SEVERE illnesses like cancer and sexually transmitted diseases demand expensive medical attention. In some, like Aids, this does not have cure; expectedly there will be those infected who will feel hopeless. The restrictive cost of cure also drives people to scramble for whatever cheaper method promises cure, including faith healing.
IN THE recent years, media has been infamously known for its aggression on its coverage on news stories and information dissemination. The media has been labeled as the "bad guy", which is in contrast to its supposedly moral duties of being a deliverer of truth and an initiator of public opinion.