Opinion

Young People’s Corner with Amarachi

Digital Generation Our Generation

By Amarachukwu Okpunobi To gain yourself  access to reading this piece, take few seconds and wish any girl child around you a happy girls child’s day. After you’ve done that, then you can read on. Every year the girl child is being celebrated globally. This was instituted since  1995, at the World Conference on Women in Beijing, where  the need ...

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World Innovators Day

By Amarachukwu Opkunobi Development comes when there is invention  and innovative ideas turned into reality. No system experiences positivity in any sector without Inventions. This clearly depicts how important Inventions and inventors are to human existence. This year, 29th September, 2021 marked the world inventors day. Hence this page gives a brief history of inventors and their Inventions as written ...

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Building an Effective Communication skill

By Amarachukwu Okpunobi Effective communication is a great tool that holds relationships and people’s together. How one speaks affects how the other understands, and how the other understands affects one’s actions.  Effective communication sounds like it should be instinctive. But all too often, when we try to communicate with others something goes astray. We say one thing, the other person ...

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Why You Shouldn’t Live with Hate

By Amarahukwu Okpunobi Hatred is a relatively stable feeling of intense dislike for another person, entity, or group. Hatred is distinct from short-lived feelings such as anger and disgust. While some forms of animosity may only manifest briefly and mildly, hatred is a form of active, ongoing hostility that often uses up significant emotional energy. When someone feels hatred for ...

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Building a fulfilling Relationship

By Amarachukwu Okpunobi We all have relationships. We have acquaintances, relatives, colleagues, neighbors and friends. However, for a large percentage of us, many of these relationships are not fulfilling. They are unfulfilling because they lack real strength and real depth. Unfortunately, in today’s society, we tend to have shallow, superficial relationships with others, and it’s extremely hard for this kind ...

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What Makes A Good Life

By Amarachukwu Okpunobi What keeps us healthy and happy as we go through life? If you were going to invest now in your future best self, where will you put your time and your energy?  The above  questions were thrown to the audience by Robert Waldinger during his talk on TEDx with topic ” what makes a good life”. He ...

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Get Comfortable Being Uncomfortable

By Amarachukwu Okpunobi I’m a professional troublemaker. As my job is to critique the world, the shoddy systems and the people who refuse to do better, as a writer, as a speaker, as a shady Nigerian. I feel like my purpose is to be this cat. I am the person who is looking at other people, like, “I need you ...

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Speaking up about Trauma

By Amarachukwu Okpunobi It is no doubt that sometimes we can’t control what happens in and out of our lives but how we react to those events is certainly under our control. Whether to stand or stay down, fall or rise, give up or keep our heads up high and furge ahead. It all depends on us. These events are ...

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Keeping the Brain Healthy

By Amarachukwu Okpunobi The brain is a unique organ in the human body. In this own capacity, it controls the actions and in actions of the body. Any alteration therefore in its physiology typically will cause one or more part of the body to malfunction, be it cognitive or otherwise. Hence, for a maximum productivity and creativity, the brain must ...

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Personal Development

By Amarachukwu Okpunobi No one succeeds without developing. No one grows without deciding to grow. In this part of the world, one need not others to keep pushing one self to self development, but oneself to push oneself. In this piece, Sherrie Campbell, a psychologist dishes out essential instruments necessary for personal development. Hope you find it instrumental The most ...

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