e-Makaranta

I just cannot let go my desire to see Hausa language become more vibrant, popular, having all scientific books translated to Hausa etc. I recently stumbled upon an idea of having an e-school which I termed e-Makaranta under my project called “Sabon Karni” (New Millenium). You can find this e-Makaranta here. The main aim of e-Makaranta…

2012: Getting started already

It is yet another brand new year, 2012. I managed to come back to my personal blog and give it a little touch-up, being lazy as usual, I used wordpress and theme by contexture, it is so nice, slick, and clean to my eyes at least. Start going through the website by going to my…

Almajirai, Blessing or Nuisance?

The word “Almajirai” is a Hausa word derived from the Arabic word “Al Muhajirun” which literally means ‘The Immigrants’ in English. Perhaps the definition of Immigrants can vary from the purpose of the migration. In this context, the Al Muhajiruns are immigrants in search of knowledge where ever they can find it. The Hadith of…

The Fall And Rise of PDP in Kano

When PDP lost its status in the 2003 general elections in Kano, I was wondering how with all the supporters, virtue and strength of the party in the state, a mere ANPP won the state thanks to the party’s presidential candidate, General Muhammadu Buhari whose influence in the state is very high and people like…

Achaba, a disaster waiting to happen?

Achaba or Okada as called in some parts of the country are motorcycle riders commuting people from one place to another mostly within an urban area for a negotiated fare. Tenderly, Achaba or Okada has become one of the Jobs available freely to so many percentages of the Nigerian unemployed youths, including University Graduates, and…