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13 Bamidele Street

13 Bamidele Street

I think my unlucky number is 13. I have strongly come to associate misfortunes to number 13 and this has not failed me since I began paying attention to it. Obiora says that’s not what smart people do but I don’t care what Obiora says. […]

Dear Nigerian Men, You Must Learn To Save Yourself From Women With Long Lashes

Dear Nigerian Men, You Must Learn To Save Yourself From Women With Long Lashes

So here I am at my work place having one of our numerous round table discussions about one of those things we have heated discussions about. I am the ‘Feminist’ at the table and it is easy to see, from that standpoint, the many loopholes […]

To The Girl In The Mirror

To The Girl In The Mirror

Hey, girl in the mirror… A few years from now, a lot of things will make a lot more sense than they do now. Try not to think too many lofty thoughts in your tiny head with all your quiet time – and those are […]

Chasing The White Dream.

Chasing The White Dream.

So my colleague sends us the picture at the right and as usual, the comments come rolling in. My colleagues – I think we need a piece on them. They make dreadful work a lot of fun and turn the most tiring of days into one […]

Dear Future Wife,

Dear Future Wife,

So wonderful of you to write me! You did say a lot and I don’t know where to start making my case. Just so you know, you’ll love my mum. What’s there not to love? She’s the female representation of everything you’ll love about me. I […]