TV: An Enemy Or A Friend?

TV: An Enemy Or A Friend?

Ask a child nowadays “What are your hobbies?” and their list of answers would typically include “Watching TV” Because watching television has become the norm in many families, “The kids of this generation are typically raised by the TV” as an American Psychologist...
Unsure About Career Guidance? Try This

Unsure About Career Guidance? Try This

How to Give Career Guidance When I was three, captain planet was an all-time favourite cartoon and so I wanted to fly. At age seven, when I began to differentiate between fantasies and realistic dreams, I wanted to be a doctor because that was what my “Daddy” wanted....
Talk-2-Me: Who Really is The Best Teacher?

Talk-2-Me: Who Really is The Best Teacher?

Who is the best teacher? Is he the one with the fattest paycheque? Or the one who reports work thirty minutes early? Or the one who maintains such a serious face and is so strict he doesn’t have to wear his lungs out shouting ”keep quiet” while banging on desks in...
Talk-2-Me: Save the Children, Save Nigeria

Talk-2-Me: Save the Children, Save Nigeria

Once again the streets were deserted, shops closed, sounds of sirens blowing “wiu wiu wiu”. I stood on the street, completely clueless as to what was going on. I was hungry and out of gas at home, I had just come out to look for something to soothe my wailing belly....
Talk-2-Me: What About The Almajiris? Part 2

Talk-2-Me: What About The Almajiris? Part 2

So, where were we on our Almajiri talk? I mentioned in the previous article that the first question asked was how we can get political will into the Almajiri system. Then came the second discussion, “How can we introduce positive reforms into this system?” A gentleman...