cold, and no one to hold, not knowing something great was about to unfold. I
got out of bed reluctantly, hoping the cold would go away slowly.
preparing my favorite beans and Plantain. I wasn’t too cheerful, cos I had a
lot on my head, but I was hopeful that at the end of today I would be grateful.
I had my meal to cook, my mails to reply, my articles to write, and some books
to finish before tomorrow. He stood before me and spoke calmly like he always
does. I didn’t look at his cute face but stole some glances wisely to fill my
spoke, saying familiar words with an unusual spark. Hmmmm! I sensed, this guy
needed my attention dearly, but the plantain and onions I was slicing also
needed my attention badly. Then I felt his palm on my wet hands; I looked up to
see his knees on the hard ground. In the loveliest and sexiest of voice I heard
him say ‘AJ would you do me the honor of marrying me?’…. Like seriously! I
thought aloud…I never baf sef…is this an early morning proposal? I dropped the
onion I was cutting and asked….’Do I have time to think?’. Think wetin? you may
cos the only words I could remember were… YES and LIKE SERIOUSLY, so I kept
saying them interchangeably, ‘yes, like seriously, like seriously, yes! Just
last night I had remembered that August was the month I first met him. I
replayed our relationship in my head like one would replay the movie ‘Sound of
smile. I even envisaged our engagement: romantic, glamorous dinner setting,
with an orchestral playing in the background (fairy tale). I never knew it was
going to be this morning, spontaneous, funny and even more romantic than any
fairy tale. No wonder I was hopeful that at the end of today I would be
even beans wey I dey cook out of excitement begin cook insef. I have been busy
replying instant messages of congratulations and good will messages from
friends and family, and in that spirit of typing I had to write this article to
make it official.
the general public (especially to my other suitors and those other girls) that
I am now Precious Nwanganga’s (P-Money) Fiancée as he is my Fiance. We are both
off the market…please withdraw every advance henceforth, and celebrate with us
as we thank God for starting this great journey of love, which he will surely
The Liberian government has complained that its citizens are being harassed ever since the first case of Ebola in Nigeria was recorded by a Liberian.The Ambassador to Nigeria Martin George told Nigeria's Health Minister, Onyebuchi Chukwu
“The attention of our embassy has been brought to several cases of
harassment of Liberians especially in Lagos and other places. This
harassment borders on stereotyping and sometimes expression of collective guilt.“Just because the ‘index case’ came from Liberia, so ‘all Liberians in Nigeria have Ebola’.
is the message and people are being harassed,” “There are law-abiding
Liberians living here in Nigeria who have been harassed.
So I appeal for your indulgence as you frame the responses especially
on the radio talk shows. People have been making all kind of derogatory
remarks that have been brought to our...
Ebola: HOW Patrick Sawyer ignored medical advice, escaped to Nigeria & urinated on Medical Personnel at Lagos Hospital
of Liberian Patrick Sawyer, the man who brought Ebola virus into Lagos from Liberia
has surfaced. Sawyer was the first documented case of Ebola in Nigeria after he
arrived in Lagos from Monrovia (capital of Liberia) on 20th of July 2014. He
collapsed at the Murtala Mohammed Airport after displaying symptoms of the
disease and was taken to First Consultants Hospital Obalende, Ikoyi.
Sawyer was told he had Ebola he flew into a rage, pulled down his pants and
proceeded to urinate on the medical personnel treating him at First Consultants
Gospel music singer, Yinka Ayefele and his wife, Temitope
Titilope welcomed a bouncing baby boy - their third child and third son - a few days ago.
baby boy was christened Ayodeji, Stanley, Oluwadamisi,
Oluwafifehansimi, Joel, Omo Ayefele.
The gospel artiste got married in
2000 to his best friend Temitope Titilope.
Recall that he had an
accident December 12, 1997 while going for a radio programme and that
was the accident that cost him a spinal cord injury.