‘I had fever and temperature at 38.2 degrees Celsius, I could no longer watch the football match as I began to shiver under the sheets’

Disclaimer: This is my personal experience from taking the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine, it is not an expert opinion and side effects varies between individuals.

On Monday 28th of June, I decided that I should get the COVID-19 vaccine as it seems to be available now with minimal queue. …


“People fight over religion, because they don’t understand religion. They think reading a few Bibles, Qurans and Vedas makes them religious. Books are not religion my friend. Real religion is realization of the Self.”
Abhijit Naskar

The irony is not lost that the poorest continent in the world is…


“Almost overnight, the Internet’s gone from a technical wonder to a business must.” — Bill Schrader

If you threw a rock in a room full of business owners, you would likely hit someone screaming ‘Let’s sell online!’. The enthusiasm of business owners to ‘sell online’ is sometimes masked with their…


E go better: If you are a Nigerian with fair knowledge of the Pidgin English,chances are you must have used this phrase in one form or another. A phrase which has been the fuel that inspires Nigerians to succeed while also being the fuel that keeps Nigerians in a perpetual…


“If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.”― George Washington

“Freedom of speech does not protect you from the consequences of saying stupid shit”― Jim C. Hines

Just a few years ago, it would have been unimaginable to…


On February 27th, Nigeria reported her first first Coronavirus case , and since then, there has been a flurry of efforts from the government, private companies and individuals. Predictably, the Nigerian government in its habitual manner has thrown lots of of money at the epidemic. The nation is known to…


I have few things to say about Nigerian HRs and senior managers generally, including startup founders. Firstly, you are recruiting for skills and talents that you lack/need. So, let’s talk.

1. Stick to time.

I have heard stories where candidates come at stated time and rather than address them and…


“This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness”

Dalai Lama

For centuries, humans have always looked up to something higher, more powerful and sometimes intimidating to fear, honour or…


In Nigeria, tribal and religious affiliations are rated even higher than competence. This has not always been the story of Nigeria, the increase in tribal and religious hatred has been well highlighted with the actions of President Buhari.

Before the Civil War that lasted almost 3 years (1967–1970), the ethnicity…


Have You Eaten? The Nigerian Definition Of “Love/Care”

As a Nigerian, if you were given a Naira each time you are asked this question or vice versa, you would be on Forbes list by now…just a little below Aliko Dangote. So recently I have been pondering on the importance of…

Everest Nwagwu

Proud African| Communications and Marketing King| Football and Chess lover| Bolade’s lover.

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