Valentine, Baba’s Vacation And Other Stories By Reuben Abati

“Happy Valentine’s day, my friend” “You don’t wish someone Happy Valentine’s day with ordinary mouth, my friend” “Are you a woman?  The gifts are for women, not male friends.” “You see, yourself?  You are a bush man just like one of my friends who got a text message from his girlfriend, and he started asking…

Read more

That Andrew Yakubu By Charly Boy

The other day, I was in the midst of those I thought were reasonable people – a small group of lawyers, engineers and realtors or real estate guys, and as usual, the topic of conversation was our dear country Nigeria. Then someone said, “Abegi President Buhari should bring back our corruption,” and to my surprise, everyone…

Read more

Fayemi: Celebrating An Enigma At 52 By Olayinka Oyebode

Just as his most recent lecture “The Successor- Generation: Reflections on Values and Knowledge in Nation Building”, delivered at the 49th Convocation ceremonies of his alma mater, the University of Lagos, has become a subject of diverse interpretations, analyses and appraisals, Dr Kayode Fayemi, Minister of Mines and Steel Development, is seen by many from…

Read more