They fret and sigh Puffed in self-righteousness, They proclaim far and nigh To all who care to hear. Though the path is clear Always they shun it And would rather be smeared With mock efforts to a goal. Why they complicate things I never can tell, Maybe joy to them it brings In senseless shadow-fights. … Continue reading Heroes
ON THE WALL We want a change! Read the following conversation between two young graduates, who are working in a factory as a casual staff. For the sake of this writing, let’s say they are A and B while their supervisor is C. A: O boy, I am tired of this country. Who will believe … Continue reading Siting on the wall
The house was big, just like in a dream; so ostentatious I almost didn’t believed. I looked around and was really impressed by everything I saw. Some people sha were indeed born with silver spoons, I thought to myself and shook my head in bewilderment. How in the world could this edifice belong to just … Continue reading Blood On My Hands (Chapter 2)
The People’s Democratic Party, PDP, had vowed or threatened to rule Nigeria for at least 60 consecutive years before it can hand over to any other political party. Given its performance since 1999, this ambition has serious implications for the future of Nigeria. Single political parties have attempted but always failed to dislodge the PDP … Continue reading Opposition Parties Political Merger in Nigeria: How likely?