Musings · Thoughts

Crises Do Not Come in Turns

Like a joke, June July is upon us. Like a joke, half the year is gone reminding us once again, that time really doesn't wait. One of my favourite quotes come to mind, If you think you don't have time, it gets worse with time.- Unknown Source The world has literally been brought to it's… Continue reading Crises Do Not Come in Turns

Thoughts

To Post Or Not To Post

February this year marked twenty years since my mother passed away. That's almost all my life. As significant as this is, I've spent even more time than usual wondering how different my life would have been if she was here. And I’ll tell you a secret - I've caught myself feeling sad that I don't… Continue reading To Post Or Not To Post

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The Glorification of Female Virginity

What does virginity mean to you? Does a female come to mind when you think of virginity? Or do you think of a 'loose' woman? Image by mohamed Hassan from Pixabay A Gender in Peace and Conflict module I took during my Master's program involved very long and interesting discussions and readings on gender in conflict.… Continue reading The Glorification of Female Virginity

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When a ‘Sinking Ship’ Provides Safety

When a sinking ship provides safety, it points to the need for some serious examination. As a result of the displacement caused by various armed non-state actors in Nigeria, thousands of Nigerian have begun to seek refuge in neighbouring countries. This is in addition to the additional number applying for asylum further away. Yet, Nigeria… Continue reading When a ‘Sinking Ship’ Provides Safety