It’s Been Five Years Of Blogging!

It’s Been Five Years Of Blogging!

Hey hey hey! (Remember this?) I started writing on omobolaji.com on the 8th of January, 2015 and it's hard to believe that five whole years have passed since then! On the blog, I opened up like I had never done before. I wrote about my struggles and wins. I wrote about the time I had only N145 on me when I returned to Nigeria from Ghana and how God sent me an angel who helped me out. I wrote about the struggle to pay my fees during some semesters and how God told me that He was going to pay it all in full. I wrote about my past and how God's grace rescued me from a meaningless life. Oh,…
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Interview with Dumebi: Though bad behaviour can be explained, it cannot be excused.

Interview with Dumebi: Though bad behaviour can be explained, it cannot be excused.

Mobolaji: Hello ma'am. Thank you for joining us today! Dumebi: It's a pleasure to be here. Thank you for having me. Mobolaji: Please, briefly tell us about yourself and what you represent. Dumebi:‎ I am a teacher, a librarian and an author known for my social activism, often mirrored through my writings of oppression, women's rights and empowerment. Telling women’s stories, giving their plight and their successes whenever I can is what motivates me everyday to do the work I do. I am an editor of Women of Rubies and also the convener of Just Us Girls Summit (JUGS), an annual workshop providing mentor programs for pre-teen and teenage girls. I am also the Creative Director for Glows and Sparkles,…
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PraiseLetter 28 – Frances Okoro.

PraiseLetter 28 – Frances Okoro.

Even the thought of writing this letter makes me smile... So Daddy, you know this past week was a pretty "somehow" week for me... but we pulled through! With amazing news and great turn around no less! But, what thrills me is that even before the great news came, I had already told Bolaji that I wanted to write a praise letter to you... You know what that means already right? Awwww, I am excited to see that I could praise you even before I got the great news! If that makes me happy... if this growth in my walk with you makes me this happy, then I can only imagine how glad it makes you :-) (more…)
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