In Igbo society such as Imo State of Nigeria, there are so many encumbrances to checkmate excesses. As told in the proverb of the Mother-dog and her seven puppies, Igbos are appreciative, but they know when to say, ‘‘hol’ it… Read More ›
In all the emerging political intrigues in Nigeria, Imo State presents an interesting narrative, which makes it arguably the most political hotbed. One thing is clear. A political underdog will carry the day at the end of 2019 general election.
You may never know the number of people that die everyday, until death takes someone you know.
So, I patiently waited to see what would become of the #osundecides race, between an F9 PDP dude and other big wigs of APC, and SDP: the result was inconclusive, like all the reoccurring NYSC certificate debacle as a people… Read More ›
If lice are not completely gone from one’s clothing, one’s nails will not be free of blood. (If the causes of one’s problems are not removed, the problems will persist.)
One dies according to one’s weight; the robin does not die and make a resounding noise “on hitting the ground.”
As tributes poured in for the super politician and statesman, Senator John McCain after his death recently, one of the archival materials that resonated with the world was when he (McCain) reprimanded one of his supporters who called Barack Obama,… Read More ›
Soft music coming from the small radio by the window Through Jesus Christ, our Lord
Over the years, in the course of this job, I have learnt not to dabble into stories that border on national security. Some stories we write have security implication; we sometimes think they are insignificant and simply call them… Read More ›
‘Let us separate quarrel before we separate fight’ I start this essay with the critics’ anthem, one that has always inspired me.
“Book knowledge or academic degree is no education at all. What is education is honesty with firm principle. To be able to stand against all odds.
“It is 9 o’clock, do you know where your children are?” Frank Olizeh, popular retired NTA anchorman.