About Text and Publishing

Text and Publishing is the newest creation of the dynamic personality and prolific writer, Deji Yesufu, whose commentaries on religious, political, and social matters have entranced readers on social media for a long time. Deji Yesufu He is joined by...

/ April 16, 2020

Solving the Nigerian Malaise with Chess and Tunde Onakoya

Solving the Nigerian Malaise with Chess and Tunde Onakoya By: Deji Yesufu At about 3am Nigerian time on Friday morning, 20th April, 2024, Tunde Onakoya took to his X account – formerly Twitter – to announce that he and his...

/ April 20, 2024

It Takes One Second to Die: The Story of My Bike Accident

It Takes One Second to Die: The Story of my Bike Accident By: Deji Yesufu It has been my desire to take Christian missions a notch higher in Ibadan, and transportation is obviously a vital aspect of this pursuit. So,...

/ April 18, 2024

The Problem with Paul Eneche

The Problem with Paul Eneche By: Deji Yesufu This past weekend, the Internet went agog with a matter of a “testimony” given at Paul Eneche's church – Dunamis International Gospel Centre. One Veronica Anyim came forward to testify of what...

/ April 16, 2024

ABIODUN LONGE: “MY DADDY’S FAITH BECOMES SIGHT” – Tolu Ajileye

ABIODUN LONGE: “MY DADDY’S FAITH BECOMES SIGHT” – Tolu Ajileye I will enter His gates with thanksgiving in my heart, I will enter His courts with praise. I will say this is the day that the Lord has made, I...

/ April 10, 2024

JAPA: A Former Colleague Visits Nigeria

JAPA: A Former Colleague Visits Nigeria By: Deji Yesufu A man is both body and soul. Those who argue for the tripartite nature of man (body, soul, and spirit) have their reasons, but this essay will not venture into that...

/ April 9, 2024

Bringing Calvinism to Ibadan

Bringing Calvinism to Ibadan By: Deji Yesufu In 2016 I found myself in a meeting with Pastors Tony Okoroh and Femi Sonuga-Oye – both men were then co-pastors of Sovereign Grace Bible Church (SGBC), situated in Omole Phase 1, Lagos. I...

/ April 3, 2024

Finding Faith with John in the Second Chapter of His Gospel

Finding Faith with John in the Second Chapter of His Gospel By: Deji Yesufu In the city of Ibadan, the most popular kind of houses built for rent purposes are the one storey, three-bedroom, four flat apartment type. I happen...

/ March 30, 2024

What Tomorrow Holds

What Tomorrow Holds By: Deji Yesufu On the 17th of December, 2009, I married my heartthrob – Jolaoluwa Oluwatosin Olufemi – at the Chapel of the Resurrection, University of Ibadan. The officiating minister was the then Rev. Timothy Olatunji (now a...

/ March 12, 2024

Learning John Chapter One at Providence Church

Learning John Chapter One at Providence Church By: Deji Yesufu The Sunday before the Alistair Begg “gay-wedding-counsel” broke out, at church we had looked at John 1:11, which reads “…he came unto his own, and his own received him not…”....

/ March 4, 2024

Son – Let Me Tell You About Your Father, Sola Wojuola

Son - Let Me Tell You About Your Father, Sola Wojuola By: Deji Yesufu When I began to drive, navigating a U-turn on the main road was rather difficult. It was Sola Wojuola who told me that when you come...

/ February 28, 2024