Rainmakers BookClub

Special Invitation

Hello there! How are you doing today? If youre based in Abuja, I would like to invite you to a wonderful andunique opportunity to learn and get connected with other brilliant minds right here in Abuja. You see my friend, when the world seems to be losing its head over sensationalized trivia… The best thing […]

Success Stories: Having What It Takes

Where are all my career and business women? This is the moment you’ve been waiting for, gather round for a career-uplifting summit unlike anything you have ever attended. Come and rub shoulders with beautuful and brilliant women who have reached the peak of their careers and are eager to share insights and ideas on how […]

How To Enslave A Nation

A lesson on the Politics of Poverty

Once Joseph Stalin of Soviet Union, came to a meeting with a live chicken. He started to pluck its feathers one by one off. The chicken quacked in pain, blood oozing from its pores. It gave out heart-breaking cries but Stalin continued without remorse plucking feather after feather until the chicken was completely naked. After […]

Before You Say “I Do”

The rate of divorce in Nigeria will climb higher as female empowerment surpasses male entitlement. Men are yet to accept reality. Now a lot of men will find this truth a bit hard to swallow. But it is a fact. The world you perhaps grew up in during the ’80s and ’90s with your father’s […]

Conspiracy of Silence

Many evils are committed daily across the country but very few times does anyone ever dare speak out, for fear of the unknown. Instead we CHOOSE to suffer silently. With muffled sounds we weep. We grumble and murmur. Afraid that if we scream out loud we may be accused of making a hate speech and […]

Jealousy breeds Acrimony

Discussing Some of Our Deadly Emotions

For the last two months, many of my friends asked my opinion on Tyler Perry’s latest movie, Acrimony. Now I don’t intend to make this a movie review, but I think somethings must be straigtened out on how we manage our darker emotions and the effect on our decision making process. Envy is quite simple […]

Our Conversations Are Dying

Having a decent great conversation and leaving everyone fulfilled, enlightened and entertained by having shared memories and insights on a variety of issues is one of the great joys of life. Unfortunately many people have forgotten what it feels like as they have been quite used to getting information online and communicating back quite passively […]

Use Your Voice

Strengthening Our Democracy- One Voice at a Time

Yesterday morning I got a flurry of phone calls and messages from concerned friends and well-wishers who saw a news report that was posted by Sahara Reporters on my encounter with the Nigerian Police Force. Some folks were of the opinion that I request Sahara Reporters to take down the report so I am not […]

What Colour is Your Guardian Angel?

The Need to Think about Your Thinking

The default settings of the human mind over time should be subjected to certain questions as your mind gets exposed to new insights, ideas and ideals. But if you’re still thinking the same way as you thought when you were back at the University, then are you really growing? You may be growing old without […]

The Evolution of Juju

Science or Sceance?

A friend of mine who is also a brilliant medical doctor, Obinna Aligwekwe, tells the story of how in the olden days, when one was suspected of stealing or witch-craft, one was given the Calabar Bean seed to swallow to prove innocence. The order was to SWALLOW it. Those who were afraid or knew they […]