Category: Humanities

Lekki Toll Gate Shooting: An Appeal to the Nigerian Military

Lekki Toll Gate Shooting: An Appeal to the Nigerian Military by: Deji Yesufu Twentieth October will be exactly one year when the momentous EndSARS protests, that raged through many states in Nigeria, was abruptly cut short by the killing and...

/ October 18, 2021

Beware of Government Overreach

Beware of Government Overreach by: Deji Yesufu I saw an article online a few days ago where a man was lamenting the dressing of a young woman on the street of Lagos. This person then suggested that the government of...

/ October 15, 2021
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“Pastor, Leave My Wife Alone”

"Pastor, Leave My Wife Alone" by: Deji Yesufu A young man has let out a cry for help on a social media platform. He says he is convinced that his wife is emotionally entangled with a pastor. While he has...

/ October 7, 2021

Remembering the Tragic Death of John Baba Angulu

Remembering the Tragic Death of John "Baba" Angulu by: Deji Yesufu The year was 1994. Life had showed up some sunny side for me. I was seventeen years old and I had already gained admission to read Electrical Engineering at...

/ October 4, 2021

Mrs. Keku’s Son (A True Story)

Mrs. Keku's Son (A True Story) by: Deji Yesufu The year 2004 remains a year I will not forget very quickly in my life. It was the year I had surgery; the year I returned from my botched venture to...

/ September 21, 2021

BBNaija: The Tega Trouble

BBNaija: The Tega Trouble By: Deji Yesufu So I eventually got caught in the BBNaija show and the issues around it. Those of us public commentators cannot avoid it as it is indeed the talk of social rounds in Nigeria,...

/ September 7, 2021

God’s Laws in Modern Times

GOD'S LAWS IN MODERN TIMES By: Deji Yesufu I have been watching Big Brother Nigeria (BBN). In the past few days I have been staying at a house where the people love to watch the show, so I get to...

/ August 31, 2021

What C. H. Spurgeon Said of “Apostle” Suleiman Johnson

What C. H. Spurgeon Said of “Apostle” Suleiman Johnson By: Deji Yesufu “We shall, as we ripen in grace, have greater sweetness towards our fellow Christians. Bitter-spirited Christians may know a great deal, but they are immature. I know we...

/ August 25, 2021

Afghanistan and the Triumph of World Ideologies

Afghanistan and the Triumph of World Ideologies by: Deji Yesufu When I wrote my final thesis at seminary, I stumbled on a piece of information in my research that was a little troubling. Till this moment, I have not been...

/ August 17, 2021

Frugality: A Fading Virtue

Frugality: A Fading Virtue By: Deji Yesufu One day, a few years ago, as I sat in my room I overheard Pastor E. A. Adeboye, General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), on TV instruct his congregation...

/ July 30, 2021