Anambra State and its Wahala!

I have almost given up on my beloved state. Why? Because lately, there is hardly anything to love about it -well, except that it’s the home of my forefathers and really, when I do go to my home town, it does feel like home. Here are my worries: the roads are unbelievably bad, it’s highly undeveloped, security is poor and it’s boring! However, my main grouse with my home state is its inability to produce good Governors. This is rather ironical when one considers that this same state has produced so many talented leaders in different spheres of our nation. However, […]

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Borisade, Resign!

Borisade is our current Minister of Aviation. I have nothing against him but his track record is terrible. When he was in Education his ineptitude was clear, now that he’s in Aviation, it is even worse. There have been 5 aviation accidents this year -not because our pilots are bad or our planes are old but because some people are just not doing their jobs! There was an accident on Sunday, and like most air disasters it was ghastly. Rather than investigating what led to the incidence, the Minister hastily heaped the blame on the pilot. When the weather is bad, normally, […]

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One Crash Too Many.

There was yet another crash today -the fifth in one year. It is kind of ironic that this crash occurred almost a year after the ghastly Bellview flight which claimed the lives of all its occupants. This recurrence is quite confusing; is it a sign of the end or is it that Nigerian airlines are just plain irresponsible? Already a number of my friends have stopped using commercial airlines within Nigeria. However, a majority of airline users have no choice but to continue to fly them. My heart goes out to all those who lost their loved ones in the ADC […]

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Day 1

I am so excited to have my very own blog! Here, I hope to chronicle my experiences as a young christian, Nigerian wife and mother. I also want to chronicle the stages as I transition my hair back to its original form -natural! It’s a big step to go natural in Africa (funny right?) because people generally look down on natural hair, attributing it mostly to people who can’t afford to relax their or even buy a good relaxing kit. Well, for me I just want to be natural and free …the real me! #GoTeamNatural Please read along!

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