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Dollin Wilson-Ovaroh Holt

Dollin Wilson-Ovaroh Holt

Dollin is a scholar, poet, storyteller, essayist, therapist and a humanitarian practitioner. His passion lies in helping those who are disenfranchised and disadvantaged everywhere, but focuses more on Africa, owing to his familial ties with the continent. Over the years, Dollin has been involved in charity work, culminating in the creation of Caprecon International Development […]

ASUU, FG, and the Rest of Us

ASUU, FG, and the Rest of Us

It is no longer news that the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) is on strike. The aggrieved union earlier embarked on a one-month warning strike on 13th February 2022 to press home their demands for better working conditions, and proper funding of Nigerian universities among other things. This will be by way of exclusion […]

IS THE WORLD A GLOBAL VILIAGE? – Adewale Sobowale

IS THE WORLD A GLOBAL VILIAGE? – Adewale Sobowale

The question came to my mind as I was brooding over the killings, injuries, homelessness, and general disorganization that’s arising due to the war that one wouldn’t be too far from the truth in calling Putin’s unbridled invasion of Ukraine. As far back as November, 1999, the then First Deputy Managing Director of International Monetary […]

The Table by Adewale Sobowale

The Table by Adewale Sobowale

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill was the British Prime Minister during the Second World War. Although it’s been disputed in quite a few quarters, a quote is generally attributed to him:“To jaw-jaw is always better than to war-war”. I believe a person of Churchill’s caliber definitely knew what he was saying. He, definitely, must have […]

Dismantling Racial Fabrications in History

Dismantling Racial Fabrications in History

by Olalekan Moyosore Lalude From the 1970s, there has been a long debate on the racial identity of ancient Egyptians. This debate cannot be dissociated from the racial struggles that define human interaction in today’s globalized world. The need to appropriate a history of greatness has sometimes been the driving force against scientific evidence. The […]

The African Renaissance By Abigail George

The African Renaissance By Abigail George

How does a continent decline? Corruption. Misappropriation of funds. Leadership, where leadership, the leaders of South Africa, or the leaders of a particular individual African country, where there is a continual struggle for power, for ownership. In my mind, the struggles, our burdens are as follows. Control, and self-control amongst politicians, dictatorships, no succession plan, […]

Human Rights?

Human Rights?

By Adewale Sobowale, When I consider the COVID-19 pandemic that is becoming resistant to various measures,, I tend to wonder if anywhere in the world is a safe haven. This is because the virus is practically everywhere. But then, there’s no doubting the fact some nations tend to get over the virus with its various variants […]

Is Africa Ready for Diasporans? – Adewale Sobowale

Is Africa Ready for Diasporans? – Adewale Sobowale

Africa is said to be the cradle of all mankind, according to Wikipedia, the cradle of humanity is located northwest of Johannesburg in South Africa. The Yoruba theory of procreation also proclaims that man originated from Ile Ife. Ile Ife is an ancient city in Southwestern Nigeria. Africa has a population of about 1.37 billion […]

Boko Haram in Nigeria

Boko Haram in Nigeria

By Oyekami Abdulwarith Ayomide, The world opened with peace and disasters, which every section has its own ways of moving through.  Boko Haram in Nigeria, creates a history of bad influences to the livelihood, workers and citizens of the Nigeria, through the attacks and other bad acts of this deadly organization.  ” Jamahat Ahl as-sunnah […]

The Worth of a Man – ‘Segun Osota

The Worth of a Man – ‘Segun Osota

Looking at yourself in the mirror attached to your 1 million dollars 1861 Mahogany dresser which you bought at an auction in Greece last summer, your mind quickly flash back to the Italian guy that was in the last stage of the bidding with you. You finally won the bid and it landed you this […]

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