Wednesday, June 19, 2019
By Femi Arowoshola: It takes a lot to move from youthfulness to agedness; it takes even more to accept the challenges that come with accepting that we are aging. You shouldn’t blame those who refuse to hold birthday parties in order...
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...
  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...
It is amazing how the thoughts of people expressed in speech or writing become anchors that guide human actions. Because of this, I like to think of these thoughts as inspired by the 'ideal world'. Today, they have become...
Let me begin this treatise with definition of terms. Government: According to Wikipedia, government is ‘the means by which state policy is enforced, as well as the mechanism for determining the policy of the state.’ It is ‘the political direction...
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...
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...
By Tony Ekata If helping out makes me a woman wrapper Then I crave for nothing better If cooking the food my children would eat And sweating and feeling the kitchen heat Make me a woman wrapper Maybe, just maybe I’m a super father. Adorning the...
You know there is a serious problem when youths are no longer capable of thinking for themselves. The future leaders of tomorrow are mentally enslaved to the despotic demons of today, they are busy supporting the same set of POLITICIANS, RETIRED GENERALS, AND UNREPENTANT KLEPTOMANIACS...
  Death is my enemy Life is my foe I despise both they won't let me go.   I dream daily of inner peace and eternal sleep but get a flirting kiss.   The cast of my past 'sembles many nights a plethora of vices ample to kill my rights.   Yet I am free but...