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The Dark Con Of Man

The Dark Con Of Man

🕔05:34, 24.Mar 2016

 –Henry Dennis Bassey This piece is just me, trying to put together thoughts inspired by years of reading and observing. What follows will be in the form of stream-of-consciousness: as the thoughts roll through my mind, I put them down.

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What Have You Done With Your Brain?

What Have You Done With Your Brain?

🕔05:14, 24.Mar 2016

–Henry Oghwere We live in a world where everything has become a given. Why not? Someone had the creativity to do a song ‘Chairman, do something’. This phenomenon of wanting while sitting is the epitome of social misconception, the bane

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A THANK YOU NOTE TO AMAECHI AND WIKE

A THANK YOU NOTE TO AMAECHI AND WIKE

🕔16:46, 21.Mar 2016

Hello Minister Chibuike Amaechi and Governor Nyesom Wike, I’ve been hearing a lot about you two. A lot, it isn’t easy to get two men who can motivate people this much. You guys are the real deal. May God bless

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  How Cow Come Take Get Right Pass Human Beings?

  How Cow Come Take Get Right Pass Human Beings?

🕔09:06, 20.Mar 2016

–Victor Archibong My country people wey dey obodo naija, how una dey? The tins wey dey happen for we country no sweet my belle at all at all. We sabi say everibodi get equal right even though say some  people

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The Misogynists in the Nigerian Senate

The Misogynists in the Nigerian Senate

🕔05:40, 20.Mar 2016

–Reuben Abati What Senator Biodun Olujimi (PDP, Ekiti South) did with her presentation of a bill on gender and equal opportunities on March 15, is the equivalent of trying one’s luck.But she deserves praise for her courage and progressive views,

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Rivers Re-Run: An Ikwerre Wrestling Match

Rivers Re-Run: An Ikwerre Wrestling Match

🕔12:06, 17.Mar 2016

–Nnaemeka Oruh Have you listened to, or read the media campaigns for the Rivers re-run elections? You will be surprised to hear or read stuff like this; “Come out and support our governor Nyesom Wike! Vote PDP”, or “Support Rotimi

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The Unappreciated

The Unappreciated

🕔16:58, 14.Mar 2016

–Dum Syl Aminikpo Nigerians are just one unique set of creation. We don’t reason like you. We don’t talk like you. We will never be like you. That’s why when those fellows came from Britain and gave us English as

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In This Same Country

In This Same Country

🕔13:18, 13.Mar 2016

— Reuben Abati There is today in Nigeria an entire generation of Nigerian-passport wielding men and women who do not actually know, to borrow Achebe’s words that indeed “there was once a country”. These children born in a season of

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Nigeria: A Nation Of Religious Buffoons

Nigeria: A Nation Of Religious Buffoons

🕔05:33, 13.Mar 2016

    –Nnaemeka Oruh N2.2Billion spent on prayers! The sheer number of zeros you have to add to get that amount was what first hit me. Then again, we spent N2.2 Billion on prayers and God gave us Baba Bubu,

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From The Lunatic’s Pad: Ministerial call

From The Lunatic’s Pad: Ministerial call

🕔18:02, 7.Mar 2016

Hello Sir Yes, what can I do for you? Sir, I want to supply. I want to supply a very important thing to the government sir. What commodity is that, and who told you about the government needing supplies? It’s

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