Columns and Opinions across Nigerian Newspapers

Lest We Immortalise Nuisance…The “Goldie” Situation, - About ten years ago, I lost a friend in an armed robbery incident. Obviously the armed robbers were not satisfied with robbing they needed to make a point by harming someone in the house and my friend’s mother was their target. As they swung the axe my friend who was the scholar of our class in secondary school protected his mother with his head….he died; no national award, no post mortem speech from the Governor and of course no celebrity burial; he was just another guy,