Heavenly Conscious. Earthly Useless

We sometimes can get so Heavenly conscious and Earthly useless to one another. So many people keep malice with their own parents for one reason or the other. Some parents also are spiteful to their kids/grand-kids over unmet expectations. Others are constantly at loggerheads with their siblings or long-time friends over frivolities. Some are intolerant […]

Show Us More Kindness and Less Gore

An accident happened on our way to church earlier today. First we heard a loud tyre screech followed by a loud bang, before we even saw the burning vehicle that hit an electric pole. A small crowd had soon gathered… but the problem was many of them were not interested in throwing sand on the […]

The Special Grace of God

Delegating all our cares to Heaven.

Please why is it that if you ask a typical Nigerian, “Will you be able to come to the office today so we have a meeting and make a decision?” They’ll say, “By the special grace of God”. What does grace have to do with that? Tell a Nigerian voter about a particular injustice or […]

A Security Tip for Every Nigerian

How to Avoid Your Phones from determining your kidnap value

I keep saying this 99 times. When in a kidnap situation, toss away your phone or smash it! Apparently the kidnappers use the contents of your phone to determine how much ransom you were worth. So apparently that lovely posing pic in the wrong hands could mean you are a very rich person who can […]

Being Lawful in a Lawless Society

Is this Wisdom or Folly?

So let me explain… from my experience in doing business in Nigeria, I now realize that very often, the good guys come last and this scenario plays out happens whether in politics, business, private sector or the civil service. This is just the way things are. The Nigerian police expects, sorry DEMANDS to be paid […]

Are You a Hypochondriac?

I woke up this morning shivering with a terrible cold. I thought I had malaria. Then I turn to Mrs. Okoro and ask her if she’s also feeling badly cold… she said yes. Aha! Then it’s all good… must be the weather then. Napoleon Hill believes that most illness begins with a negative mind. Its […]

When is the Best Time for Change?

Dogs, like all other life-forms are driven by instinct. It doesn’t matter whether you dress them up in expensive designer clothes. They will still bark at every passing stray cat, urinate on trees to mark their territory, and then go smell each other butts. Human beings are the only creatures that have been given free […]

Whose Hands are Your Plans In?

Whatever comes your way, always remember the lesson of this story… A little boy and his father visited the country store, and upon leaving the store, the owner of the store offered the little boy some free sweets… Get a hand full of sweets”, the shop owner said to the boy. The boy just stood […]

The Meaning of True Wealth

So the truths I’m revealing today is so sincere… maybe I should be cannonized as a saint, maybe… did you spot the halo yet? Real wealth is not all about money. Real wealth is also: -not having to go to useless meetings -not having to censure your thoughts because some politicians are afraid of truth. […]