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14 Feb 2015
‘Remember your Creator in the days of your youth, before the days of trouble come and the years approach when you will say, “I find no pleasure in them.’ (Eccl 12:1). THE book of Ecclesiastes is attributed to King Solomon as its author. He tested life and at the end concluded that all is but…
14 Feb 2015
She considers a field and  buys it; out of her earnings she plants a vineyard. 17 She sets about her work vigorously; her arms are strong for her tasks. (Proverbs 31:16-17) IN 2008, the film, Pray the Devil Back to Hell won the award for the Best Documentary at the Tribeca Film Festival. The documentary centred…
14 Feb 2015
THE last few weeks have seen so much fear in the polity. People are anxious over their fate and that of the country. Some even had to travel outside of Lagos to their villages for fear that the election may become violent. Few even lost their lives in the process of running for safety. So,…
14 Feb 2015
THE Enugu Diocese of the Anglican Communion has introduced a Bible game show competition tagged “who knows the Bible?” for youths. Patterned after the television game show ‘Who wants to be a millionaire?’ the monthly Bible competition in which winners are rewarded with various gifts from the Church is to encourage youths “study and internalise…
14 Feb 2015
Yesterday, February 14 was Valentine’s Day. It is a day lovers – whether married or unmarried–celebrate love every year. But the story of this event cannot be complete without mentioning the Christian Saints that started it all. Whether the day is celebrated rightly or wrongly is another matter entirely. But is there any other love…
Almonds
11 Feb 2015
Researchers have identified and explored scientifically proven local herbal aphrodisiacs for treating sexual dysfunction. Top on the list are: nutmeg; ginger or tonic root; saffron; date palm; tropical almond; goat head and velvet bean (werepe in Yoruba and agbala in Ibo). CHUKWUMA MUANYA writes. SEXUAL dysfunction is an inability to achieve a normal sexual intercourse,…
Afenifere-endorse
7 Feb 2015
THE much-awaited 2015 general elections are here; and with it come the agitation associated with the power play and the contest of wits among politicians who want to control the power lever of the largest concentration of the black population in the world and the largest economy in the African continent.   Of course with…
Ayodeji-Olukoju
7 Feb 2015
The Vice Chancellor, Caleb University, Imota, Lagos, Prof. Ayodeji Olukoju, believes that regional socio-political groupings can influence individual choices. He spoke to SEYE OLUMIDE. Is it right for regional socio-political groupings, Afenifere, Arewa Consultative Forum, Ohanaeze and others to identify with and endorse certain candidates?     INDIVIDUALS cast votes in their personal capacities, but…
7 Feb 2015
ONE thing that is very prominent in the Southeast is the presence of socio-cultural groups. Persons whose sources of income are not defined mostly lead these groups, which go by different names.  Single individuals, who are both the coordinator and owner, run some.  The is the Igbo Youth Movement, as well as the Igbo Youth…
Agbaje-Fred
7 Feb 2015
Mr. Fred Agbaje is a Lagos-based lawyer and social justice activist. Speaking with KAMAL TAYO OROPO, he said socio cultural organisations must promote the good of the society and not lead their people astray through ill-informed positions. IS the gale of endorsement by various socio-cultural organisations something that is within their purviews? I AM not…
Adetola-Kaseem
7 Feb 2015
Chief Gani Adetola-Kaseem is a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN). In an interview with KAMAL TAYO OROPO, he expressed discomfort with the adoption of candidates by groups. SOCIO-political groups have been active adopting candidates for the February elections. Would you say this is a welcome development? WELL, everybody is entitled to his or her opinion.…
7 Feb 2015
Spokesman of the Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, Mr. Yinka Odumakin said the regional socio-political group has the right to endorse any candidate of their choice. SEYE OLUMIDE reports.  Why we endorsed him FOR the Afenifere, we are not a monitoring group and we are not an NGO, but we are socio-political organisation founded, nurtured and…

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