Tag: 30 days 30 voices

July 23, 2013

Tunde Kara: My musings for Wura (30 Days, 30 Voices)

I do not ask that you return; I do not ask that you not run – far from it… Hey ...

July 22, 2013

Jackie Uko: My heart is heavy (30 Days, 30 Voices)

by Jackie Uko I started appreciating life more. I started making the best use of time. I learnt to love ...

July 21, 2013

Ekene Benjamin: One thing you should NEVER take for granted… Nigerian cake (30 Days, 30 Voices)

All I know is I relish every moment I can bring the first spoken price to a fraction and when ...

July 19, 2013

Anosi Imhoitsike: The Nigerian youth – Water, blood and everything in between (30 Days, 30 Voices)

by Anosi Imhoitsike It would be like the Arab Spring, where people set themselves on fire, scream “Ash-shab yurid isqat ...

July 18, 2013

Oluwapelumi Oyetimein: Blue Murder (30 Days, 30 Voices)

Whoever set Al-Mustapha free must have forgotten what the Abacha regime looked like, with terror looming over the land and ...

July 17, 2013

Babatunde Oyateru: The day the mad man knew (30 Days, 30 Voices)

by Babatunde Oyateru The policeman in charge would stare out of his window, or at least where the windows used ...

July 15, 2013

Temitope Ben-Ajepe: Last week in my travels (30 Days, 30 Voices)

“I didn’t have to fret so long because the smelly man with the yellow teeth resurfaced and offered to take ...

July 13, 2013

Ishola Alolanle Fatai: Confessions of a Nigerian atheist (30 Days, 30 Voices)

I’m not going to explain why or how I became atheist, or tell you why you should too, or point ...

July 12, 2013

Ayobami Iyiola: Hell is a place called home (30 Days, 30 Voices)

“The Nigerian state doesn’t need a soothsayer to tell us that we are in Hell.” I must confess that as ...

July 11, 2013

Afolabi Olaniyi: Heartbreak and love gone sour (30 Days, 30 Voices)

“Can we not look in the eyes of the other and speak the truth, as done in the days of ...

July 10, 2013

Murewa Olubela: The search for success (30 Days, 30 Voices)

  “All I could think of was f__k! I was blank. Okay!” I was told since my childhood to search ...

July 9, 2013

Opeyemi Akande: The trouble with handsome guys (30 Days, 30 Voices)

If there’s something I’ve come to learn in this campus, it’s that girls who are in relationships with undeserving guys ...

July 8, 2013

Anita’s Diary (30 Days, 30 Voices)

by Anita  “Ask God for forgiveness and straighten your path”. Humphh! Easier said than done. Dear Diary, Faking it is ...

July 7, 2013

SK Johnson: But really, what’s in a name? (30 Days, 30 Voices)

Once upon a time, I used to be known as something very different. Well, I used to be something (many ...

July 5, 2013

Ojuolape Kuti: The emancipation of Oore (30 Days, 30 Voices)

Sixteen-year old Ooreoluwa was broken. Physically, she was exhausted. Spiritually, she felt drained. Financially, she had nothing. She was battered, ...

May 27, 2013

Azubuike Osu: My unlucky experience with a Road Safety officer (30 Days, 30 Voices)

The distraction breaks my focus and without warning, the car lurched forward, bashing the Jeep right ahead. I was thrown ...

May 9, 2013

Rachel Ogbu: The Endurance Trek (30 Days, 30 Voices)

They are in there Whether you know it or not They are sufferring Creations thought of little worth Deep in ...

March 1, 2013

Jonah Ayodele Obajeun: Even till now, I’m still failing (30 Days, 30 Voices)

Before I started winning, I have failed and my failures set me up. Don’t be like my haters, they failed ...

November 24, 2012

Udi Okoh: Our love for country has gone cold (30 Days, 30 Voices)

Think of Nigeria as a house, a very big one. A mansion in fact, and while we, the youths are ...

November 18, 2012

Kene Rapu: It’s a man’s world? The rise of the fempreneur

Running a company has not been easy, especially in Nigeria where things are not always as straight forward as one ...

November 17, 2012

Chinwe Njoku: Paying the price for the things that count in your life (30 Days, 30 Voices)

Unpleasant experiences are there for a reason, to mould our lives in God’s hands. What experiences seem unpleasant in your ...

November 12, 2012

Gbemiro Adebimpe: Honest moments (30 Days, 30 Voices)

I feel guilty when I scribble. I treat you as I do my Lord and saviour. I go to Christ ...

November 11, 2012

Azuka Ebede: Light after dark (30 Days, 30 Voices)

Love, however, found Leri in the form of words. She wrote and wrote until the ink in her pen ran ...

July 4, 2012

Beatrice Komolafe: Creating the future women want (30 Days, 30 Voices)

Marriages are breaking and divorce is at an all-time high because we have lost the plot. The financial need of ...

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