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Any Dummy Can Be Editor-Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

Every wannabe in any Lagos newsroom wants to be an editor. I am different. Call me a reporter, and I will take a bow and a beer. Thank you. I don’t know how it happened, but everybody just started calling…

Some people get a second chance at life – Peju Akande

A few years back, when my kids were still young and I was a travelling and working mother, I needed a house help who would assist my mum to take care of my kids. I hired Pasi, a Togolese girl…

Why do Muslims fast? Plus everything you need to know, but afraid to ask- (Haaretz)

Millions of Muslims around the world mark the start of Ramadan on Wednesday in some countries and Thursday according to the Saudi calendar, a month of intense prayer, dawn-to-dusk fasting and nightly feasts. Hill (the crescent) coincides with the astronomical new moon. Since the…

7 Benefits of Fasting + the Best Types of Fasting

What makes fasting seem so novel is that, with all the diet advice out there, the easiest might be to simply not eat. Of course, fasting isn’t the same as starving yourself, which is what many people think when they…

Watch new action Film: Senate versus IGP – Viola Okolie

“Viola, be a woman of your words”, my mother scolded me. “If you know you do not plan to take any disciplinary action against this girl, stop announcing it and threatening her if not, she will learn not to take…

The Day a Black Cat Entered the Boxing Ring- Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

Lagos is magic. The impossible magic I am about to narrate here happened BEHIND my very eyes many years ago when I was still a young reporter. I’ve been too shocked to write about it after these many years. Remember…

Madam husband killer, what were you thinking? – Peju Akande

It’s killing season or so it seems following after several cases of women butchering their husbands or battering them as we have been forced to witness in the last few months. It’s strange because the women involved are mostly educated,…

Help, I am in an abusive relationship! – Abiodun Kuforiji Nkwocha

I have a vague recollection of the first time I visited Lagos. Once a year, my parents did a road trip to Abeokuta; where we are from. So, whoever was available would follow them. I went with them because I…

One night at a strip joint -Dami Ajayi

One sleepless night, I got a call from my friend Chris, a night owl. A software programmer and an acquaintance from my University days, Chris used to be a church boy. All that changed when he came to Lagos. All…

This Codeine problem is not a new problem – Viola Okolie

It would take a whole lot of guts to pick up a knife and stab your fellow human, right? Some people do it out of anger and provocation, it doesn’t lessen the crime though, they still get to do the…

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