNPC is performing, and what the future of the entire industry looks like. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesil
47:24
June 25, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JUNE 25, 2020
- Let’s talk about the latest in the APC leadership battle. Victor  Giadom called a NEC meeting today, which the President said he’d attend,  but the NWC is angry about it. - Then let’s talk about the Edo PDP gubernatorial primaries today. - And THEN, let’s talk about the Federal Government’s new guidelines for reopening schools. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
53:49
June 25, 2020
In What Ways Does Our Society Makes It Difficult To Report Rape?
Here's today's #BigHardFact  In What Ways Does Our Society Makes It Difficult To Report Rape? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
42:19
June 24, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JUNE 24, 2020
Let’s talk about the latest from the Obaseki saga in court. - Then let’s talk about Nyesom Wike saying he’s OUT of the reconciliation process in the PDP over Obaseki. - And THEN, let’s talk about the Ondo Governor sacking the Deputy Governor’s aides. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
54:14
June 24, 2020
How Can The APC Resolve Its Leadership Crisis?
How Can The APC Resolve Its Leadership Crisis? A High Court in Rivers State has barred Victor Giadom from claiming hold any position in the APC. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
46:25
June 23, 2020
THE BIG 3: JUNE 23,2020
- Let’s talk about the street sweeper who says he’s been SUSPENDED for making a video about unpaid salaries. - Then let’s talk about the PDP in Ekiti telling the state Government to refund millions of Naira to job applicants. - And THEN, let’s talk about the latest from the Edo State Guber primaries.. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
52:13
June 23, 2020
Which Party Is More Prepared For The Edo State Guber Election?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: Which party is more prepared for the Edo State Guber Election? Osagie Ize-Iyamu, one of the aspirants in today’s APC gubernatorial primaries, was the PDP flag bearer 4 years ago. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
48:09
June 22, 2020
THE BIG 3: JUNE 22,2020
Let’s talk about the Edo State APC Guber primaries.   Then let’s talk about the latest in COVID-19 news from around Nigeria.  - And THEN, let’s talk about isolation center doctors in Lagos, threatening a strike, over PPEs. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili  
54:48
June 22, 2020
THE BIG 3: GLOBAL EDITION - JUNE 19,2020
 - Let’s talk about Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala saying she will be an impartial judge between China and the USA. - Then, let’s talk about the growing number of conflicts worldwide. I mean nation against nation. We have the situation in the Korean Peninsula getting tenser. We also have India and China actually FIGHTING on the border. Let’s talk about this trend. - And then, let’s talk about the state of the fight against COVID-19. New Zealand just got 2 new cases, after opening up. South Africa too. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili  
46:47
June 19, 2020
How did COVID-19 affect our Food Security?
Here’s today’s Big Hard Fact: The Global Network Against Food Crises says Northern Nigeria has the 9th worst food crisis on Earth, with 5million people in crisis. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
51:07
June 18, 2020
THE BIG 3: JUNE 18, 2020
- Let’s talk about all the political intrigues in Edo State, the APC, and PDP. The Obaseki Affair. - Then let’s talk about protests here in Lagos, over flooding on bad roads. - And THEN, let’s talk about the Federal Government’s plan to let private companies reconstruct 10 major highways, and charge tolls to motorists.
52:44
June 18, 2020
Is The Military Playing It's Part In Today's Democracy?
Here’s today’s Big Hard Fact: Is The Military Playing It's Part In Today's Democracy? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
54:38
June 17, 2020
THE BIG 3: JUNE 17, 2020
See LessLet's talk about the US government charging 6 Nigerians with fraud. Is fraud a national problem? - Then let's talk about the Health Minister threatening to sack all  resident doctors on strike. Should the Federal Government be threatening  striking doctors? - And then, let's talk about Lagos worship  centers NOT opening this weekend anymore. Is Lagos State Government  correct to keep worship centers closed? Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
55:37
June 17, 2020
Will The Siemens Deal Light Up Nigeria?
Here’s today’s Big Hard Fact: Will The Siemens Deal Light Up Nigeria? The Nigeria Electricity Roadmap is supposed to increase our operational  capacity in 3 phases: first to 7,000 Megawatts, then to 11,000  Megawatts, and finally to 25,000 Megawatts.
