Saving Nigeria: One Step At a Time

The journey to the New Nigeria will obviously be a very long one. We however take solace in that the journey has begun (or so it seems). The schools have started taking the first steps to save Nigeria. Even though these are baby steps, the effects are reverberating nationally. In the words of the Chinese philosopher Laozi, “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.”

Emotional Wellness: The Key to a Longer and Fulfilling Life

There has never been a time we need emotional wellness more than now. Statistics from the World Health Organization (W.H.O) support this viewpoint. For instance, in the last quarter of 2012, the W.H.O reported “… Approximately one million people worldwide die by suicide each year. This corresponds to one death by suicide every 40 seconds.” A figure the organization claimed accounted for more deaths than wars and murders put together!

Diligence, Reward and The Pursuit of God

Being diligent is being conscientious in paying attention to a task; it is the act of giving the degree of care required in a given situation. It also means to show persevering determination to do a task. A diligent person doesn't give up on a task just because she encounters obstacles. No! When it is a worthy cause she pursue it until she sees what she’s looking for.