IJEKUJE

During my recent Lagos trip, it was great to see all my friends I hadn’t seen in a while. Every one tried to take me to all the happening joints. Yellow Chilli, Coldstone, Buka hut, Debonairs pizza and even one coded bar like that in Ikeja that my friend Busola and I had to use…

PLATFORM DIARY

I havn’t blogged for a couple of weeks, was away in Nigeria. I went to attend a wedding, other events and also see friends. Remind me to tell you about the wedding later. Network wasn’t particularly friendly, so I decided to wait till I got back. I’ll give you all the gist that went down…

RUN. baby. RUN

Today, I went for my usual run and it was different. Different in that it was a new route and new running shoes. I am presently in my home country Nigeria for a few weeks and I decided not to destroy my exercise pattern. So I figured a 30minutes running route in the Lekki area…

LIVING IN ROMANIA

Today on eclectictope’s Feature, the spotlight is on Ayo Alabi, as he writes on what it’s like living as a Nigerian in the far away country of Romania. Enjoy!!! So I study medicine in a country called Romania and in a city called Craiova. Remembering the name of the city was not an easy task…

SHORT STORY

When I first used to go to Lagos, I used to go like a regular Nigerian citizen. I say regular because Lagosians are not regular Nigerian citizens, trust me. I always went with the same sweetness with which you go to Calabar or Akure or Osogbo. But very recently, I have noticed, that a certain type…

TREND ALERT; DRESS AND TRAINERS

So there’s this new trend I have noticed, especially with “oyinbo” girls. A lovely dress, and trainers. If you think about the look in your head, it might not particularly fly, because we are all familiar with complementing dresses with high heels. This trend actually looks good, but in a very very weird way. I haven’t…

WAKABOUT

Generally, I don’t enjoy travelling. By any means. Road, air, water, any. I fell ill on most travel when I was a kid. I rarely look forward to travelling. Most times, I wish I could shut my eyes, open them and be at a certain destination, because its not the trip in itself that wears…