50:22
June 16, 2020
THE BIG 3: JUNE 16, 2020
- Let’s talk about some street sweepers appealing online for their salaries. We also have an official statement from LAWMA. How can Government make sure contractors pay their staff? - Then let’s talk about the current spread of COVID-19. NCDC says there  are many people with COVID that haven’t been tested yet, PLUS we’re  seeing LOTS of people who can no longer taste or smell. Those are  symptoms. Do you know anyone who has lost their sense of taste or smell?
55:40
June 16, 2020
How To Spot Online Scams
How To Spot Online Scams #HardFacts | @SEzekwesili
51:34
June 15, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JUNE 15, 2020
- What next for Godwin Obaseki? - What’s going on in Aso Rock? Let’s talk about ARRESTS IN ASO ROCK,  after a clash between security forces and the staff of the President’s  wife. - And THEN, let’s talk about the FCT Authorities closing  down Jabi Lake Mall because of a Naira Marley concert. It was supposed  to be a drive-in concert, for social distancing, but when the gbedu  entered bodi, people left their cars, and started dancing together. Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
54:02
June 15, 2020
THE BIG 3 GLOBAL EDITION : JUNE 12, 2020
- Let’s talk about the death of the President of Burundi. Then, let’s talk about the US Government’s response to the Black Lives  Matter protests. A top General just apologized to America for walking  with President Trump to a photo op, after protesters were teargassed. And then, let’s talk about election problems in the US State of  Georgia. They held primaries this week, and they had lots of disruptions  and long queues.
50:12
June 12, 2020
Can Nigeria Afford A Resident Doctors’ Strike?
Here’s today’s Big Hard Fact: The grievances of the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) include: - non-provision of personal protective equipment (PPEs). - outstanding payments on hazard allowance. - arbitrary disengagement of 23 doctors at the University of Jos Teaching Hospital. - non-provision of life insurance reduction of doctors’ salaries by the Kaduna State Government. #HardFacts | @SEzekwesili
52:53
June 11, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JUNE 11, 2020
-  Let’s talk about the Bauchi Governor saying their new COVID-19 cases  are coming from Cross River, but Cross River STILL INSISTS, it has no  cases. - Then let’s talk about  people in Ondo State, who got SO upset about a bad road, they decided to  COMMISSION it, as a way of mocking the Government? - And THEN,  let’s talk about how the COVID-19 crisis is affecting OTHER healthcare  matters. Cancer patients are having trouble getting treatment these  days, for example. Let’s talk about how easy or difficult it has been  getting healthcare during the Lockdown. Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)  
53:15
June 11, 2020
Will You Attend Worship Centres When They Re-Open?
 Here’s today’s Big Hard Fact:   Will You Attend Worship Centres When They Re-Open? #HardFacts | @SEzekwesili
49:00
June 10, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JUNE 10, 2020
- Let’s talk about Katsina residents rioting over insecurity. Why are bandits so hard for our police and army to contain? - Then let’s talk about the National Assembly refusing to pass the new  Budget, because they say the Presidency FORGOT to add money for  healthcare. How could the Federal Executive forget to add the COVID-19  health relief package to the budget? - And THEN, let’s talk  about the quarrel in the Edo State APC, and the controversy over a  certificate. Do Nigerian political squabbles go too far? Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
54:12
June 10, 2020
What Would YOU Want Removed From The Budget?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: Debt servicing and salary payments in the 2020 budget amount to 80% of the total 2019 budget. What would YOU want removed from the Budget? #HardFacts | @SEzekwesili
50:34
June 9, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JUNE 9, 2020
-  Let’s talk about the Deputy Speaker of the House Of Reps saying going  to prison is a badge of honour for politicians. Is going to prison a  “badge of honour” for politicians? - Then let’s talk about the President suspending Executive Order 10,  and deciding to COOPERATE with the state governments on financial  autonomy. Why did the Presidency not consult on the legality of  Executive Order 10? - And THEN, let’s talk about the new National Sex Offenders Register. How should the National Sex Offender Registry be used? Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)  
57:43
June 9, 2020
Has Your Company Registered To Open?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: The Lagos State Government’s “Register To Open” initiative has begun. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
51:46
June 8, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JUNE 8, 2020
-  Let’s talk about someone defrauding Nigerians on Facebook, by  pretending to be selling Ponmo. Have you ever been scammed online? - Can Nigeria end its hunger crisis WITHOUT ending insecurity? - Why are Nigerian doctors fighting COVID-19 under poor conditions? Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
54:10
June 8, 2020
THE BIG 3 GLOBAL EDITION : JUNE 5, 2020
See Less-  Let’s talk about the “Black Lives Matter” protests that have swept  America, and are now going all over the World. Why has America failed to  solve its race problem? -  Then, let’s talk about the latest in the global fight against COVID-19.  Globally, which strategies have handled COVID-19 best? - And  then, let’s talk about Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala getting nominated for  Director-General of the World Trade Organization. Which Nigerian -  living or dead - has achieved the most internationally?
