Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Recap: We saw in PART 3 the excitement of shopping for boarding school. Welcome to College life. PART 4: College Days (contd) I did not participate in shopping for the remainder of the items that made up my boarding school list of things...
PART 5: College Days (contd) That was the beginning of an eventful first week in boarding house that was full of many firsts. For instance, it was the first time I had to eat rice with fork and knife instead...
We promised at the end of Part 1 to bring you a second part of this special edition of Editorial Conference. Part 2 begins with the contributions of 2 senior media professionals.     The two major candidates are running...
  By Femi Arowoshola. Prologue: An unbiased survey of the Nigerian polity would show that Nigerians want the best, but do they give their best? It would reveal that the majority blames the government for our problems. However, everyone is to blame, everyone...
POLI-TRICK-CIANS Dem dey come dey go Dey come dey go Dey come dey go.   Dem go beg today Brag tomorrow Polite today Shakara tomorrow.   Dem say dem dey represent us But dat na lie becos Dem dey resent us Dey divide us Dey deride us Dey deceive us Dey depress us Dey deplete us Dey...
PROLOGUE: There is a blossoming club of radio (and Facebook) commentators whose members specialise in PHD – Pull Him Down. Their terms of reference find expression in one direction; attack the government, attack the President and attack everyone else who...
NewsPlus Publisher and Editor-in-Chief, Tony Ekata, has released his first published book, OLD SCHOOL: Recollections of a 70s Student.   ABOUT THE BOOK In OLD SCHOOL: Recollections of a 70s Student, Tony Ekata deploys his story telling prowess and effortless sense of...
Recap: Part 2 contained exciting and not-so-exciting moments of primary school life. Secondary school had even more excitement in store. PART 3: College Days Getting into secondary school or college, as it was widely known back then, was no walkover. There...
Welcome to Session 5 of the series. Let us begin with the exercise in Session 4. By the way, we’d like to salute those who attempted the exercise and sent their answers to editor@newsplus.ng. Hope you found our feedback useful.  Exercise...
  HOW IT ALL BEGAN I had a vision in which my father urged me to write him a letter about happenings in my life after his transition. That was how the journey to OLD SCHOOL began. Please, come with me...