So this is  freedom ?

 For quite a long time , African leaders have become adept at externalizing blame , holding others responsible for Africa’s failures. However , truth be told , African leaders – not a lack of capital , access to international markets or technical know how  are solely to blame for the continent’s underdevelopment .It’s ironic how…

psychological Revolution : The missing gap in post  independent era.

“The most  prominent weapon that the oppressor has  is the mindset of those oppresed ” .These are great words  uttered by a South African born revolutionary , activist and liberator of the mind , his name Stephen Bantu Biko.His ideologies holds so much power  and makes a lot of sense in today’s world where  African…

Prostitution  not a lack of choice , but a choice on its own.

There are numerous reasons   why I  strongly believe women and girls who venture into prostitution don’t lack choices , but they settle for prostitution as their choice. Prostitution firstly  is easy money , in some countries it’s legalised which makes it a   competitive  profession and it’s  also the world’s oldest profession . This…

Not just a barbaric act , face the facts.

In 1789, a phenomenal event happened, the world wake up to the shocking news that led Europe to catch a cold and shiver tremendously. One such event which triggered uneasiness and fatigue among the monarchs was the storming of the  Paris Bastille which had served as a prison to those poor Frenchmen who had  fallen…

Eradicating AIDS pandemic by 2030 a mere rhetoric.

It is acknowledged  that health entails the physical, social, mental, emotional  and spiritual  well being of  a person or community  and not merely  the absence of a disease or infirmity .this was  observed  more than  fifty years ago  when the World  Health Organization (WHO1948) coined the definition of health . With this definition , I…

Own your story!

Do you know what animals do when they shift and settle in another area? well for example hyenas or jackals they mark their new space  by simply urinating  around their territory,this urine is unique and no other jackal or hyena have the same scent. This might seem stupid ,but the issue of ownership and uniqueness…

When  Sustainable Development becomes a farce.

Goal  12.8 of the Sustainable  Development Goals  states  that ” by 2030 ensure  that people  everywhere  have the relevant  information  and awareness  for sustainable  development and lifestyle  in harmony  with nature ” . It is therefore  from this background  that i doubt  the attainment of this goal  taking  a closer look at the current situation…

life changes ,how to go about it ?

If a tree is able to bend whenever there is great and tempestuous wind ,this enables it to stay intact  and prevents it from breaking .Bending also allows it to  adapt to this change that has happened. Likewise, in life  we face a lot of changes ,sometimes we tend to deny  that change is happening…

Rethinking the purpose of prophecy. True and false ones :where do we draw the line ?

Since time immemorial, prophecy  has  undeniably been  one of the mediums  in which God communicate effectively  to his people. Prophets   rose whenever there   was need,  these prophets   had specific  missions which  they sought to accomplish and their  presence  was very significant. Biblical  evidence shows that prophets of old held  the highest  rank . Even kings…

The sun is rising in the ghetto

If cancer which feeds on our weak cells , finds a weakness and begins to eat away, then hopefully , somewhere  within our bodies too  there  are certainly cells which fight and reject the deformity  as well. No matter the circumstances, there has to be a way somewhere, somehow which permits you to write  your own stanza –…

This is what went wrong with feminism :Opinion

“I am lucky to be licking the right ass” ,  a controversial phrase  as it may seem is  from someone who happens to be a feminist. Chimamanda Ngozie  Adichie a successful Nigerian feminist have written a lot of books that are  full of feminist ideologies among them Purple Hibiscus, Half of a yellow sun, We should…