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The Manipulators

The Manipulators

When my friend asked me if I could work under intense pressure, I said yes but was wondering how intense this pressure could be. I sent my application and I was selected. It was later I discovered that this company disguises to be a regular company but it is the Church office of the place […]

Rant Of The Day – The Devil Wears Prada

Rant Of The Day – The Devil Wears Prada

Welcome to the rant column So, a friend shared her story with me…It’s quite annoying but let me share it with you all so you can know why I am raging like this.  Her mum called her to attend a church meeting with her and that’s where the drama unfolded. Mr Pastor who’s supposed to […]

Rant Of The Day – My Clothes Were Eaten…

Rant Of The Day –  My Clothes Were Eaten…

Welcome to the rant column Let me share this conversation here: Me : {Calls a friend on the phone} How are you? Friend : I am good.  Me: Are you going to be in church? Friend: Errrr… I don’t think so  Me: Why? Friend : I don’t have what to wear. Me: Why now? I […]

Religion, Rights And Politics Clash Over Sierra Leone Abortion Bill

Religion, Rights And Politics Clash Over Sierra Leone Abortion Bill

When she was 15, long before she became gender adviser to Sierra Leone’s president, Naasu Fofanah was raped by her church pastor. With her mother’s help, she had an abortion, a decision she does not regret, even though it involved breaking the law. “That is the choice I want other girls and women to be […]

What Does It Mean to Agree in Prayer?

What Does It Mean to Agree in Prayer?

When I was in college, I joined the synchronized swimming team. I loved to swim and thought the sport might be a fun, new experience. Over the months of practice, I learned to keep myself afloat with just my hands, to dive without a ripple from the surface of the water, and to turn in […]