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Diary of a Limitless Employee

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GETTING A JOB IS A JOB – Chapter2 Getting a job is indeed a job that requires years of learning and honing of skills to near perfection, but the job indeed is not the job, it is the preparation, the journey to the destination where an opportunity is never unexpected. – Abidemi Babaolowo Oderinlo The first time I learnt that “getting a job is a job” was in 2010 during our very own NYSC...

Diary of a Limitless Employee

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THE JOURNEY THAT NEVER BEGAN – Chapter1 “The journey that never began actually did began; it only didn’t start the way you wanted it. The paths are never as straight as you want it so follow the path before you and keep your goal in sight; it will take you there.” –Abidemi Babaolowo Oderinlo PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT The stories I am about share on this journey are true stories...

Trader Moni and the Silver Cycle

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In an average democratic clime or semblance of it, the election year is always a very interesting year. After the government might have gone to sleep six months after the previous election is won and the juicy offices and portfolio are shared, all parties are usually united in corruption, shaking hands and sharing the commonwealth of the people without rancour, leaving just the few that feeds on...

NIGERIA AIR! A PLAN TO GET IT WRONG AGAIN?

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I was involved in a near fatal accident in January 2017. I was rushed to Gbagada General Hospital and was rejected without any form of medical assessment because there was no bed or something, I was told I was conscious but I can’t remember A THING. The same thing happened at Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) until my bosom friend arrived and must have created a scene before a young...

Chike! Chimamanda! Chimobi and Others.

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I know a little bit about everything and that’s the problem with me. Whenever there is a conversation, I always jump out of the blues with my factual perspective, I submit assertions and arrive at conclusions without even listening enough or sampling other perspectives and experiences because as far as I am concerned, I already know what they know, maybe a little bit but it is good enough. This...

Buhari Is The Problem of Nigeria…

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"Buhari Is The Problem of Nigeria": I have Heard, But Wait............. Some ‘concerned’ Nigerians have sent me SMS, some even came to my office while some called. Their uniform question was “What did Buhari give you? Buhari is the problem of Nigeria…”. I agreed that we do have challenges, but this government, this Buhari’s Government can only be part of the...

Kaduna Yoghurt Man Becomes Millionaire For Giving Free Yoghurt 30Yrs Ago

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A hard-working, old man who has been selling Yoghurt on the streets of Kaduna for over 30 years has just been paid 3 Million Naira for the free Yoghurt he gave to a young customer 30 years ago. According to our own very Confused Scientist Williams J. Fortune who shared the story on his Facebook page, “A man on the street of Kaduna State who has been selling Yoghurt for the past 30 years has...

UNILAG Forte Oil Gas Station… The Biggest Unarmed Robbery Spot in Africa. Pt2.

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I somehow made it to the Forte Oil Gas Station in UNILAG to make my intentions known to the management with respect to being shortchanged yesterday when I bought petrol at the station. A queue was still in place but since I had no intention to buy fuel this time, I drove in and parked at a very distinct spot so no one will think I’m trying to jump the queue. I walked up to the office like...