WE NEVER SAW THESE COMING!

What was that? I made a u- turn and made another in quick succession, getting on my previous lane. And there he was, jogging slowly, blood gushing from the centre of his head down his trunk to the tarred Lekki – Ajah expressway. My default response of nausea at such sight of much blood vanished….

Tips for combating competition

                                                         I kissed my mentor goodbye the day he gave me the advice “if you cant beat them, join them”. I believe, “where there’s a will, there’s a way”. Agreeing but not conceding that a vivid gape at competitors in the contemporary market place could not only be discouraging to the new bud but even greatly demoralizing. I…

The Shame of Affluence

                                           Having looked at me through the window of her Land Rover 4 jeep, she strode out in her Louis Vuitton suit and amazing gold jewelry and uttered amidst other things, “…and why are we bothered about this minimum wage issue? There is no one in Nigeria that lives on less than 20, 000 naira…

Inner vision

                                                      Like The ocean waves sailing towards the bed, first in soft spasms and then erupting in strong torrential currents, both without any visible paddle, captain or saddle. So are you directed by unseen hands of the All knowing and All Sufficient one. What comfort! Your thoughts are valid and rightly so, but all you…

Personal Development

                                                    Glenda Cloud, an average American citizen once said, ‘change is inevitable, growth is intentional’. Tha value and worth placed on an individual is oftentime proportional to and a reflection of the value placed on himself by the individual. Across the dynamic social, political, educational and relational spheres of life, it has been proven personal…

Who is He?

There are 3 categories of love that should never be undermined on our upward&forward motion to excellence.They are; Love for the father,Love for your fellows and Love for your feelings. The father;who is he? He is the Ambassador of the Almighty The Backbone of the Brave The Captain of the Conquerors The Defence of the…

House of Dabira

House of Dabira is a fashion line owned by Inioluwa Ajayi. Ini hails from Irepo Local Government in Oyo State. The young fashion designer and entrepreneur is a 300L Law student in University of Ibadan, Ibadan.                                                         Amiable, adorable and beautiful as she is, Inioluwa has carved her niche as a strong woman of many…

Travyon Martin

                                                 I am shot and killed in a residential neighborhood. My cell phone is on me and my friend is on the phone, and I am found to have been carrying only a bag of candy and a drink. 911 calls from neighbors record my screams for help, in the moments before my death. No…

Reflections

                                                     Retrospect and reflection are two words in English language, the usage of which I enjoy. And thankfully, they are the reason I sit on this mattress at 3:05 am, putting finger to keypad to produce what you now read. It’s been over 730 days since I last put pen to paper for a decent writing,…

Halleluyah!

HALLELUYAH I’ve heard there was a sacred chord That David played and it pleased the lord But you don’t really care for music,do you? Well,it goes like this,the fourth,the fifth The minor fall and the major lift The baffled king composing halleluyah Halleluyah, halleluyah, halleluyah, halleluyah Your faith was strong but you needed proof You…

NIGERIA’S POPULATION: DISDAINED, YET A BLESSING – Sanmi Abiodun

Have you ever wondered why Nigeria is called the giant of Africa? Over the years, Africa has celebrated Nigeria while Nigerians have treated themselves with disdain, viewing the nation’s population from the eye of a one-eyed pessimist. So much is said by both foreign and indigenous reporters criticizing the quantity of Nigeria’s population but have…