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Damilola J. Oladeji

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Damilola is quite fascinated by the workings of the human mind, he writes with a goal to build the mind of readers. He has written a number of unpublished short stories and poems, some can be found on his blog (jonathanoladeji.wordpress.com). He loves to create beautiful ideas through short stories and poems.
Fela Durotoye - 2019 elections

What Fela Durotoye Can Learn from Donald Duke and Kingsley Moghalu 2019 elections.

There's a reason I support Fela Durotoye despite the odds being against him. Recently Emeka Nobis has shared snippets of his encounter with FD (Mr. Nigeria). If nothing at all, he is a kind man....
Black man stressed at work

Coping Mechanisms for Under 30s in Harsh Economic Conditions like Nigeria

A lot of young people under the age of thirty are experiencing depression and most of them are probably hungry - literally and emotionally - and working hard to rise. They need coping mechanisms...
Trevor-Noah-The-Daily-Show

Trevor Noah on being African and Duality of Identity

What does it mean to be African? Trevor Noah on the Daily Show has schooled the whole of France (heck, the world!) on what it means to be African. https://www.facebook.com/kenyamusica1/videos/10156715822419052/ A few days before this video...
Protest March by Nigerians In South Africa against the Plateau Killings -2

20th July: Protest March by Nigerians in South Africa against Plateau Killings

Friday, 20th of July, 2018 witnessed a gathering of Nigerians living in South Africa. Natives of Plateau state and other citizens marched in protest against the killings in Nigeria, particularly the recent bloodshed in...
Trending Topics - Funke Adejumo, Ekiti Fayose and the Osun State Elections

Thinking About Trending Topics: Funke Adejumo, Ekiti Fayose and the Osun State Elections

These three trending topics have bothering the heck out of me: Osun Elections. Ekiti pushed out a loudmouthed Governor. Falana and his idea that RCCG churches are business centres. In retrospect, I think Fayose either...
Study in South Africa

You Just Might Need This! Simple Tips for Postgraduate Study in South Africa

I have had to write this post about studying in South Africa. How did I find myself here at the University of Pretoria? A lot of my friends have been asking me questions hoping...
Racism ruins lives AFP

Travelling through Africa: Stereotypes and the Hate Culture

I consider it an ordeal to travel in Africa. My parents travelled a lot when I was younger and I have always wanted to travel too. The way they talked about living in Northern...
Macron meets Buhari - Credit AP

Buhari Can Learn from Ghana’s Akufo-Addo when it comes to Macron, French Foreign Aid...

A lot of us who study and work can be grateful that we don't have to fund studies from individuals and charity. Most humans hold beggars in contempt so even when we seek resources,...
Verbal abuse

Verbal Abuse vs. Domestic Violence: Many Think These Are the Same.

We do a lot by comparing physical violence to verbal abuse, when they are not even the same. Abuse is anything that hurts you, either mentally, physically or emotionally, and is usually carried out by...
Communication Problems in Relationships

3 Common Communication Habits that Kill Relationships

One of the greatest relationship killers is lack of communication. If you are in a relationship where one party is unable to or afraid to say their mind, just know that you might be...