Nduka Obaigbena and the miracle called ThisDay -Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

I have seen many miracles happen before my very eyes. Back in 1986, the guru who brought me into journalism, Sonala Olumhense, resigned from his job as the Editorial Page Editor of The Guardian to take up the almost unfathomable…

Sanwo-Olu free Wi-Fi debut excites Surulere youths

Consistent with his aspiration of supporting Nigerian youths in their quest to compete favourably in the global space, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the APC gubernatorial candidate in the 2019, has commenced situating Free Wi-Fi at 100 designated locations across Lagos State.  The…

Exclusive: Femi G sells wife’s G-wagon – Toni Kan

So, last night I had a dream, a naughty dream, the kind of dream that gets you in trouble. The dream reminded me of what happened to my friend last year. Dude was sleeping and his wife, feeling ROMANTIC, took…

The story of Borojah, the Poor but Aristocratic Poet? – Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

Lagos, my Lagos, is fast losing its beans. It breaks my heart no end that the choice spots that used to give Lagos its onions are no longer there. For instance, the first ever hotel I lodged in can no…

Come and meet The Bushman of Lagos -Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

My brother Isidore arrived Lagos from Onitsha one day and detook me out to a restaurant for a special treat. The restaurant in the Ikate area of Surulere, Lagos had the reputation of selling the best bush meat for miles…

My name is Maxim, Obi of Ikate – Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

Many moons ago, long before Toni Kan became the Mayor of Lagos, I was crowned the Obi of Ikate, the overcrowded suburbia of Surulere, Lagos. I lived upstairs, in a cramped two-bedroom back-flat on Olushola-Keku Street, towards the right end…

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