Stepping Into Greatness [2]

In the first post, Stepping Into Greatness [1], we looked at the following C’s necessary for greatness – Conceptualization And Conception, Content, Commitment, Choices, Character. In this post, we look at Capacity, Competence, Confidence and Courage, Charisma and Chemistry, Contact and Connections C6 – Capacity Capacity means how much you can handle. In Genesis 24:12, Rebecca […]

Stepping Into Greatness [1]

This is part of the lecture I gave at the Edo East District Men’s convention in Benin City, South-South Nigeria, in October 2019. Greatness, as a noun, means the quality of being great; eminence or distinction. “Greatness is a concept of a state of superiority affecting a person or object in a particular place or […]

Glow In The Dark: The Power Of Knowledge

I recently spoke in the Refined Species Convention of the The Refined People’s Assembly on The Power of Knowledge and Becoming a Financial Giant. Lessons of Life God created man in His own image and likeness. That is to say that man had all the attributes of God, albeit in a miniaturized form. God is all-knowing, but […]

Secrets Of Academic Excellence

Study and be eager and do your utmost to present yourself to God approved (tested by trial), a workman who has no cause to be ashamed, correctly analyzing and accurately dividing [rightly handling and skillfully teaching] the Word of Truth. 2 Timothy 2:15 [AMPC]. On June 7th, 2014, I finished a master’s degree program in Public Administration from the department of […]

SOS4 Visit To Unity School Agbarho—The Challenges Of The Education Sector

Our SOS4 campaign took us to Unity School Agbarho, Delta State, on Tuesday, February 12. As we visit different schools, I’ve been making some observations. 1. There is a lot of infrastructural decay. Many of our public schools have dilapidated buildings. Several of these buildings were built several years ago. The quality of work done […]

Attaining Academic Excellence—SOS4

Speaking Yesterday at Government College, Ughelli, on Attaining Academic Excellence in continuation of the SOS4 Campaign. We are having a problem in Ughelli and environs: students are no longer interested in schooling or reading their books. Even if you arrange extra lessons for them, they either come late or they will not attend. A lot […]

The Deposit of God in You

Genesis 4:17b (MSG) says, “He then built a city and named it after his son, Enoch“. The previous verses show how God, Himself, cursed Cain. Despite that he was still able to build a city. How did he get capital? How did he get raw materials? There was an inherent ability in him that was […]

The R’s to Unlocking the Power of Knowledge

In the first post on The Power of Knowledge, we looked at the meanings of knowledge and power, and how knowledge translates to power. In this continuing post, we’ll look at how to unlock the Power in Knowledge. To unlock the power of knowledge, it must have the attributes described below. 1. Relevant Knowledge Text: […]

The Power To Acquire Knowledge (Lessons From My Teacher)

When I was in Form Three at Government College, Ughelli, my Geography teacher made a profound statement that has helped form my life. Mr. Bamuza, a very fine Ijaw man said, “valuable as knowledge is, the power to acquire it, independently, is more valuable”. This statement shaped my approach to the quest for knowledge. Coming […]