Random Chronicles

Whenever we get to that point in church on Sunday when they say “let’s pray for Nigeria”, instantly all my antenna goes into weak mode. I suddenly begin to have zero attention. Sometimes I even sit down. I just can’t pretend. I […]

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An Open Letter To The Unrepentant Lasgidians Who Are Asking Me To Visit Gidi&Other Stories

One day, I will retire as a writer. When I say retire, I don’t mean the retirement of 30 something years. I will live, write, breathe, write some more, drink hot chocolate, write again, then, eat wafers and watch my write-ups translate […]

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“Brother Juwon”

8.45pm i left my house for the church. The programme started since 7pm but i spent the previous hour trying to decide on which church to go. You see, i had two things in mind…first was safety(yeah, because of where i am) […]

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Religious shepherds and their grass-eating sheep

When one hears the atrocious sins committed by so-called religious leaders against the people they have supposedly been ordained to guide, one wonders how it is that organised religion still thrives in the twenty-first century. This week, the story of a South […]

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On the Lord’s day…

For the first time, I strutted into a big modern church close to the city gate and the airport. The church had caught my attention during my numerous travels in and out of the federal capital. The presiding pastor never ceased to […]

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