Category: Humanities

John Ibekwe Buries His Mother

John Ibekwe Buries His Mother By: Deji Yesufu My friend John Ibekwe will be burying his mother, Elizabeth Ibekwe, next Friday, 23rd, April, 2021, at their family compound – that of Late Chief G. C. Ibekwe, Ofeahia Umuduru Egbeaguru, Onuimo...

/ April 15, 2021

TRANSITION: Prof. Benjamin Ekundayo OLUFEMI

Professor Benjamin Ekundayo OLUFEMI: TRANSITION With gratitude to God for a life well spent, and total submission to the will of the Almighty, we the family, announce the translation into glory of our beloved Father and Patriarch, Professor Benjamin Ekundayo...

/ April 13, 2021

Get the COVID-19 Vaccines; Stop the Conspiracy Theories – They are not True

Get the COVID-19 Vaccines; Stop the Conspiracy Theories - They are not True By: Deji Yesufu Today makes it one week exactly I took the COVID-19 Vaccines. I work in a health facility and we were given some prority when...

/ April 7, 2021

Mr. & Mrs. and the Joint Account

Mr. & Mrs. and the Joint Account By: Deji Yesufu So a tweet has been making the rounds on social media. It is one of those story tweets that are relayed in a chain. Someone has even gone further to...

/ March 29, 2021

Why the Coronavirus Has not Killed You

Why the Coronavirus Has not Killed You By: Deji Yesufu A few days ago I came across an article I wrote last year just about the time the lockdown was beginning to happen all around the world. The stories we...

/ March 25, 2021

Bombs on the Third Mainland Bridge

Bombs on the Third Mainland Bridge “I hope we do not get stuck in hold up again today. I must be home before my children go to bed. We may decide on an alternative route home if traffic on Third...

/ March 20, 2021

Nigeria: A Nation on a Path to Self-destruct

Nigeria: A Nation on a Path to Self-destruct By: Deji Yesufu Ngozi (not real name) was born in Eastern Nigeria but at a tender age her family migrated to the United States of America – seeking a good life within...

/ March 11, 2021

Generosity: A Lifestyle Many Learn Late

Generosity: A Lifestyle Many Learn Late By: Deji Yesufu Mama Deji supplies us meat at the place where I work. One finds it better patronizing her because her customer base here is large and thus she always runs out of...

/ March 6, 2021

Timi Dakolo’s “Everything”

Timi Dakolo’s “Everything (Amen)” By: Deji Yesufu If you have not seen Timi Dakolo’s newest music video, I appeal to you to take the time to watch it here; I assure you that it would be worth your time doing...

/ February 25, 2021

Defeating Mr. Macaroni: Face of a Failed Nation

Defeating Mr. Macaroni: Face of a Failed Nation By: Deji Yesufu When it was announced that the Lekki Toll Gate will resume activities on the 13th of February, 2020, there were two forces that came face to face at daring...

/ February 16, 2021