Nyesom GIDEON Wike for a time like this (2)

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Nigeria is like the Biblical Jabez with sorrow sown in his DNA at birth. Regardless of how the VAT controversy ends, it won’t birth a sudden prosperous new beginning for the country. But it has opened the door for a fresh start that must start with the probing question: were we meant to be?

If a man was doing great before marriage and suddenly began to witness a slump in personal prosperity after settling into the nuptial, my Yoruba people are always quick to point at the ominous shape of the woman’s left foot. Such a wife becomes a target of the in-laws, especially if they heavily depend on her husband for sustenance. Such woman will only find peace in the marriage when the…



Source: Nigerian Tribune