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THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE POLICE

Correcting people is fraught with lots of danger. Depending on how you go about the correction, the iteration you are trying to correct, people could get defensive, and not take the correction in good faith. However, given the right personality…

INVESTING IN RISK

Recently, FirstBank PLC wrote off bad loans in the billions, bringing their profit margins down to appallingly abysmal levels compared to last year’s results. Of course, when companies have plummeting profits, the first casualty, as a part of a cost…

To Bomb or not to Bomb (A Dialogue)

There was this report on the news. Suicide Bomber Forced To Detonate Bomb On Himself And the following conversation ensued: Dele: Forcing a suicide bomber to blow self. Poetic Justice! Accelerated Execution!! . Do suicide bombers still have a right…

THE RICH ALSO SWEAT

I have just seen the following on Twitter: @MrAyeDee: First time in my life that I’ve been in a hotel of this magnitude without power for this long. #Abuja #Hilton So, a 5 star hotel like the Hilton in Abuja…

CHARITY BEGINS FROM NIGERIA

Perhaps we remember the music by Late Fela Kuti.. I no be gentleman at all… I be African man original…? There has been cacophonous noise for and against Ben Murray-Bruce, the Nigerian Senator who has been campaigning that “we buy…