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Abducted Bayelsa girl, Ese, Claims To Be In-love with her Abductor

A teenager, who was kidnapped from Bayelsa State to Kano, Ese Oruru, said on Monday she was not interested in reuniting with her family, claiming she was not abducted from her home. In an exclusive audio recording obtained by PREMIUM TIMES on Monday, the girl also said she came to Kano to convert to Islam. “My name is Aisha Chuwas. ...

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Guiding Our Leaders Right

By Emmanuel Oko The title of this piece is an excerpt from the second stanza of our national anthem and thereafter paraphrased. I was cogitating over the vicissitude and the challenges tossing our nation to-and –fro along the path of politics and under the influence of our leaders. In that instantaneous solitary I found myself, I realized that leadership and ...

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Meet The Lady Who Got Fired For Expressing Her Views On Social Media

How free is freedom of Speech? Does working with a government mean you have no right to speak up against what you feel it is doing wrong? Ruqqayah Tijani Usman, like every aware Nigerian has been incensed about a few government policies. So she spoke up against them. Unfortunately, the catch is- she worked for the government as a state ...

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What Is a Happy Marriage?

In a recent NYTimes op-ed David Brooks tackles the tricky topic of married life. In “The Three Views of Marriage” he contemplates why most married people are unhappier today than in the past. His premise is interesting but he proposes a theory of a “moral” marriage that is contrary to our understanding of the psychology of committed relationships. Brooks offers ...

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The Nuisance Of Almajiranci And The Role We Play.

Driving into Abuja, Nigeria’s capital city, just before the border between Nasarawa State and the beautiful Abuja, in Mararaba to be precise, a good number of old men and women with their children line up by the road side under the scorching sun with bowls in their stretched hands, begging for money, earning a living. The above scenario is a ...

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Divorce Diaries Season 2 Ep 10

MY NAME IS YUSUF KABUGA.I AM FROM KANO STATE.I AM A GRADUATE OF ECONOMICS. I AM A TRADER BY PROFESSION. I AM 28YEARS OLD. I WAS MARRIED TO MY WIFE SAMIRA FOR 7 MONTHS. I WOULD LIKE TO SHARE MY DIVORCE STORY WITH YOU. I met my wife Samira Kassim at the Islamiyya my younger sister attended. I went to ...

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What Returning From Maternity Leave Is REALLY Like

Going back to work after maternity leave is an…interesting time. On the one hand, you’re psyched that you can pee with the door closed. On the other, someone else is taking care of your baby, which feels about as awesome as getting an appendectomy. Sure, everyone from your mom to TODAY Show anchor Savannah Guthrie has been there, but that ...

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Youth Drug Abuse:Has Kano Lost The War?

At 10, he was already doing drugs. Aminu Magaji, popularly known as Mai-Bera, now 27 years old has been in the drugs business for 17 years. His late friend, Baba-Ali introduced him to the drug world. His regular base is the Church road by Yoruba road junction in Sabon Gari. Despite his diminutive status, other drug addicts fear and respect ...

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Love In This Digital Age

I was poking through an aunt’s secondary school mementos one day, and I came across a letter written to her by a crush of hers. It was your standard I picked my pen from the basket of love fare, and naturally, it triggered my gag reflex, along with a few other tangential thoughts. I then started thinking, as one is ...

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Outrage in Ghana over eroticised exercise books sold to school children

Some businessmen have ticked off a lot of Ghanaians after importing exercise books for students which have half-dressed women on the cover. Ghana Celebrities reports that the books are allegedly imported from China and are sold at Gh 1.20 (N60). With the alarm raised by concerned citizens, the Deputy Education Minister Samuel Okudzeto Ablawah, has kicked off an investigation to find the ...

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