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Mile 12

How I was Robbed and Stabbed along Mile 12-Ikorodu Road

This is the true life story of a Lagos road user, Oladele Dada, who had a life-threatening encounter with armed robbers along Mile 12-Ikorodu Road. At about 5:30am on the 19th of March, 2021, early in the morning, I was robbed of my phone while my passenger was stabbed to half dead. It is no longer news that the Mile 12-Ikorodu road has become a death trap and abode of armed robbers. This act has …

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Setting a new goal

Setting a new goal or not for 2021?

Many of us are trained on setting a new goal at the beginning of a new year which some find it difficult to accomplish at the end of the year. The question on my mind today is should we set a new goal or not for 2021? Setting a new goal or not for 2021, I think, shouldn’t be the next question. 2020 was a difficult year for many people across the globe. While some …

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It is never too late

It is Never Too Late

December has arrived ‘like play, like play’, but it is never too late to still have that goal achieved. This year has been one of the most challenging seasons for many all over the world; in fact people lost their lives and huge amounts of property worth millions of naira, dollars and pounds. The grave had a swell time this year, coffin sellers became suddenly rich; and morgues owners experienced a boom in their business. …

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Radio now boot camp

Radio Now Boot Camp: What I Learnt (PT 1)

I applied for Radio Now Boot Camp three weeks ago after a friend sent the flier to me, knowing my keen interest in the media industry and how I lost my job in May due to the covid-19 pandemic.  So, I applied with the hope of being selected as one of the boot campers. I did not even know much about the radio station because I am not really a radio girl, I’ve always loved …

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Business in real estate development

Business in Real Estate Development

Land is the greatest gift of all times that God bestowed to us freely but many people who have access to good and fertile portions of it find it challenging on what to do with it, how to develop the land and venturing into business in real estate development. While many landowners have explored the generosity of their properties, some are still in the category of how well they should maximise this natural gift of …

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