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So, who are you?

One day I started wondering how I became the person I am. Why do certain things matter so much to me? Why do I take fairness and justice as sacrosanct? Why do I seem to lack that "winning at…

Step 101 (3)

The other anomaly that the government needs to look at is the one which inadvertently pushes candidates who fail to meet the cut-off mark for their chosen degree programs at university, to…

Step 101 (2)

According to George Kneller, education has two senses. One is broad and the other is both narrow and technical. He says that in its broad sense, "education refers to acts or experiences that…

Step 101

The Nigerian educational sector, with particular reference to government-funded schools, has suffered immensely in the last few decades as decreasing financial resources have been invested…

Love always hopes

Taking a jog the other day I saw this middle aged man also in exercise gear walking briskly towards me, talking loudly and gesticulating apparently to no one. Suddenly I thought, “wait up…

What truly matters?

A few years ago, while in the waiting room of a clinic, I saw an article in one of the newspapers that caught my attention. I instantly snapped a picture of it and sent it to my wife with…

Yes, I can

I was watching a cookery program with my younger daughter and her elder brother, whose feigned interest was so easy to see through. He was far more concerned with getting the latest…

Equip to lead

Doing evil is ultimately self destructive as your happiness and progress are inextricably linked to others. And by evil, I don't necessarily mean someone who goes about chopping people's…