Dele Ajaja


Nigerian-born author, former staff of TELL Magazine, and co-publisher of the defunct June 12 Magazine, lives in the United States.

"Like a pack of slipshod swimmers in the open sea, people without discipline drift aimlessly in society. The tides carry them south when they should be heading north. Talent expires, beauty fades, and success fritters away without discipline" - Dele Ajaja in THE HIDDEN TREASURES IN GRAY HAIR - Adults' Golden Words of Wisdom.

Stories from Dele Ajaja

Robert Gabriel Mugabe

“The demise of your contemporary is an indication of what could happen to you” – a Yoruba adage.

"Somehow, someone, somewhere rekindled my faith, hope, and trust in Nigeria. An older friend of mine told me the story of a Nigerian senior police officer who did something out of the blues – something unusual;

Run, Jonathan Run
I can bet anything that President Jonathan Goodluck of Nigeria is yet to know about this one week old online magazine.
President Goodluck Jonathan
They are arguably some of the most passionate, ingenious, talented, and hardworking people in the modern world
Dr. Olu Agunloye
The media and the Nigerian public had hailed Dr. Olu Agunloye
James Ibori
CLARIFICATION: I’m neither a prophet nor a psychic. I’m an ordinary Christian who doesn’t aspire to be a prophet.
Late General Sani Abacha

Many African nations secured their independence from the colonial European powers in the 1960s.

national assembly nigeria
Two scores and ten years ago, Nigeria secured her independence from the United Kingdom with pomp and pageantry.
Students at a Ghanaian school

“More and more I feel that the people of ill will have used time much more effectively than have the people of good will.

Everything about Colonel Mu’ammaru Abu Minyar al-Gaddafi seems endless and perplexing.
Mount Kilimanjaro
From north to south, east to west, the awe-inspiring mountains of Africa to the frothy oceans that straddle the continent, the scenic plateaus to the stunning waterfalls, the teeming coastal mangroves
Lagos, Nigeria   Nairobi, Kenya   Johannesburg, S. Africa   Cairo, Egypt

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