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Jun 19

What Is The #IAMNOTMYHAIR Campaign?

‘’the worst fucking thing happened to me today. I got arrested and they just released me. Guess what their reason was? My hair. My fucking hair. I was so close to tears because these people were enjoying themselves and they couldn’t even hide it.”

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Jun 17

A Nobel’s Endorsement and the Extents of a Nation’s Gullibility

Fact is that the Buhari government had become too unpopular for Soyinka to endorse it publicly. The next best thing, therefore, was to offer support in invisible ways. Indeed, Soyinka knew better than anyone that Moghalu stood no realistic chance. The performance of his running mate at the vice presidential debate was a rude awakening to Nigerians that perhaps their best leadership materials are very much resident in the PDP and the APC.

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Jun 14

The Eyes of Determination: Re-imagining Wizkid’s Celestial cum Maternal Praise Anthem

To those who aren’t quite his people and are busy downing tools, giving up on life and doubting everything essentially – like Solo who said he’d never blow – Wizkid’s message in ‘Ojuelegba’ is simple: You only live once, so why not commit to prayers whose efficacy has not only been proven but is in fact the very reason why he has grown by leaps and bounds to the point of writing/performing the very successful anthem called ‘Ojuelegba’ and beyond.

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Jun 11

Encounter With A Same Sex Advance

Because this happened somewhere in Africa where the position both officially and unofficially is a posturing of zero tolerance for homosexuality and homosexual behavior – I mean so many Africans have obtained asylum away from Africa just on this issue. There has been so much frowning on the matter from a number of past and present African leaders including from Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe and rather more famously, Uhuru Kenyatta’s (of Kenya) non-entertainment of the subject whilst standing next to Barack Obama

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