“Aw for Do” and Freetown’s Urban Poor

It is no secret that most of these disasters and epidemics, are completely avoidable and can be controlled with efficient and effective programs. The slum communities of Kroo Bay, Moa Wharf, Dwozark ,and Susan’s Bay-to name a few, have been the assumed recipients of Government interventionist programs-and have still remained the same to date. These projects have either been under-funded

Smell

Open Sewers Earth after rain Olele Grilled Fish Fried Plantain The Forbidden Street Food Sweat Stale Sweat Tension Bustle Huslte Car exhaust fumes Misery Joy Hope Death Life Stray Dogs Freetown People.

Is Africa helping Africa?

We are not as united as we care to think. Take it from Sierra Leoneans,Liberians and Guineans,who have had to  watch Cubans,Chinese,Americans,British,French,etc,basically everybody else,come to their aid and help in providing assistance during this dreadful Ebola outbreak…and wonder…”but where are our own ‘brothers and sisters’ “. This should be a wake up call that we are only…

Letter from the Apologetic African

I am so sorry Ma’am, so sorry Sir, for offending you. This wretched madness of ingratitude at your benevolence  is not typical of the 1.111 billion people I represent. Before we go any further, allow me to smooth out my accent for your convenience and roll my nonexistent rrrrrr properly. I really have to prractice…

What now? or What later?-to be more accurate

So,Senior year is almost here,and I’ve started going through some serious self questioning about life after Wooster,and what path I should take,because I am that one person who plans way ahead of …my life. Being in Brazil has exposed me to a lot of issues that tie into discrimination,abject poverty,and racism.Contrary to popular belief that…