MMM: The Fool and His Money Are Parted By Yinka Odumakin

MMM Founder 1

Those who were in Lagos around 1991-2 would remember Forum Finance located on Allen Avenue in Ikeja, a company that employed a number of young men and women in flashy cars going about town duping the gullible of their hard earned money. Its famous advert was "Forum go double your money! It paid outrageous returns to its earlier investors and this made many fools to part with their money. By the time the bubble burst, it was sorrow and tears for thousands of unwary who lost their fortunes to the Ponzi scheme.

The Morning after Christmas By REUBEN ABATI


“Comme ci, comme ca”
“What’s that?”
“I am speaking French. You mean you don’t even understand elementary French?”

The Spiritual Side of Aso Villa By REUBEN ABATI


People tend to be alarmed when the Nigerian Presidency takes certain decisions. They don’t think the decision makes sense. Sometimes, they wonder if something has not gone wrong with the thinking process at that highest level of the country.