What will happen to Bobrisky in jail?

“Finally, hand don touch am,” as we say in naija. The news about Bobrisky, aka…

Consequences of awa anyhowness — Tara Aisida

Throughout the week, several events occurred that prompted me to ponder once again at the…

Nigeria’s Aginam leads the world via the United Nations — Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

A distinguished Nigerian, Professor Obijiofor Aginam, has upped the ante of the country by leading…

My people, childlessness is not a disease

Years back, I heard this story about a childless couple, who had gone to every…

What are your pet peeves? — Gbubemi Atimomo

Musings about some of the things that irk the very bottom of my soul Everyone…

Story of many colours of Azuh Arinze — Uzor Maxim Uzoatu 

One does not need to write too many words to signify the essence of the…

Widowhood is a not a crime

There’s this stigma when it comes to widowhood. It’s sticks like gum to most women…

Pastors of perfect power — Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

The powerful pastors of newfangled Christianity are all over the place in good old Nigeria…

Ah, Willy is dead but I swear, it is not like dat

I love Willy. I love him because he is the only one who understands me…

Abeg, who’s the father of this homeless mad woman’s children?

I had been seeing her on that road for some time; the road leading from…

How to deal with trolls — Gbubemi Atimomo

Musings on the trolling culture and how to handle trolls You post a picture on…

Nigeria on the brink — Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

The country is in a bad shape.  Everything appears to be going wrong in Nigeria…

Ngozi the commissioner spells education — Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

The student was different.  She exuded confidence that seized the atmosphere like a charge of…

Are you ready for the final goodbye? — Gbubemi Atimomo

Thoughts about death and dying “Nobody wan kpai (die) but them wan go heaven” said 2Baba…

Are you showing kindness?

I’ve often heard people say – be kind. Because… In a relationship, the one thing…

Hunger has no political party — Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

Any man in power in Nigeria can boast of an intimidating number of sycophants, toadies…

I regret the day I slept with my wife!

I don’t want to go and begin to blame anyone because once people read my…

The unscripted TLC’s 90 Day Fiancé fiasco was waiting to happen

I am no longer a great fan of reality shows. These days, they bore me.…

Understanding the strong woman — Tara Aisida 

Understanding the strong woman — Tara Aisida  I find that people regard me as a…

She loves me, he loves me not — Gbubemi Atimomo

Thoughts on unrequited love  Oyemi and Jojo were both 3rd year students studying the same…

Coups all over the continent — Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

Coups and earthquakes!  Foreign journalists from America and Britain who covered Africa back in the…

My husband’s side chick has a baby but it is not OUR own!!!

You can call me a scorned woman and you won’t be wrong. My husband and…

The night I met a beautiful angel  — Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

Let me today remember an Angel I once met in this life. Let’s simply call…

When they say ‘thunder fire you’, my sister, run o!

First of all, my story is not about tribe or ethnic group nor is it…

This world is spoilt and there’s no honour among thieves

A few years ago, I went shopping for my kids at Ikeja. As I was…

What to make of love after it has gone — Tara Aisida 

I knew an older couple, they were so very much in love, so into each…

Football as a religion in Nigeria — Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

Nothing excites and unifies Nigerians like football, especially when the national team, the Super Eagles,…

I am pregnant for a ghost

Ours did not start like a love story. In fact, there is no love in…

Bitter sweet love’s journey from fear to fulfillment — Tara Aisida 

My widowed friend met a divorcee who swept her off her feet. He was everything…

Na everybody go chop breakfast — Gbubemi Atimomo

Thoughts on heartbreak and broken relationships It was a whirlwind romance. Mimi reluctantly attended a…

Pastor Feyi Daniels finally got royally effed!

I had to be crude with my headline because I read horrible comments from Nigerians…

Love is a many splendoured thing — Tara Aisida

I watched a couple being interviewed on an instagram page and they were not overly…

So long a letter — Gbubemi Atimomo

Reflections on the almost completely lost art of letter writing A couple of months ago,…

The Beautiful Game is the only Nigerian vehicle — Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

It’s only one vehicle bearing the legend “One Nigeria” that plies the badly maintained roads…

Be responsible and take a stand for yourself — Tara Aisida

Two incidents trended some days back that made me more appreciative of my non-religious background.…

The world hails El Anatsui @ 80 — Uzor Maxim Uzoatu 

They no longer make creative masters like the personable wonder simply called El Anatsui. El…

He has to die a thousand deaths before I forgive him

I heard Taju has finally died. May he die a thousand deaths. You should not…

Your money or your life? — Gbubemi Atimomo

Pondering the worth of the average Nigerian’s life I remember hearing stories of people being…

Stop, look, listen to your heart and hear what it says — Tara Aisida 

Stop, look, listen to your heart and hear what it says — Tara Aisida  I…

Feats of Chairman Ofobuike as reason to believe  — Uzor Maxim Uzoatu 

It’s cool by me to stay out of the urban scene in the festive season…

TB Joshua: Should Evelyn Joshua be held accountable?

I watched the three-part BBC documentary on TB Joshua and I was not at all…

How to no gree for anybody — Tara Aisida 

If you are up to date with the latest slangs in town you must have…

Awo & HID: Nigeria’s greatest political couple — Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

Chief Obafemi Awolowo famously described his wife as “the jewel of inestimable value.”  In the…

Like Potiphar’s wife, she lured me but my mother was praying for me

I began to work for my Madam through a sister, more or less a cousin…

The child-bride story has many commas to it

Like many of us, I think I read the corrupt version of the story about…