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  • The First Freedom Weekend Is Here, Finally, by Morak Babajide-Alabi
    Blog, Newspaper Column

    The First ‘Freedom’ Weekend Is Here, Finally

    by Morak Babajide-Alabi It is Friday and the end of the working week (for some). It is the start of the weekend. For some time in the recent past, we have got used to curling up on the sofa, catching up on the news, watching sports or just catching up with friends and relatives on…

  • Don't Throw The Face Mask Away, Yet, by Morak Babajide-Alabi
    Blog, Newspaper Column, THOUGHTS

    Don’t Throw The Face Mask Away, Yet

    by Morak Babajide-Alabi The government yesterday announced plans for easing the lockdown rules. Gradually, the July 19 Freedom Day seems to be moving towards becoming a reality. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has warned that the date is not a “jubilee” and, therefore, everyone should exercise caution. He said it “should not be taken as an…

  • Lockdown, Calendar Dates, Not Set In Stones, by Morak Babajide-Alabi
    Blog, Newspaper Column

    Lockdowns, Calendar Dates, Not Set In Stones

    by Morak Babajide-Alabi It is the start of the second half of the year. It is unbelievable that six months had gone by, just like that, in 2021. Looking back now, you wonder where the days, weeks, and months have all gone. It was like yesterday when we sent text messages of Happy New Year…

  • Birthday Reflections and The Reality of Time, by Morak Babajide-Alabi
    Blog, Newspaper Column

    Birthday Reflections and The Reality of Time

    by Morak Babajide-Alabi “Each new year of life added to your past, changing the way you viewed every new day, influencing how you reacted to everything from the simplest daily routines to complex events touching you, your family, and the world you lived in” — Paul Snyder Second by second, minute by minute, hour by…

  • A Prelude To The Tales of 2020, by Morak Babajide-Alabi
    Blog, Newspaper Column

    A Prelude To The Tales of 2020

    by Morak Babajide-Alabi The year 2020 has slipped into history. It has gone down as the most challenging year in recent times like no other. None of the past years has any semblance of what the world witnessed in 2020. It was a year when the unexpected happened. There was little or no solution to the numerous…

  • Buhari Needs A Heart, Not A Script, To Address Citizens, by Morak Babajide-Alabi
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    Buhari Needs A Heart, Not A Script, To Address Citizens

    By Morak Babajide-Alabi Where are the overzealous citizens who presented Muhammadu Buhari as the messiah? The man sent to save the ‘Giant of Africa’ Where are the individuals who relish in designating people of divergent opinions “Wailers?” Could the die-hard supporters who notified us that Buhari’s body language improved electricity generating capacity step forward, please?…

  • Obviously, Nigerian Leaders Have No Clue, by Morak Babajide-Alabi
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    Obviously, Nigerian Leaders Have No Clue

    By Morak Babajide-Alabi Is anyone wondering why the Nigerian government is at a loss on what to do in the present situation? Wonder no more. It is because the guys at the helm of affairs in the country have no plans for any reforms or development or anything, as long as it is not something…

  • From SARS To SWAT: A Cover Up Made Perfect, by Morak Babajide-Alabi
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    From SARS To SWAT: A Cover Up Made Perfect

    By Morak Babajide-Alabi   There is no doubt that the Nigerian Mohammadu Buhari government does not get the point of the demands the youths of Nigeria. The government is seeking available means to short change these demands. The Police Department is hard hearing and playing a smart game. The Inspector-General ‘disbanded’ the despicable Special Anti-Robbery…

  • Is Nigeria's Adapted Homegrown Political System The Problem? by Morak Babajide-Alabi
    Blog, Newspaper Column, Nigeria

    Is Nigeria’s Adapted Homegrown Political System The Problem?

    By Morak Babajide-Alabi The events in the Nigerian political circles in recent times have been profoundly depressing. There is nothing cheery about the news coming from the motherland. From the north to the south, the east to the west, they are sad stories, without any exception. The politicians who are supposed to be the carriers…

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    If Liam Fox is Nigerian

    I watch with real sympathy, Dr Liam Fox, the UK Defence Secretary. I grieve with him as he tries to clear himself by admitting mistakes were made.  His case is not made anything simple by the revelations of the individuals and firms that bankrolled his best man’s numerous trips in unofficial capacity as “Adviser to…

  • THOUGHTS

    Its Harvest Time

    It is the time of the year when we “celebrate” thanksgiving. Thanksgiving is synonymous with harvest. It is when the time when you are supposed to have the harvest of whatever you have sowed. After a hard look at your harvest, you now give thanks to the Almighty God for blessing your seed and causing…

  • THOUGHTS

    How do you sell your “wares”?

    In between watching XFactor and Strictly Come Dancing, my mind keeps wondering how easy for a nobody to become somebody. In this age now, there are many platforms for any talented individual to showcase his or her “wares”. Among the greatest platforms, apart from XFactor, American Idol and all the others, is YouTube. YouTube has…

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    Inspiring thoughts

    Dr Myles Munroe once said the wealthiest places in the world are not the gold mines of South America or the oil fields of Iraq or Iran. They’re not the diamond mines of South Africa or the banks of the world. The wealthiest place on the planet is just down the road. It is the…

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    Adieu Steve Jobs 1955 – 2011

    No time can be late to honour the late genius Steve Jobs. So i have therefore decided to put this down in his memory. In actual fact this blog, BABAJIDE, was inspired on the announcement of his death. I cannot explain how this came about, but immediately I heard the news of  his death I…

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    I seize this opportunity to welcome you to my blog – world, where I shall be musing randomly on many topics ranging from education to religion, socials to politics and any other thing that catches my fancy. Just like the tagline read, it is my blog – that is you will read more of what…

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I am an experienced Social Media practitioner with a strong passion for connecting with customers of brands. As part of a team, I presently work on the social media account of a leading European auto company. On this job, I have brought my vast experiences in journalism, marketing, search engine optimisation and branding to play.

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