Author: Farouk Martins Aresa

Loan Sharks 20% Interest Kills Local Businesses & Jobs  

Saturday, February 6, 2016
How can small businesses make profit or create jobs in countries with loan interest rate around twenty percent? When it is about high-risk business and individuals, bank may justify such outrageous lending rate to cover their high probability loss. But any rate above twenty percent to businesses; ar ...

Men Share The Frustration Of Super Moms

Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Can anyone have it all, men or women? Some brave women have come out against the labels that they are some super humans with great careers, best cooks in the kitchen, finest maids in the house and some whore in bed. When a mother told her daughter she has to have all that to be successful. Sh ...

Love To Spend Dollar & Pounds But Hate Buru Job

Saturday, January 30, 2016
Bureau De Change round tripping is far worse than monkey dey work baboon dey chop. They represent the rich and powerful taking advantage of Peoples Foreign Reserve. Praises must first and foremost be given to hard working men, women and especially children forced into labor for variety of reasons ...

Throwing Fire Cocktails To Burn Down Family House

Saturday, January 23, 2016
There was an old song by Kenny Tone basically singing that it is the people that are bad not the world they live in. Anyone that claims they are confounded by the lack of development in Africa must be fooling himself if he cannot point to man-made disasters by Africans. Crimes by people, who called ...

Divided Biafra Cannot Stand

Tuesday, January 19, 2016
This close relative of ours made a passionate plea sometime ago that it is better for each ethnic group to go its own way than to stay together by tulasi killing one another. It rsquo;s like a wife pleading to leave an abuser rather than stay with him and get killed from one of those viole ...

Cash And Carry Bureaucrats Guzzled Foreign Income Dry 

Monday, January 11, 2016
We once watched as this physically challenged man struggled in a motorized wheel chair to get himself into Western Union office in order to send money to relatives in East Africa. He could not be a rich man, probably sharing his little disability payments with someone he considered less fortunat ...

Bill Cosby Has Already Lost Without Proof Of Criminal Guilt

Tuesday, January 5, 2016
The sexual harassment case against Bill Cosby by about fifty different women has now finally taken a different turn into a criminal prosecution. It became a political football during election by two rivals for the District Attorney regarding one that was soft on prosecuting Bill Cosby and the ot ...

Parallel & Black Market Compete With Central Bank

Wednesday, December 30, 2015
The father of a household told his family that his income has been cut in half and every member of the family must cut down on expenses by half: forgo frivolous spending, delay their wants for what is vital and needed for survival of the family. Few of the children grumbled but the mother compla ...

Get Foreign Loans From African Looters Not Imf

Wednesday, December 23, 2015
There was this nightmare about a family that was robbed. He was taken to the Police Station to identify some of his robbers. He could not see any of those that ldquo;visited rdquo; his home. On the way out, he was introduced to Sergeant-in Charge. When their eyes met, the man fainted. It was the ...

Africans Cannot But Our Land Grabbers Can Feed The World

Friday, December 18, 2015
When we were little kids growing up in Africa, parents usually told us that our land is so blessed; seeds can grow anywhere because we are situated around the tropical region. In other words Africa has the most fertile and arable land all year round. So there should be no famine in Africa th ...

Like Play Like Fire Like Too Many Dead Bodies

Saturday, December 5, 2015
Have we been so desensitized on human suffering from too many dead bodies that collateral damages make no difference? We use Koran, Bible, Prophets; highly qualified professionals like doctors and lawyers to cover-up the evil of Jihad, Crusade, Police shootings and Army collateral damages. Eye witne ...

Push Only Us Troops Into Syria & Nigeria Just To Be Faulted 

Friday, November 20, 2015
Do we need international strike force nimble enough to strike ISIS or Boko Haram everywhere? Boko kill more people in Nigeria than ISIS killed in all countries in 2014. The President of United States has the best military tacticians on where to strike. But it is difficult to destroy all guerrilla ...

Diversity 2015 Has Winners And Some Losers

Friday, November 13, 2015
Late Pierre Trudeau was a popular Prime Minister of Canada until 1984. He outfoxed Joe Who (Mr. Clark) in 1980 election after 8 months stay in Opposition. The son, the new Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said it is 2015. The year is important in his response to a reporter rsquo;s question on why his c ...
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