Why QWERTY are the first letters on modern keyboard

Christopher Latham Shole invented the QWERTY keyboard arrangement, making it the first letters in modern keyboards. Prior to the 1870s when Shole changed the keyboard arrangement, letters on the keyboard were arranged in alphabetical order. Currently, the alphabet starts with QWERTY on a typewriter, computer keyboard and obviously on smart phones keyboard […] Why QWERTY… Read More Why QWERTY are the first letters on modern keyboard

The Mental Break (A Short Story)

I was only thirteen when I contemplated suicide, the idea seemed so enticing. My bullies, my problems, and my pain would all be left behind. My tears would be dried and erased with the blood of no tomorrow. Even then I knew I needed help, but I hid it. The Mental Break (A Short Story)

Structure of Nigerian traditional society and leadership before the colonial era

Nigeria’s traditional society and leadership before the colonial era have been categorized as undemocratic. This is as a result of some missing elements of democracy which include election, rule of law, and a constitution. However, the Nigerian traditional society was governed by different forms of traditional leadership. This also influenced the kind of traditional society… Read More Structure of Nigerian traditional society and leadership before the colonial era

Three Lessons To Understand Before Starting Up A Business

Yong Kim, CEO and Cofounder at Wonolo, shares three things every entrepreneur should consider before starting a business; speaking out of his experience of starting Wonolo. “Starting Wonolo has been the scariest, the hardest, and the craziest thing I have done in my career. However, I cannot imagine doing anything else, and I believe I am… Read More Three Lessons To Understand Before Starting Up A Business

How to deal with the fake people in your life

Ethnic militia groups have become a major part of Nigeria’s present political landscape. Often inflicting or threatening to inflict violence for political and economic advantage; the activities of ethnic militias are not new to Nigeria. However, the ferocity with which these violent attacks have occurred since the enthronement of the present democratic rule has made… Read More How to deal with the fake people in your life

How Pepsi survived in a Coca-Cola dominated market

Before the Second World War, Coca-Cola dominated America soft drink industry. There was really no second place firm worth mentioning. “Pepsi raised hardly a flicker of recognition in coke’s consciousness.” Pepsi-Cola was a newer drink that cost less to manufacture and whose taste thought to be less satisfying than coke. Its major selling point was… Read More How Pepsi survived in a Coca-Cola dominated market

Summary & Themes of the poem – A government driver on his retirement

This is a poem where its persona started in a celebratory tone having completed his mandatory thirty-five years of services in the employ of the government as a driver or (its variant in other sectors), and now duly rewarded. The twist of fate is his decision to celebrate his freedom from civil servitude, enjoy the… Read More Summary & Themes of the poem – A government driver on his retirement