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

Adebola Saheed Buries his Father

Adebola Saheed Buries his Father By: Deji Yesufu This life is one incredible circle: a child is born; that child grows into adulthood, giving birth to children of his own; and then that child dies and the children he has given birth to...

/ May 26, 2024

Marriage and the Woman in the Video

Marriage and the Woman in the Video By: Deji Yesufu A few years ago, when I wrote “Marriage is Difficult”, a few people felt I was being overly dramatic and had again embarked on my quest for attention – writing...

/ May 23, 2024

The Bodija Market Woman

The Bodija Market Woman By: Deji Yesufu In April 2023, I visited Portharcourt, Rivers State, for my ordination into ministry. Over the ten days, I was to stay in the city, I had a few free days and so I reached out to Maple Dappa...

/ May 15, 2024

IN DIRE NEED – A Review

IN DIRE NEED - A Review By: Moses Jesutola In Dire Need by Mustard Omachoko Idoko is a book which underlines the critical problem that the nation of Nigeria has been facing from a long time ago. The poems which...

/ May 11, 2024

John Chapter Three: Jesus Teaches Calvinism

John Chapter Three: Jesus Teaches Calvinism By: Deji Yesufu Let me state upfront that the title of this essay is actually meant to be a “click-bate”. A click-bate is a social media cliché that describes what content producers do when they provide a title to their content...

/ May 10, 2024

WHY PROF. ADENIPEKUN SHOULD BE PROVOST

WHY PROF. ADENIPEKUN SHOULD BE PROVOST By: Deji Yesufu In July 2009, former American President, Barrack Obama, made his first official trip to Africa, when he visited Ghana. On that historic occasion, Obama said: “Africa does not need strong men; it...

/ May 9, 2024

Pastor Olusegun Abiodun Longe: A Foremost Reformed Minister in Nigeria Goes Home

Pastor Olusegun Abiodun Longe: A Foremost Reformed Minister in Nigeria Goes Home By: Deji Yesufu In the latter part of 2018, I attended the Lagos Bible Conference organized by Sovereign Grace Bible Church. At the conference, I met with Brother...

/ May 4, 2024

ODUMEJE

ODUMEJE By: Deji Yesufu On the 11th of March, 2024, a popular gospel musician in Nigeria, Dunsin Oyekan, wrote the following on his Instagram page: “Been seeing videos and people writing ‘abidoshaker’ and the rest… BELIEVERS, the things we find funny are a...

/ April 30, 2024

What God Told Me About My First Crush

What God Told Me About My First Crush By: Deji Yesufu The year would have been 1990. I was just entering into my teenage years, and here was I encountering a challenge that I would today say remains a life-long...

/ April 23, 2024

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