52:47
June 5, 2020
How Do We Safely Reopen Our Society During The Pandemic?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: The Federal Government has announced that domestic flights might resume by June 21st.   How do we reopen society SAFELY, during the pandemic? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
54:31
June 4, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JUNE 4, 2020
- Is N225,000 enough to resettle a displaced family? - Should the Katsina State Government have trusted bandits to uphold a peace treaty? - Why do we have so many cases of police killing innocent Nigerians? Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
55:46
June 4, 2020
How Has Governor Babajide Sanwo Olu Performed In His First Year?
Here's  today's #BigHardFacts :How Has Governor Babajide Sanwo Olu Performed  In His First Year?
52:33
June 3, 2020
THE BIG 3: JUNE 3, 2020
See Less-  Is the Lagos State Government right to keep worship centers closed?  Let’s talk about the Lagos State Government saying worship centers will  remain closed for now. Remember the FG said they can reopen, but only IF  the state Governments agree. -  Should National Assembly Complex Renovation still be in the revised  budget? Let’s talk about the President’s new budget proposal, that cuts  healthcare spending by N19billion, while keeping N27billion for  renovating the National Assembly Complex. - And THEN, let’s  talk about Justice For Barakat. Yet ANOTHER young woman, ANOTHER  student, has been raped and murdered this month. Why do men keep raping  women? Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)  
55:31
June 3, 2020
Can Lagos BRT Survive Social Distancing?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: Due to social distancing, BRTs were required to carry 20 passengers per  trip, instead of 70, but last week, the Government relaxed the limit to  42. @sezekwesili asks Fola Tinubu, the MD, of Primero Transport, Can BRT survive social distancing?
51:52
June 2, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JUNE 2, 2020
See Less- Which scares you more: the economy or the virus? - Do you agree that the Buhari Administration has overperformed on job creation? - What did Majek Fashek mean to you? Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)  
56:25
June 2, 2020
Ensuring Financial Autonomy For State Legislatures & Judiciaries
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: The Nigerian Constitution requires that all 3 branches of Government be financially independent of each other. How do we ensure Financial Autonomy for State Legislatures and Judiciaries? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
55:22
June 1, 2020
THE BIG 3 : JUNE 1, 2020
See Less- Which sectors of the economy should be reopening right now? - Then let’s talk about “Justice For Uwa”. A young woman, a university  student, reading in her church in Benin, was raped and murdered. - Let’s also talk about the war of words between the Ogun State  Government and the Association of Resident Doctors, over unpaid hazard  allowance and salaries. Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
55:56
June 1, 2020
THE BIG 3 GLOBAL EDITION : MAY 29, 2020
- Why is the US Government asking the AfDB not to follow its own due process? - Should Dominic Cummings resign? - If China reabsorbs Hong Kong or annexes Taiwan, will anyone stop them? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
53:13
May 29, 2020
Were You, Or Anyone You Know, Bullied In Secondary School?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: According to a 2018 study published in the International Journal of Adolescent Medical Health, 82.2% of Port Harcourt secondary school students reported being bullied, while 64.9% reported being bullies themselves. Were you, or anyone you know, bullied in secondary school? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
51:11
May 28, 2020
THE BIG 3 : MAY 28, 2020
-Let’s talk about the Federal Government saying it’s worried that the number of COVID-19 cases will soon exceed our capacity to handle. - Then let’s talk about what the Federal Government is saying about reopening schools. - And THEN, let’s talk about the Edo State APC Primaries. The candidates can’t agree on which type of primary is safer during COVID-19: Direct or Indirect? What do YOU think? Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
54:19
May 28, 2020
The Pressure On Young People To Take Care Of Their Parents
The Pressure On Young People To Take Care Of Their Parents #HardFacts with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
48:42
May 27, 2020
THE BIG 3 : MAY 27, 2020
- Let’s talk about how our healthcare system is handling COVID-19. We have patients in Gombe complaining about poor treatment. Are our hospitals and isolation centers handling the COVID-19 crisis effectively? - Then let’s talk about what churches and mosques need to do to reopen safely. CAN and NSCIA are meeting to come up with guidelines. Let’s talk about what YOU think those guidelines should be. - Let’s also talk about the NDDC. The Acting MD says the National Assembly padded the NDDC budget last year and added fake projects the Commission didn’t ask for. How can “ghost projects” in budgets be detected and prevented? Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
53:34
May 27, 2020
How Are Different States In Nigeria Handling COVID-19?
