By: Ihejirika Francis C. The Conviction My friends, the struggle for Biafra is real. I can say this again because I never almost believe controversial stories and politically affiliated issues that can cause uproars at any instant and the slightest provocation until I see reasons to. In fact, as much as I am involved in… Read More My People, The Biafra Nation and My Perspective
I know of a man, one whom you do not know because you’ve never seen him, and never will. I’ve never met him too and I do not think I ever will. He is not the kind of person we might want to associate with but his story will leave you wishing you had met… Read More Treasures in Trash
Yup, it is absolutely necessary. It is not exactly the perfect or friendliest title for a blog post but hey, sometimes, you just have to defy the norm and write without limits. I had earlier titled this post “Friends Who Shouldn’t Bear That Title” but come to think of it, with the clear image in… Read More Go Forth and Kick Ass
The very blows that life throws us in the face are the plastic surgery effects that we need to change the view of the world about us. Embrace your downfalls and use them as your stepping stones. … Read More The Broken Cords That Keep You Connected
If you have ever had the misfortune of sitting beside a dirty conductor in those yellow and black coloured buses popularly known as danfo in Lagos on your way back from work on a sunny afternoon, then you can relate perfectly! Every single time I have to go back home either on my way back from school… Read More Body Odour is a Pressing Issue Nigeria! Corruption Could be a Distraction!
This is a summary of my recent meeting with the president of our great country together with some of his close aides and what he promised the youths… The previous day was a very busy day for me at school because I received very long boring lectures; and after my exasperating chemistry practical I decided… Read More I Met With the President!!
Today happens to be one of those days when I attempt to observe siesta then end up sleeping for more hours than I bargained only to stay awake throughout the night, unable to shut my eyes again. Today’s seems to be one of the chronic ones as I haven’t shut my eyes since 5pm yesterday.… Read More Starting Afresh, for the third time!
How many of you have ever wished you could act out some scenes in Hollywood movies, for example, where a young guy or girl within the ages of 14 and 19 would just walk into the house and announce “Hello mum! I’ve got a boy/girlfriend! And I’m sleeping over at his place this weekend (for… Read More Nigerian Parents, Youth and Relationships
On my way back from school today, I got on a bus – tired and sleepy. I needed to keep myself awake so I decided to take a virtual journey down my Facebook feed and alas! 😱 I saw blood! I saw the blood of a seven year old child scattered all over his face. His left… Read More Jungle Justice: The Death of Us
I had one shot. It brushed his left knee and punched a hole in the wall. He halted, racing no more but exhibited no sign of pain; only blood filled that area. I had another shot but this time through his left patella. He let out a loud cry but didn’t seem remorseful about what… Read More I Killed for Love