Author: Chude Jideonwo

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 ...

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? ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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. ...

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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