Dear woman, when will you stop brutalising other people’s children?

The news report of Favour Anigbogu, the nine years old girl burnt with a hot iron by her mistress, one Ginika Nabefe is one too many acts of wickedness by adults to children in recent times. From dislocating a child’s…

Japan child athletes ‘punched in the face, kicked, beaten’

Child athletes in Japan have suffered physical, verbal and sexual abuse while participating in sport activities, according to a new Human Rights Watch (HRW) report. Released on Monday, the 67-page report (PDF) documented the experiences of more than 800 athletes…

Don’t bottle it all up-Tara Aisida

I had seen the video in many of the whatsapp groups that I belonged to but I wasn’t eager to watch it until I began to read the comments which seemed to decry all the new fangled  methods of raising…

Father forgive them for they were once bullied – Peju Akande

Bullying, according to Wikipedia’s definition is – the use of force, threat, or coercion to abuse, intimidate, or aggressively dominate others. The behaviour is often repeated and habitual. I can still recall several incidents of being bullied particularly when I…

Oga employer, why are you bullying your staff? – Sisi Lucia

Last week I wrote about a new wave of young people who are against stable 9-5 jobs in Lagos. They call it slavery, etc. Some people messaged me in support to say: “you can’t just build a business overnight, young…

O Boy, this kidnapping business is not an easy something -Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

So, a boy was kidnapped and when the kidnappers called the father to demand for a ransom, the father laughed and said: “Who told you I want him back?” Wahala!  Uzor Maxim uzoatu is at it again with a Lagos…

No be only man dey beat woman o – Viola Okolie

Recently, I developed a television series binge watching habit. I have no particular preference to speak of, but once I latch onto a series, I want to start from the first season and run through all the episodes, extras, tell…

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