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To live in Aso Rock Villa, you must be fortified -Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

Time was when Dodan Barracks in Lagos rocked as the seat of Nigerian power. One bloody coup almost succeeded in Dodan Barracks, Lagos, and the rush to Aso Rock, Abuja became a fast 100-metre dash, complete with performance-enhancing drugs! The…

If I knew that being a Nanny abroad would land me in jail, I for kuku remain in Nigeria.

I raised all my children by myself as a single parent with five children, although from three different fathers. One died, two simply walked away after fathering a child each. All my children remain as one. I have never allowed…

Stop. Think: Does your life have meaning? -Tara Martins Aisida

I recently finished reading one of the books on my booklist. VIKTOR E. FRANKL’s “Man’s search for meaning”  is highly recommended and was worth the read. I stopped a lot of times to reflect about some of the things I…

Abeg o, my child is not a miracle baby, she is pastor’s daughter!

My daughter is 15 years old and she is the best thing that ever happened to me.   She is the only child I have and that is why I have kept her story hidden but now i can talk…

Gani Must Come Back – Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

It was President Buhari’s wife who asked the question: “Are there no longer men in Nigeria?” She was wailing about the shadowy characters that had, allegedly, hijacked her husband’s regime. We need one particular man to come back from death…

Ahh, wicked people! It is not true that he died on top of me.

I am a 36 years old nursing mother with a three month old baby and it is not true that a man died on top of me at the hotel. By the time I met Ajani, the one who died…

My own don finish o! Of all the people in Lagos, I robbed a police woman!

It was around that kind 7 o clock for night that we went to rob in the traffic. Many times, we just hang around to see if any passenger for bus stop will be careless or maybe they are standing…

Do you know Orlando Owoh? -Dami Ajayi

Orlando Owoh died in 2008, but his music did not die with him. You may not hear his Kennery sound as often as you want to in the snarl called Lagos traffic but the music rules the airwaves in such…

2019 Elections: 20 European Union Observation Mission in Nigeria (Guardian)

The European Union Electoral Observation Mission in Lagos says it has 20 teams currently monitoring the process of the general election across the country. The European mission representatives in Lagos, Mrs Cecilia Eueom and Mr Mathias Zohoren disclosed this to…

“Stranded” election ad hoc officials besiege INEC office in Imo (Guardian)

Some trained ad hoc staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on Saturday, besieged electoral office over alleged non inclusion in the elections duties. The ad hoc staff numbering about 300 persons, besieged the INEC office in Owerri, awaiting…

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