The times we live in…

"Kaduna is relatively safe, they don't have much of the suicide bombings, what you mostly hear about is usually some community clashes or skirmishes involving the Fulani herdsmen." This was the popular sentiment shared by most inhabitants of Kaduna, a mantra I must have repeated to anyone who dared to…

17 days After….

The US Geological survey has recorded 5 earthquakes of magnitude 6 and above since the one that occurred¬† in Nepal on April 25th, but the worse seems to be the one that just occurred this morning, May 12. A¬†7.3 magnitude earthquake hit Nepal this morning less than 3 weeks after…

Pray For Baltimore…..

"Pray for Baltimore." This was the phrase that caught my attention and spurred the decision to find out about what was going on in Baltimore.... on April 12, 2015. 25 year old Freddie Gray, a young man with known criminal records mainly misdemeanor and drug-related offences was arrested in a…

The Himalayan Earthquake

  Date: April 25th, 2015 Earthquake, magnitude 7.8 hits Nepal, adjoining areas of India, China and Bangladesh. The earthquake triggers an avalanche on Mount Everest killing at least 18 people. It triggered another huge avalanche in Langtang valley where 250 people have been reported missing. A total of 8 million…