Here's today's #BigHardFact Every State in Nigeria, plus the FCT, have confirmed COVID-19 cases, except for Cross Rivers and Kogi. Which State is handling COVID-19 the best? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
53:34
May 26, 2020
THE BIG 3 : MAY 26, 2020
- Let’s talk about Nigerians defying the Sultan of Sokoto and other Muslim leaders, and going to the mosque for Eid. Should mosques have opened to mark the end of Ramadan? - Then let’s talk about the young lady who faked her death, to avoid financial pressure from her parents. Are young people under unfair pressure to provide for parents and loved ones? - And THEN, let’s talk about the war of words between the NIDCOM MD, and the Minister for Communications. Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
55:29
May 26, 2020
Is Politics Just Another Job?
Here's today's #BigHardFacts :    Is Politics Just Another Job? #HardFacts with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
50:05
May 25, 2020
THE BIG 3 GLOBAL EDITION : MAY 22, 2020
Can your company migrate to permanent Work From Home? - Who gains or loses from Trump pulling America out of the Global System? - Will China reabsorb Hong Kong and Taiwan? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
50:51
May 22, 2020
How Is The Lockdown Affecting The Transportation Business?
Here's today's #BigHardFact Under the Lockdown rules in Lagos, all buses must limit themselves to 60% of their passenger capacity. How is the Lockdown affecting the transportation business?
48:49
May 21, 2020
THE BIG 3 : MAY 21, 2020
- Let’s talk about the doctors in Lagos calling off their strike. Are doctors in Lagos being treated properly? - Then let’s talk about the woman who drowned her 21-month-old daughter. There’s an update. Medical experts are calling for her to get psychiatric testing, before prosecution. How often do new mothers get depressed? - And THEN, let’s talk about pastors in Abuja holding services against the lockdown rules, and HIDING when Police came to arrest them. Is a N5,000 fine for holding services during the lockdown enough? Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
52:06
May 21, 2020
How Are COVID-19 And The Lockdown Affecting Education?
Here's today's #BigHardFacts : How Are COVID-19 And The Lockdown Affecting Education? #HardFacts @SEzekwesili
49:17
May 20, 2020
THE BIG 3 : MAY 19, 2020
- What should happen when pastors misinform the public on health issues? - Are State Governments handling COVID-19 properly? - What needs to be done before the country can reopen fully. Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
50:13
May 19, 2020
Does It Matter Who The President’s Chief Of Staff Is?
Here's today's #BigHardFact: According to the official State House website, the Chief of Staff’s role is to oversee the Office of the President, manage the President’s schedule and correspondence, and any other duties that may be assigned by the President. Does it MATTER who the President’s Chief Of Staff is? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
50:51
May 18, 2020
THE BIG 3 : MAY 18, 2020
- Let’s talk about Lagos State’s Government’s plan to open businesses  gradually. Can your business comply with the Lagos rules for reopening? - Then let’s talk about the State NURTW Chairman’s comments about the  Okada ban, and social distancing at bus parks: Is the Lagos State NURTW  Chapter for all transport workers, or for Lagos indigenes only? - Amaechi entered politics to avoid unemployment. Is he the exception, or the norm? Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
51:34
May 18, 2020
THE BIG 3 : GLOBAL EDITION MAY 15, 2020
- Let’s talk about the W.H.O saying COVID-19 will be with us for a long time. What does that mean for life as we know it? - Then Let’s talk about Burundi expelling W.H.O. officials from the country, and putting election observers in quarantine. - And then, let’s talk about some countries opening back up. They’re  relaxing lockdown. Is this premature, or is there a way to do it  responsibly?
01:55
May 15, 2020
How Can Companies Stay Afloat?
Let’s talk about the effect of COVID-19 and the Lockdown on businesses. How can companies stay afloat? #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili).
