The Leader-in-waiting

Posted on April 18, 2017

First Published on BellaNaija: Leadership is hardwork and we often expect a lot from our leaders. The common thinking is that leaders should have the capacity to make sense of every immensely complex issue, have the depth of knowledge to be visionary, display the wisdom of experience to create a path for others to … Continue reading The Leader-in-waiting

What’s your Sully Moment?

Posted on April 4, 2017

First published on BellaNaija as Four (4) Workplace Lessons From Sully: Sully – You probably may or may not have heard the name Sully before. There’s a higher chance that you may have heard about the plane that landed on the Hudson River by a pilot and every single person survived. This real life … Continue reading What’s your Sully Moment?

“What’s your 4.38 GPA?”

Posted on March 22, 2017

In the era before private universities, except you were a student at University of Ibadan chances are the maximum grade point average (GPA) you could achieve per semester or session was 5.0. University of Ibadan had a maximum of 7.0 – not sure I was aware of the reason. The year was 1998 and it … Continue reading “What’s your 4.38 GPA?”

What is your Rainbow?

Posted on March 14, 2017

First published on BellaNaija: The Rainbow is a natural phenomenon noted for its beauty and its place in the sky. Over the years, it has become a very important part of religion, culture and art. Rainbows usually occur when sunlight and rain combine in a certain way. Hence, we can say rainbows are the … Continue reading What is your Rainbow?

Are you in Madagascar?

Posted on February 28, 2017

First Published on BellaNaija: I breezed into a training session to lend support to the participants and the facilitator who I happened to know. In the course of discussing, reference was made on certain actions which were referred to Madagascar by another mutual friend! Now when one hears of Madagascar we sort of remember … Continue reading Are you in Madagascar?

Categorised Foolishness

Posted on February 21, 2017

First Published on BellaNaija: Most performance management measures in the workplace come with a ranking of A to D or one (1) to four (4). This is no different from grades on standardised milestone exams in the education sector. Once upon a time having a grade A required one getting 90% and above, a … Continue reading Categorised Foolishness

Overlooking Virginity

Posted on February 14, 2017

Published on BellaNaija: Virgin hair. Virgin Oil. Virgin Cocktail. Virgin beauty products. Virgin fabric. ….All things virgin. The first thought that pops in one’s head when we hear the word Virgin or Virginity is undefiled, sacred, untouched, possibly naïve. Its synonyms as highlighted in dictionaries include chastity, virtue, honour, purity and pureness. But in … Continue reading Overlooking Virginity

A Major!

Posted on January 23, 2017

First Published on BellaNaija: No, not a major in the army but a musical A major. According to Wikipedia, A major (or the key of A) is a major scale based on A, with the pitches A, B, C♯, D, E, F♯, and G♯. A major is often thought of as the simplest key … Continue reading A Major!

The Good, the Bad & the Ugly

Posted on January 17, 2017

First Published on BellaNaija: The good, the bad & the ugly is another classic movie that was a hit in the 80s when I got to see it and starred Clint Eastwood. It was my first introduction to cowboys who have managed to go through a metamorphosis over the past decades. There’s a part … Continue reading The Good, the Bad & the Ugly

Give the World a Show!

Posted on January 10, 2017

First published on BellaNaija: It’s a new year! We’re filled with hopes, dreams, desires and great expectations. There’s a certain level of adrenaline rush we all seem to be pumped with at the turn of the year….there’s renewed gusto and an “I can do all things I set my mind to do” spirit. There’s … Continue reading Give the World a Show!



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