Life without a high goal promote disease

RAMADAN 2017 has slipped into history. But, in many souls, the memory should linger for a while. It was a month filled with opportunities to cast off the dross of earthly life, clean the...

Random thoughts from X-mas to Ibori’s home-coming

CONGRATULATIONS, 2016 has gone away, 2017 is here, young and fresh and brimming with hope that it would burn off all the dross and ugliness of last year. As I settled behind my desk...

Gen. Martin Osahor and Nigeria – made Noni Juice

Major General Martin Chukudi Osahor (rtd) is a present tense man. A man of such description fits the high bill of the Newsmaker, a terrific column where The Guardian newspaper, in its days of...

Fulani Herdsmen: Between Cow Meat and Rabbit Meat

Is cow meat good for human health? Are snail and rabbit not better sources of animal protein? And can they not replace cow meat in our diet? These and other similar questions have filled...

Easter And Many Unresolved Questions Of Faith

Last week-end was another Easter week-end, a speed breaker of sorts from bread and butter life and another of those few golden opportunities to think and talk of something more sublime. That something more...

Will 2016 be a better year?

Many people on earth today do not live a conscious life. They do not render service. All they care about is bread and butter…… were they striving upwards, that is homewards, they would think...

Descent from Life, as Great Cycles Close

Sometimes, when reading and writing tire me, and I stare at the world through the large window of my study, but at nothing in particular, thoughts of heart breaking events in Nigeria fill my...

2015: Jonathan, Buhari, the Rich and the poor (6)

Buhari’s health The Peoples  Democratic Party (PDP) began by saying Buhari was too old for the job, but backed down when the ploy did not appear to work. It was probably unknown to the arrow...

2015: Jonathan, Buhari, the rich and the poor (5)

The Presidential election is only 16 days away… on St. Valentine’s Day. It takes nothing away from the aroma of this lovers’ day. Because an election in Nigeria is still as delicate as a...

Jonathan, Buhari, the Rich and the Poor (3)

The heat of politics is on. Nigeria’s 2015 Presidential election is just about one month away. But the sparks flying about from. The inferno are still too cool for my temperament and liking. The People’s...

In The Other Room