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Everyday Lagos: The Problem With Being A Graduate Conductor In Lagos

Towards the end of last year, the national president of the Bus Conductors Association of Nigeria (BCAN), Comrade Israel Adesola revealed through the Lagos State Ministry of Transportation that BCAN was partnering with the Lagos State government to employ graduates as conductors. The issue created a little rift on Twitter where graduates stated their grievances…… Continue reading Everyday Lagos: The Problem With Being A Graduate Conductor In Lagos

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The Punch: Addressing The Mass Weddings Of Kano State

Editor’s note: This article was written by me and was featured in The Punch Newspapers albeit with mild editing.   I was surfing the web a few days ago when I came across an article detailing the intention of the Kano state government to mass wed 4,000 women of the state this year. I was not surprised…… Continue reading The Punch: Addressing The Mass Weddings Of Kano State

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I Was Featured on Naij

I was featured on Naij yesterday. The featured article is titled “How to Scale Through Hurdles Of Entrepreneurship In Nigeria” . It is actually a rework of a previous article I wrote for this blog “What Nobody Tells You About Entrepreneurship And Self-Employment” detailing my short foray into the self-employment cum entrepreneurship niche. Another feather…… Continue reading I Was Featured on Naij

Ramblings

2017 Would Be My Most Aggressive Year Ever

I am not a fan of new year resolutions. In fact, I have never seriously written one. The few I ever wrote were forced on me as class-work and assignments, and that was way back in primary school. But I’ll have one this year. Just one and none after. Why? Well! A lot happened last…… Continue reading 2017 Would Be My Most Aggressive Year Ever

Opinion

Why Schools Don’t Employ University-Trained Teachers

  I graduated from the university in October 2015 and completed NYSC in October 2016, and I’ve been trying to get a job since then but it’s all to no avail. I must confess though, I’m not oriented towards getting a paid job as I am a firm believer in entrepreneurship and self employment but…… Continue reading Why Schools Don’t Employ University-Trained Teachers