Friday, November 21, 2014

Ready. Set. Grow?

1.
 "A dEEp thinker
Yeah my thoughts stay SuBMerged menn
'cos anytime they surface, 
they become a 
MERMAID"
- Ghost (SDC) 
in Free My Mind (Shalala)

2.
Ready Writer http://write4niaja.blogspot.com was a 2009-2010 blog by Ferdy Adimefe
In the intro: my unedited reflections, thoughts and feelings...about my beloved country Nigeria...I am soaked by the fluid of thoughts from interactions with people and my environment..."
On the Enough-is-Enough youth march on the National Assembly: ...my mother’s sage warning, “I know I can’t get you not to go, but please sandwich yourself in the middle.”
Is Life Fair?: God will not stop life from happening to us; he only gets us through life
On THE INTERFACE: There is a creative economy in Nigeria that needs to be developed...
On Making History: I believe it is high time we came away from the passive and talking attitude, and let us put our hands to the plow.  
On Social Media: The World Has Changed...so should our strategy...
ON Strategy: how a battle is fought is a matter of tactics; whether it should be fought at all is a matter of strategy. 
3. 
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Thursday, October 30, 2014

The gist around town

Let me (Brymo) tell (sing) you a story.
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Saturday, October 11, 2014

APRM: assessing policy and practice, process and performance in African government.

Member Countries: aprm-au.org
 ...Accordingly, we the participating Heads of State and Government of the member states of the African Union have agreed to work together in policy and action in pursuit of the following objectives:-
• Democracy and Good Political Governance 
• Economic and Corporate Governance 
• Socio-Economic Development 
• African Peer Review Mechanism (Revised APRM questionnaire 2012)
- Durban SA, 2002 (Full pdf of Declaration)

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Friday, October 10, 2014

Massive help needed, urgently, to contain Ebola


Ebola is now 'entrenched and accelerating' in three West African countries, Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.  Thousands have died, including hundreds of health workers.


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Monday, October 6, 2014

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Merry Independence Anniversary, Nigeria!

Fifty-four years ago now, the British colonialists moved off and let us be.

Seventy-five years before that, the demands of empire - for land and territory, slaves and resources - had made them lay claim to these parts.
http://www.britishpathe.com/gallery/queen-surprising-facts/4
Anyway, we were here before.  We remain here after.  Life is good.   

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Sunday, September 21, 2014

The Young Ones Are Doing Science

There was a contest in 2013-2014








See TECH HUBS @cc_Hub (site) and @ideaNG (site, past) both of Sabo, Yaba in Lagos.







Sometimes I was in the room. Proud :)


Dozens of people and organizations behind the scenes.







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Thursday, September 4, 2014

Women As Lovers

http://nhbiblog.wordpress.com/2014/08/20/why-should-my-body-count-matter-to-my-man-by-sugabelly-nhbi-review-s5w3/
It's an ugly term, body count, a bit like the aftermath of a fierce battle or natural disaster.  Still, a very intelligent essay.
More such essays at #NHBi and NHBiBlog.

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