50:50
May 14, 2020
THE BIG 3 : MAY 14, 2020
- Is this the right time for the Lagos State Government to restrict logistics companies and dispatch riders? - Then let’s talk about a 22-year-old woman who drowned her 21-month-old daughter. - How did the Army MISTAKENLY kill an innocent civilian? Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
55:12
May 14, 2020
How Are Our Water Supply Problems Affecting The Fight Against COVID-19?
Here's today's #BigHardFacts : How Are Our Water Supply Problems Affecting The Fight Against COVID-19? #HardFacts with @SEzekwesili
52:12
May 13, 2020
THE BIG 3 : MAY 13, 2020
- Why are Nigerians reusing masks from dumpsites, and what can be done to stop it? - Why are Lagos bus drivers lending passengers used masks, and what can be done to stop it? - Under what circumstances would you be willing to lend the Government your property to use as an isolation center? Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
53:09
May 13, 2020
Blasphemy & Lèse-Majesté Laws
Blasphemy & Lèse-majesté Laws A man is under arrest in Kano, for allegedly insulting the Prophet Muhammad. Two other men have been arrested and convicted, for insulting President Buhari. Let’s talk about whether such laws make sense, or if they are violations of our Right to Free Speech. #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili).
51:36
May 12, 2020
THE BIG 3 : MAY 12, 2020
- Should Abuja medical workers go on strike, since they’ve still not gotten PPEs? - Is President Buhari’s decision to import COVID-Organics from Madagascar the right one? - Has anyone else made a donation as IMPACTFUL as the Catholic Church’s 425 hospitals? Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
46:34
May 12, 2020
Will The Infectious Diseases Bill Make for Good Law?
Will The Infectious Diseases Bill Make for Good Law? According to the International Center for Investigative Reporting (ICIR) and NewsWire, the proposed Infectious Diseases Bill is 90% identical to Singapore’s Infectious Disease Act of 1977. #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
50:34
May 11, 2020
THE BIG 3 : MAY 11, 2020
- Can Lagos handle 100,000 COVID-19 cases or more by July? - Should Governor Wike have ordered the demolition of hotels for violating Lockdown? - What is happening in Jigawa? Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
54:56
May 11, 2020
THE BIG 3 GLOBAL EDITION : MAY 8, 2020
-If COVID-19 is killing more black people abroad, should black people in Nigeria be worried? - Are the UK’s conditions for lifting their Lockdown reasonable, and should we adopt them here? - Did any of your relatives fight in World War 2, and why doesn’t Nigeria get more credit for its role The Global Big Three ON #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
53:28
May 8, 2020
Will The Federal Government Use The IMF Loan Responsibly?
The International Monetary Fund has given Nigeria a $3.4billion emergency loan, under its Rapid Financing Instrument program. Will the Federal Government use the IMF Loan responsibly? #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
52:23
May 7, 2020
THE BIG 3 : MAY 7, 2020
- Should the Federal School Feeding Program continue as a Home Feeding Program? - Is the reopening of markets a justification for reopening worship centers? - Is the Federal Government doing enough to restrict interstate travel? Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
53:16
May 7, 2020
Is The Relaxed Lockdown Working?
Here's today's #BigHardFacts: Is The Relaxed Lockdown Working? #HardFacts | @SEzekwesili
45:55
May 6, 2020
THE BIG 3 : MAY 6, 2020
- How can we protect our doctors in Kano and elsewhere? - Do you trust Government with the returned “Abacha Loot”? - With testing materials running out, is a relaxed Lockdown wise? Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
50:32
May 6, 2020
Which Government Agency Should Be Scrapped?
Dr. Joe Abah joins Sandra on The Big Hard Fact to help answer the question, which Government Agency should be scrapped? #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
54:00
May 5, 2020
THE BIG 3 : MAY 5, 2020
How did Day 2 of the relaxed Lockdown go? - What are your thoughts on the Femi Adesina interview? - Are the police and army capable of enforcing the ban on interstate travel? Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
53:15
May 5, 2020
How Are Things Now That The Lockdown Has Been Eased?
