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When a white man does it to a black man, it’s called racism. What is it called when a black man does it to another black man?

When are you truly ‘home’ as an African? We may be divided along National lines, but the rest of the world sees us as one and the same. Why then can we not see ourselves as...

The Beautiful Ones Are Being Burnt

The reality is our women are not safe, and the least men (I am one too) can do listen. It doesn’t have to happen to your daughter or sister to understand that this is an...

Nigeria and its Creative Industry

The Nigerian Creative Industry stands as one of the country’s fastest-growing Industry. Noted for its massive 2.3% contribution to the Nigerian GDP, the Industry has drawn...

I Am an African

My body has frozen in our frosts and in our latter-day snows. It has thawed in the warmth of our sunshine and melted in the heat of the midday sun....

Meaning Counts

Meaning is profoundly social. It is quite valid that people’s connection to other humans gives them a high sense of meaning in life. Therefore, loneliness, rejection, and...

Nike’s Plus Size Mannequins

Many of you may have heard about or seen images of Nike’s plus Size Mannequins. I personally found out about it on Tuesday when I logged on to Instagram. I was really surprised...

Is Liberalism Dying?

Clearly, the ideology of liberalism did not spring out fully from some supernatural intellectual. It was, rather, gradual development of the philosophy and politics of the...

Emotionally Unavailable

So I was watching Shadowhunters the other day and although I have read all six Mortal Instrument Books and am currently in the third season of the show, I only just wondered why...

Who Is Man?

“What is man that you are mindful of him, human beings that you should care for them?” This question, asked by the Psalmist, is the same question philosophers have been asking...

What (Who) are we? Anyways

Today March 8 is celebrated worldwide as International Women’s Day. It’s the day we celebrate the blessed gender sent as a blessing from God from time immemorial. But my topic...