Author: Chude Jideonwo

Proportion
Chude JideonwoSeptember 15, 2018

Come and carry your pedestal, biko | The Daily Vulnerable

  When others respect you or love you, or in other ways hold you in esteem, there is always the temptation for them ...

Proportion
Chude JideonwoSeptember 7, 2018

The Daily Vulnerable: Perfect

People like perfect stories, Friend. Be careful. “I haven’t had any alcohol in 5 years,” for instance. But are you ...

Proportion
Chude JideonwoAugust 31, 2018

Daily Vulnerable: “Your post inspired me to reach out to a former nanny”

I am always excited to receive feedback on how these newsletters are helping you in your journeys. Once a month, ...

Proportion
Chude JideonwoAugust 24, 2018

The Daily Vulnerable – Road rage

The other day I was driving back from church when someone who wasn’t being considerate blocked off our side of ...

Proportion
Chude JideonwoAugust 16, 2018

The Daily Vulnerable: “I have no baggage”

Immediately I said it, I did a double-take. Something about it came from deep inside me. I had just arrived Lagos ...

Proportion
Chude JideonwoAugust 2, 2018

The Daily Vulnerable: “I am annoyed”

The moment has been stuck in my head ever since. It was 17 years ago. I had just won my ...

Proportion
Chude JideonwoJuly 27, 2018

The Daily Vulnerable: Nothing human is alien to me

Him: And you made a statement on how only those who have deep emotions can reach deep or something like that? ...

Proportion
Chude JideonwoMay 25, 2018

The Daily Vulnerable: Feedback Friday: “Who knew I had this all held up in me?”

It was my post about the loss of my father that triggered this email from a reader. The human mind ...

Proportion
Chude JideonwoMay 17, 2018

The Daily Vulnerable: “I’d like to spend today crying”

I received the most human message I ever got, yesterday, from a dear friend. I want to share it with ...

Proportion
Chude JideonwoMay 4, 2018

The Daily Vulnerable: “I am afraid of failing”; a reader’s response

 I get a minimum of 50 emails on my The Daily Vulnerable account each month, and we are just in ...

Proportion
Chude JideonwoApril 13, 2018

The Daily Vulnerable: I spend most of my days in pain

I spend most of my days in pain… I deal with high blood pressure. I have had it since I ...

Proportion
Chude JideonwoMarch 20, 2018

International Happiness Day: Nigeria is a very unhappy country, but it’s not because of poverty

Satish Kumar is one of my favourite people in the world. He is an Indian monk and editor, more famous ...

Proportion
Chude JideonwoMarch 14, 2016

Redefining PR with Chude Jideonwo: Let’s have a conversation about ‘Empowerment PR’

Last year, a bank invited me as Keynote Speaker at a get-ready-for-work conference. I accepted because speaking to young people ...

Proportion
Chude JideonwoMarch 7, 2016

Chude Jideonwo: Many years ago, I made a friend in Adebola Williams

My car had broken down, for the umpteenth time, on the high way. This was a car I bought under ...

Proportion
Chude JideonwoFebruary 22, 2016

Chude Jideonwo: The trouble with reality-TV-show kind of PR

I had a spirited conversation two days ago with a journalist friend. His complaint happened to be something I have ...

Proportion
Chude JideonwoFebruary 2, 2016

‘Who tax don epp?’ | Chude Jideonwo on taxation, governance, democracy and development

I remember being a law student at the University of Lagos. The law of taxation was my worst course. I ...

Proportion
Chude JideonwoDecember 31, 2015

Chude Jideonwo profiles David Oyedepo: The bishop is not a pastor (Y/YNaija Person of the Year 2015 Nominee)

There is plenty to be said about Bishop David Olaniyan Oyedepo. He rides a private jet, owns plenty of those ...

Proportion
Chude JideonwoAugust 17, 2015

For Peter Bello, who I didn’t know, and never met

Eulogies are good things; they are moments of clarity. They are moments of reflection. Therefore, they are moments of truth. ...

Proportion
Chude JideonwoJune 29, 2015

Chude Jideonwo: The extraordinary factors that make the impossible possible

Can we try some honesty? Many of us see Nigeria as a vision killer. We say it to our husbands, ...

Proportion
Chude JideonwoMay 29, 2015

Chude Jideonwo: Why today – and President Buhari – made me cry

This morning, my team member, Oluwatobi Soyombo and I sat in the office, and discharged our final responsibility to the ...

Proportion
Chude JideonwoMay 16, 2012

YNaija Editorial: It’s time for Buhari to pass the mic

The real tragedy of course is this: the only three viable options for national leadership are the People’s Democratic Party ...

cool good eh love2 cute confused notgood numb disgusting fail