Month: July 2020

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The Christian and Healing (II)

By: Deji Yesufu Sick Christians in the New Testament There is a strange little scripture in Matthew were Jesus confessed that he was sick and thereby identified with all ill Christians all through the centuries. Here: “For I was hungered...

/ July 12, 2020
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The Christian and Healing (III)

By: Deji Yesufu Testimonies on Healing I find it distressing when teaching against faith healing and I get the response that I am saying these things because I have not experienced healing in my life. I have intentionally left this...

/ July 12, 2020

Magu, Maggots and Maga Dogs

Magu, Maggots and Maga Dogs By: Festus Adedayo Again, the system felled Ibrahim Magu, Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) last week. It had always done that. Olusegun Obasanjo, the maiden president at inception of Nigeria’s...

/ July 12, 2020

COVID-19: The New Normal

COVID-19: The New Normal By: Deji Yesufu A video is circulating the internet that has a young man explaining to Nigerians the dire situation that private school teachers are in at the moment. This man, with tears streaming down his...

/ July 11, 2020

Jada & Will: Models Of “Marriages” Today.

Jada & Will: Models Of "Marriages" Today By: Olakunle Allison Marriages don't work in Hollywood. That's like saying Hitler was a German tyrant. It's such a notorious fact. But one couple in Hollywood have always fascinated me and earned my...

/ July 11, 2020

Feminism: Concerning Change of Names

Feminism: Concerning Change of Names By: Deji Yesufu Permit me to begin this essay with a free advice: do not come to social media to learn an ideology; you are likely to learn the wrong one. Social media is a...

/ July 9, 2020

Jemi Abubakar: Tribute to a Friend

Jemi Abubakar: Tribute to a Friend By: Deji Yesufu 2004 was a rather difficult year for me. I had concluded my national youth service and was in Lagos foraging through the Nigerian labor market in that city because we had...

/ July 7, 2020

Faith: A Matter of Life or Death?

Faith: A matter of life or death? By: Olapeju Simoyan (MD, MPH) July 6, 2020 After reading Deji Yesufu’s essay on faith healing and death, I was inspired to share my thoughts on the subject. I agree with his position...

/ July 7, 2020

The Hushpuppi, Woodberry Jibiti Generation

The Hushpuppi, Woodberry Jibiti Generation By: Festus Adedayo Until their arrest and extradition last week by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to the United States, Ramon Olorunwa Abbas, also known as Ray Hushpuppi and his accomplice in cyber-heist, Olalekan Jacob...

/ July 5, 2020

Yahaya Bello and the Coming COVID-19 Outbreak in Kogi State

Yahaya Bello and the Coming COVID-19 Outbreak in Kogi State By: Deji Yesufu Yahaya Bello is the Governor of Kogi State. Kogi is a state in the middle belt area of Nigeria. Its capital, Lokoja, was once the capital of...

/ July 1, 2020