An exclusive village for abandoned old people! (PART2)

When a baby is abandoned where ever, we feel pain in the heart and try to help him or her. But, somehow, we seem not to appreciate the fact that old people, too, can...

The Sky Gets Dark, Slowly

Below is the post shared by Mr Pat Enilama "Mao Dun literary prize winner Zhou Daxin’s latest novel to be published, “The Sky Gets Dark, Slowly”, is a sensitive exploration of old age and the...

STIGMATA, EASTER SEASON BLEEDERS AND MATTERS ARISING

THE easter holiday is over. Many people stepped out of the revelry of the ages, this time to contemplate some thorny questions in christiandom. I guess we can spend another day to revisit some...

Treachery, like all falsehood, will inevitably collapse

This predictive or prophetic column was first published on July 2, 2015, when, against the will of his party, the All Progressive Congress ( APC), Senator Bukola Saraki, manipulatively enthroned himself as Senate President...

Take aways from some challenges of 2018 (1)

From a romance with some emotional flashpoints of 2018,we are back to the Terra firma of 2019. But before we settle in comfortably,we may profit from casting a last glance at some of what...

Teachers Day… teachers, teachers all the way (Part1)

THE bells are still ringing in my head as they rang out powerfully on 5th September 2018…WORLD TEACHERS DAY. There is no one on any rung of the ladder anywhere on earth today who did...

The Blood, Albinism, Leaking Urinary Bladder (Part 2)

JUNE 2018 was a memorial month for many people. In Nigeria, June 12 was anointed the new DEMOCRACY DAY. June 13 was celebrated worldwide as BLOOD DAY (see the first part of these series)....

Easter…wrong keys don’t open right doors

It is quite natural for me to be somewhat phlegmatic at 68, recalling wins and losses of choleric years, and contemplating what becomes of me after yet another earth-life. At no time in my...

Mama Ezinne, Florence Fusi, Dr. Robson Momoh

SOMETIME in November or December last year, I had one of those dreams which keep one on one's toes. I was on a highway, and at what looked like a road intersection, I saw...

Healing touches of 4 O’clock flower, Marvel of Peru

HAPPY New year. We pray to migrate to a New year from the old with no deficit carry-over, lest an old wine inexcusably find its way into a new bottle. But this is almost...

In The Other Room