LET’S BE GRATEFUL PEOPLE; LET US BE GRATEFUL PEOPLE

#ALIUKEHINDE🥀 As a language enthusiast, despite the title and the restructuring, this article has entirely nothing to do with the comma. As a matter of fact, it is just the writer’s subconscious way of emphasising how significant it is to be grateful, after all, being alive is just a sublime privilege not given to all…

AFRICA IN THE EYE OF THE WORLD

. ALIUKEHINDE As a keen observer of the activities transpiring on the social media, most especially twitter, I cannot remain indifferent but to frantically decry in serious term the lack of folly of Western nations and other relevant bodies in failing to identify with the victims of the recent flooding catastrophe and rather remain one-sided….

THE JOURNEY OF NO RETURN

                           #AKANNI-ZAINAB                                                 &                              #ALIUKEHINDE THIS…

  THE AGONY OF THE LATE NIGHT

                                        #ALIUKEHINDE One of the things which I always try to do is to engage myself in any piece of writing at least once or twice in a week, at least to make myself perfect.  But sometimes, writing is very easy and other times, it is the most gruesome  …

#WORLDREFUGEEDAY: AMPLIFYING THE STRING OF LOVE.

                           #ALIUKEHINDE “This is not about sharing a burden, it is about sharing a global responsibility based not only in broad idea of our common humanity, but also on a very specific obligations of international law. The root problems are war and hatred,…

​WHAT DO YOU LEARN IN SCHOOL?

                           #ALIUKEHINDE  The above title is not a new question, nor is it unique to my thinking. It is another part of the repeatedly articulated argument that appeal to common else. The title reminds me of a passage in Chimanda Adichie’s  famous book,…

AREN’T UNILORITES FEELING THE HEAT?

                         #ALIUKEHINDE Rain semester is fully back again, and unsurprisingly, the hues and cry of everyone has transposed to the scourging effects of this unendurable and sweltering weather. A superheated temperature like this is not a new experience both in the campus and beyond,…

TAMING THE INCESSANT SUICIDE ATTEMPTS

                                       #ALIUKEHINDE March has proven yet another horrendous one for Nigerians who are barely recovering from the harsh economic distemper. For the first time in many years, we are experiencing a mammoth numbers of people heading for…

🎶 NO MOUNTAIN IS TOO HIGH FOR YOU TO CLIMB 🎶

                              #ALIUKEHINDE A few days ago, as I sat down at a bus stop blearily waiting for a BRT to convey me home after a rigorous busy day, the hullabaloo of the environ filled in and noises were echoing from nowhere….

I WISH I WERE / I WISH I WAS

To answer this correctly, it is important that we understand the meaning of this grammatical term ” SUBJUNCTIVE MOOD” A verb is said to be in a subjunctive mood when it expresses a non factual or imaginary condition in a clause. “I wish I was” and “I wish I were” are two similar expressions that…