In December 2017, I had joined a few friends for dinner to talk about what they had defined as a creative alliance. A friend had set up the meeting so we — about 7 of us — could discuss how we could create a movement hinged on using our individual sphere of influence to influence … Continue reading #My2018Story – Bolu Akindele
I came across a staggering fact today: At least three of every 10 years spent in Lagos is lost to traffic, a survey by a Lagos-based transport firm, Planet Projects, has shown. And for the first time in a long while, I started thinking of my life. Reminded me of when we were much younger, my … Continue reading How Not To Die In Lagos Traffic
Hello People! How's it going? (Gist me in the comment section 🙂 ) Today, we'd be talking about side-hustles; the WHY. I think it’d be nice to first define what a side-hustle is. Some people from the abroad may be reading this and may not be familiar with the term. Side-hustles are jobs/businesses people run by the … Continue reading Why Everybody in Lagos Should Have a Side-Hustle
Hello People! How is it going? My day has been a bright one and I am really bubbly on the outside. Even though on the inside, I’m so concerned about Nigeria. Some people were reported dead earlier this week in Jos, up to 200 people and nobody seems to be doing anything. There is so … Continue reading How to Survive the ‘Office Life’ In This Lagos
Lagos is such an interesting city to live in despite its stressful nature. And if you are not yet with a car in this city, there is a certain level of drama you cannot escape – the whole bus stop, conductor, and traffic wahala. Agberos (literally translated means carrier of passengers) are like major area boys. … Continue reading Agberos in Lagos: Waka or Stay?
Happy New Month lovelies! It has been almost one week since my trip to LCC… I had thought that the way it was doing me, I’d share the story the first two days but nah, I couldn’t. Reason being in between overwhelming work and over-sleeping. But here we are! And I did already share my … Continue reading Lekki Conservation Center – A Spiritual Experience
Hey there!!! Guess who finally went to LCC?! Yeah, me! Okay… so I know some people may be like… Is that why you are now shouting? Lol, let me explain. I went with two of my favorite girls in the world and it has been a struggle getting everyone (three of us) to be free … Continue reading My Review of Lekki Conservation Center (LCC) Finally!!!
Hello People! How are we faring??! My week is starting on a very quiet and sleepy note. The weekend was a blur, I didn’t know when it was Monday morning already. I am hoping to have a good rest today though, so my week can be jim-jim So this post is the concluding part of … Continue reading Get To Know Me Tag – Part II
Hellurrrr Hellooo! I delight in spelling words how I pronounce them... including extra letters and all because I feel that it better expresses how I feel. I am having to watch it these days before some people would be thinking I don't know English. Today enh.... has been a weird day. I have been doing … Continue reading Get To Know Me Tag – 25 Fun Questions!
I honestly can not believe that it has been a year already. All the memories of my service year are still fresh in my memory. I still remember the way the village smelt in the mornings, the faces I saw every four days in the market, the children always crying on their way to school, … Continue reading Lessons learnt – One Year Post-NYSC