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TO TELL OR NOT TO TELL?

Friday and Saturday evenings are usually busy periods around the hostel. The hostel environments are usually as busy as a bee hive. Cars coming in and driving out, girls and guys standing outside in groups and cliques and a lot of hustle bustle. I was single so I spent most weekends in my room or [...]

By | May 18th, 2018|LIFESTYLE|1 Comment

FIGHTING BOOK PIRACY

My lectures for the day had just finished and I was excited to go back to the hostel to relax.  As I strolled out of the lecture room, I heard Emem, one of my course mates call me from across the hall. "Edidiong!' I stopped and turned. "Please I want to come to your room [...]

By | May 15th, 2018|LIFESTYLE|0 Comments

THE PRESSURE COOKER: BOOK REVIEW

“The Pressure Cooker: Lessons from a Woman at Work” is a book written by Nkiru Olumide-Ojo. This book is published by Narrative Landscape Press in 2017 and has nine chapters and 111 pages. The author gives advice to women on how to climb the corporate ladder as well as combining work with marriage and motherhood. [...]

By | May 12th, 2018|LIFESTYLE|0 Comments

PEPPER THEM GANG

Diana (pronounced as Di-ah-na), is my friend, roommate and course mate. I met her during my fresher’s registration and we clicked instantly. She is a very friendly person unlike me that is reserved and a little bit anti-social. She combines her studies with working as an usher for an event management company in Uyo. During [...]

By | May 8th, 2018|LIFESTYLE|1 Comment

VICTORIA’S STUNT: BOOK REVIEW

Victoria’s Stunt: Book Review The first book I read in April 2018 was Victoria’s Stunt by Daphyne Chiamaka Okezie. It is an 83 paged ebook which I won in a giveaway by the author for a comment I made on her Facebook post.   Plot Victoria’s Stunt is a novel narrating the story of the [...]

By | April 24th, 2018|LIFESTYLE|0 Comments

THE PERFECT IDEA

I left Dr. Udofia’s office to hear that a departmental congress had been scheduled for the next day. Departmental congress was usually a time where both lecturers and students of the department gathered together to address issues affecting either and both of them. An idea popped into my head and I rushed to the lecture [...]

By | April 13th, 2018|LIFESTYLE|0 Comments