Happy Easter: What is your resolution?

At one point or the other in life, we find ourselves making resolutions. However, it isn’t enough to make resolutions, one must develop the discipline required to live by them. Discipline is simply the ability to keep doing what is right whether it is convenient or not. Many make resolutions cheaply but fail the test of discipline, hence, miss the reward attached. They fail to see that the cause of their setback is their lack of discipline. For every promise of God there is a reward attached, likewise, for every…

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CentrespreadGrey committed to reinvention –Ayanwale

Chief Executive Officer of CentrespreadGrey and one of Nigeria’s most successful marketing communications moguls, Kola Ayanwale has described the partnership between Grey Africa and Centrespread which birthed the new CentrespreadGrey as a demonstration of the readiness of Africans to foster seamless relationships that promote excellence across the continent. In a chat with a team of journalists in Lagos, Ayanwale noted that the affiliation between Centrespread and Grey became necessary to satisfy a growing search by discerning clients for strong creative marketing communications super markets that have the wherewithal to innovate…

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APC still clearing PDP mess –Hon. Okeyomi

Hon. Dipo Okeyomi popularly referred to as ‘Carry Go’, is a chairmanship aspirant in Ojokoro Local Council Development Area of Lagos State who is very passionate about the transformation of his area. In a recent interview with journalists in Lagos, he speaks about the coming local government election in the state and the good things that await the people of his area if voted into office. OLALEKAN OSIADE brings excerpts…   How do you feel about the release of the guidelines for the Lagos State local government election, considering that…

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Sanusi: We created room for Boko Haram, Chibok tragedy

•‘My father could dump throne if…’ •Buhari has failed abducted girls, Nigeria –BBOG   Emir of Kano, His Highness Muhammad Sanusi (II) has tasked the political elite and religious leaders in northern Nigeria to take responsibility for the menace of Boko Haram and the accompanying tragedy of the abduction of the Chibok girls. He noted that these incidents were made possible by the kind of society created over the years by the people of the region. Sanusi’s remarks came at a ceremony to mark the three years anniversary of the…

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N-Power gulps N6bn monthly, says Buhari’s aide

The Federal Government has said it expends the sum of N6billion monthly on the 200,000 beneficiaries of the N-Power scheme, one of its social investment programmes. The president’s Senior Special Assistant on Job Creation and Youth Employment, Afolabi Imoukhuede, disclosed this in Abeokuta on Thursday, during an interactive workshop for Ogun State N-Power volunteer corps. In attendance were the Focal Person for N-Power and state Commissioner for Special Duties, Barrister Leke Adewolu, and other senior officials of the monitoring team. Imoukhuede said the President Muhammadu Buhariled administration was set to…

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A forced visit to Kumapayi’s barber’s shop

once had an encounter with a cantankerous Federal Road Safety Corps member some years back. He was of the rank and file. The guy who drove my car didn’t use the seat-belt, a punishable traffic offence. I sat beside the driver. I can’t remember any time, I failed to use the seat-belt either when driving or being driven. I also call people’s attention to it whenever they didn’t use their seat-belts. But on this particular day, I think it was an inadvertent error on the part of the guy who…

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Atinuke’s journey to wellness (2)

CONTINUED FROM LAST WEEK     So she had the baby couple of weeks after Taiwo left. With no family or friends around, she had to rely on the hospital support system. A doula was hired for her while she was in labour and even after having the baby the hospital had to keep her there for couple of days more while working on a postpartum support system for her. After staying in the hospital for about a week, she was eventually released to go home. An elderly woman, Mrs.…

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A marriage that needs deliverance

  The word “Deliverance” has several dictionary meanings. In the context of this study however, deliverance means “saving, rescuing or releasing someone or something from a painful, bad or limiting experience or oppression.” Today, there are so many marriages in our society that require deliverance. Unfortunately, ignorance on the part of couples has led to marital stagnation. For instance, how many people understand that marriage is more of spiritual than logical affair? Successful marriage is a mystery that is beyond financial, intellectual and logical capacity (Ephesians 5:31-32). So, deliverance of…

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