New Year, New You?

It is a culture of companies and organizations to close accounts at the end of the calendar year. Mostly, fresh work starts in the beginning of the year. Same thing you hear from people who tend to want to change their lifestyle and set new goals that will lead them to achieve their set dreams….

Take Note 2: Of Footnotes and Endnotes

In academics and research world, details can’t be played with. References are mostly supplied to back up a point. The writer of a thesis, article or research document must show clearly where he gets his point from. He must not just state a point earlier made by another author or writer without giving credence to…

Take Notes 1: Keeping Memories

Recently, I lost my WhatsApp chats that I have not backed up on Google. Somehow, I couldn’t get some chats with some people. I chatted some friends up and we continued from where our last conversation was. I have a good memory, I think. Unfortunately, there was a conversation I had with a client that…

Celebrating You?

Celebrating You? Appreciating friends and family is a very good thing everyone must learn. You see, I have written in one of the articles on my blog the necessity of appreciation of family and friends while they are still alive. So no need to talk about that today( You can read the article here Ghost…

Voices and Echoes – Taiwo Elijah Ogunleye

Taiwo Elijah Ogunleye is a Nigerian lawyer and poet. On the 26th day of October, 2019, he challenged himself to write ten poems in a rush. In his words, poems should come as a spontaneous overflow of one’s thoughts. The result of the ten poems have been compiled in the book “Voices and Echoes”. Below…

Pencils, Erasers and Sharpners

Pencils, Erasers and Sharpners. Hello! It’s been awhile you heard from me. I know I have been off. It seems to I have been up on the mountain looking down on life and thinking about life and everything else. It’s a good thing to do. You know it’s not everytime you talk, there must be…

Two Mad Men

Two Mad Men Events in life made me to realize that there are two set of men other men (men in this contest means human beings) contend with. Everywhere you go you deal with a person who demonstrate what some have regarded as five minutes madness. However, despite this madness I know for sure the…

Failing Forward

When we fail, we always have the feeling that we are not capable of doing it again. Sometimes, it is not even after we failed for the first time, it is when we failed like the second or third time, we feel we can’t achieve it again. We lose hope. We lose confidence in self….

The WORST IS YET TO HAPPEN

The Worst is yet to happen! There are several things you may need to consider as this week ends. One of it is the fact that the worst has never happened. Knowing that the thing that happened to you or to your society is not the worst, may be one of the reasons for you…

A LITTLE GIST ON ASSUMPTIONS

Assumptions that I am used to: 1. “I thought you are Hausa ” Me: 😂 Hausa ko, Gambari ni! (I am actually not an Hausa, nothing is wrong with being an Hausa.) People make that assumptions because they thought I look like an Hausa. 2. How will you be from Oyo state and be serving…