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We always had our little spats, but last night was different. She had gone mad! She wouldn’t let me do anything to her anymore. Okay, let me tell you what happened, maybe you would believe me, cos the police don’t.

I got back from work, right? Busy Thursday…

“I attempt to outline some ‘areas of concentration’ which we should look out for as the barest minimum”

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The 2023 general elections are fast approaching, and as the major players begin to gear up for the campaign trail and its accompanying drama, the voters have also started scouting for worthy…

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I remember one of those electric mornings in primary school. We were asked to pick a song to march into our classes with after the assembly. The chosen song was ‘wherever you go’ and like a well-trained band of miscreants, we screamed ‘Gogogongo!’, ‘Sisi Eko!’ and ‘Baba Ibadan!’ louder than…

As a community, there are many things we shy away from speaking about, like death, sex, insanity etc, but sometimes as a creative, it is important to think about these things and ask questions that may never be answered.

People who are insane display some set of behaviours uncharacteristic of…

“The easiest explanation may be that boys are lazy and unserious…but that is an oversimplification.”

I work in an academic environment. A few days ago, I got into a discussion with two colleagues on how poorly some students were performing. …

“…Left to your mum why should YouTube pay you for saying “Hey guys” twice a week?”

If you belong to the youth population, you have probably heard older adults say things like “…Nobody sat me down and taught me these things…”. …

A while ago, I read a post that stated “if you can’t be good without the promise of heaven or the threat of hell, then you are evil”. This got me thinking about the concept of virtue and how it is played out in human societies.

Virtue is essentially conforming…

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One could look at comedians essentially as freelance public speakers with a speciality in humour.

The Nigerian comedy scene is one of the most financially rewarding aspects of the growing Nigeria entertainment ecosystem. For an industry that emerged organically about two decades ago (as we know it) by a handful…

We may never get a black ‘James Bond’ but Black Panther comes the closest and it is arguably more important.

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Barely a week after the passing of Black Panther’s lead actor Chadwick Boseman, the inevitable debate of his replacement has come up. As consistent with the corporate world, the death…

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“For a time will come when the poor will have nothing more to eat but the rich”.

Few minutes into the critically acclaimed joker, my mind was drawn to the uncanny similarity with the Nigerian state. The movie, though set in 1980s Gotham city might as well have been shot…

Ajayi Tobbi

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