Reflection of crises

Yesterday I looked at myself in the mirror,I saw the image of self, huge eyes I saw, perhaps the only beautiful thing on the face,I wanted to speak to the man in the mirror. If writing were an art, there are those who write and I want to hide in shame,I scribble, you know thoseContinue reading “Reflection of crises”

What is Africa’s problem?

I want to feel offended by the disparaging terms in which Lugard describes the African but I find myself hurt instead by the accuracy of his observations. Lord Fredrick Lugard in his book, ‘The Dual Mandate in British Tropical Africa’writes , “in character and temperament, the typical African of this race-type is a happy, thriftless,Continue reading “What is Africa’s problem?”

Yesu Ninyehayo

Nearer, My God, to Thee” is associated with the sinking of the RMS Titanic, as some survivors later reported that the ship’s string ensemble played the hymn as the vessel sank Nearer, My God, to Thee” is a 19th-century Christian hymn by Sarah Flower Adams, which retells the story of Jacob’s dream. Genesis 28:11–12 canContinue reading “Yesu Ninyehayo”

Patriarchy is a shame

Partriachy is a system of society or government in which men hold the power and women are largely excluded from it. There are certain things which society accepts only when they’re done by men. When women do them, they are condemned. In many ways, our society is still rooted in a deeply chauvinistic labyrinth whereinContinue reading “Patriarchy is a shame”