Category Musings

Ramblings of tired four eyes

Am I talking to myself? I keep wondering, is anyone listening? Are these signs obvious only to me? Oh dear, is anyone listening at all? I will not be the carrier of bad news, Or the fake painter of good news. I will simply tell the tales as I see them-as the gods allow me […]

STATEMENT ON ROBERTO DI MATTEO

There are only two sackings in the history of Chelsea FC that I have disagreed with. The first was The Special one, next was Chelsea legend Ray Wilkins. Today, the sacking of Bobby Di Mateo makes it a hat trick for me. The Champion’s League trophy was always the utopia he craved but even that […]

PUTTING UP APPEARANCES

He put her on a pedestal In front of God and man. He put a ring on her finger Before her family and his. He put his body in hers, Sealing them in holy matrimony. She put her life on hold Before fame and fortune, he first. He started putting her through hell with words, […]

THE SECRETARY AND THE PERM SEC: A TALE OF TWO FIRSTS (Pt 2)

(Continued from THE SECRETARY AND THE PERM SEC: A TALE OF TWO FIRSTS) Appointment as Secretary of State and Permanent Secretary:¬†January 21st 2009 Hilary Rodham Clinton resigned from the senate and took the oath of office as Secretary of State. America¬†received this differently as some people questioned her role after her heavy criticism of President […]

THE SECRETARY AND THE PERM SEC: A TALE OF TWO FIRSTS.

Legend has it that while the two were studying law in Yale, Hilary saw Bill at a bar drinking away his sorrows after being dumped by another woman. He had the good looks, charm, gift of garb, and a way with women. She struck up a conversation with him and the rest is history. Sadly, […]

BEFORE, DURING AND AFTER

Legend has it that my mother never wanted kids and till this day, it remains a puzzle to me how she eventually had four. My uncles and aunts love to gist us hilarious stories of how mother tried to get rid of not one, two, but three of them (excluding yours truly of course) before […]

VOICES OF OUR GENERATION

As a Nigerian, I believe that part our bigger problem is that we are uninformed about issues. Even the educated ones know more about the happenings of the EPL, the celebrities on E! and the wanna be’s in BigBrother house than about the issues and policies that directly affects us as Nigerians. Our reading culture […]