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Custodian Editorial: The Importance of History

“History shall be kind to me for I intend to write it“ -Winston Churchill I once interned at a publishing…

DILEMMA OF NIGERIAN RAP

The Hip Hop culture was birthed in the 70/80’s in minority (mostly African American) areas in New York. It was…

VIDEO: A SONG FOR NAIJA (DOCUMENTARY)

It has not been the best time in Nigeria, of late. Banky W, Clarence Peters, 2face Idibia, Cobhams Asuquo and…

End of Season Review

Success of the previously maligned It’s often said that the devil you know is better than the angel you don’t…

Custodian Editorial: Redefining Feminism

By Oluwamiseun White I have frequently been asked “What is feminism?” The word appears to connote more negativity than positivity…

THROWBACK THURSDAY: CHINUA ACHEBE

      Born on the 16th of November 1930, Albert Chinualumogu Achebe was a Nigerian novelist, poet, professor and…

Custodian Fitness- Shoulder Workout

This is a sample shoulder routine from Craig and I’s shoulder session! We do a rotator cuff warm up in…

Why England struggle at Football and other observations from Simon Kuper

I’m not sure of the moment I realized I wanted to be a Writer but I’m cognizant of the people…

End of Season Review: Team of the Season

David de Gea: This has been a good season for Premier League keepers. Joe Hart had a bad run in…

Flirtation, Climate and Alcohol: Part 2

In Part 1 of this series, I analyzed the social behaviour in Europe and made a link to weather and…

THROWBACK THURSDAY: FELA ANIKULAPO KUTI

Fela Kuti (born October 15, 1938 – August 2, 1997) as a Nigerian multi-instrumentalist musician and composer, pioneer of Afrobeat…

QUESTIONS FOR EVERY NIGERIAN BY OSI ASIKA

How stupid we are! We keep scratching at the scab of our civil war. A war that could have, should…

Emotional Slavery

I have a friend who may be the most beautiful person I know. So much I feel slightly uncomfortable talking…

THROWBACK THURSDAY: ALHAJI AHMADU BELLO

  Al-Haji Sir Ahmadu Bello (June 12, 1910 – January 15, 1966) was a great Nigerian politician. He was an…

The Curious Case of Wale

By Shafik Mahama On a hot summer day in 2010, I took the Tube from Winchmore hill to Hyde Park…