How I became a Yoruba Igbo…

It all started on a blustery night…early in December of 2007. After a long and stressful trip, the Ifesinachi bus trundled in to the sleepy city called Enugu , a few minutes shy of 12 midnight. The night air was cool and balmy – pleasant in a reasurring way. But, my mind was not…  My…

Prayer for Nigeria

NATIONAL Prayer Call… #PrayingForNigeria Meanwhile , please let us spare a minute to pray for Nigeria oooo… May there be peace ooo… Let the current IPOB- FG faceoff not snowball into another war… Prayers please… 🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏  Lord, we come to you this morning, in sorrow and penitence, we have done a lot of wrong in…

On rest and relaxation…

So, I found this lovely piece on Facebook … Read and enjoy dear friends. Tunde graduated to be the best and finest surgeon in the world. At  age 30, he became married.   The joy of marrying a medical doctor attracted Bisi, his wife, to him. After the few weeks leave he was given from…

President Buhari’s Speech as broadcast on August 21,2017.

On August 21, 2017, President Muhammad Buhari addressed Nigerians for the first time since his return from his 105 days medical vacation in UK. Below is the authentic full text of the speech. BROADCAST BY PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI, MONDAY, AUGUST 21, 2017  My dear citizens,  I am very grateful to God and to all Nigerians…

Nigeria , which way?Suspension of Laboratory Services in LUTH

I am looking at this letter and I am not sure whether to cry or be angry. Which way Nigeria? Where are the angels that slap sense into people when you need them? Why do we have so many problems caused by the direct actions of many selfish people who have no qualms with making…

#NotTooYoungToRun… But, still tainted? 

For some days now, social media has been awash with jubilation about the passage of the #NotTooYoungToRun bill. Essentially, this bill opens the way for young Nigerians to contest for elective offices. Ordinarily , I should have been elated with this news. But, I am here wondering if Nigerian youths are ready and untainted enough…

Lamee Tomtsu … Remembering another like Dora Akunyili…

Today I sit down and remember a fearless and brave woman. The late Prof. Dora Akunyili who cleaned the Augean stables of NAFDAC. She it was who also spoke out even at great risk to herself; and frustrated the Cabal’s  plans over Nigeria. Another like Dora Akunyili is gone. Princess Lamee Tomtsu Nude. Since yesterday…

First Lagos Uber ride.

So,t oday I got my first Lagos Uber ride. Yeah, not the first…But a Lagos first! Gave the driver a five star because in the craziness that Lagos is, getting me to the programme ahead of schedule was commendable. So , I thought to share with friends.  Instead of taking the regular taxis when going from mainland…

#SaveNaijaHealthcare: the genesis…

This evening I really do not know whether to cry or just mope… I will instead tell the story of the genesis. Perhaps , we will have some well meaning Nigerians who will take it upon themselves to #SaveNaijaHealthcare. Nigerians deserve to know the truth… About the major reason why healthcare in Nigeria sucks. There…

What is all the fuss about?… Read to find out!

The 15th of April each year is observed as International Biomedical Laboratory Science Day since the first edition in Oslo, Norway in 1996. The day is set aside by International Federation of Biomedical Laboratory Scientists to enlighten the public on the crucial role the Biomedical Laboratory Scientists also known as Medical Laboratory Scientists play in…

RE: EXPERTS WORRY OVER SUPREMACY BATTLE BETWEEN PATHOLOGISTS, LAB. SCIENTISTS 

Reading this rejoinder reminded me of the photo I took recently in Bodija, Ibadan –  of a lovely flower blooming in a bed of green …
We are all different, but in our diversity lies our collective and I hope we can embrace it.
Meanwhile, who here is an horticulture afficionado? What is the name of this beautiful pink bloom?