An election is a democratic means of choosing leaders and representatives to form a government. Democracy is popularly defined as the government of the people by the people and for the people. As opposed to military or autocratic regime. Continue reading “Finnish Vs Nigerian Elections”
One of the first things a person notices in a new environment is the peoples’ attitudes, be it positive or negative, spoken or not.
It didn’t take me a long time to notice Finns’ honesty and simplicity, among other virtues. Continue reading “Is There A Limit To A Finn’s Honesty?”
This inspirational song has become one of my favorites gospel songs in recent time.
The lyrics is inspiring as well as uplifting. Listening to encouraging songs and words is like medicine to a troubled mind. Continue reading “Ebezina”
One of the first things you will notice as a foreigner in Finland is, besides the long freezing winter and darkness, the fact that Finns are humble to a fault.
You will hardly hear a Finn boasting of her achievement , knowledge or possession. A person who is a leader or boss of a company may causally tell you that she works in the company, or that she is part of a team. It is only when you probe further that you’ll find out her position.
The above advice is for anyone who is living is below their dreams. Don’t give up on your aspiration because of your circumstances, don’t settle for less.
Never let the stories of people who couldn’t achieve their dreams deter you from pursuing yours. You need not lower your standard because of the stories of failure and under achievement you hear around you. Continue reading “Don’t Settle for Less!”