TIME FOR NIGERIA TO END SPONSORSHIP OF PILGRIMAGES

On July 30, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo oversaw the official flag-off of the ceremony marking the departure of the first batch of Nigerian pilgrims traveling to Saudi Arabia for the 2017 Hajj. According to the National Hajj Commission, not less than 91,000 Nigerians later joined pilgrims from around the world in participating in this year’s... Continue Reading →

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SHALOM: THE LOAVES

The Nigerian situation reveals a very sharp contradiction. We are a people so religious and at the same time so bereft and bankrupt of the spirituality that should ordinarily flow from religiosity. In almost every street today in this country, churches bearing strange names engraved on different shape and sized signboards pock their heads to... Continue Reading →

I AM KOREDE AND I DESERVE CARE

In 2002, an Asian American boy by the name Sho Timothy Yono, with an estimated IQ of 200, graduated from Loyola University, Chicago, at the age of twelve. Six years after he received his Ph.D. in Molecular Biology, successfully becoming history’s youngest MD. In 2006, six years old Ainan Celeste Cawley, a Singaporean boy who... Continue Reading →

LUCIFER,A FRIEND OR FOE?

The word Lucifer conjures up a certain type of meaning in our minds, and for ages it has continued to strike deep rooted fear in the minds of countless people. It is very possible that Satan could either be a mere myth or anything but the evil one we think of him. Our fear of... Continue Reading →

NOVEMBER 5

Publisher: Cosmopolitan Books Services (www.chosmobooks.com) 2014 Pages: 140 pages Language: English ISBN: 978-978-5017526 DESCRIPTION What is the finest definition for the word freedom? Or how is it to be measured? Abigail and four of her very good friends would soon find themselves in a crossroad where this definition would become imperative. They had, all five... Continue Reading →

THANKLESS

THANKLESSS Publisher: Charisma Publishers LTD (www.charismaedu.org) 2014 Pages: 140 pages Language: English ISBN: 978-978-51119-0-3 DESCRIPTION When Francis, an intelligent, promising and an extremely good lucking young man of 23 years who incidentally was also from a very poor home was invited to live in Lagos with the wealthy, materialistic and self-centred madam Bisi, little did... Continue Reading →

COLD BLACK NIGHT

The time is 12 AM.  The ground, full with the uncontrolled tears that the sky above has been shedding since the day began, is as slippery as it wet. Pitch dark blackness covers the entire vicinity, and  the night is chilly cold. The scene is an isolated area in the sleepy university town of Abraka... Continue Reading →

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