The life of a struggling conductor

Am here sitting in the corner of a yellow bus right in the heart of the bustling city of Lagos, thinking about how this traffic will not elude me of the opportunity to get a job today. Lagos can be so dramatic. One minute it’s filled with possibilities and the next it’s frustrating. As my…

MARITAL RAPE…AN OPTION?

The Bible acknowledges that ‘He who finds a wife finds a good thing and shall receive favour from the Lord’. To be quite clear I emphasize that in the world, irrespective of the religion practiced, marriage bridges the line of difference. In other words, all religion agrees to the joining of a man and woman…

Chronicle of pain

My mama told me that the key to a great life is to forget the societal responsibilities of a woman and be happy always. No fear, no doubt, no struggle. I always thought that was it, that I could be a real woman happy in life without being controlled by the values of other people…

RAPE BY ‘INVITATION’

A lot of people ask why this present generation go through a lot more trauma than our father’s. Millions of youths suffer from depression which can be traced to a whole lot of issues for instance break ups, drugs, parental issues, discrimination from peers and what I would like to emphasize on: RAPE. A conventional…