Month: January 2021

Aliko Dangote’s Costly Libido Mess

Aliko Dangote’s costly libido mess By: Festus Adedayo How can a man fight very difficult life battles, vanquish them all, be a household name in the world as a result of his handsome laurels in business, and then, all of...

/ January 31, 2021

Why You Should Go to Church Anyway

Why You Should Go to Church Anyway By: Deji Yesufu After work this past Monday, I was at the gate of our estate running an errand for my wife. I dedicated the half an hour I estimated it would take...

/ January 28, 2021

Parenting: Concerning Doyin Okupe’s Gay Son

Parenting: Concerning Doyin Okupe's Gay Son By: Deji Yesufu This week, since Monday, I have published one article every day on Text and Publishing because there are many issues that have caught my attention in the previous week and that...

/ January 27, 2021

RE: A Gay Man in Biden’s Cabinet

RE: A Gay Man in Biden’s Cabinet A Response to Senator Adeyeye’s Essay By: Deji Yesufu When I read Sola Adeyeye’s “A Gay Man in Biden’s Cabinet”, I knew immediately I must offer a rejoinder to the article. Senator Adeyeye...

/ January 26, 2021

Ayisha Osori, Ibadan Book Club and Sundry Matters

Ayisha Osori, Ibadan Book Club and Sundry Matters By: Deji Yesufu This weekend I received an invitation to be at a book reading with Ayisha Osori, author of “Love Does Not Win Elections”. As a civil servant Saturday is about...

/ January 25, 2021

A View on New Year Prayers and Fasting

A View on New Year Prayers and Fasting By: Deji Yesufu It is very common to find many Nigerian Christians engage in a series of prayers and fasting at the turn of a new year or even at the beginning...

/ January 21, 2021

OLIKOYE

OLIKOYE By: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie How softly the rain fell that Monday morning when my water broke. Because I was used to the raging downpours of Lagos, this quiet patter calmed me, filled me with peace. My husband Omoregie was...

/ January 19, 2021

Concerning Cheap Labor in Nigeria

Concerning Cheap Labor in Nigeria By: Deji Yesufu Throughout December the company that usually removes the garbage can from my home was unable to do so. When I finally reached the lady in charge, she told me that the Hausa...

/ January 17, 2021

Celebrating Pastor Oladele as the Newly Appointed President of CAC

Celebrating Pastor Oladele as the Newly Appointed President of CAC By: Deji Yesufu In the year 2008 the local church I used to attend here in the city of Ibadan invited this pastor to preach at its annual conference. When...

/ January 15, 2021

COVID-19 in the Bible

COVID-19 in the Bible By: Deji Yesufu January 2020 introduced a new normal to the world we live in. It was in this month, a year ago, when reports of the ravaging effect of a new disease, with roots in...

/ January 14, 2021