Why am I Different?

Why am I Different?

I am fascinated by the biblical character called, Ruth. She was a Moabitess who married a Jew. When her husband died, she moved to Israel with her mother-in-law, Naomi; leaving culture, family and gods behind. The last item is telling. Those who lived in Canaan were fascinated by gods – Israelites and foreigners alike. The[…]

Thoughts on Cryptocurrency

Thoughts on Cryptocurrency

A look at Google’s top inquiries of 2017, shows that “How to Buy Bitcoin”, came third globally. This surge of interest and the actions that followed, explain why global cryptocurrency exchanges are overwhelmed and why new member verifications, deposits & withdrawals are slow. Meanwhile, those who invested early, have since recovered their principal and made significant returns. Cryptocurrency[…]

Brand Power

Brand Power

I recently commented on a friend’s social media wall, about whether Guaranty Trust Bank (GTBank) would lose customers to other banks, over its recent spat with Innoson Motors. Here are my thoughts. I’ve used GTBank’s and other banks’ e-channels. GTBank’s is better. What banks fail to realise is that, if a brand is not technologically superior, this generation won’t[…]

Issa New Year!

Issa New Year!

Last year, I became afraid of God’s casual statements. Afraid in an exciting and wondrous way. My relationship with God is simplistic. When I need to discuss something important, I spend quality time with him. I read the Bible and while doing so, God speaks to me. I also talk to him in the stillness[…]

The Man Died

The Man Died

I watched a man die yesterday. He was a pedestrian with bad timing, who crossed a busy interstate road. He was hit by the car in front of me. A few thoughts struck me, after I jolted myself from the incredible shock and sorrow. When the pedestrian and driver made plans for the new year,[…]