Ask Me About Good Food (MY EGGLESS VANILLA CAKE)

INGREDIENTS FLOUR – 1 Cup SUGAR – 2 Tablespoonfulls BUTTER/VEG.OIL – 2 Tablespoonfulls/4 Tablespoonfulls VANILLA FLAVOUR –  1 Teaspoonfull SALT – A pinch MILK (POWDERED) – 1 Heaped Tablespoonfull BAKING POWDER – 1 Teaspoonfull HALF CUP OF WATER METHOD Cream butter/veg.oil and sugar In another bowl, mix flour and baking powder Add a pinch of…

RELIGION AS A CENTREPEICE FOR DEVELOPMENT: THE EGYPTIAN EXAMPLE

Religion is a system of beliefs and opinions concerning the nature, existence and worship of a divine being, a deity who is involved in the universe and human life. The belief system of any society is always central to their existence. World over, the way a people’s society has turned out over the years has…

B’A KU L’A D’ERE

(For Gani Fawehinmi) He was a thorn in their flesh The fishbone in their throat The meddlesome interloper Gbaranmi deleru, Abelekun sunkun In and out of jail A threat to national security Wrongly accused Persecuted by his own A relentless fighter The cat with nine lives The conscience of the nation The scourge of irresponsible…

MOTHER IS ROSE

Mother got me a rose From aunty London’s garden Fiery pink and warm Sweet and beautiful all the way A rose by any other name Will smell as sweet they say Sister, friend, teacher, angel She is many things to me Mother is a rose From heaven’s lovely garden Mellow brown and warm Sweet and…

THE DOMESTICATION OF MUNACHI: A REVIEW

Haunted by the dismal memory of an adulterous father caught in the act and the inauspicious realities of an arranged marriage, Munachi, the second daughter and child in a family of four takes off on her wedding morn, plunging everyone and everything into chaos and disrupting the pretended peace and tranquility hitherto prevalent in her home and world. Her action sets a number of events in motion that eventually culminate in the entire family’s rediscovery of itself as a family and the members thereof as individual persons.