Conversation Gone Wrong

Conversation Gone Wrong






We tend to betray our provincialism and desire to control others in our conversations. Scarcely can we hide our mindsets, even when we try. Anytime I have the three conversations that follow, I am deeply saddened by most of the exchanges. Conversation One You: Hi dear. Are you home yet? (It’s 7pm) Me: (Ignores the[…]

Rape Stories

Rape Stories






I was thinking about Nigerian stories of male and female rape today. Publicising stories about rape will reduce its opportunistic nature, as people become more vigilant. It will also bring some relief to the victims. But, I’m wondering when Nigeria will finally tackle rape’s root causes – impunity, little or no consequence and easy access[…]