Nigerians are some of the least environmentally friendly people I know. Man, woman and child, we toss garbage out of our moving cars. We unwrap items and let the packaging fall where we stand. We then innocently wonder why our roads flood when it rains. Where other countries are trying to cut back on plastic bag usage (Wales, for instance,…
We then give our ineptitude a veneer of respectability by calling it ‘Hustling.’
We are forever creating slivers of divisions where none should be.
This week I was once again reminded about the cotton candy consistency of some Nigerian jobs.
You see, I just need a ring for protection. Not pepper spray, not a taser, a ring.