Let’s talk about YOUR first day back to work. How are things now that the lockdown has been eased? Were you part of #MaskUpLagos? We made @SEzekwesili wear hers while giving you Hard Facts on her first day back in the studio. Do you think you'll beat the 8pm curfew? 0700993993993 #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
52:15
May 4, 2020
THE BIG 3 : MAY 4, 2020
Did you go back to work today? - What do you think of Kano’s handling of COVID-19? - How do companies keep staff employed, if they can’t afford to pay them? Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
47:44
May 4, 2020
How Are Your Domestic Staff Handling The Lockdown?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact:  How Are Your Domestic Staff Handling The Lockdown? 0700993993993 #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
44:12
April 30, 2020
THE BIG 3 : APRIL 30, 2020
-Let's talk about Governor Sanwo olu's guidelines for easing the lockdown nextweek. - Then let's talk about the infectious disease bill that Femi Gbajabiamila presented to the House of Reps; people alleging that it was copied word for word with Singapore from the seventies. - And then let's talk about the US government promising Nigeria two hundred ventilators. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
47:35
April 30, 2020
How Are State Governments Handling Covid- 19?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact:  How Are State Governments Handling Covid- 19?   #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
50:20
April 29, 2020
THE BIG 3 : APRIL 29, 2020
-Let's talk about Senator Folarin saying that President Buhari decision to lift the lockdown is not logical. - Then let's talk about the Kogi state government saying  the do not need to send test samples to NCDC because they have an APP. -Nigerians stranded in other countries: foreign minister says federal government cannot bring them home, because hotels are not willing to become isolation centers. 0700993993993 #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
50:22
April 29, 2020
What Is Going On In Kano?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: Reports of rising death in Kano, the state governor keeps insisting it is not COVID 19, but that raises another question... What Is Going On In Kano? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
48:45
April 28, 2020
THE BIG 3 : APRIL 28, 2020
-Let's talk abut president Buhari's speech;he said  the lockdown will be eased from Monday, what does that mean for you? - Then Let's talk about the Kaduna state government claim that people are sneaking into the state from Kano. - And then, let's talk about the Lagos state government waiting to de congest mortuaries in two weeks 0700993993993 #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
49:35
April 28, 2020
Is Government Using The Lockdown Period Effectively?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: Is Government Using The Lockdown Period Effectively? #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
51:22
April 27, 2020
THE BIG 3 : APRIL 27, 2020
-Let's talk about NCDC asking the public to help it source for testing materials. - Then let's talk about what different states are doing right now to fight Covid-19. - And then let's talk about the FIRS saying that it needs companies to pay tax early during the lockdown. #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
49:51
April 27, 2020
THE BIG 3 GLOBAL EDITION : APRIL 24, 2020
-Let's talk about ECOWAS head of states choosing president Buhari to co-ordinate Covid 19 fight in West Africa. - And then, let's talk about Government officials in different countries getting in trouble for violating lockdown rules. - And then, let's talk about the crash in oil prices due to the corona virus and the lockdown worldwide. #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
48:33
April 24, 2020
How Is The Lockdown Affecting Your Business?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: This question is for all of you who own businesses; How Is The Lockdown Affecting  Your Business? #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
50:33
April 23, 2020
THE BIG 3 : APRIL 23, 2020
-Let's talk about the Lagos state Government demolishing  houses yesterday, but stopping because of the negative effect on social distancing. - Then let's talk about the State Government saying that schools should resume online but not call it a third term. - And then let's talk about the new diagnostics lab in Kano getting contaminated and having to shut down.  #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
48:47
April 23, 2020
Are You Able To Work From Home?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact:   Are You Able To Work From Home? 0700993993993 #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
51:34
April 22, 2020
THE BIG 3 : APRIL 22, 2020
-Let's talk about Northern Governors agreeing to end the almajiri system. - Then let's talk about Lagos increasing hazard allowance for health workers. - And then let's talk about the growing numbers of mysterious deaths in Kano. 0700993993993 #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
48:33
April 22, 2020
Is There A Way To Keep More People Working During The Lockdown?
Is There A Way To Keep More People Working During The Lockdown? 0700993993993 #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
51:20
April 21, 2020
THE BIG 3 : APRIL 21, 2020
- Let's talk about Boss Mustapha apologising for Abba Kyari's funeral; so many Government officials violated social distancing -Then let's talk about some private hospitals in Lagos closing down because their staff were exposed to COVID-19. - And then, let's talk about people in parts of Lagos taking up arms to resist the one million boys gang. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
49:36
April 21, 2020
Are Our Security Agencies Too Violent In Enforcing The Lockdown?
