Columns and Opinions across Nigerian Newspapers


Hating Nigeria appropriately - Once upon a time in Oyo, there was an onigbajamo, that is, a professional barber, who worked the streets of the downtown area. You knew he was in the neighborhood the moment you heard the call-out about his diverse skills: the clean shave, beard trimming, youngsters styles, Rico Bay, and the like. Only after having reeled out his services in this way did he turn to acknowledge the environment, by greeting the people around him. I never lived in Isale Oyo,