Monday, March 18, 2019
Recap: What exactly did we do way back in secondary school? Read or study, neither or both?   PART 12: College Days (contd) If there was anything I loved doing in my secondary school days, it was reading the Literature books in...
Recap: In the PROLOGUE, we read about a soldier who ‘trained’ his infant son in a way that would today be regarded as child abuse. The story continues.   PART 1: In the beginning  ‘What would you like to be when you...
Recap: There were occasions when animosities took the backstage and everyone had a good time….. PART 8: College Days (contd) There were indeed occasions when ill feelings took the backstage and everyone had a good time. One of them was the annual...
WORTHLESS NOTE OR WORTHY SON? “Who get dis 20 nala?” The question came from the tiny voice of a little boy. As I looked up from the church programme I was reading, I could see that he was not more than...

Miracle Chasers

MIRACLE CHASERS They go to Mountain tops for Fire and Miracles; Move around like envoys in Embassies of Christ At the Synagogue you find them in search of instant healing.   They preach the Word of Life just like John the Baptist. And spread the Word of Faith in Apostolic...
THE WAILING HAILERS In this tempest in the nation When giant trees are felled by errant ants And shielded sharks wear life jackets Who dares to swim naked?   They keep lugging living water With tainted gluttonous buckets From the crude sea God blessed us with; Leaving the...
It is amazing how Nigerian politicians fit into the titles of that maestro of crime thrillers, René Lodge Brabazon Raymond (aka James Hadley Chase). Any lover of Hadley Chase’s works would perhaps remember THE GUILTY ARE AFRAID – one of...
Recap: In Part 1, we saw some of the joys and pains of early childhood in a polygamous family. Part 2 takes us on my journey through primary school.   PART 2: In the Beginning (contd) My father ensured that my elder...
  By Tony Ekata December 8, 2013 at 6:11pm   ‘This government is not doing anything’ ‘Jonathan is clueless’ ‘Nigeria is like a ship without a captain’ Bla bla bla!   Jonathan bashing has become a pastime for many in Nigeria. Listen to any call-in programme on radio...
By Nicholas Ekata: Well I can't claim I wasn't aware since it was all explained by my biology teacher about a month before; however I can say I did not prepare for this. We're halfway up and my legs are...