I am, always have been, and always will be proud of my Nigerian heritage. I understand the pain and anger caused by some of the comments I made in a recent interview, and I wanted to address you directly. Contrary to popular belief, this interview was not the first in which I mentioned Nigeria. In … Continue reading Read: Jidenna Writes An Open Letter To Nigerians
1. I welcome you all to this occasion of the formal presentation of the Hand-over notes of my Administration to the in-coming Administration of the President-Elect, General Muhammadu Buhari. 2. This event and tomorrow’s inauguration of a new administration are truly historic as it is the first time in the history of our nation that … Continue reading Read Full Text of GEJ’s remarks at the presentation of Handing-over notes to Buhari
If you forgot your iPhone passcode you can bypass the lock screen completely and reset the passcode by using iPhone recovery mode. This will get around a locked down iOS device that is stuck on the password screen, but there are some important considerations to take before proceeding. Warning: This will require you to restore … Continue reading Forgot an iPhone Passcode? How to Reset the iPhone passcode
I’m not a nice person.
I’m not a good person.
I’m not a kind person.
This isn’t to say that I don’t ever try to be any of these three things. I do, especially the last two.
It’s more to say that, for me, surviving in this cissexist, racist, ableist, heteronormative, classist, often fucked up world of ours has involved rejecting the idea that “good” and “bad” are static states of being. I will never be a “good person” because, to me, “good” is not something that you achieve. It’s an ongoing process that never ends.
It is, in fact, almost impossible not to be doing bad things as well as good when you are human and therefore flawed. Especially when you are part of a messed up system, as we all are.
This, to me, is why it’s important to call out bad behavior, or hurtful language, or even…
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DOUBTING Thomases is the plural of a doubting Thomas. It refers to an incredulous or habitually doubtful person who is sceptical and refuses to believe something without proof. I learnt the expression is a reference to the Apostle Thomas in the Bible, who refused to believe that Jesus Christ had resurrected despite testimonies of his … Continue reading 2015 and the Doubting Thomases
1. You can only vote at the polling unit where you registered. 2. Accreditation begins at 8 am and ends by 1 pm. 3. Voting commences at 1:30 pm or whenever the accreditation process ends. 4. The Presiding Officer will explain voting procedures to you, if you are registered and accredited. 5. You will receive … Continue reading 10 steps on how to vote
RE IS ANY FAILURE CONCERNING GOD’S PROMISES, YOU ARE PROBABLY THE CAUSE” ANCHOR TEXT: “God is not a man, that he should lie, nor a son of man, that he should change his mind. Does he speak and then not act? Does he promise and not fulfill?” Numbers 23:19. Whatever God says concerning a man … Continue reading YOU CAN COUNT ON GOD’S INTEGRITY