Tag Archive: Nigeria

Oct 06

Things Fall Apart (part 2) .. the Irish Episode

It was a surprise for me as much as to anybody who I met in Dublin that I arrived back so suddenly. My folks were not warned and as a result, my mother nearly dropped one of her grandchildren in shock. I think I will at least give some indication the next time. It was …

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Aug 04

Things fall apart.. visa style in Nigeria (Part 1)

The original title of this blog was “How (not) to get a visa for Nigeria” but in the mean time I have read a great and accessible novel by Chinua Achebe from Nigeria called “Things Fall Apart“ influenced by a poem by our very on WB Yeats. I guess it was not only the greatness of Guinness that …

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May 24

Sometimes you just have to give in…

It had to happen. You resist and resist and resist. Put your defences up. Focus your energy on something else… and the minute you let your guard down… it happens. You fall in Love. Ah… now your all thinking that its some majesty lady that has taken my heart and you all want the gossip …

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