Are Our Security Agencies Too Violent In Enforcing The Lockdown? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
50:30
April 20, 2020
THE BIG 3 : APRIL 20, 2020
-Let's about new confirmed cases here in Lagos state; Local Government by local government. - Then let's talk about the death and burial of Abba Kyari; lots of talk about that especially with government officials there and no social distancing. - And then, let's talk about the new found kitchen the Lagos State Government in setting up; is there one in your area yet? Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
47:39
April 20, 2020
THE BIG 3 GLOBAL EDITION :APRIL 17, 2020
-Let's talk about Donald Trump withholding funds for the World Health Organization in the middle of a pandemic, and how it affects you. - Let's talk about the African Union putting pressure on China over the treatment of Africans during the pandemic. - And then let's talk about the campaign for the African Union to get African debts forgiven.   #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
49:29
April 17, 2020
Is The Federal Government Handling Conditional Cash Transfers Transparently?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact:   Is The Federal Government Handling Conditional Cash Transfers Transparently? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
52:45
April 16, 2020
THE BIG 3 : APRIL 16, 2020
- Why isn't Lagos included in the National Cash Transfer? - Should people with more than five thousand Naira in their account be excluded from Government's aid? - And then, who should control disbursement of palliatives; States, Federal Government or somebody else? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
49:51
April 16, 2020
How Safe Is Your Neighborhood During This Lockdown?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact:   How Safe Is Your Neighborhood During This Lockdown? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
52:06
April 15, 2020
THE BIG 3 : APRIL 15, 2020
-Let's talk about Lagos state Government house to house search for people with COVID-19 symptoms. - Then, let's talk about Governor Sanwo Olu saying Government will feed one thousand youths daily. - And then, let's talk about the European Union giving the Federal Government twenty one billion naira to help feed the poor. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
51:40
April 15, 2020
How Will Government Cash Crunch Affect You And The War On COVID-19?
How Will Government Cash Crunch Affect You And The War On COVID-19? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
52:14
April 14, 2020
THE BIG 3 : APRIL 14, 2020
-Let's talk about the President's speech and your preparedness for the extra two weeks of lockdown. - Then, the security situation in Lagos State in the lockdown. - And then, testing; we are not using our labs at full capacity, nut the presidential task force says this is fine. Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
51:30
April 14, 2020
THE BIG 3 : APRIL 13, 2020
- Let's talk about security situation in Lagos and Ogun state during the lockdown. - Let's talk about the Health minister telling the House of Reps that he doesn't know if doctors and nurses are getting hazards for facing COVID-19. -And then, let's talk about pastors and church members getting arrested for violating lockdown on Easter Sunday. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
50:13
April 13, 2020
THE BIG 3 GLOBAL EDITION : APRIL 10, 2020
-Let's talk about the Pope conducting  Easter services alone : Should Nigerian pastors do the same? - Then let's talk about Nigerians in diaspora in the age of COVID-19. -And then, let's talk about how foreign Governments are handling the pandemic itself. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
47:48
April 10, 2020
Are Your Children Staying On Top Of Their School Work?
Here's today's #BigHardFact :  Are Your Children Staying On Top Of Their School Work? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
47:12
April 9, 2020
THE BIG 3 : APRIL 9, 2020
-Let's talk Lagos State Government impounding 600 cars so far for violating the "NO MOVEMENT" order. - Then let's talk about sharing of food supplies to Lagosians; what people are receiving is smaller than what the Government says it is sharing. -And then let's talk about Katsina, Ondo and Imo State lifting their ban on worship services : Is this smart in the midst of COVID-19? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
50:40
April 9, 2020
Why Is The Fake News That 5-G Causes COVID-19 Spreading?
Here's today's #BigHardFact   : Why Is The Fake News That 5-G Causes COVID-19 Spreading #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
50:25
April 8, 2020
THE BIG 3 : APRIL 8, 2020
-Let's talk about police shooting and killing four people in Kaduna, while enforcing the lockdown. - Let's talk about doctors and nurses at  LUTH in self isolation because they treated a COVID-19 patient. - And then, let's talk about Lawan and Gbagabiamila saying the Executive isn't being accountable with SIP money. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
47:16
April 8, 2020
How Is The Lockdown Affecting Food Prices?
Here's today's #BigHardFact the CBN says Nigerians spend 75% of their income on food. @sezekwesili How Is The Lockdown Affecting Food Prices?
