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The Balance of Stories

One of the famous quotes often attributed to the late Chinua Achebe, master story teller extraordinaire, is this one about the lion and the hunter: ‘Until lions learn to produce their own historians, the hist... Full Story...

Mandela: A man for all Seasons

Nelson Mandela is 94. He is in the hospital being treated for lung infection. The whole world, Presidents, Prime Ministers and peasants are praying for his rapid recovery. This outpouring of supplication and ... Full Story...

Who should I choose?

Dear Auntie Dora, I can no longer keep this to myself because age is now telling on me. I am a lady of 32years and yet to decide on who to marry. It was all rosy for me when I met Charles 5years older than m... Full Story...

The Mandela Example

      The recent hospitalization of Madiba Nelson Mandela, 94, brings to sharp focus the whole idea that at one point or the other, we all have to face our mortality. Put in very blu... Full Story...