Tagged ‘Okechukwu Ofili’

Ofilispeaks: More than Just Names, Meet the Boys called “Aluu 4″

Ofilispeaks: More than Just Names, Meet the Boys called “Aluu 4″

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013

On October 2012, I had the privilege to meet with Jane Toku-Mike… the mother of Lloyd  several days after her son had been fatally beaten and torched for a crime that he did not commit. I was nervous about the

Ofilispeaks: Leave It To God…The New Nigeria Bailout Plan

Ofilispeaks: Leave It To God…The New Nigeria Bailout Plan

Thursday, August 29th, 2013

So unless you have been living under a rock, you must have heard about the Ese Walter story. If not, google Ese Walter. Now back to the story…
Ese Walter on Thursday of last week alleged that she had an…

“How We Lost Our Capacity To Innovate” – Watch the TEDxYouth@Maitama Talk by Okechukwu Ofili

“How We Lost Our Capacity To Innovate” – Watch the TEDxYouth@Maitama Talk by Okechukwu Ofili

Monday, August 26th, 2013


Okechukwu Ofili is not a stranger to us at BellaNaija. In his talk at TEDxYouth@Maitama in Abuja, titled “How We Lost Our Capacity to Innovate…” Ofili speaks on Nigeria’s history as told him by his dad, the

A Toast to the Late Nigerian Literary Icon Chinua Achebe! Exclusive Photos of Wole Soyinka, Kemi Adetiba, Tolu Ogunlesi, Temi Dollface & More at the Event in Lagos

A Toast to the Late Nigerian Literary Icon Chinua Achebe! Exclusive Photos of Wole Soyinka, Kemi Adetiba, Tolu Ogunlesi, Temi Dollface & More at the Event in Lagos

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

Sesu Tilley-Gyado, Wana Udobang & Kemi Adetiba
Nigerian literary icon  Chinua Achebe was recently celebrated at the Freedom Park, Lagos on Thursday 18th July 2013 at an event tagged A Toast to an Extraordinary Life – Chinua Achebe.
Hosted

Ofilispeaks: Our History of Forgetting History

Ofilispeaks: Our History of Forgetting History

Wednesday, June 12th, 2013


The first time I heard about Biafra was while reading the Steve Jobs autobiography by Walter Isaacson. The second time I heard about it was while watching the Nigerian version of the Rick Ross “Hold Me Back” video.
To put

Ofilispeaks: As Simple as Conveyor Belts & Spelling Nationally

Ofilispeaks: As Simple as Conveyor Belts & Spelling Nationally

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

I had just checked in, cleared customs and got my baggage tagged. All that was left for me to do was to dump my luggage on the conveyor belt and then head to my departure gate.
But as I moved …

Step Up Your Game in 2013 with Goal Attainment Made Easy (G.A.M.E.) Boot Camp delivered by iamaCHAMP Limited – Saturday 15th December 2012

Step Up Your Game in 2013 with Goal Attainment Made Easy (G.A.M.E.) Boot Camp delivered by iamaCHAMP Limited – Saturday 15th December 2012

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

iamaCHAMP Limited, an organisation with the mission to create brands that inspire people to become champions globally has put together a program called Goals Attainment Made Easy (G.A.M.E.) Boot camp.
According to the Creative Director of iamaCHAMP Limited, Abiola …

Ofilispeaks: Our Dangerous Addiction To Intelligence II

Ofilispeaks: Our Dangerous Addiction To Intelligence II

Thursday, November 22nd, 2012

This is the concluding part to the article titled: Our Dangerous Addiction To Intelligence
…if number of educational degrees were directly proportional to a nations GDP, then Nigeria will be up there with the giants of the world; unfortunately, we

Ofilispeaks: Get Lazy & Stand A Chance To Win Big With Ofili’s Latest Book

Ofilispeaks: Get Lazy & Stand A Chance To Win Big With Ofili’s Latest Book

Thursday, June 28th, 2012

The brain behind the hilariously motivating book,  How Laziness Saved My Life   together with the publishers of the book, will be giving a lucky BellaNaija reader a sleek Blackberry 9930 (or $300), an Amazon Kindle Fire… (or $200) and other

“How Laziness Saved My Life” | Welcoming Ofili’s New Book

“How Laziness Saved My Life” | Welcoming Ofili’s New Book

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

Two years ago,  author, speaker and BN contributor Okechukwu Ofili shared his stupidity with the world in the hilariously successful “How Stupidity Saved My Life“. Everything seemed to be going well for the engineer turned blogger turned speaker, …

“How Stupidity Saved My Life” by Okechukwu Ofili

“How Stupidity Saved My Life” by Okechukwu Ofili

Monday, September 5th, 2011

One of the questions I get asked all the time is “How did Stupidity Save Your Life?” Finally I get to share the answer with
Nigeria…it all started in JSS2…
I moved my eyes to the class ranking