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November 2021: I think my new year starts from December

October & November 2021 Hi there, I missed sharing last month’s update because I was swamped with extra work and I didn’t plan well in advance. 2021 has been quite an eventful year and I’m grateful for that. These days, I’ve been thinking more about the things I’ll do next year. I think my new […]

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Getting my Permanent Voter’s Card was Fun

It Rained Plantain Chips This wasn’t the first time I was making an attempt to get my voter’s card. A few days before I had visited a collection centre nearby. On my way there — about 200meters to the location it started raining heavily. I thought to myself maybe that’s a sign that I shouldn’t have […]

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A Chat with a Bike man on the 2019 Nigerian Elections

Ever seen a bike on autopilot mode? I kinda saw one a few days ago, the rider rode slowly in a straight line with his head looking straight forward, I could tell his mind was somewhere else as he only responded after the second attempt to call his attention. As I hopped on the bike […]

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Getting into YCombinator’s Startup School

Well everyone that applied got in 😉 A tweet by Suhail Doshi advising anyone with current or future plans of running a business to sign up for YC’s startup school was all I needed to apply to join this year’s batch of startup school. I’ve been following him for quite a while now because he tweets […]

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It would never end, Corruption!

A few stories about corruption in Nigeria and my conclusion When Nigerians talk about corruption, they refer not only to the abuse of state offices for some kind of private gain but also to a whole range of social behaviors in which various forms of morally questionable deception that enable the achievement of wealth, power, […]