Category Environment

Blue Sapphire by Lawal Sani

                A bright rising sun is just about to overpower a white blanket of fog over the hills and valleys on which the settlement of Hurum Gora is scattered. The settlement is just coming alive; farmers are making their way to the fields, while cattle rearers are milking […]

On the Pulse of Morning – By Maya Angelou

A Rock, A River, A Tree Hosts to species long since departed, Marked the mastodon. The dinosaur, who left dry tokens Of their sojourn here On our planet floor, Any broad alarm of their hastening doom Is lost in the gloom of dust and ages. But today, the Rock cries out to us, clearly, forcefully, […]

OCCUPYING RIO+20 #RioFail

“I speak for the Nigerian people. The President of Nigeria speaks for the oil companies and private interests. The Nigerian president has no┬ábusiness┬ábeing in Rio today. The Nigerian president does not represent the interest of the 112 million poor people of Nigeria. The Nigerian president today in Rio represents the oil companies: the Nigerian president […]