I walked into this viewing center to have fun. There I was when some things began to make more sense. In the game of football, there are always two teams. At each point in time on the pitch, one team is attacking while the other defends. While I was enjoying this game between Chelsea FC … Continue reading Second Face of Football
My Husband… *Dedicated to all Wives in the world. Once upon a time I was lonely Men saw me as nice, what a glory! I enjoyed the number of eyes that crawled on my body, but now I am the wife of my one and only, My Husband. : I am lost in the shadow … Continue reading My Husband
As December approaches, 21st Conference of Parties (COP21) is fast drawing near. From all walks of life, World leaders and climate negotiators will enroute Paris where salient climate issues would be thrashed out, which will be interwoven with mechanisms of adopting feasible CO2 emission reduction pledges. Unlike acclaimed unproductive previous climate talks, Negotiators and World … Continue reading Long Targets Incorporated With Short Term Goals, Tools For Cop21 Success
I have always loved watching the sunset. I do so any chance I get. There is something about it that stirs my soul. I sit and watch as the sky becomes a tapestry of ever-changing colours: blue, white, gold, yellow, pink and purple; all weave together to form something so glorious and beautiful that it … Continue reading A Glimpse Of Heaven
He moved his hands to my left boobs as his mouth sucked on the right. ‘Crazy guy’ I thought. His touch was like none I’ve ever felt. I was sinking fast, funny because I only had the plan of ‘chilling’ before coming here. He started moving his hands towards my jean…then my zipper. ‘Fred No! … Continue reading He Raped Me
I’m giving X’s and O’s for my ex’s and hoes, I know reading this will make you think am good at rhymes well don’t get too excited because i copied it and I’m probably going to copy more just to impress you(did those rhymes even make sense?). Well my dear I’m an upcoming rapper and … Continue reading #LetterToMyNext – I’m An African Man
We looked right, left and right again as we tried to cross the road but that old grey Toyota Camry coming from the left spoilt everything as it just tried to manoeuvre by all means, so we had to wait and look right,left and right again but as we were looking, a man in his … Continue reading Ruth
Dear shekau, I hope this letter gets to you in peace or in pieces whichever serves you right. In as much as I do not want to condone or encourage suicide I believe that individuals should have the right to kill themselves whenever they want to ( but not wherever ) provided they restrict the … Continue reading Dear Abubakar Shekau
She came back. She asked if PHCN brought light(electricity) today. I said “No”. She sighed and dipped her hand in her purse and lifted a five hundred naira note and gave it to me. She said “buy fuel for the generator, I bought a song on my way home. I just heard the song ‘baby … Continue reading CD, why CD?
If there is one thing sought after by everyone– men and women, as well as young and old alike–, it is success. Right from conception, man has been programmed to gravitate towards success. The quest for success is ubiquitous and cuts across race, belief, gender or culture. Now, we all hold a different definition of … Continue reading Walking The Distance
‘…..for everyone who has ever experienced this mystery of Nature that men call ebheshina…dream….’ ******* Ebheshina. A unique word that stomachs so much mystery. For a stranger to the Ososo dialect it is a word that is as enthralling to the eyes when penned to paper as it jingles in the ear when spoken. A … Continue reading Ebheshina
Time to look the pro-Biafran agitation in Nigeria and counter-reactions in the eye.
No matter what anyone said, he just turned a deaf ear to them all When some got tired of begging, they began to hiss out loudly Others simply began to step off the bus While a few still hoped that their appeal would get to him Unfortunately, it didn’t When the driver realised that the … Continue reading LAGOS DANFO VALENTINE (Part 2)
Episode 1 & 2 (Sour Sweetness) ******** It was the kind of kiss that made me know that I was never so happy in my whole life. It was our very first kiss… soft, warm and sensual. It was nothing like I imagined it’d be. The moment our lips touched and her strangled … Continue reading Dark Chocolate
The year was 2014 And Valentine’s Day incidentally fell on a working day of the week “Not a big deal…” I said to myself And consoled myself with the fact that all the necessary things were solidly in place A sweetheart who looked like my kind of model Just the perfect height for me Trim … Continue reading Lagos Danfo Valentine