51:12
April 7, 2020
THE BIG 3 : APRIL 7, 2020
-Let's talk  about Babatunde Gbadamosi's arrest for attending Funke Akindele's birthday party. - Then let's talk about people in Lagos and other states who are ignoring the rules right now. -And then, let's talk about Federal Government ending fuel subsidy and also using the stabilization fund to pay Federal allocations to state. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
49:20
April 7, 2020
THE BIG 3 : APRIL 6,2020
-Let's talk about Funke Akindele getting arrested for throwing a party in Lagos during the lockdown. -Then let's talk about the Nigerian Medical Association saying Government's plan bringing in Chinese doctors to help fight COVID-19 is an insult to them. -And then let's talk about the Chadian Army giving BokoHaram a flogging this weekend. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
50:14
April 6, 2020
How Do We Track The Money Being Raised by COVID-19
Here’s today’s Big Hard Fact: How Do We Track The Money Being Raised by COVID-19 #HardFacts | @SEzekwesili
50:43
April 6, 2020
How Do We Track The Money Being Raised To Fight COVID-19?
Here's today's #BigHardFact  :How Do We Track The Money Being Raised To Fight COVID-19? #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
50:52
April 6, 2020
THE BIG 3 GLOBAL EDITION : APRIL 3, 2020
-Let's talk about the global hunt for ventilators; Nigeria government on twitter, in trouble for asking for ventilators. - Indian Prime Minister apologizing to his people for needing a lockdown - Bill Gates saying every states in the United States should have the same lockdown policy. #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili
50:16
April 3, 2020
Are Our Elderly Loved Ones Safe From COVID-19
Here's today's #BigHardFacts : Are Our Elderly Loved Ones Safe From COVID-19 #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
52:25
April 1, 2020
THE BIG 3 : APRIL 1, 2020
- Army redeploys General who spoke about the war on BokoHaram - Government's relief effort for COVID-19 : Cash to 11million Nigerians -Government's plan to increase COVID-19 testing Join the BIG THREE stories for today on #HARDFACTS with Sandra Ezekwesili (@SEzekwesili)
50:28
April 1, 2020
THE BIG 3 : MARCH 11, 2020
Suspension of some principal officers in the Lagos State House of Assembly Expect 240 days of rain this year The partial shutdown of Eko bridge
51:20
March 11, 2020
Should Family Members Be Required To Donate Blood For Hospitalized Patients?
Here's your big #HardFacts:  Should Family Members Be Required To Donate Blood For Hospitalized Patients?
55:27
March 10, 2020
THE BIG 3 : MARCH 10, 2020
Nigeria still has two confirmed cases of coronavirus. The federal government will slash the budget as oil prices continue to crash Footballer in the Nigerian Premier League drops dead. 
51:37
March 10, 2020
Protection From The internet Falsehood and Manipulation Bill
Here's today's big #HardFacts : Protection From The internet Falsehood and Manipulation Bill
52:21
March 9, 2020
THE BIG 3 : MARCH 9, 2020
Emir of Kano has been dethroned. Nigeria's second case of coronavirus. ASUU has given the federal government two weeks to resolve all lingering issues or they go on a major strike. #HardFacts with @aghoghooboh
42:56
March 9, 2020
Lagos State Government To Register And Inspect All Block Molders In The State
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact: Lagos State Government plans to register and inspect all block moulders in the state. These and more in this episode of the #HardFacts with @SEzekwesili 
56:42
March 5, 2020
THE BIG 3 : MARCH 5, 2020
Daily COVID-19 update. Lagos State Government increase LASTMA revenue target. A teacher is arrested for brutalizing a student. #BigHardFact @SEzekwesili
44:00
March 5, 2020
Economic Impact Of Coronavirus
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact:  What are the economic impact of coronavirus on businesses in Nigeria?  #HardFacts | @SEzekwesili
56:12
March 4, 2020
THE BIG 3 : MARCH 4, 2020
-How do we convince people who flew with the coronavirus index case to come forward? -Why do so many Nigerians have no problems battering children? -Is Nassarawa right to keep okada till there is an alternative?   #HardFacts | Sandra Ezekwesili 
33:43
March 4, 2020
Why Is The Coronavirus Spreading Globally In This Way?
Here’s today’s #BigHardFact:  Why is the coronavirus spreading globally in this way?  What is different about it?  #HardFacts | @SEzekwesili 
52:22
March 2, 2020
THE BIG 3 : MARCH 2, 2020
- The Catholic Bishops Conference organises a protest march over government handling of security. - Lagos State government allegedly plans a 10 percent levy on E-hailing drivers. - SSS claims the presidency ordered them to arrest the man who received Buhari's daughter's old sim.  #HardFacts | @SEzekwesili
40:08
March 2, 2020