​THE VICES WE NEED, THE VIRTUES WE CAN DO WITHOUT.

What most people fail to realise, what many an individual would not see fit concede as I have come to agree is that there are no certainties and no conclusive propositions in life. The truth is that, there are no perfectly functional mechanisms by which the world augurs. There are no totally encompasing truths that … Continue reading ​THE VICES WE NEED, THE VIRTUES WE CAN DO WITHOUT.

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IS EVERY COURSE WORTH THE STUDY REALLY?

​IS EVERY COUSE WORTH STUDYING? Every other second, the Nigerian university system through the instrumentality of its academic mandate, proffers new courses of study; new curricula, new course designations all with intriguing new nomenclature, and all in a bid to meet the high pitched demand for Tertiary education by the masses as well as to … Continue reading IS EVERY COURSE WORTH THE STUDY REALLY?

A TALE OF TWO ENDS (EPISODE ONE)

You were convinced you had seen enough. You let out an irritated grunt and stood up abruptly, staggering as you did and headed towards the walkway. As you walked out of the row of seats, clustered so close together you graze your leg on every living thing in your path, you wondered as to who … Continue reading A TALE OF TWO ENDS (EPISODE ONE)

ADANNA

  you entice yourself with nectar from your own breasts and fill your mind with the magic of delusion You caress your waist to sweetly impress and only by vain dilections Adanna!   You eat thoughts of your effulgence You brand cowries on your wobbly head Notes of self-acclaimed beauty two penny worth you lull … Continue reading ADANNA

THE JOURNEY THUS FAR

July 28th , 2016   I remember vividly , my first days as a student of the great University of Benin. My first moments as a greenhorn, a babe of tertiary studentship; My first memories upon my birth into the fascinating programme. I remember amongst others, the harsh awakening from  redundant slumber -  the very … Continue reading THE JOURNEY THUS FAR

THE MAN ON THE FLY; BIRD-MAN BUHARI

When the current president of the great republic of Nigeria, Gen.Mohammadu Buhari initiated his vie for the Presidential diadem, roughly some 9 years ago and while his contention persisted, a lot of incidents occurred and while they did, a lot about the genius general was discovered; some at his instance and most against his wish … Continue reading THE MAN ON THE FLY; BIRD-MAN BUHARI

STRANGE MEETING

"Come up to meet you, tell you am sorry, you don’t know how lovely you are….." Coldplay was wisping sensous serenade into my ears, through my dangling earphone. I was nodding sponteneously like an agama lizard that had just skipped from some three storeyed building; that kind of satisfied nod. Each musical note, each sweetly … Continue reading STRANGE MEETING

FATED TO DOOM

At one such a moment, in which different characters in one of the fiercest showdowns precluding an election; a decider yet to be seem so undecided I write this. And while rather ostensible it is, that the demands of democracy stands high for a polity almost at and still striving to attain an immaculate height, … Continue reading FATED TO DOOM

FORGIVESS; A NECESSARY STRATEGY

Forgiveness is easily agreed to encompass and involve in its totality, the pardoning of a person who wronged one. It is to waive any negative feeling or desire for punishment against the person. Forgiveness in other words is remission in its purest form.   While the definition of forgiveness as a virtue and a phenomenon … Continue reading FORGIVESS; A NECESSARY STRATEGY

THE FUTURE HAS BEEN BOUGHT; A CONCERNED TEENAGERS VIEW OF THE TILTED NIGERIAN REWARD SYSTEM.

It is an open secret that our society places too much premium on trivialities and vain prospects; thus it applauds and appreciate concerns of entertainment on one hand, and by the same yardstick discourages and discountenances the growth of more pleasant concerns like education. That is the society we live in.   Today, talent shows … Continue reading THE FUTURE HAS BEEN BOUGHT; A CONCERNED TEENAGERS VIEW OF THE TILTED NIGERIAN REWARD SYSTEM.