Mrs Main Chic Episode 9

The thing about friends is that they are supposed to make you feel better about your life, no matter how shitty you let it get. So after I had slept away my “highness” rather than make that call I had to make, I let procrastination get the better of me- like I always did and I merrily skipped down to Stella’s room to find me some inspiration from her hopefully “shittier” life. Plus I wanted to give fairy godmother some space to magically fix the mess in my room with…

Social Media in frenzy following the loss of D’banj’s son

Social media is in a mad frenzy over the death of celebrity musician D’banj’s 1-year-old son who drowns in their private pool From Twitter to Instagram to Facebook to blogs to WhatsApp to anything that has to do with social media, that is what is discussed   As usual with any preventable tragedy, people are apportioning blames being that D’banj was literally warned about that pool a short while ago    While others are attacking the ‘insensitive’ ones for daring to do such when the parents are in mourning  …

Shey RCCG don be Yoruba church?

This is a follow up to previous posts on religion.  It was Galileo, I think, who made the then-heretical, now-famous quote about God giving us brains if he didn’t want us to use them. He was referring to the ideas the ancients had, that the earth was flat, that the earth was the centre of the universe and all that.  It is obvious, of course, that if a church is founded or headed by someone from a particular ethnic group, there appears to be a favouritism of sorts, with the…

D’banj Loses His One Year Old Son

…and Nigerians all but sue him for it. It’s indeed a blue day for the entertainment industry as everyone grieves for singer-D’banj on the loss of his one-year-old son- Daniel. Reports so far say that the boy who just turned One barely a month ago allegedly drowned in a swimming pool in the singer’s own residence. We at Fifietalks send our deepest regrets to D’banj and his wife -Lineo Didi Kilgrow. In a sane country this report would stop here, but because this is indeed Nigeria there has been a…