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Dis Tiwa Savage sef – Abiodun Kuforiji Nkwocha

I am afraid of writing this article. There is no way I can write this one without being labelled a hater. So why am I going ahead to write it? I dunno Maybe for the same reason people say: ‘With…

Ikoyi, Lekki and Victoria Island are not part of Lagos o – Lucia Edafioka

So, I have this friend who is always saying Lagos is ‘not that bad.’ She was one of those people I talked about last week who are begging Ambode not to remove danfos from the roads because they are culturally…

Women beware: the World Cup is here – Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

The real deal is here. Nothing compares to the FIFA World Cup. Even expired players beg to play! Forget all the noise about European club football. I was at the celebrated Suya Spot on Akerele Street, Surulere, Lagos, the other…

The day I acted in action feem part 3-Hymar David

The shock lasted a few mind-numbing moments, then something snapped awake inside me. I stared straight ahead, scanning hard into the distance. I saw my guy running against the traffic of cars and human bodies, trying to blend. Trying to…

“The day I met the man who killed Samuel Doe,” – Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

“I Used To Go To Babalawo,” – General Prince Yormie Johnson Let’s do a fast rewind to the gory video scene of the killing of then President Samuel Doe of Liberia. There was the beer-guzzling Prince Yormie Johnson sitting in…

Falz, abeg who send you message? – Abiodun Kuforiji Nkwocha

5th of May 2018 “Bros, you see that video Childish Gambino drop? Tight AF!” “Men, boys dey think o! That guy hammer big time.”   “Azzin ehn. But come o. Falz, you fit do something like this na. As in…

The day I took part in an action feem-Hymar David

It was a hot morning sometime in 2016 abi 2015. Maybe 2014 sef. I was in Uniben then, that I remember clearly. I had gone to Ikeja to shop for back-to-school stuff. Our bus stopped at the designated point, close…

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…

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