Bianca Potential

Bianca Potential By: Deji Yesufu During my days at Ahmadu Bello University, there was a lady who had come to my school for her undergraduate studies at about the same time. My family and hers remain family friends till this...

/ March 18, 2022

“Soro Soke..!” – Dr. Bukunmi Kolade

“Soro Soke were” – Dr. Bukunmi Kolade This Yoruba expression was first made by Lola Idije, a prominent  Nollywood actress. Literarily speaking, it means “speak up lunatic” or “speak up dunce”. it was taken up during the ill fated End...

/ March 14, 2022

The Man Died: Reflections on Life and Losses

The Man Died: Reflections on Life and Losses By: Deji Yesufu Ezekiel Atang was a Pentecostal pastor who had a thriving ministry in Akwa Ibom State. A few weeks ago, the internet went agog with news of his sudden death....

/ March 10, 2022

Visiting Enugu: How IPOB is Destroying Eastern Nigeria

Visiting Enugu: How IPOB is Destroying Eastern Nigeria By: Deji Yesufu October 2018 I was in Enugu to promote my book, VICTOR BANJO. I used the trip to also familiarize myself with Eastern Nigeria – since I had never been...

/ February 26, 2022

The War Between Russia and Ukraine

The War Between Russia and Ukraine By: Deji Yesufu I have just read Sunday Adelaja's Facebook post. He says all out war has broken out between Ukraine and Russia. Adelaja is a Nigerian pastor living in Kiev, Ukraine. He says...

/ February 24, 2022

Elitist Christianity

Elitist Christianity By: Deji Yesufu An elite can be regarded as an individual who is on the higher rung of society. Elites, today, will generally be regarded as individuals who are educated and wealthy; individuals who are in government and...

/ February 20, 2022

Guns and Blood in Ibadan

Guns and Blood in Ibadan By: Deji Yesufu Yesterday, there were guns blazing in Ibadan and there was blood everywhere. It is no longer news that a bullion van was attacked by armed robbers in the early afternoon yesterday at...

/ February 11, 2022
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Dear Nigerian Parent…

Dear Nigerian Parent... By: Deji Yesufu My dear Nigerian parent, I trust God that this letter meets you well. Since I do not have a specific person in mind who I am writing to, I hope that as you read...

/ February 9, 2022

Military Coups are Morally Wrong

Military Coups are Morally Wrong By: Deji Yesufu On Tuesday, 1st February, 2020, there were gun fires around the city of Bissau, the capital city of Guinea Bissau. News began to filter out that a military coup was ongoing in...

/ February 3, 2022

Why You Should Remain in Nigeria

Why You Should Remain in Nigeria By: Deji Yesufu Let me begin this article by accepting the reality that some people are destined to leave Nigeria. The truth is that some professionals will thrive better outside this country and they...

/ January 21, 2022