Being Nigerian: A Blessing or A curse?

Being Nigerian

I woke up yesterday to horrific news of the Xenophobia happening in South Africa and my heart was saddened. It was saddened even further when I heard about the violence in Nigeria where people were attacking South-African owned businesses, stealing and all that evil forgetting that these are Nigerian-owned properties and Nigerians work in these … Continue reading Being Nigerian: A Blessing or A curse?

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Hellooo, Grad School!

Hey fam! I am typing this from the lobby area in Carnegie Mellon University, Africa. Yaaaaaay! Grad school is finally happening, and I am super excited. Its been a roller-coaster since I realised I'd be going for my master's a little over a month ago at such a prestigious school and on a scholarship too. … Continue reading Hellooo, Grad School!

How I spent Easter โ€“ My First Road Trip Outside the Country (II)

This morning, I uploaded the first part of this gist here. QiQi Quickly catch up if you missed out on it so that you can have really soft landing on this one ๐Ÿ™‚ Before I go on, I want to sound the long read alert. Loooool. You'd be done before you know it though ๐Ÿ™‚ … Continue reading How I spent Easter โ€“ My First Road Trip Outside the Country (II)

Passport Palava: My Ordeal at The Passport Office

Hi guys... Thank God it's Friday! This story is one of my ordeal yesterday at the Passport Office. It is quite long so please bear with me ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚ Thank you! ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ I never knew how dramatic getting a Nigerian Passport could be. I had applied for it some two weeks back. My contact … Continue reading Passport Palava: My Ordeal at The Passport Office