Monthly Archives: June 2014

If 1 can do it, well…

  Sometimes the word CHANGE becomes heavy as you start aging; it was not as easy when we were younger either. Even chores as little as changing your uniform into your play clothes came with too much stress…  Change is something everyone looks forward to but we suddenly become...

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The way forward?

  It is true to some certain degree that Nigerians measure success or failure in terms of how many cars one drives or how many rooms make up a house… or whether one has a house in the village… whether one eats chocolates on a daily basis or chicken...

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HOAYS

  SO WHAT’S ALL THE BUZZ ABOUT #HOAYS, ANYWAYS?By Ozioma Ozzy Ogbaji My friend called me lastma (in her words, someone who “carries last” to get information)for using this as my BlackBerry Messenger personal message recently-Half of a Yellow Sun…a must-read…apparently, the whole world has read the book and...

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THE TRANSFORMATION AGENDA

  Let me start by admitting that as much as I like to form Nigerian Toh Badt I had never stopped to take some minutes to read about the Transformation Agenda. So today, while at work, I made a mental note to just “Google it”. Google it I did....

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Pause Part 3

  Last week, we brought you a short story by Daniel Okosun. His short stories are written in episodes. This is the Third part of the series. Enjoy… Originally posted here: http://1mensays.wordpress.com/2014/05/10/pause-episode-2/?relatedposts_hit=1&relatedposts_origin=48&relatedposts_position=1 PAUSE By Daniel Okosun “…yeah, a great job you’re doing taking care of mommy. What do you know about...

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NO MORE ACCIDENTAL LEADERSHIP

In my previous two articles on this blog, I wrote about the different paths to political change and how smart people in politics could end up falling into what I termed ‘the Obama trap’. But another change that we need to make to our political system is what I...

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Transitions or new growth?

  Transitions or new growth? It is time for tales by moonlights… or tales by sunlights (depending on the time this #muse meets you) Haha! Ehen. So grab a chair. The #Muser is at it again. If you are a creme de la creme of the society please carry...

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Pause Part II

  When they got to the empty desk, the nurse went round and provided Enyinnaya with the necessary documents to fill, which he did; his trembling hands almost making his writing unintelligible. The nurse eyed the finger marks on his shoulder and the blood stained vest. “Labour pains?” She...

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The Script

Hey guys, welcome to fables. Its Omon here and today I will be starting a short mythical series based on past Nigerian heroes and current issues awa naija is facing. Please feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section and share the story on your social networks.Enjoy.************************************...

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SEE ME SEE TROUBLE

  Now unto more trivial issues, I mean it’s not every time we should be too serious. So… 8:28pm. I was walking home from work. I had walked for a little bit and was getting to a major road which is safe to thread except the streetlights are out…...

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