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Now, My Watch Has Ended

Over the past one year as the Developer Student Club Lead, I have worked with amazing individuals who have helped me in my path. I have also received a lot of support. From the best program manager in the world, Daddy Auwal MS to the amazing staff of the University of Lagos—Dr. V Odumuyiwa, Dr….

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WordPress for Beginners Bootcamp

Over the past few years, WordPress has empowered me in many ways. From giving me a platform to share my story to being a member of the community to making a few cash from it and now, doing what I love the most with one of the biggest companies in the WordPress ecosystem. For this…

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Midnight Starter Pack

Miracle – Noodles, Egg, bread, pancake, drink Onaopemipo – Garri, Biscuit, Yoghurt Kruse – bread and akara Faruq – Coco pops, cornflakes or, in times of scarcity, I just mix powder milk and water and drink Abayo – Eba and efo

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How do you handle fame?

I do my thing as I want without thinking of what someone else will say. Know that some people will not like you no matter what you do. Also, the world doesn’t have a conspiracy against you. Even if they do, do not pay attention to it. Just try to be the best you can…

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On charging clients.

Charging clients is a delicate matter. There’s no one size fits all. It differs from person to person. Here’s my approach to things. Have a base pricing per hour. This can go from as low as 1 naira per hour to as high as you like. Be able to break down what is required of…

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On parents, laptops and doing nothing.

Often times, because parents are a part of the older generation, they do not know what we go through. They do not know what WhatsApp is or Facebook is and definitely do not understand why you are sitted in front of your laptop everyday. Here are a few tips to help: Be of your best…

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On the matter of jobs

On the matter of jobs, tbh, there is a lack of good software developers who knows their skill. How do I know this? I manage about 2k+ developers directly in the ecosystem and I still find it hard to hire outside of a core circle of people. Here’s what you can do: Volunteer. Most of…