President Buhari, of Nigeria, recently said his wife belonged to the kitchen, the living room and the ‘other room’ after she criticised his political decisions openly. When this occured, some women were livid, while others supported his claims. Several men came out to say he was correct, while others claimed he was wrong. I was tempted to ask the men in my life, where they felt their wives belonged; the other room, the kitchen, or the boardroom. Apparently, most people have accepted that the ‘other room‘ was a reference to the bedroom stating wise women have mastered the skills of manipulation in there. (more…)

When I heard about a Channel Four documentary detailing the lives of the Nigerian rich and famous my heart sunk. Again we (Nigerians) were being recognised for nothing of value. I suppose it was better than being known for evil deeds. However, when millions are dying, and poverty is catching up with so many, is licentiousness not considered wicked? The show merely served as a catalyst for me to voice my opinions on the current state of affairs, in the hopes that you will share your ideas too. (more…)

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Dear Mr President,

I like how our people have coined you PMB, there is joy and laughter on the faces of many. People say that your posture brings hope and that you are a messenger from God. To be honest with you, prior to your inauguration, I was indifferent to you. I felt that although you had been successful in being president in the past, you seemed a bit too strict. Yet I know that the ‘War Against Indiscipline’ you initiated is needed even more ardently in todays Nigeria. (more…)