Essays / Generic

Can colonialism still be blamed for Africa’s problems today or should Africans take responsibility for the poor management of their count…

Answer by Ayo Sogunro: Manufacturers have a legal duty of care to the ultimate consumers of their products if it is not possible for defects to be identified before the goods are received — Donoghue v Stevenson [1932] All ER Rep 1 The colonial governments manufactured modern Africa. Yet, the wonder is that modern Africa … Continue reading

Essays / Generic

WITH APOLOGIES TO MY GAY FRIENDS | AN EPISTLE BY AYO SOGUNRO

Dear Gay Friend So Recently Traumatised By An Insensitive Law Opening Lines Permit me a couple of indulgences before I proceed. First, I use the term “gay” generically, mindful of the fact that this term is reserved specifically for that classifications of sexuality known as male homosexuality. However, throughout the course of this writing, allow … Continue reading

Essays / Generic / The Pontifical Papers

NOW THAT YOU WANT TO MARRY | A FEW POINTERS by Ayo Sogunro

The Proposal Getting married, as someone has pointed out, is easier than getting a driver’s license. Consequently, a whole lot of people “get married” without much thought. However, the consequences of an accidental marriage are far reaching to the individual than unsteady driving. When we say, “accidental marriage”, as used in this paragraph, we mean, … Continue reading