Today I met with the Executive Governor of Lagos State, Babatunde Raji Fashola, SAN. It all started five years ago with one small touch. When I was in my final year at the university, my fellowship took those of us in our final year on a retreat to Badagry, a coastal town which was one … Continue reading One Small Touch
Governor Jonah Jang of Plateau State inaugurated a six-man judicial commission of inquiry into the November 28 crisis in parts of Jos North Local Government Area. The panel is headed by an international jurist and former Attorney General of the Federation, Prince Bola Ajibola. The purpose of the commission is to investigate the remote and … Continue reading Jos Christians Hired Mercenaries…?
I'm meeting with a group of young ladies tomorrow; they range in age between 15 and 18. I plan to meet with them once every week. They are young ladies who are getting ready to go into the university so I have only until June with them. June is a long way away but when … Continue reading Meeting with Teenage Girls
some time ago I got this story in my mailbox and it meant so much to me. My mum also got it in hers and she printed several copies of it and placed on the many notice boards of the mission. I don't think she had any idea of the impact it would make on … Continue reading Refined as Silver…
We just finished the Samuels (1st & 2nd) in our family devotions and reading through those books, one thing that struck me is the freedom Jesus Christ has given me, especially as a young Nigerian Woman. Before Jesus came and declared to the world in Galatians 3:28 that "...there is neither male nor female..." women … Continue reading How Liberated?
As the thought of marriage takes on an extraordinary reality, the questions and questionings start to crowd my already crowded brain. More and more people in Nigeria like their western counterparts, are taking the option of divorce, nevertheless, it is not an alternative for me. Marriage is for keeps. Then again, I doubt anyone really … Continue reading Contemplating Marriage