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LOUD WHISPERS: The Etiquette Of Mourning

LOUD WHISPERS: The Etiquette Of Mourning

I apologise in advance if what I am about to say comes across as a scolding from a school principal to unruly teenagers. Many times, adults who are supposed to know better do behave like teenagers, even like toddlers. At least a toddler has an excuse. There are many teenagers wise beyond their years, and […]

LOUD WHISPERS: Madele

LOUD WHISPERS: Madele

Madele had never been lazy. She was well known for her industry and commitment to everything she laid her hands on. Her parents were poor, and they barely managed to support her education up to her O’ Level. She did not do well in her high school leaving examination and so could not get admission for […]

Mothers Pen Heartbreaking Letters to Daughters Stolen By Boko Haram

Mothers Pen Heartbreaking Letters to Daughters Stolen By Boko Haram

On April 14, 2014, 276 girls ages 16-18 were kidnapped by Boko Haram insurgents from their school in Chibok, Nigeria. Fifty-seven of them courageously escaped on their own. Zero have been rescued and 219 remain in the hands of the world’s deadliest terrorist organization whose members force grown men to swallow bullets for breakfast and […]